About The Teacher
Fred Henken is a consummate educator, facilitator and practitioner of yoga. Fred draws from the experience of his own inquiry and shares it in a unique expression. He has become known as a loving, compassionate partner to individuals who are willing to look into the healing process as an opportunity for deep self-transformation. He holds E-RYT certification from the Yoga Alliance, although his training through the Nosara Yoga Institute exceeds these standards.
Over the past 7 yrs. Fred has evolved through the roles of program assistant, to teacher, to assistant program director in many Nosara Yoga Institute courses at the advanced levels. He also co-directed YTT’s at the Moksana Yoga Center, Victoria B.C. and KI-Power Vinyasa, N.Y.C. He is a continuous learner and has the gift of translating his professional skillfulness into deeply supportive human contact and communication in classes, workshops, programs and private sessions he offers. His commitment to listening for the wisdom of the inner world of the student/client, help him to establish impeccable professional boundaries that focus the educational and healing processes in his work. Fred grew up in Queens N.Y., a valuable experience exposing him to multi-cultural life styles. Athletics & carpentry was & still is a part of his ever-evolving creative self. Fred loves spontaneity, a good laugh, the outdoors, meeting new people & hearing their stories...