Mariana is a Registered Dru Yoga and Dru Kids and Teens Yoga Teacher and for almost a decade she has been sharing her passion for Dru Yoga with people of all ages in her weekly classes and well-being workshops.
She gives high priority to her personal practice and inner growth, so you will always see her engaged with the latest mentoring programs, reading inspiring books and learning from amazing people that keep raising her standards.
After teaching yoga and mindfulness with the inmates at the Melbourne Youth Justice Centre, she felt the calling to work with our youth. She is the mind and heart behind The Whole-Hearted Girl Program as well as The Teen Villa, an online program to empower teenagers around the world to design amazing lives and be themselves.
She is originally from Mexico and moved to Melbourne with her husband, Alex, in 2005 leaving life as they knew it. She has two daugthers (Isabella & Ivana) that bring joy and purpose to her life.