RSVP Policy: If you are interested in registering for one of our classes, you must first reserve your place. Because of the popularity and demand for each class, a 7-person limit is instated.
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Yoga at the Salerno Center will include:
Linda Alvarez is a certified yoga teacher and medical student. After finishing her bachelors degree and first half of medical school at the prestigious Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education, she received her 200-hour yoga teacher training from Sacred Sounds Yoga. This past summer, Linda decided to delay her third year of medical school at New York Medical College to study yoga, meditation, and the ancient medical practice of Ayurveda. Linda has been trained in pre and post-natal yoga, restorative yoga, therapeutic yoga and chair yoga. Linda has also focused on the medical aspect of yoga, and has studied yoga for the lymphatic, immune, circulatory and nervous systems. Along with her adult training, Linda is a certified kids yoga teacher through the Urban Yoga Foundation. Linda teaches in a unique style that combines her medical knowledge with her love of yoga.
Linda Alvarez is currently the manager and Director of Ayurvedic Studies at the Urban Yoga Foundation, a non-profit organization that brings yoga and the holistic arts to underserved communities throughout New York City. Through the Urban Yoga Foundation, Linda has taught yoga to the US National Guard and has provided yoga through the American Heart Association’s Tu Corazon Latino Summit, the Mt. Sinai Go Red Campaign Health Fair, and Yankees’ Fan Fest on the Intrepid. Currently, Linda Alvarez serves on the Passion Committee for the American Heart Association’s Go Red campaign and has been featured in the New Physician Magazine in their piece on nontraditional medical students.