Daniela de Girolamo
Daniela was born and grew up in Italy. After some years traveling as tour guide, she decided to settle in Granada, Spain, where she started to studied in the “Sol y Luna” school.
In 2005 she began studying ayurvedic medicine with the study of abhyanga massage and marma treatments.
In 2006 Daniela was certified as ayurveda massage therapist by APTN_COFENAT. This same year she began to study shiatsu and traditional chinese medicine. Thanks to this beautiful 4 year path, in which Daniela gained an understanding of the functioning of nature’s elements and their relationship with the body, she can integrate the knowledge of these two ancient arts of healing. Ayurveda medicine and chinese medicine have many things in common.
In 2010 she was certified as a shiatsu therapist by A.P.S.E.
Daniela’s love for shiatsu and the practice with patients, stimulated her to deepen her study, participating in 2010 in an intensive course about “Diagnostic and work with chakras” with Diego Sanchez, teacher from Uruguay. In 2011 she attended a postgraduate course about “Shiatsu and menstruation” with Marina De Franceschi from Italy.
She began to regularly practice Qi Gong in order to be in good health and energetically strong while working with patients. Between 2010 and 2012 she trained at “Sol Y Luna” school to become a Qi Gong teacher.
Daniela taught and worked with shiatsu in a number of differens centers in Granada, ArtesSanas en Movimiento which is a creative project where she could meet professionals of other disciplines and exchange methodologies of yoga practices, Qi Gong techniques and classical indian dance.
Between 2011 and 2012 she travelled in India where she practiced hatha yoga (as yoga vacation) in Sivananda Ashram in Neyyr Dam and experience a treatment in Parathuvayalil ayurvedic hospital in Cochin.
Since arriving in Ecuador Daniela has been training in Tantra Yoga with Iris Disse and assisting with the creation of Durga’s Tiger School.
She’s now certified as Master Yoga Teacher (500 hours) in Tantra Yoga and giving active meditation classes and tantra yoga classes.