Yoga Motion Founder

Founded in 2007, Yoga Motion was established by Joanne Gordon and brings together extensive studies in Classical Yoga with more than 25 years experience as a Registered Nurse.

She began her personal yoga journey in mid 1990's, travelling extensively throughout India completing numerous yoga and meditation retreats. Joanne went on to obtain her Diploma of Classical Yoga as well as Postgraduate Certificates in Pregnancy Yoga, Postnatal Yoga and Mums & Bubs Yoga.

As a nurse she has worked in most health areas for adults and children, both nationally and internationally and has a Post Graduate Certificate in Women's Health. Joanne is a Professional member of the Continence Foundation of Australia and is a recognised pelvic floor safe exercise provider.

To further her expertise in pregnancy yoga Joanne studied to become a HypnoBirthing®/ Practitioner/Childbirth Educator as well as a Rebozo Instructor and HypnoMothering Practitioner. Joanne is the first HypnoBirthing® Mongan Method Practitioner for the Northern Territory and values her role as an Australian Steering Committee Member.

She is the author of "A Life in Yoga- Elly Hali" published in Australian Yoga Life magazine, Issue 33, 2012. Recently, Diana Timmins published an article highlighting Joanne's yoga journey "Long Distance yoga" in Australian Yoga Journal, Issue 46, 2015.