Instructors at Beyond Yoga
Founder and Owner of Beyond Yoga
Janet is the founder and owner of Beyond Yoga Studio, A Path to Wellness, located in downtown Rye, NY. She is thrilled to bring her love of yoga and wellness to empower her clients toward self-discovery and transformation, enlightenment and peace.
She is a certified member of the American Council on Exercise since 1988, 200 RYT Yoga Certified, ERYT Certified Instructor Y4C, Yoga for Cancer, CPR/AED professional rescue, certified Life Coach, 2019.
A personal ambition of Janet’s is to motivate those present in her life to strive toward balance, peace, and harmony. This led her to seek a Life Coach certification with Transform Coaching Academy.
She has learned techniques and strategies to coach clients to achieve what they want out of their life, career, and relationships. This desire simply evolved out of my passion for teaching yoga.
Janet volunteers for SOUL RYEDER’S non-profit organization since 2012 and is certified to teach Yoga4Cancer classes at her studio. She is also a Client Coordinator for the SR Wig Exchange Program.
Certified Yoga RYT-500, Instructor
Dana began teaching ten years ago after realizing what a profound effect her yoga practice had on her own life. She did her first 200-hour training in Bali, studying Ashtanga yoga. Soon after returning to New York, she transitioned to the Vinyasa flow style that she teaches now, completing 500 hours of vinyasa training.
She implements techniques from her Thai Yoga massage and yoga therapy training in her gentle adjustments, and believes above all that each individual should honor their own body in order to safely benefit from their practice. Dana is passionate about sharing her knowledge and love of yoga with her students. See Yin & Yang Flow class.
Certified Yoga Instructor
Certified Instructor for Karma Kids Yoga
Linda is a member of Yoga Alliance and a 200-hour Registered Yoga Teacher certified by Beryl Bender Birch: The Hard & The Soft Institute in the style of Astanga. Having completed Karma Kids Yoga teacher training in 2007, she has been teaching teens, tweens and children’s yoga classes in Rye for 10 years.
She has committed countless hours to community groups; most recently as a member of the Rye Sustainability Committee. Volunteering for 15 years for our schools has been very rewarding for her, especially teaching yoga to students at RMS Expo Day and working with teachers at Superintendent Conference Day workshops on teaching yoga to student.
Stephanie Petrillo Gould
Certified Yoga Instructor & Therapist
Stephanie loves to share the transformative practice of yoga with others. She completed her 200 hours at Kripalu and subsequent certifications in Yoga for Cancer (Y4C) , Restorative Yoga and Yoga Nidra.
Stephanie is certified by the International Association of Yoga Therapists as a yoga therapist ( 2016).
Stephanie teaches Y4C at Beyond Yoga with Janet and also teaches workshops. "Yoga has given me the tools to handle stress and challenges off the mat, I love sharing this with others. “ See Soul Ryeders program.
Sound Healer and Reiki Master
Karin Reetz is a professional Sound Healer with the International Academy of Sound Healing. She is also a Reiki Master, offers Healing Touch as a volunteer at Greenwich Hospital, and is a certified Magdalena Energy Practitioner.
Karin regularly plays her Tibetan Singing Bowls in group settings, either by herself or together with a yoga instructor. She also combines sound healing with energy work in her private practice.