Joni was first introduced to meditation in Boulder Colorado in 1984, and was trained with Hanna Kroeger in nutrition, herbs, and natural healing. She received her 200 hour certification with Jeannie Laslo at Red Door Yoga and is a registered Yoga Teacher with the Yoga Alliance. Joni continues to broaden her knowledge of Yoga by receiving her certification to teach Children's Yoga with Mira Binzen, Global Family Yoga and to teach Yoga Therapy in Private Lessons through Jeannie Laslo, ERYT. Joni recently received a certification with the Vedic Conservatory for Thai-Yoga Bodywork, a great complement to yoga. She was drawn to the physical, mental, and spiritual aspects of yoga and meditation, and focuses on deep relaxation, lowering stress, increasing creativity, and attaining inner happiness and peace.