Name: Mary-Lou Hogarth
Business: AHIMSA YOGA with Mary-Lou
Location: North East Victoria Tawonga/ Mount Beauty/ Bright
Specialities: Yoga therapist and teacher with a specific interest in yoga for the mind and using creative practices within the visual arts to inform a yoga practice
Fee or Exchange: $100 per hour
Method (s): Initially face to face during which time we will develop a program together which may include other forms of communication
Name: Cherise Vallet
Business: Thrive Therapeutic Yoga + Mindfulness
Location: McLaren Vale area, Adelaide, South Australia
Specialities: Hatha yoga – extensive study and experience teaching, interest in the brain-body connection and modern research into the effects of regular yoga on health and wellbeing. Mindfulness meditation – trained to run MBSR course, with individuals, and development of corporate training. Strong personal practice in this area as well as yoga. Yoga Therapy – trained and experience with developing individualised practices that utilise all the ‘tools’ of yoga to address specific health goals, using the manomaya kosha model. I am interested in the ‘open’ style of mentoring, though if the curriculum needs were specific to any of the intensive training I’ve done, I’d be interested in assisting with that.
Fee or Exchange: $120 per hour (negotiable)
Method (s): Face-to-face is always great; but I’ve had great experiences with Zoom or Skype calls in this context as well, so happy to do that.
Name: Suzanne Swan
Location: Auchenflower, QLD
Specialities: Prenatal Yoga, Postnatal Yoga, Baby Yoga, Active Birth Yoga, Training Provider
Fee or Exchange: $95 per hour
Method (s): Face to face, Skype or Phone
Name: Flo Fenton
Business: Intouch Yoga Byron Bay
Location: Suffolk Park/Byron Bay NSW
Specialities: I specialise in; teaching of asana in intelligent steps-modifying asanas, using props, adjusting skills teaching of pranayama-progression etc working with prana in asana and pranayama practice yoga as therapy meditation techniques yoga Nidra-practice and teaching of mantra practice and use in teaching I am happy to do either open or curriculum-based. Training provider
Fee or Exchange: $90.00 per hour
Method (s): Face to face or phone
Name: Tracy Armstrong
Business: Tracy Armstrong Yoga
Location: Townsville Qld
Specialities: Modification of asanas, sequencing, alignment, adjusting; class planning, managing groups with varying issues Curriculum-based mentoring – supervision of trainee teaching and assisting in class One-to-one professional consultation Group mentoring – small group sessions for new teachers that have similar needs or issues.
Fee or Exchange: $100 hourly fee Discounted packages available $50 per person Group sessions
Method (s): Face to Face, Skype and Telephone
Name: Caroline Giles
Business: Experience Yoga
Location: Brighton, Victoria
Specialities: Traditional hatha yoga, teaching all the limbs of yoga; Yoga Therapy and small group therapeutic sessions, including restorative; privates; staying authentic in a small yoga business.
Fee or Exchange: $100 per hour
Method (s): ALL
Name: Marian Cavanagh
Location: Queensland, Gold Coast, Coolangatta
Specialities: restorative yoga, open mentoring
Fee or Exchange: $100 an hour, exchanges considered
Method (s): face to face or video call
Name: Chandrika Gibson
Business: Surya Health
Location: Banksia Grove, (Perth northern suburbs), Western Australia
Specialities: Specialty cancer and chronic illness support, accessible yoga, yoga therapy, Both open and curriculum based mentoring available, Training Provider
Fee or Exchange: Fees $150/hour for employed, $120/hour for unemployed, Free attendance at yoga classes, Discounted attendance at workshops and some training sessions.
Method (s): Zoom/facetime or face-to-face
Name: Eleni Kidis (Kyrpigikidis)
Business: Yogahari Healing
Location: Thornbury, Melbourne
Specialities: Pranayama, yoga for trauma and mental health, working one-on-one with students, yoga philosophy, meditation. Open mentoring. Training Provider
Fee or Exchange: $130 per hour
Method (s): All types. Please note that I am also a psychotherapist and provide online services as well, so feel very comfortable using skype and phone.
Name: George Neofitou
Business: Yogaplex Yoga School
Location: Upwey Victoria 3158 Regular secondary location NSW Northern Tablelands Armidale/Dorrigo.
Specialities: Ultimate Back Care. Disability experience both physical & mental. Yoga Therapy. Advanced includes Iyengar & Ashtanga series 1 & 2. Bhagavad Gita merged into the modern world, Satsang. Guided Meditation, chakra focus. Either open or curriculum.
Fee or Exchange: $110 per hour, negotiated for multiple hours. Free brief informal sessions.
Method (s): Any by arrangement.
Name: Satyen (Thomas Schmitz)
Location: Spearwood 6163, WA
Specialities: Trauma-informed Yoga, Therapeutic Yoga, Hatha Yoga, Individual sessions through SE Somatic Experiencing.
Fee or Exchange: $90 per hour or $70 concession rate
Method (s): face-to-face individual or small group sessions, skype
Name: Eve Grzybowski
Business: The Yoga Shed
Location: Mitchells Island NSW, Midcoast near Taree
Specialities: Yoga in a Palliative Care setting, Working with Older Adults, Adjusting, Sequencing Classes, Restorative Yoga, Working with Props, Self-Care
Fee or Exchange: $75 per hour
Method (s): Face-to-face, skype, zoom and phone
Name: Satyamo Judy Roberts
Business: Yoga Sound & Song
Location: Tasmania, Hobart also by phone
Specialities: Use of sound and music within yoga, meditation, personal growth and self-care. Counselling principles. Use of ritual. General yoga teaching, planning class practice sequence.
Fee or Exchange: Negotiable
Method (s): face-to-face, skype or phone
Name: Belinda Burke
Location: Victoria, Melbourne, Hawthorn
Specialities: Open based mentoring
Fee or Exchange: $100 per hour
Method (s): Face-to-face, phone, email, SMS, skype as needed
Name: Swami Jasraj Puri
Location: 53 Lucinda Street Taringa, Brisbane. 4068. Queensland.
Specialities: Meditation (self-inquiry and chakra) Yoga Philosophy (particularly Yoga Sutras, Upanishads and Bhagavadgita) – explained in a practical, easy to understand manner. Mentoring is open and according to the student, although in philosophy it may be based on suitable texts.
Fee or Exchange: $120/hour. Exchanges considered. Initial discussion free.
Method (s): Face to face, skype or Viber.
Name: Lauren Tober
Business: Dr. Lauren Tober
Location: Offic2, 102 Stuart Street, Mullumbimby, NSW 2482
Specialities: Psychology, Mental Health/iRest, Training Provider
Fee or Exchange: $190 plus GST
Method (s): Face-to-face, video, phone
Name: Rut Frohlich
Business: Harjinder Kaur
Location: NSW, Central Coast, Erina
Specialities: Kundalini Yoga, Applying Kundalini Yoga therapeutically, PTSD, Professional Trainer for Teacher Training, Kundalini Yoga Pregnancy Yoga, Children’s Yoga, Personal Growth and Self-Care
Fee or Exchange: $100 / $85 Concession Potential Exchanges are considered.
Method (s): Face to Face, Skype, Zoom, Phone
Name: Gina Macauley
Location: Bendigo, VIC face to face and Zoom
Specialities: iRest Yoga Nidra, setting up and running a studio/yoga business, teaching online (including equipment and technical set up) personal practice, yoga teacher training, running workshops and retreats, yoga therapy, anatomy, teaching to different abilities. I am a regionally based teacher but often travel to Melbourne. I currently mentor people in Ballarat and Melbourne as well as Bendigo and surrounding areas successfully. Open mentoring (all areas) and Curriculum-based mentoring. Training provider
Fee or Exchange: $70
Method (s): Face to face, zoom, phone.
Name: Alison Verbruggen
Business: Soul Therapy
Location: Gold Coast, QLD
Specialities: Hatha Yoga, Yoga for Seniors, Yoga for Disabled, Yoga for Back Pain, Breath Therapy for Anxiety and stress release.
Fee or Exchange: Fee charged but negotiable
Method (s): face-to-face, zoom or phone
Name: Rachel Nokes
Business: Ray of Light
Location: Bulli, NSW
Specialities: Yoga therapy, philosophy, mantra, chanting, working 1;1, program design and development
Fee or Exchange: $130 per hour
Method (s): Face to face or online via zoom
Name: Jill Harris
Business:Kyo Yoga & Healing
Location: Ocean Grove, Victoria (Bellarine Peninsula – around Geelong region)
Specialities: Krishnamacharya lineage including chanting, yoga philosophy, therapeutic yoga and mental health, personal practice progression.
Fee or Exchange: $90 per session (approx 1 hr)
Method (s): Face to face or via Zoom/Skype.
Name: Cate Peterson
Business: Yoga Hive, Get off your Asana, Seasonal Yoga Treats
Location: Zoom/Skype available but based between Sydney and the South Coast ( Milton )
Specialities: Japanese Yoga. This can be curriculum based on the 5 seasons and presented on-line or one to one or a more general mentoring experience based on the needs of the Mentee. Yoga and Social Activism. This can be based on the 7 part series of Yoga in Action, which is a modified version of the US curriculum, more applicable to Australia or a more general mentoring experience based on the needs of the Mentee.
Fee or Exchange: I am happy to provide services as a direct swap ..one hour of mentoring for two hours assistance with YogaHive or Get Off Your Asana or alternately $70 per hour.
Method (s): face to face or Zoom/Skype are fine
Name: Amanda Vilenica-Field
Business: Juma Health & Yoga
Location: 9 Windmill Street Tarragindi, Brisbane, Queensland, 4107
Fee or Exchange: $90 per hour
Method (s): I am available to mentor in all capacities.
Name: Charley Hickey
Business: Charley Yoga
Location: Fremantle WA
Specialties: Therapeutic yoga, yoga for insomnia, yoga for pain, one on one mentoring, small group mentoring Setting up classes/business/advertising guidance
Fee or Exchange: $120 per hour or the occasional small group mentoring packages (prices vary)
Method (s): face to face, skype/zoom
Name: Kate Pell
Business: Bowral Yoga Studio
Location: Bowral, NSW, 2576
Specialities: I am happy to chat with anyone who needs support. Once we have connected it will be obvious whether I need to refer you on or am able to assist you. I love to work with teachers newer to teaching as their profession. Happy to guide with self-development or how easier to sequence and teach a class. Phone calls or direct contact is best.
Fee or Exchange: Free or exchange of skills or money. Happy to work with those in financial difficulty
Method (s): Face-to-face or Phone
Name: Rachel Zinman
Business: Rachel Zinman Yoga
Location: Byron Bay, NSW
Specialities: Yoga for chronic Illness, Sequencing, Adjusting, Alignment, How to bring Ayurveda into your classes. How to incorporate yoga philosophy into your classes. How to teach one on ones, how to teach yoga workshops, how to meet different abilities in a group class, How to teach meditation and pranayama. My preferred mentoring style is open but I do have some curriculum-based work.
Fee or Exchange: I charge $100 per hour. If student books in for 5 mentoring sessions $400. Open to exchanges if applicable. Open to free offerings if in a group online webinar setting
Method (s): Zoom video or face to face when I am in Australia ( 6 months of the year)
Name: Tina Shettigara
Business: Yoga Spirit Studios
Location: South Australia Adelaide western suburbs, Torrensville
Specialities: Movement practices – hatha yoga and somatics in style of Thomas Hanna Meditation – Certified teacher of iRest® Yoga Nidra Other curriculum areas – knowledgeable in history and philosophy of yoga and yogic physiology Business – studio director since 2010.
Fee or Exchange: $90 per hour (some room for negotiation depending on circumstances)
Method (s): In person, phone, skype negotiable
Name: Lisa Pollard
Registered Teacher – Mindfulness Institute of Australia & New Zealand
Business: Lisa Pollard
Location: New Lambton, NSW 2305
Specialities: MBSR Facilitator & Cert IV Yoga & recent 20 hours Pranayam Teacher Training. Senior Teacher Meditation Australia. Endorsed by the Gawler Foundation. Relax & Renew Trainer. Restorative Yoga Teacher. Open Mentoring.
Fee or Exchange: $150 per hour EFT or Paypal
Method (s): Face-to-face or via Skype
Name: Tracey Whiting
Business: YOGAembrace & Wellbeing
Location: Blue Mountains & Surrounds
Specialities: Yoga (all styles) Yoga Therapy Special demographics
Fee or Exchange: $75 per session
Method (s): Face to Face, phone, email
Name: Mischa Telford
Business: Earth Sky Yoga
Location: Vaucluse NSW 2030
Specialities: Supporting emerging teachers & yoga therapists to find their uniquely creative way to teach yoga. I offer a safe, nurturing relationship within which to explore your growing edge as a teacher
Fee or Exchange: $100/hour
New Mentee Intro Deal: Book 5 sessions for $300
Method (s): Face to Face or Online / Zoom
Name: Astrid Pickup
Business: Gaia Yoga
Location: Thornleigh NSW 2120
Specialities: Class management, practical teaching, hatha yoga, children, teaching skills, modifications, curriculum based on IYTA teachings
Fee or Exchange: I have never charged for my time as a mentor as I consider it part of the service for our IYTA course students. I also have offered advice to non-IYTA teachers, again no charge.
Method (s): Face to face and skype
Name: Karli Dettman
Business: Karli Health Centre Pty. Ltd.
Location: Blackburn, VIC 3130
Specialities: Yoga therapy based, individual work, deaf and hard of hearing educator, workshop interactive types.
Fee or Exchange: $156 per hour but happy to negotiate. I get this rate for one to one counselling with deaf adults through NDIS.
Method (s): face-to-face, skype or text. Will need Auslan interpreter for hearing students who do not know Auslan (Australia Sign Language).
Name: Abby Ward
Business: Adelaide Natural Health
Location: Adelaide, SA
Specialities: Specialised training in disability studies, 1:1 yoga and meditation. Open, unstructured mentoring.
Fee or Exchange: No fee. Exchange accepted (not expected).
Method (s): Face to face is possible. Skype or phone preferred.
Name: Meagan Walker
Business:Meagan Walker Yoga Therapist
Location: Emerald. Central Queensland 4720
Specialities: Knowledge and experience in philosophical and practical yoga approaches for a wide range of clients. Personal interest in helping clients / new teachers discover or deepen their yogic life. As an Occupational Therapist in training and a Yoga Therapist, I may be able to assist in curriculum based mentoring as well as open mentoring sessions.
Fee or Exchange: $90 per hour
Method (s): Zoom, Skype, Microsoft Teams, Face-to-Face, Telephone
Name: Amelia Disspain
Business: Yoga Bellingen
Location: Bellingen, NSW and Mid North Coast NSW
Specialities: Teaching yoga, sequencing, assisting and adjusting, managing injuries, teaching group classes, teaching private classes , theming classes, self care for yoga teachers informed by Ayurveda, meditation , pranayama, sustainable practice for teachers.
Fee or Exchange: 2 week Bali immersion plus 6 months weekly mentoring (150hr training) $3750 60 min mentoring sessions $80 each weekly or fortnightly sessions for 3-6 months at a $70 per session
Method (s): Face to face in Sydney or Bellingen Skype or phone
Name: Annette Loudon
Business: Penguin Hills Yoga and Pilates
Location: Penguin, Tasmania
Specialities: yoga therapy yoga and lymphoedema/lipoedema yoga and the immune system/chronic illness yoga and pain yoga and breast cancer
Fee or Exchange: members of my courses receive it as part of my courses. others = $100.00 per hour.
Method (s): face-to-face, phone and skype, email, whatever works for the individual.
Name: Leigh Wood
Business: yoga leigh
Location: Tea Gardens, NSW 2324 Rozelle, NSW 2039
Specialities: Open – business practice Curriculum design
Fee or Exchange: Free
Method (s): F2F or Skype
Name: Scott Nailer
Business: Suriya Yoga
Location: Adelaide South Australia
Specialities: Informal mentor
Fee or Exchange: Normal class charge if involved in class
Method (s): As required
Name: Gabrielle Boswell
Business: Yoga with Gabrielle
Location: Croydon Hills, Victoria
Specialities: iRest Yoga Nidra, Meditation, Functional Anatomy and Principles of Movement, Themes and creativity in class planning, Developing a personal practice, Running yoga retreats, offering an integrated practice. Open or curriculum based mentoring available. Training provider
Fee or Exchange: $110 per hour
Method (s): Face to Face, Phone or Zoom