Lisa Sanson is a YYOGA teacher trainer and YHot, Hatha, Flow, Power, and Yin teacher.
She aims to offer a balanced class of strength building and stretching with a little philosophy or psychology sprinkled through. Lisa hopes to challenge and nurture both beginners and more advanced students; guiding with clear and simple instruction to start, then offering more complex intricacies to explore if desired. She encourage students to examine what they need from their practice in order to live better in their bodies and in their lives.
Check out Lisa's incredible tutorials and classes!
Yin & Meditation to Cultivate Compassion (30 min) - with Lisa Sanson
Join Lisa for this mindful Yin Yoga practice. This class is all about self-compassion, and how creating that space within ourselves can open us up to have compassion for those around us. Expect a lot of gentle opening postures with the use of props, and back-body opening. Lisa speaks about openin...
Join Lisa for a gentle, cozy evening class. This class is inspired by the self-care practice of "cocooning". Cocooning is the act of staying home, bundling up, and caring for yourself. This means letting the stresses of the external world fade away, and focus on you.
Stress Retreat Yoga & Meditation (30 min) - with Lisa Sanson
Join Lisa for a stress-relieving yoga class. This class is all about dropping into your body and taking time to recognize what is going on inside. What are you bringing onto your mat today? If it's stress, where do you physically feel that stress resting in your body?
Explore the 5 Pillars of Wellness with Lisa. In this class, Lisa brings in elements that highlight the importance of physical, mental, and social well-being. It's a Hatha Yoga-based practice that includes mindful movement and self reflection.
This is a 30-minute practice to do before bed to help you sleep. Lisa suggests using a bolster, pillows, or couch cushions for this practice. This will help support your body as you allow gravity to open your body up.
This a meditation to help manage your "worry". Lisa equates worrying to wasted energy. It's creating "what if's" in your head that may not happen. Use this meditation to help release energy from your mind and feel more at ease.
Meditation: Focus on Intention (15 min) - with Lisa Sanson
Join Lisa for a guided meditation. Lisa's offering for you in today's class is to focus on something specific. It can be a specific intention, feeling, thought, or anything else you choose. Take a moment before you get started to really clear your mind and focus solely on that intention.
Meditation: Observe Your Thoughts (10 min) - with Lisa Sanson
Join Lisa for a short meditation to observe your thoughts. This meditation includes a focus on your breath. It will help you notice the ebb and flow of your thoughts and emotions. We won't try to change our thoughts, we will simply let them pass through us.
Join Lisa for a quick Hatha Yoga practice. In this class, Lisa offers you the space to just be. Notice your thoughts and breath into them. Send yourself love, compassion, and let go of what no longer serves you.
Welcome to a slower-paced Vinyasa Flow class with Lisa. The intention for this practice is the ability to notice the thoughts and emotions you're feeling, and allow them to flow through you. Sometimes we get stuck in a loop over-analyzing something, and allowing ourselves to simply let go of it f...
This is a 15-minute meditation to let go. Let go of your day, let go of your fears and anxieties, and let go of anything clouding your mind. This is an opportunity to mentally put the day to rest to help you wake up feeling refreshed and ready to start a new day with a clean slate.
30 minutes is all that you need to experience a great Vinyasa Flow class. Sometimes we don't have time in the day to fit in a 60-minute class, so Lisa offers a well-rounded and balanced Vinyasa Flow to help you connect with yourself.
Hatha Yoga for Every Body (30 min) - with Lisa Sanson
Welcome to an all levels Hatha class that that's only 30 minutes. This is a great class for students who are new to yoga and are looking to build their foundations. You can expect longer holds, mindful movement, and intentional cueing in this class.
Join Lisa for a gentle and peaceful evening. This Yin Yoga class that is meant for the evening to help put you to sleep. Yin Yoga is a very gentle practice that includes long, supported stretches to calm the body and mind.
Props: You will need to have a number of props to support you in this pr...
Hatha Yoga For Every Body (60 min) - with Lisa Sanson
Join Lisa for this all-levels Hatha Yoga practice. This class encourages you to listen to your body and honour where you are at. Every body is different, and you can honour that by modifying or changing positions based on what feels right in your body. Yoga is about stilling the mind and connecti...
Awakening Full Body Flow (55 min) - with Lisa Sanson
This is a 55-minute full-body Vinyasa Flow Yoga class. This class is designed to give you a boost of energy, open you up, and allow you to move more freely throughout your day.
You can expect to experience unique postures flowing with the synchronization of the breath.
Yin to Cultivate Tranquility (30 min) - with Lisa Sanson
Join Lisa for a peaceful Yin Yoga practice. In this Yin to cultivate tranquility class, Lisa focuses on regulating the nervous system. Specifically, toning the vagus nerve. Your vagus nerve can help regulate the nervous system, whether you are looking for down-regulation or up-regulation.
Desk Stretches for Neck & Shoulders (20 min) - with Lisa Sanson
Achey neck & back from sitting all day? Join Lisa to stretch it out! When we are sitting at a desk, we are generally hunched forward. What can happen is that we can get locked in this "hunched" over position, leading to neck, shoulder, and back pain.
Meditation for Presence (20 min) - with Lisa Sanson
Join Lisa for this 20-minute meditation focused on the present moment. This meditation is an active meditation in that we will be doing an action throughout it. It's meant to help you sense and feel your body. Your body is always in the present moment; it's your mind that takes you out of it.
Join Lisa for a Flow yoga class focused on balance and stability. Lisa invites you to find your strong centre within the fluidity of the movement.
There's an idea that if we spend the time to get to know ourselves, and we're clear about what's important to us, then we have that as our home to al...
30 minutes of a Happy Hatha yoga practice is the perfect way to start the day! Lisa encourages everyone to feel what they are feeling - not to stuff down any uncomfortable emotions just to pretend to enjoy the "fun" emotions. In this practice, however, she helps to show ways to "shift" your minds...
Join Lisa for 55 minutes of Flow Yoga! This is a "Holiday Flow" themed class because we will be leading up to Candy Cane Pose as our peak pose! This is a really fun flow to open you up and strengthen you. This can apply to the Holiday season as we open up to many people and celebrate at this time...