Elevating personal growth as a lifestyle, Ashley Turner, M.A., MFTI brings a fresh approach to yoga as a modern day psychotherapist with a soulful bent on celebrating the body’s wisdom and inner spirit. Known as a passionate voice bridging east and west, Ashley is a leader in the next generation of body-mind-spiritual teachers.
She is the creator of several best-selling yoga dvd’s, co-author of Aroma Yoga®:A Guide to Using Essential Oils in Your Practice + Your Life and Director of the Mind-Body-Yoga program at Montage Laguna Beach, where she leads monthly workshops.
Her work has been featured in top-tier media such as Self, Shape, Fitness,Natural Health, Yoga Journal, Martha Stewart Living Radio, Organic Spa and Women’s Health. In addition to her weekly e-volve videos, she is a contributing blogger for The Daily Love, The Huffington Post and Elephant Journal among others.
Deep, witty, and laser focused, she draws on the source texts of yoga while incorporating Neurobiology, Jungian Psychology, Ayurveda, Tantra, Shamanism and Priestess work - vigorously challenging students from the inside out. She is known for her ability to translate complex themes into practical, real-life tools accessible to all.
With a diverse palate and ability to speak directly to her audience, Ashley has toured with rock stars, lectures in academic settings and leads transformational events worldwide. She lives in Santa Monica, CA and Aspen, CO.
Terri Cole, founder of Live Fearless and Free, is a licensed psychotherapist and an expert in transforming fear into freedom. Terri has spent the last two decades empowering companies, celebrities, professional athletes, Broadway performers, supermodels and individuals across the globe to Live Fearless and Free. This program combines harnessing the power of intention, practical psychology, and thought innovation to create sustainable change and grew out of Terri’s work and research as a psychotherapist and her personal experience, or as she calls it, her “PhD in Fear.”
Terri spent 14 years exploring the mind-body connection to “demystify” fear while running her private psychotherapy/coaching practice in New York, Los Angeles, and internationally.
From these experiences, Terri has taught thousands of clients to transform their fear into freedom. Embracing empathy, razor sharp insight and wicked wit, she shares her wisdom through TV appearances (including The Conversation on Lifetime and Monster In-Laws on A&E), guest articles (a regular contributor to Crazy Sexy Life), guided meditation CDs, her “Flip Over and Float” group coaching, and soon-to-be published first solo book.
Terri also worked for years as an adjunct professor at New York University and has been a featured speaker at several of the top retreat centers in the US such, as The Omega Institute, Kripalu, The Crossings, and Unity NYC.
Terri’s most recent victory in fear: she got over here fear of heights by taking up the trapeze.