Buteyko Breathing Instructors – Michigan
Mindy Eisenberg – Franklin
Mindy Eisenberg, MHSA, C-IAYT is the Founder and Director of Yoga Moves MS, which is a nonprofit dedicated to improving the quality of life for individuals with MS, and Parkinson’s Disease.
She is the author of Adaptive Yoga Moves Any Body, created for individuals with MS and neuromuscular conditions and Adaptive Yoga Cards, daily yoga moves for all ages and abilities. Mindy has provided yoga therapy to individuals with mobility challenges for over fifteen years and thrives on building mighty community for her students and families.
She is a Qualified Mindfulness-Based Stress reduction teacher. Her experience as a health care administrator at the University of Michigan Medical Center contributes to her ability to bring the Yoga Moves philosophy of healing and the importance of the mind-body relationship to the health care arena.
Mindy has a Bachelor of Science from Northwestern University and a Master of Health Services Administration from the University of Michigan. Mindy presents nationally for several MS, corporate and yoga organizations and offers adaptive yoga teacher trainings.
Mindy is excited to teach Buteyko. While typically working with adults, she welcomes the opportunity to help kids and has a special interest in helping those with sleep apnea and asthma.
Michelle Richards – Shelby Township
Michelle Richards, M.A., CCC-SLP, TSLI, CLC, CTRP is a licensed speech-language pathologist with over 20 years experience and training in orofacial myofunctional therapy. She attended Michigan State University for undergraduate and graduate degrees in Speech-Language Pathology. She holds a Michigan Teaching Certificate as a Teacher for the Speech-Language Impaired with a minor in Psychology. She holds the Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). She is a certified lactation consultant (CLC) to help the youngest patients improve their health, oral motor, and craniofacial development. Michelle is a Certified Trauma and Resilience Practitioner (CTRP).
Michelle has a passion to help others receive individualized care. She specializes in treating tethered oral tissues (TOTs), pediatric feeding disorders, and orofacial myofunctional disorders to all ages. Michelle works closely with dentists, orthodontists, and otolaryngologists to develop the best patient outcomes. Her use of Buteyko Breathing exercises have been exceptional in reducing anxiety and stress, improving athletic performance, and improving sleep.
She provides virtual, in-home, or in-daycare treatment throughout Michigan with an opportunity to pursue insurance reimbursement. She also provides coaching to parents, teachers, and clinicians.
A self help Buteyko Breathing course is available on DVD. The Buteyko DVD is the complete instruction as presented by Buteyko instructor and author Patrick McKeown. During the two hour DVD, Patrick instructs five adults and two children how to sucessfully apply the Buteyko Breathing Therapy.
The DVD Buteyko set includes 2 hour DVD, a detailed training book, CD and follow up support. The total cost of Buteyko DVD which includes shipping to anywhere in the USD or Canada is 50 US dollars. For further information including some free video segments is available from www.ButeykoDVD.com