Rochelle has traveled around the world as a student and teacher leading over 4,000 movement classes, training hundreds of Qoya teachers in 20 different countries, and taking women on over 100 retreats around the world on 6 different continents. For the last 14 years, Rochelle has been refining the practice of Qoya Inspired Movement as an embodiment practice that nourishes and supports the remembering of our essence as wise, wild and free. Her main passions are the depth of wisdom and compassion of heart that emerges from embodied presence. During her retreats, participants also enjoy the focus on the intentional focus on reverence for the natural living world with ceremonies that support deepening intimacy with self, other, nature, spirit and life!
To learn more visit www.qoya.love Rochelle is also the author of Qoya: A Compass for Navigating an Embodied Life that is Wise, Wild and Free.
Sep 22 - Sep 24, 2023
This retreat takes place over the Autumn Equinox September 22-24, 2023. As the natural world around us begins its transition to slowing down and releasing what is needed to begin its next cycle of regeneration, you are invited to embody your inner strength to soften by compassionately creating space to slow down enough to feel […]
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