Choice + Consent
Choice and consent are at the heart of all of our classes. We teach discernment, encouraging students to make choices that are right for them.
Hands-on assists are offered in our studio class. We offer assists, not adjustments. Assists can look verbal, directional, or hands-on.
Our intention is not to fix anyone or take them into the deepest version of a pose. Hands-on assists are for guidance, stability, grounding, support, or to encourage out of a potentially injurious alignment.
They support a student's right to say yes or no to touch. Spruce, the meditating Sasquatch, has a body. If a student is okay with their body being touched, they'll face Spruce up. If not, they'll turn Spruce down.