About Michelle Thielen


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Michelle Thielen, E-RYT 500 and Founder of YogaFaith

Michelle Thielen is an international speaker, humanitarian, and published author. As a Trauma Sensitive Yoga Trainer, Michelle regularly travels worldwide to aid in rescue efforts of human trafficked victims, raising awareness of this global crisis, and guiding those who have suffered from complex trauma into a life of restoration, freedom and purpose. Michelle found yoga through her professional dance career and has been teaching and choreographing dance, yoga and somatic movement for over 25 years. She holds certifications with the American Council of Exercise, Yoga Alliance and International Association of Yoga Therapists. She is also the founder of YogaFaith and the Christian Yoga Association.

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January 2020

Turks and Caicos Retreat: Cut off date to sign up 1.20


February 2020

2.25-2.29 Turks and Caicos Unplug Retreat

Cut off date to sign up 1.20


March 13-20

Atlanta, GA

YogaFaith Teacher Training



4.1 500 hour Master Training online begins, MM1


Scottsdale, AZ

Join me in Scottsdale, AZ

4.17 YogaFaith Ambassador Dinner

4.18 Leadership Summit, Open to all

4.19 Sozo and Somatic Level 1 Certification



5.1 500 hour Master Training online, MM2

Poconos, PA

15-22 YogaFaith 200 Hour Teacher Training

24 New York YF Dance and Embody



6.1 500 hour Master Training online, MM3


Montgomery, TX

11-15 Trauma Sensitive YogaFaith with Jody Thomae


Long Beach, CA

19-26 YogaFaith 200 Hour Teacher Training

28 Los Angeles YF Dance and Embody



Seattle, WA

17-23 YogaFaith 500 Master Teacher Training Week One

26 Seattle YF Dance and Embody



8.1 500 hour Master Training online concludes, MM4



Seattle, WA

18-24 YogaFaith 500 Master Teacher Training Week Two



Tacoma, WA

22-29 Lead Trainer 200 Hour Teacher Training



To schedule Michelle as a presenter,

Email: schedule@michellethielen.com

Read some of her work  HERE


Speaker and Yoga Presenter at:

OmStars, Yoga Alliance, Soul Pose, Yoga Journal Events, TulaFest, Yoga Rocks the Park, The Yoga Expo, Women Empower and many more.


“Stretching Your Faith: Practicing Postures of Prayer to Create Peace, Balance and Freedom” made it to the Best Yoga Books of All Time
BookAuthority collects and ranks the best books in the world, and it is a great honor to get this kind of recognition. Thank you for all your support! The book is available for purchase on Amazon or anywhere books are sold.





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