About nina be
Yoga Therapist + Transpersonal Visionary
MA, M.ED, E-RYT-500, NCC (#87024), C-IAYT
nina be is the founder of MindBody Centering Yoga, one of the first trauma-sensitive yoga techniques.
She is a transpersonal visionary, teacher, yoga therapist, mother, social entrepreneur, writer and performance artist who has been teaching, choreographing and designing cutting edge works internationally for over 40 years.
nina holds Master's degrees in Performing Arts::dance/theatre choreography (1979) & Mental Health (2004), is a National Certified Counselor (NCC #8702), Certified Yoga Therapist (C-IATY) and Yoga Teacher (E-RYT-500). She is certified in EmbodiYoga (RYT-500) by Dharma Mittra (RYT-500) Amy Weintraub in Lifeforce Yoga for Depression and Anxiety, Richard Miller in iRest Yoga Nidra, neuroscience of yoga and trauma w/ Dr. Jim Hopper and has received the 5 mindfulness trainings from Thich Nhat Hanh as a devoted student . IN homage to her teachers, nina founded LiveGlobally, (501(c)3) as a vision of advocating for childrens’ well-being, to quell global poverty through the practice of applied mindfulness in the tradition of social activist Thich Nhat Hanh.
In order to satisfy her passionate curiosity, nina has traveled to 38 states and 19 countries.
Fun Fact :: nina won one of the country’s top 100 restaurants awards from Forbes magazine in 1994 for her restaurants in New Orleans.