Mercedes is a Yoga Alliance 220 hr Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher and 500 hr Advanced Registered Yoga Teacher. She is also a certified AcroYoga Teacher, Reiki level 3 certified and Thai massage practitioner based in Antigua, Guatemala.
She has been a teacher for 14 years, 5 years in yoga. In addition to regular and private classes, she facilitates workshops, retreats and teacher trainings around the world. She loves to travel and has practiced and taught yoga in amazing places and spaces.
She is interested in, and practices, a variety of styles of yoga including Hatha, Vinyasa, Karma Yoga, Yin, Restorative, and AcroYoga. She is passionate about continuing her yoga education both personally and professionally and has studied with several different yoga schools. She incorporates her passion of healing arts into the practice through sharing tips on safety and alignment, as well as energetic balancing and bodywork through assists. Her mission is to create a safe space for creative exploration while teaching with a nurturing style. Her intention is to inspire learning and growth in the practice and for students and clients to leave feeling better than when they arrived.