Danielle Goldstein, MS, E-RYT 500, YACEP, C-IAYT, AHC
Ayurvedic Health Counselor • Yoga Therapist • Yoga Educator
Danielle Goldstein is a Yoga Teacher, Yoga Therapist and Ayurvedic Health Counselor who specializes in developing therapeutic yoga practices and wellness plans which incorporate yoga philosophy, diet and lifestyle to maintain optimal health. Danielle was the founder and owner of Mindful Turtle until moving to Southern Vermont in 2023. She has had a dedicated yoga practice for over twenty years and has studied many traditions of classical yoga, particularly the Ashtanga Yoga Method, developing a respect and appreciation for yoga and its life changing possibilities. Her classes are motivating, inspiring and compassionate.
Her training includes both a 200 and 500 hour yoga teacher training from the Yoga Teacher Training Institute under the guidance of Ma Mokshapriya Shakti and Marianne Mitsinikos. She has an additional 500 hour certification in Classical Ashtanga Yoga with Beryl Bender Birch of The Hard & The Soft Yoga Institute. In addition to being a faculty member of Beryl’s teacher training program, she has assisted Beryl at various workshops and trainings around the country. She is forever a student and continues her study of Ashtanga Yoga with senior Ashtanga teacher Christine Hoar.
She completed her Ayurvedic Health Counselor training with the Boston Ayurveda School and is currently enrolled in Yoga Veda’s Ayurvedic Practitioner program. Danielle is a compassionate teacher and counselor and is gifted at making these ancient practices accessible to people from all walks of life. She has a skillful eye offering precise adjustments making the Ashtanga Yoga Asana practice fun and accessible to all.
Also a Certified Yoga Therapist, she holds a Master’s Degree in Counseling from CW Post University, she specializes in developing therapeutic yoga practices for those recovering from trauma, and serves on the board of The Morgan Center, a preschool for children undergoing chemotherapy.