Meet Our Team
Lisa Bennett Matkin
Lisa is a yoga therapist who has been teaching yoga and meditation for close to three decades. She is known to many through her appearance on the Yoga Zone TV shows and their line of videos. She was the co-director of the Mind-Body Therapy Department at Haelth, a complementary Health Care Center in NYC founded by Dr. William Fair of Memorial Sloan Kettering where she co-developed a 1000 hour therapeutic yoga teacher training certification program. She has been on the faculty of Kripalu, Omega, and The Open Center. Lisa is the star of Anchor Bay’s “Healing Yoga” line of videos, which are currently available, and she has participated in writing, developing, and producing over 23 retail videos and DVD releases. She was a contributing Editor at Fit Yoga Magazine and has also contributed to numerous other publications. Lisa is on the staff of The Tracking Project, a not for profit organization that is dedicated to educating the youth in the skills of traditional tracking, indigenous wisdom and nature awareness since 2012. Currently, she is the co-owner of the SHEA tree center or the Sacred Healing Earth Arts Center in Garrison, NY. Lisa’s therapeutic and healing teaching style finds inspiration from her own life challenges and experiences, which she shares generously from her heart and spirit to guide others to re-connect with their own uniqueness.
You may contact Lisa at 917-733-8779