CREDENTIALS

“I am committed and passionate in discovering safer, conscious, healthier and more joyful ways of living our lives. I chose to make this a lifetime journey…”

DJW

Debra started her extensive education in health, wellbeing, movement and beauty in 1987. She is fortunate to have studied under some of the most prolific Teachers, Sages and Speakers of our times. She attends extensive trainings, conferences and events across the globe on Yoga, Meditation, Longevity, Aromatherapy, Nutrition, Raw Food, Science and various other modalities. Debra works with people from all walks of life, ages and backgrounds. Some of her clients have included the late Ryan Cox (South African professional road racing cyclist), wives of Inter Milan football club, two of Italy’s leading fashion houses and many corporations. Highly regarded by the medical community, she is known for her enthusiastic, fun, intuitive, caring, holistic, yet often “CANDID” and “RADICAL” approach to wellbeing and beauty.

 

CREDENTIALS AT A GLANCE:

LIFE COACHING

  • Life coach training – level 5 Dip. with NLP (UK) ongoing

MOVEMENT, MEDITATION AND YOGA

  • IST Diploma Sports Therapy Massage and Nutrition
  • Prana Flow®. 650 hour (Shiva Rea Samudra School of Global Living)
  • Seven Spiritual Laws of Yoga Teacher (Deepak Chopra)
  • Primordial Sound Meditation Teacher (Deepak Chopra)
  • Divine Sleep® Yoga Nidra (Jennifer Reis)
  • Experiential anatomy for Yoga (Gary Carter)
  • Ayurveda Lifestyle Consultant (Maria Garre – The Ayurvedic Institute)
  • 40-50 hour trainings with Donna Farhi, Matthew Sanford, Max Strom, Catherine Annis
  • Yin Yoga teacher training workshops with Paul and Suzzee Grilley (80 HRS), Sarah Powers
  • Chi Ball™
  • Yin Yoga Level 1+2 Teacher Training (USA)

NUTRITION

  • Raw Magic Advanced Living Food Course
  • Associate Chef and Instructor (Living Light Culinary School of Arts)
  • Pastry Arts Unbaked™ (Living Light)
  • The Science of Raw Food Nutritional Educator (Living Light)
  • Living Foods Certification (Ann Wigmore Institute)

COACHING / ENERGY HEALING

  • EFT Level 1-3 (on going) Add On

MERRITHEW PILATES™ SERIES

  • Advanced Matwork, Reformer, Cadiallac, Chair and Barrels
  • Injuries and Special Populations
  • Foundation Barre Training (USA)
  • Pilates for Athletes, Dancers and Golfers

AROMATHERAPY

  • International Aromatherapy Certification (PIA)
  • Clinical Aromatherapy (Penny Price School of Aromatherapy – Ongoing)
  • Advanced Essential Oil Diploma (NHR)
  • Advanced Certification in Natural Perfumery (Institute of Traditional Herbal Medicine and aromatherapy)
  • Natural Skincare Product Making Workshop (Sue Lincoln School of Holistic Therapies)

GYROTONIC ® SERIES

  • GYROTONIC® level 1
  • GYROTONIC®Level  2
  • GYROKINESIS® level 1
  • Therapeutic Applications for Shoulder, Pelvic Girdle, Hip Replacement and Scoliosis
  • Applications for Rejuvenating Hands and Feet
  • Applications for Pre-Post Natal
  • Applications for Golfers, Dancers, and High Level Athletes