Alisha Nissenfeld, LCSWA, RYT-500 began exploring yoga and mindfulness practices about 20 years ago, and in 2001 became a certified teacher through Sonic Yoga in NYC. During that time, Alisha completed a Masters Degree in Social Work and has worked with individuals in treatment facilities utilizing Traditional Yoga techniques coupled with Behavioral Therapies to help clients reduce stress and anxiety and optimize healthy functioning in order to reach their goals. Known to be a learning enthusiast, Alisha regularly attends Continued Education Workshops with renowned teachers across the world. In May 2014, She and her family moved to North Carolina and is passionate about spreading love and light through her connection to the earth, community building, and mindful- intentional living. In 2018, Alisha completed a RYT-500: Yoga Trauma and Therapeutics Training, through Asheville Yoga Center. She currently works in private practice with individuals using Somatic Experiencing to heal from physical or emotional trauma. She will offer Horizon clients private sessions, group sessions, workshops, and retreats. Alisha is committed to create a safe and supportive environment -full of love- designed to reduce stress and anxiety, cultivate peace of mind, and enhance Human connection. For more information me, visit my website at www.alishanissenfeldyoga.com.