Charlotta Martinus

Charlotta Martinus

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Yoga for today’s teenagers

About this Speaker

Charlotta started working as a school supply teacher for I.B. Swedish literature aged 19; later on French and Swedish O’Level whilst working in Sweden for a year. She has a degree from UCL in modern languages and subsequently taught this in the UK. Charlotta then worked as a TV Production Assistant, Researcher and Producer between 1993-2000 at BBC London. She became a yoga teacher in 2003 within the Sivananda tradition, followed by several years of training with Mukunda Styles, Dr Krishnamurti, Bangalore University and then took the 350 hour Minded Institute Yoga therapy for Mental Health course with Heather Mason. She started Teenyoga in 2004, supported and encouraged by Jo Manuel of the Special Yoga Foundation and inspired in part by her then teenage boys.Together with many colleagues within medicine, osteopathy, psychiatry and psychology as well as steeped in the yoga tradition, the TeenYoga course was born and developed in subsequent years. It now has 3 trained teachers who deliver the course worldwide and 1300 alumni.