Teacher Bios

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Amalia Camateros – Ecstatic Dance Facilitator

As a counselor, healer and teacher, Amalia recognizes embodiment as an intrinsic part of our healing process and has incorporated dance as an integral part of her healing practice. She is reknowned for her EarthSpirit Dance journeys and her Shake Your Shakti dance series both nationally and internationally, which has culminated over the years into spearheading ‘Ecstatic Dance Sedona’ which has now grown to accomodate several facilitators who lead the dances.Amalia trained at Mangala Studios of Creative Dance and Yoga, Melbourne, Australia and has taught creative dance for over 25yrs. She trained in Ecstatic Dance with Skywalker on the Big Island of Hawaii along with her training directly transmitted through the grace of Mother Earth in the jungles of the Mayan ruins, the Aegean islands of Greece, the deserts of Egypt, the heiaus of Hawaii and in the red rock escarpments of Sedona, Arizona. 808-895-1984, info@earthspiritwisdom.com

Gwen Payne- Breathwork Journey and Ecstatic Dance Facilitator is a woman of the world. She was born in Italy, grew up in Tunisia, and attended boarding schools in Europe. She then came to the United States to pursue her college education. Her diversity in cultural experiences gives her a breadth of vision and perspective that is unique. Through her lifelong loves of yoga and dance that Gwen made the powerful connection that breath is transformative. She became a Breathworker and Hypnotherapist in 2000. She continued to hone her skills with master teachers. Gwen’s passion is supporting people coming home to their true nature through breath, sound, movement, and coaching. She intuitively employs and weaves together these modalities to help clients embody and stay consciously connected to their truth day to day. www.gwenpayne.com

Clare Fritz-Kundalini Meditation. Clare has been practicing and teaching Kundalini Yoga/Meditation ever since she met Yogi Bhajan in1972.  She fell in love with Kundalini Yoga with its spiritual and consciousness expanding qualities.  She began her training with small classes taught by Yogi Bhajan and other teachers he trained.  The gift of being part of this important time in history added to her spiritual awakening.  Clare teaches classic Kundalini Yoga which includes breath, mudras (hand poses), mantras (word or sound), visualization and the stretching postures (asanas).  Clare is also a Trance Dance Facilitator, a Licensed Massage Therapist and Body Worker and a Tao Hands practitioner as taught by Master Zhi Ghang Sha. Clare’s website: www.bodywisdomaz.com  (not smart phone compatible yet) Cell 928/951-1641

Harta Dunia-Soul Harmonics. Harta was gifted with energy healing from a very young age. Friends and family members used to seek her ‘healing hands’ as they would call it. She comes from a line of practitioners, martial artists and animistic medicine tribe with gifts of empathy and healing. During her sessions, she connects with your soul song chants on your behalf to promote self healing and wellness.Currently she is studying to be an animist Minister. Ministry: Morning Star Oracle
Phone: 440 219 2759 cell / 928 862 2291 home

Jenny Mueller- Iyengar Yoga

Jenny Mueller – Certified Yoga Teacher and Licensed Massage Therapist. Jenny has been practicing and teaching Iyengar-based yoga for over twenty-two years and has spent most of her adult life studying mind-body based healing modalities to facilitate her own and others’ well-being. In addition to yoga, Jenny has practiced Buddhist meditation since 2006, including participating in Spirit Rock Meditation Center’s 18-month Yoga & Mindfulness Teacher Training. She has studied transpersonal psychology and took part in Byron Katie’s School of the Work in 2018.
Several years ago, after being diagnosed with an autoimmune illness, Jenny studied nutrition, explored multiple paths of healing, and implemented a variety of lifestyle changes in order to regain full vitality and better stress resilience. Both her personal and professional life experiences have given her insight into the challenges faced by every human seeking to make sustained, positive change in their lives as well as the rewards and empowerment enjoyed by those who make those changes. Her teaching and classes are non-competitive, creative, and compassionate.

Rachel Lawrence-Radical Rebouning…

Serena Smith-Yin Yoga.

Serena has studied movement, spirit and kinesthetics most of her life. She has trained in a variety of cultural dance forms for 25 years followed by teaching the Pilates method for over a decade. She enjoys sharing the art of Thai massage, Reiki Tummo, Pilates and the grace of Yin Yoga with others to invoke peace and empowerment within the collective consciousness.
serenasmith@yahoo.com 774.563.0683

Karate Instructors for Youth and Adults

Sensei Rick Koehler
Sedona Karate Academy



Naomi C. Rose draws upon a lifetime of experience in yoga (she started at age 13!), as well as her shamanic and other trainings, in her offerings as a teacher. She teaches from the heart and authentic presence. Her classes encourage us to heal and awaken to our true nature. Students appreciate Naomi’s spiritual and transformative teaching. She teaches from her heart, gives clear guidance, and creates a loving, supportive atmosphere.

Naomi is also the award-winning author and illustrator of books of wisdom and peace for children of all ages,  naomi@naomicrose.com ,505-466-1887

Other offerings from Naomi


Red Rock Yoga
Yoga and hiking experiences in Sedona’s sacred Red Rocks. Customized experiences for individuals or small groups. Special class experiences also scheduled for larger groups. Click here for more information.

Yoga Workshops
A chance to deepen our yoga, healing, and spiritual practice. Workshops include Kundalini Journey through the Chakras Workshop and Kundalini for Women Workshop, Heart Radiance Workshop, and Spiritual Transformation through the 12 Steps Workshop. Usually offered once a month on a Saturday afternoon. All levels welcome. Click here for upcoming workshops. 

Spirit Painting Workshops
Receive soul messages and healing through the experience of spirit painting–a process passed down through Naomi’s shamanic lineage. Magical, healing, revealing, empowering. No artistic skills needed. Private sessions also available. Click here for upcoming workshops. 

Private Sessions
Personalized and customized private sessions in yoga, pilates, spirit painting, flower essence therapy, and spiritual support. Click here to contact Naomi to schedule a session.

Flower Essence Therapy
Vibrational medicine to heal at the soul level. Customized remedies of herbal infusions made from flowers to uniquely address issues of body, mind, and spirit. Works well on its own or in conjunction with other offerings. Click here to contact Naomi to schedule a session.