Certified Forrest Yoga Teacher & Yoga Nidra Specialist, Chicago, USA
Allison English, Forrest Yoga certified instructor and Level 1 iRest Trained Teacher, is the former National Manager of Content and Education for Pure Yoga (US) and a former Group Fitness Manager for Equinox. She was voted “Best Yoga Instructor – Chicago” in 2008. Allison is also the creator of the globally known and award winning “Yoga+Travel” app – a program dedicated to providing yoga classes to students when they are on the road.
Illuminating the Path to Personal Practice
She holds a B.A. in Anthropology and a B.A. in Italian from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. She currently works as a business consultant for Forrest Yoga, and as a sought after yoga presenter and teacher trainer around the world. She has been teaching yoga for the past 11 years, and studying the discipline intensely for the last 17 years. She found yoga as a teenager while recovering from a serious sports injury, and stayed with it through a dizzying array of life’s experiences, transitions, and traumas.
In The Presence of Peace
Allison travels as an assistant teacher to Ana Forrest and teaches regular classes and workshops in Chicago and around the United States. She leads yoga retreats, teacher training, and conference sessions all over the world. Allison is known for her expert knowledge of the human body, the energetics of the practices of yoga, clear and engaging class sequencing and ability to work with all levels of practitioner and many types of injuries/conditions.
Allison also has clear communication skills, and crazy fun sense of humour. A trained hands-on-healer and energy-worker in the practices of Forrest Yoga, Allison’s expertise has appeared in such publications as SELF magazine, Today’s Chicago Woman, and The Chicago Tribune.
Allison’s Big Web Workshops