Stephanie Elana Duris is a Yoga Therapist certified through The
American Yoga Academy and a registered teacher with The Yoga Alliance.
She is an honors graduate Cum Laude with a degree in Communications
from Seton Hall University. She taught as an assistant adjunct professor
of the Asian Studies course, Zen & Yoga, at Seton Hall University.
She has also taught yoga at various heath clubs, spas, corporations as well
as her private clientele. She studies at length and incorporates in her teaching Meditation, Reiki, Ayurveda, Mind/Body Medicine, Qi Gong, Tai Chi, and Anatomy & Physiology.
She taught Yoga Teacher Trainer classes with Claire E. Diab, founder of The American Yoga Academy where her partnership with The American Yoga Academy was extended to involve specialized event planning of yoga seminars for 20-40 individuals.
Stephanie travels extensively between the United States and Japan, cultivating her knowledge of Asian culture. She is a certified Reiki Master through The International Center for Reiki Training and is actively pursuing her
Doctorate degree in Naturopathic Medicine.
Honors & Certifications:
*Internationally recognized certified yoga instructor registered through
The Yoga Alliance.
*Registered/Certified Yoga Teacher Trainer
*Instruct and educate students to become safe, proficient yoga teachers.
*Consult and instruct a 60 student, three-credit Zen and Yoga course at
Seton Hall University.
*Develop and administer weekly assignments and major examinations.
*Lecture and educate students in an effort to improve their quality of life.
*Create and teach specialized yoga classes for Girl Scout Troops,
the elderly, & children with ADD.
*Valedictorian graduate of AYA graduating class of 2000.
*Certified in Foundations of Tea Levels I & II at Tea Association of the
Specialty Tea Institute NYC ()
*Certified in the First Degree in the Usui System of Natural Healing Reiki.
*Completion of Raindrop Massage Therapy Training at Starseed Yoga Center.
Classes taught at:
*The American Yoga Academy
*Seton Hall University
*The Short Hills Hilton
*Motion Fitness Health Club
*New Providence Recreation Center
*Serenity Spa of Warren
*Gold Medal Fitness
*Dun & Bradstreet