Deb has been teaching Yoga for over 30 years to students of all ages and backgrounds. She has been practicing as a Reiki provider for the last ten years. Deb has taught Yoga and trained in Canada, as well as the United States. In the past three years, she has trained and made a study and practice of incorporating Yoga and Reiki for Trauma, including; helping students with anxiety, depression, and drug and alcohol recovery. Deb uses strategies of Hatha Yoga poses, aromatherapy, chakra balancing, grounding, and meditation to meet the needs of her students.
Completed workshops include; “Bringing Trauma-Informed Yoga into Mental Health Clinical Practice”, with Joan Lutz, Yoga for Anxiety with Yoga on High in Columbus, Ohio, and Ayurveda for Anxiety at the Ayurveda Institute in Columbus, Ohio. Deborah is a graduate from Ashland University; B.S. Physical Education & Kinesiology, M.Ed., as well as Reiki Advanced Practitioner, 200 RYT Yoga Instructor, and a natural gift for Chakra Balancing. She is married to Mike McDaniel (for 40 years), has two married children, Matthew and Gabrielle, and two therapy dogs, Maddy and McKensey.