Valerie Alken (RYT500) is a passionate yoga- and dance instructor who has been dancing and performing for almost her entire lifetime. She is a qualified instructor with over 17 years experience of teaching Salsa and other dance styles.
She dedicated herself to the practice, study and teaching of yoga and intuitive healing arts since 2008 when she discovered its joys and benefits.
She's been both teaching and studying in the Netherlands, Brazil, Miami, Cuba, India and Thailand, under various renowned teachers and holistic practitioners.
In all of her teachings she seeks to bring complementary practices, including yoga, meditation, pranayama and in depth knowledge and respect for ancient healing traditions.
Combining her passion for dance and yoga, she has created Ochun Yoga Flow, which is an infusion of dance flowing with a meditative yoga sequence that deeply connects with soulful Afro-Cuban rhythms.