Carol Dunaway is a former nurse who has been a student of yoga since the 1970’s. In 2003 she began studying to teach yoga, in 2007 she received her 500 hour yoga teacher certification through the American Viniyoga Institute with founder Gary Kraftsow. She has also studied extensively with Parayoga founder Rod Stryker. Other teachers Carol has certifications from include, Judith Hanson Laseter, restorative yoga, Paul Grilley, yoga anatomy, and Saul David Raye, Thai Yoga. In 2009 Carol completed a 2 year yoga therapy certification from the American Viniyoga Institute, and in 2011 she completed a month long study of yoga philosophy in Chennai India at the Krishnamacharya Yoga Mandrim (KYM). The KYM is devoted to the teachings of Krishnamacharya who was an influential teacher of Gary Kraftsow. Carol is a member of The International Association of Yoga Therapists.
In addition to yoga, Carol is fully certified in Pilates mat and equipment work through Stott Pilates. She specializes in working with individuals who have injuries or special needs.