Susi Amendola, E-RYT 500 & C-IAYT

Susi Amendola (ERYT500 C-IAYT) is a seasoned Yoga Therapist who brings over 30 years of experience to her teaching.  As founder and director of YOGA NOW in Omaha, she  teaches weekly classes in yoga and meditation, while also training and certifying  yoga teachers both locally and nationally. 

For over 25 years,  Susi has been both a Stress Management Specialist  and Senior Trainer for Ornish Lifestyle Medicine, a prestigious program for reversing heart disease without drugs or surgery. The program includes yoga and meditation as part of  a multi-dimensional approach to healing.  She travels extensively to train and mentor hospital teams in delivering this intervention which is covered by Medicare under the guidelines of Intensive Cardiac Rehab. 

She has also contributed over 150 articles to Ornish Living Magazine, an online publication to support those who are making lifestyle changes to improve their health and well-being. 

Susi has been an esteemed guest speaker and  presenter at yoga conferences, businesses, and many symposiums on health and wellness. She has trained hundreds of yoga teachers locally and nationally and continues to practice, teach and share yoga from her heart.