resume: Robin Faye, Yoga Teacher CYA-E-RYT500


  • Laughter Yoga Leader: Jacky Chan, Laughter Yoga International University, Thunder Bay, October 2018
  • Yoga For Seniors Teacher Training: Monica Cordes, Breathe Yoga Studio, Toronto, October 2017 & 2018
  • Thai Yoga Massage: Navina Thai Yoga Therapy, Toronto, 2016
  • 300-hour AYTT:  Yogaspace, Toronto, May 2015
  • Yoga For Seniors Teacher Training: Monica Cordes & Olga Danilevich, Breathe Yoga Studio, Toronto, November 2014
  • Adapted Yoga: Sit, Stand or Wheel: Marnie Courage, Winnipeg May 2014
  • Yoga for Round Bodies: Tiina Veer, Toronto June 2013
  • The Basics of Yoga Therapy, Level 1: Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine , Babu Rao Gunthati, Toronto April 2013
  • 200-hour YTT:  Yogaspace, Toronto August 2012




Continuing Education:

  • Adapted Yoga Conference, Toronto, June 2018
  • I Love Anatomy (online): Susie Hately, Functional Synergy, Calgary AB, June 2016
  • The Power of Touch Hands On Assisting: Tama Soble, Kula Yoga & Wellness, Thunder Bay, April 2016
  • Yoga for Depression & Anxiety: Tama Soble, Esther Myers Yoga Studio, Toronto, Fall 2015
  • Yoga & Emotions (part 3):  Pat Harada Linfoot & Elisse Peltz, Octopus Garden, Toronto, April 2015
  • The O Solution:  Osteopenia, osteoporosis, and orthopaedic health: Margot McKinnon, Yoga Conference, Toronto, 2015
  • The Emotional Balancing Act: Supporting youth experiencing Depression, Anxiety,  Trauma:  Tamika Schilbe & Carolyn Jyoti Burke, Yoga Conference, Toronto, 2015
  • Beyond Perfect Bodies: How to use yoga with ‘movement challenged’ populations: Dr. Blake Martin, Yoga Conference, Toronto, 2015
  • Yoga Teacher Dharma: Cultivating a meaningful teaching path:  Mark Stephens, Yoga Conference, Toronto, 2015
  • Thai Yoga Bliss:  Learn to teach Restorative Thai Yoga Bliss:  Nicole Ablack-Ramkay & Paul Marrin, Yoga Conference, Toronto, 2015
  • Assists That Shift:  Mindy Willis, Kula Yoga & Wellness, Thunder Bay, 2014
  • Learn to Add, Teach, and Sequence Yogasana with Mudra’s: Cynthia Funk, Yoga Conference, Toronto, 2014
  • Yoga for Scoliosis: Learn to Teach and Practice: Andrea Peloso, Yoga Conference, Toronto, 2014
  • Yoga Anatomy & Therapy Training: Martin Kirk, Yoga Conference, Toronto, 2014
  • Demystifying the Bandhas: Leslie Kaminoff, Yoga Conference, Toronto, 2014
  • The Warrior Series: Leslie Kaminoff, Yoga Conference, Toronto, 2014
  • Yoga for Emotional Balance: Simple Practices to Heal Anxiety, Depression, & Chronic Stress: Bo Forbes, Yoga Conference, Toronto, 2014
  • Restorative Yoga Therapeutics for Mental & Emotional Healing: Bo Forbes, Yoga Conference, Toronto, 2014
  • Teaching Yoga to an Aging Population: Monica Cordes and Olga Danilevich, Yoga Conference, Toronto, 2014
  • Restorative Yoga Teacher Training: 889Yoga, Marla Meenakshi Joy, Toronto December 2013
  • Simplifying the Shoulder Complex, Body Harmonics, Toronto, July 2013
  • The Lower Back, Downward Dog, Toronto, June 2013
  • Intro to Suspension Yoga, The Flying Yogi, Toronto, June 2013
  • Anatomy Trains in Training: Tom Myers, Body Evolutions, Toronto, May 2013
  • Anatomy in Motion, Body Harmonics, Toronto, May 2013
  • Preventing & Healing Injuries Through Yoga: Leslie Kaminoff, Yoga Conference, Toronto, March 2013
  • The Knees: How to Prevent Yoga Injuries in the Knees: Susi Hately, Yoga Conference, Toronto, March 2013
  • The 4 Neurological Movements of the Spine: Tama Soble, Yoga Conference, Toronto, March 2013
  • Cervical Spine Mechanics and Protocols: Margo McKinnon, Yoga Conference, Toronto, March 2013
  • Fascia Anatomy: Diane Bruni, Downward Dog, Toronto, February 2013


Bodywork Education:

  • Thai Yoga Massage (Module 3), Navina, Toronto, 2015
  • Palliative Massage, Canadian Institute of Palliative Massage (Christine Sutherland, Nelson), Toronto, August 2014
  • Thai Massage: Legs & Feet, Still Light Centre, Shai Plonksi, Toronto, August 2014
  • Thai Yoga Massage (Modules 1, 2), Navina (Toronto), Thunder Bay, 2014
  • CranioSacral Therapy I, Upledger Institute, Robert Harris, Winnipeg, 1992
  • Reiki, First Degree, Usui System, Dawn Mills, Winnipeg, 1991
  • Reflexology certification, Reflexology Association of Canada, Irene Melnyk, Winnipeg, 1990
  • Diploma in Swedish Remedial Massage, Northern Institute of Massage, Randy Ellingson, Winnipeg, 1990




 Other relevant training:

  • Standard First Aid Level C with CPR & AED: St.John Ambulance, Thunder Bay, 2019
  • Gerontology minor, HBFA, Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, April 2018
  • Nonviolent Crisis Intervention: Crisis Prevention Institute, (Milwaukee, Illionois), Thunder Bay, 2017
  • Certificate in Conflict Resolution: Mohawk College, OFL Labour School, 2009
  • Certificate in Conflict Resolution: Mediation Services, Winnipeg 2005
  • Business training, SEED Winnipeg, and 2000 (winner of SEED Winnipeg Community Development Business Award 2001)