Joined Ompractice September 2020
Yoga and meditation brought forward incredible healing for her: through two benign tumor surgeries, an eye stroke that impaired her left eye's vision, and letting go of 17 pounds of extra weight. She did not know that it would take the permanent distortion of her vision and body for her to ultimately see life and value the wellness of it differently.
Yasmeneled private and public yoga and meditation sessions in Baltimore, Brookline, Cambridge, Boston before COVID19. She now offers virtual sessions.
Yasmenehas led wellness workshops and partnered with:
Off the mat, Yasmene is an essayist, organizer, and audiodocumentarian. Elephant Journal recently published her incisive essay, Amplify Black Voices: Yoga, you can do better. She is the creator of the NPR hosted audiodocumentary, Higher Purpose, about an organization that supports people with legal system records to gain livable wage employment in Baltimore.