Sharon Ballenger - E-RYT 500 Master Instructor, YTT (Yoga Teacher Training) Director & Lead Instructor, MRT (Mindful Resilience Teacher for Trauma & Recovery), YACEP, and Founder & Co-Owner of Total Harmony. Since launching her career in the Mind/Body industry in 1983, Sharon has now become one of Yoga's leading instructors and has conducted numerous classes, workshop, events, and yoga teacher training's throughout the city of San Antonio and surrounding areas, and across the globe. Her knowledge and understanding go way beyond the basic, and more familiar yoga practice/class, for she has extensive experience in teaching and facilitating yoga for Mindful Resilience - Trauma/PTSD, Mental Health, Addiction & Recovery, Illness/Chronic Illness, Suicide Prevention, and more. Through her love of service, she has made yoga accessible to everybody. Sharon has had the privilege of working with elite and professional athletes, as well as athletic organizations. She continues to work with our US Military (Active Duty, Veterans & Spouses through the Veteran's Yoga Project and Wounded Warrior Program), local treatment and facility centers, and with both local and national community organizations such as the MS Society. Sharon not only holds a Certification in Yoga at the master level, but also in Holistic Healthcare, Trauma & Recovery Facilitating, and Lifestyle Coaching & Consulting. She has been training and leading yoga instructors since 2007 through her teacher training & mentoring programs, and with her hard work and dedication - making it her mission to create the highest quality yoga instructors all over the world - Total Harmony Yoga has earned the recognition of the National Yoga Alliance as a registered and accredited training school for both the 200 Hr (200 RYT) and 300 Hr (500 RYT) programs. Sharon also offers Yoga Studio Consultations for startups and new studios, or those studios needing additional advise and/or teacher training programs at their location(s). She delivers professional hands on training, guidance, mentorship, and strong business knowledge.