Buteyko Breathing Practitioners
Buteyko Sunshine Coast and Vancouver BC, Canada
Christine Byrne became a Buteyko practitioner due to her family history of severe asthma and emphysema. She is based in Vancouver, Canada and runs a busy practice. She is also co author with Patrick McKeown on the first Buteyko book in Canada called Stop Asthma Naturally. Christine completed her training in August 2006 and has dedicated herself to spreading the word of the Buteyko method in Canada. Trained by Patrick McKeown from Buteyko Clinic International in 2006. Christine’s clinic can be found at.
Christine is a member of the Buteyko Breathing Educators Association (BBEA)
Buteyko British Columbia
Micha Rogg – Buteyko Breathing Teacher
Micha is a passionate thai masseur, meditator and yoga teacher. He has travelled the world since 1991 in search of a cure for his asthmatic condition. Yoga and meditation greatly improved his health but when in the spring of 2012 he came across “asthma free – naturally” and put the Buteyko method into practise he was finally able to reverse his life-long asthmatic condition. In April 2013, convinced of the efficacy of the Buteyko method, he travelled to Ireland and trained with Patrick Mc Keown. Micha lives on one of the southern gulf islands in BC, Canada where he now teaches the Buteyko method to individuals and groups. He also started to teach the Buteyko method in Mexico where he travels during the winter months.
Howard Tseng – Vancouver BC
Howard has a background in Biomedical Engineer from the University of Toronto. He collaborates with his ENT Doctor father in exploring, learning, and promoting of natural therapeutic methods for breathing and sleeping related issues. Howard received his training from Patrick in 2011, he has also served as a board director of the Buteyko Breathing Educator Association (BBEA). Howard is based in Vancouver, BC., he teaches privately and also at local community centres.
Alex Ostojic – Greater Toronto Area
Alex’s professional background is in information technology management. He believes in restoring one’s health using natural modalities.
Alex trained with Patrick McKeown to become a Buteyko practitioner after learning about the method’s effectiveness. The health benefits are especially visible when the Buteyko method is combined with ALF (Advanced Lightwire Functional) therapy or other complementary natural treatments.
Melissa Campagnolo – Toronto, ON
Melissa Campagnolo is a Certified Yoga Therapist and Buteyko Educator based in Toronto, Canada. She has been teaching yoga since 2000, adapting yoga for individual needs. She works with people who have chronic health conditions, helping them work towards optimal wellness using personalised yoga, breathing, and meditation practices. Encouraging people to reflect on habits (including breathing habits) that help and hinder wellness is an important part of her work. Melissa finds the Buteyko Clinic Method is incredibly beneficial for her clients. She teaches the Buteyko method to individuals and groups.