Classes & Retreats

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Streaming Individual Classes or Series

SERIES of  six classes,  1.5 hours per session for just $99 

Series # 1  Change Your Posture, Change Your Life 

All ages and fitness levels

  • 95% of pain is from poor posture, learn how to align your posture and get your life back
  • Learn the basics of breath based neuromuscular repatterning to optimize posture, and gain better balance, mood, agility, hormone and immune function.
  • Learn how to do exercise and movements that contribute to the movements of daily life and function.
  • Safe and comfortable exercises that work fast giving you great posture, more strength, agility and balance. 

 Series # 2   Fit, Aligned and Pain-free 

Intermediate level for active people and athletes

  • Use resistance breathing techniques to tone your core from the inside out.
  • Get information on using your whole body to do sit-ups, burpees and other fitness exercises that tend to compartmentalize movement.
  • Increase strength, agility and balance during movement

Series # 3  End Low Back Pain & Sciatica with FitAlign Posture Training

Anyone suffering from chronic back pain or sciatica 

  • In just 1. 5 hours per day for a six day period, you can learn neuromuscular repatterning techniques to decompress your spine freeing impinged nerves to alleviate back pain and/or sciatica.
  • Learn how to sit, walk and stand with your spine and hip in optimal alignment and your torso muscles engaging automatically as spine stabilizers. Balance the tensional forces in the psoas, diaphragm, pelvic floor connection.

 email Michaelle at

Add to subject line – Purchase Series #1 , #2 or # 3

You will get a payment request from Paypal, after payment, you will be sent a link and password to get in to the class series

 View & Purchase More Individual Streaming Classes 

Friday April 17   ~ Relax & Energize with YogAlign

Monday April 20  ~ Psoas/Diaphragm Connection

Tuesday April 21 ~ Relax & Energize YogAlign Basics

Wed. April 22  ~Pelvis & Rib Cage Alignment

Thursday April 23 ~Psoas Global Body Connection

Friday April 24~ Posture Alignment in Daily Life

Monday April 27  ~ Get Rid of Back Pain

Tuesday April 28 ~ Preserve the Curves Spine Stability

Wednesday April 29  ~ Get Flexible without Stretching

Thursday April 30 ~ Treat Your Feet & Honor Your Knees

Friday May 1 ~ Deep Core Flow with YogAlign

Monday May 4 ~ Refining YogAlign Resistance Breathing

Wednesday May 6 ~ Self Care for Back Pain Relief 

Friday May 8 ~ Aligned, Stable & Pain-free Hips

Monday May 11 ~ Relief from Shoulder & Neck Pain

Wednesday May 13 ~ One Hour YogAlign Flow

Friday May 15  ~ Core Flow with Psoas/Glute Power

YogAlign ~ 1. 5 Hour Deep Flow with Sip-ups & Core Dog

Monday May 25 ~ Pelvic Floor/Diaphragm Breath Integration

 Friday May 22, Part 2 ~ Neck & Shoulder Pain Relief

Wed. May 27 ~ Core Dog & YogAlign Burpee Flow

Friday May 29 ~ Alignment for Pain-free Hips, Knees, & Feet

Monday June 1 ~ Safe Backbending for Spinal Health

Wed. June 3 ~ Advanced YogAlign TuneUp Class

Friday June 5 ~ Kegels from the Inside Out

Wed. June 10 ~ Psoas Power for a Pain-free Back

Friday June 12 ~ Forward Head Carriage Posture Fix

June 17th~ Fit, Aligned, Agile & Pain-free ~ 1.5 Hour Flow

June 19 ~ Plantar Fasciitis Pain-Relief Class 

June 24~ Recruit Your Glutes, Engage Your Hamstrings, & Tame the Wild Psoas

June 26 ~ End Low Back Discomfort with Sacral Lumbar Stability

July 1 ~ Pain-free Neck & Shoulders from the Inside Out

Wed July 8 ~ Core Tune-up with Sip-Ups

Friday July 10 ~ TMJ, Shoulder and Neck Pain Relief

Friday July 17 ~ Core Fitness from the Inside Out

Wed  July 15 ~ Stop Stretching Your Hamstrings 

Friday July 24  ~  Bunion, Achilles Tendon and Foot Pain Relief

Wed July 29 ~ Flat Feet No More ~ Ankle, Feet and Toe TuneUp

 Friday July 31 ~ Tone Your Core and Get a Face and Butt Lift too

Wed  August 5 ~ Cranial, Sacral and Rib Cage Alignment Flow Class

Friday Aug 7 ~ Shoulder & Neck Tune-Up

Wed Aug 12 ~ YogAlign Flow and Go Tune-Up Class

Friday Aug 14 ~ Psoas-Diaphragm-Pelvic floor Connection

Wed. August 19 ~ Sip-ups, Burpees, Push-ups and Core Dog the YogAlign Way

Friday Aug 21 ~ Freedom From Low Back Pain

Wed. Aug 26~ Change Your Walk, Change Your Life with YogAlign

Wed. Sept 2 ~ Hip Stability and Pain-free Knees and Feet

Each class can be viewed  in the cloud for a minimum of three months

after each session has ended

Private YogAlign Classes

YogAlign private classes include:

  • Client medical history and chronic pain issues
  • Before and after photos (emailed to each client)
  • Posture alignment and pain assessment
  • Breathing evaluation and instruction
  • Rewiring your ‘posture computer’
  • YogAlign postures
  • Self massage instruction
  • Functional movement positions for your activities and lifestyle
  • Instructions on making your yoga or fitness practice safe and effective
  • YogAlign ‘prescription’ – a printed set of poses designed for you

Gabrielle Reece with Michaelle Edwards


Private Class Info


Gabrielle (Gabby) in a private lesson with Michaelle

The private classes are done clothed in yoga shorts or pants. Men can wear a tank top or go shirtless and women should wear a yoga top that is tight fitting to the body. Breathing movements and spine and hip alignment should be visible to the instructor. Please bring a beach towel, hand towel, and water bottle.
Private sessions can be any length, however it is recommended that the first YogAlign session is a minimum of 2 hours. There is no charge for the resting pose at the end of each class or session.

YogAlign private classes for one person – $150 per hour
Kamaaina rate $100 per hour – Special prices for people in need contact me directly at

Group privates – $50 more per hour for each additional person (6 maximum)


Mana Yoga Studio


Mana Yoga Studio


View from the yoga studio property

Get Directions to the Studio

More Information about the Mana Yoga Studio

Personal YogAlign Retreats

Spend a few days or a week on Kauai with Michaelle finding your ‘kid body’ and regaining your natural posture for a pain-free life. Kauai has hiking, snorkeling, Hawaiian cultural sites, botanical gardens, rainbows, dolphins, whales and some of the most beautiful tropical scenery on the planet.

Customize your YogAlign Personal Retreat

Private YogAlign Classes
Drop in YogAlign Classes
ReAlign Massage Sessions
Lomi- lomi Hawaiian massage
Guided Hiking and Snorkeling
Surfing and Stand Up Paddle Lessons
Meals with local veggies and fish options
Fresh Juices and/or Coconut Water

Contact Michaelle at to discuss personal retreat options.
Some accommodations available on the property or you can book a vacation rental or hotel anywhere on the north shore and drive to the property.

See www.kauaiyogaretreats for group adventure retreat info and schedule

Kauai Adventure Retreats

Next Retreat to Be Announced…

Experience the beauty of Kauai and YogAlign!

Retreats are directed by Michaelle Edwards, a long-term resident of Kauai, yoga teacher, body worker, musician, and creator of YogAlign. Retreats are limited to 12 people ensuring you personal attention and instruction for safe and effective yoga. YogAlign is a revolutionary style of yoga that aligns your posture and is painless and fun to practice. Click here for What Is YogAlign.

Included with the retreat is a complimentary copy of Michaelle’s book and DVD, YogAlign, Pain-free Yoga from your Inner Core to guide you in your own practice after the retreat.

Kauai adventure retreats include daily land and ocean excursions around Kauai. YogAlign classes will be held each morning at the Mana Yoga Studio just minutes from the beautiful beaches of Hanalei and Kauai’s north shore. The studio lies in a serene rural setting overlooking the spectacular mountains and waterfalls of Hanalei.

The Adventure Retreat Includes:

  • Accommodations with private rooms for singles or couples (You may choose to book your own accommodations in which case you will not be charged the room cost in the price)
  • Airport pick-up and drop off
  • Daily YogAlign class at beautiful private studio space
  • Transportation to all activities
  • 3 gourmet natural food meals –chef prepared with fresh island produce, vegetarian, and fresh fish options
  • Before and after YogAlign posture photos
  • Complimentary copy of YogAlign book and DVD combo
  • Snorkeling and swimming in the beautiful Pacific Ocean
  • Hiking the Na Pali Coast, Koke’e rain forest and local north shore trails
  • Visiting Kauai’s Hindu Temple
  • Touring Limahuli Botanical Gardens
  • Evening talk story (group discussion)
  • Hawaiian music venue
  • Sing- a- long evening with Michaelle on guitar and vocals

More Options for an additional cost

  • Massage
  • Private surfing and stand up paddle board lessons
  • Kayaking
  • Na Pali Coast boat trip
  • Hawaiian catamaran sailing



Airport shuttle – We recommend scheduling your arrival time at Lihue Airport on Kauai for between 3- 6 pm if possible.
Evening meal and introductions


6:30 am: Fruit, tea and coffee
7:30 – 9:15 am: YogAlign class
9:30 am: Breakfast
10 am – 4 pm: Adventure excursions – an awesome picnic lunch will be provided each day out in nature.
4- 6:30 pm: Free time
6:30 pm: Dinner
Evening: Program or free time
(Schedule is flexible according to weather and it may change during the week with early morning adventures and late afternoon YogAlign)


8:00 am: Breakfast and airport shuttle
Please contact us for pricing, retreat dates or more information. or call 808-652-3823

Kauai Private Adventure Retreats

Daily YogAlign Classes at a beautiful serene yoga studio with Michaelle Edwards, creator of YogAlign- posture alignment assessment for each participant- private accommodations in a luxurious town home on Kauai’s north shore- delicious healthy meals catered by a Kauai chef- transportation and Kauai adventure activities including swimming, snorkeling, hiking Na Pali and Kokee. Surfing and stand up paddle board lessons available for an additional fee.