Joan Hyman

About Joan Hyman

Joan Hyman is a distinguished Senior Yogaworks Teacher, who weaves her personal yogic journey into popular teacher trainings, workshops, and retreats around the world. Her teachings come from an organic intuitive place, as she draws upon joyful study of ayurveda (the science of life), chakras, and meditation. With over 20 years experience, Joan is E-RYT 500 Hour Yoga Alliance Certified, and a dedicated 10 year ashtanga practitioner who is proficient in second series and recently has begun advanced A (3rd series), which is a high level of achievement among Western yogis. Her challenging and upbeat YogaWorks vinyasa flow classes are well liked among the Los Angeles yoga community. Practicing with Joan is an experience; her instruction is intelligent and light, infused with a strong level of intensity that stems from years of focused study.

My Secret To Defying Age: The Yoga + Ayurvedic Lifestyle!

Time sure does fly—I am about to turn the big 4-0 this year and feel better than ever!  People often ask me my trick to defying age, and my answer is simple: daily yoga and an Ayurvedic lifestyle.  While yoga has firmly landed into mainstream Western culture, Ayurveda is just starting to gain traction.  Literally… Continue Reading →

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Get To Know Your Self – Show Up For Your Practice!

A lot of people are first drawn to the practice, because of the fulfilling physicality of asana. You work your body and clear your mind as you move from pose to pose, always trying to ground yourself through the steadiness of your breath, and at the end of it, you enjoy the exquisite release and… Continue Reading →

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