IMS Movement Instructor

Lissa Edmond

IMS Teacher

Lissa Edmond

Lissa Edmond (they/them) is a certified meditation and mindful movement teacher, somatic experiencing practitioner (SEP), body-centered psychotherapist, and a doctoral-prepared psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner (DNP, PMHNP-BC). Lissa began a dedicated practice in yoga, intuitive movement, and the dharma in 2008 and in qigong in 2018. Lissa studies in the Insight and Zen Buddhist traditions.

Lissa identifies practice as a deep form of love and care and is particularly interested in the intersections of dharma, justice, and embodied radical care. Lissa shares trauma-responsive practices that allow folks to honor the needs and wisdom of their own bodies and beings.

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