At Yoga for Health Education, we have a specific therapy division. Our  highly trained staff is available to support students in times of need for injuries and chronic conditions.  We currently offer the following supportive modalities: Yoga Therapy is a process of utilizing yogic principles and techniques to heighten  awareness, master methods for calming a restless… [Continue Reading]

Bolster Support

Yoga for Health Education offers four sessions of classes throughout the year.  The Winter Session began January  5 and prices listed are for a full session of classes – in most cases, 12 weeks.  We will pro rate the fee for those who join a class for at least six weeks.  See bottom for drop-in rates.       MONDAY 9:30-10:45 am:  Gentle Yoga with Barb   $159… [Continue Reading]

Crow/Crane Pose

Yoga is fun, social and an enjoyable activity for students of all ages! Have a look at some of our students enjoying themselves in our different classes and environments!

Twisting Left & Right

Our next Almost Free Classes FUNdraiser will take place on Monday, March 30. The recipient of all class fees ($5/class) will be The Grand Traverse Regional Land Conservancy.  Their mission is to protect significant natural, scenic, and farm lands, and advance stewardship, now and for future generations (See more at: All local residents staying here (as well as visitors to… [Continue Reading]


Phone:  231.922.9642 (YOGA) e-mail: or Address:  Yoga for Health Education LLC 1200 West 11th St., Suite 106; Traverse City, MI 49684  


Our retail space at Yoga for Health Education is filled with earth friendly products. We carry a large selection of yoga props, Ayurveda herbal formulas, yoga, tai chi, meditation health & wellness books, CD’s, DVD’s and so much more! Holiday Organic Specials from Flora: Udo’s Oil 3-6-9 Blend, Sleep Essence, Swedish Bitters & Sambu Guard   We care… [Continue Reading]



                                          to A Comprehensive Program of Wellness for Body, Mind and Soul

In the interest of your health and well being, we cordially invite you to join us in a series of ongoing classes or attend one of our workshops, clinics or retreats!  A comprehensive wellness program, a welcoming and highly experienced staff and a tranquil setting awaits you.

Yoga for Health Education, located at The Village Center in Traverse City, Michigan (since January, 2002), offers practical yoga, Ayurveda, meditation, tai chi, Pilates and Feldenkrais in a most unique and tranquil setting – the former State Hospital grounds.  At this Center for Conscious Living, we feature two spacious classrooms which overlook a tree-filled park, free of automobile noise & exhaust.  Windows are usually open during the warm days of spring, summer and fall to bring in fresh outdoor air, as well as pleasant sounds of song birds.

YHE’s programs are designed to meet the needs of each individual in a non-competitive and safe environment.  We feature a wide array of classes for all ages & ability levels, taught by mature, professional instructors who come to Yoga for Health Education with diverse training and fields of expertise, each with a minimum of eight years experience in their program.        

Our Retail Store accommodates the area’s largest selection of yoga props and a multitude of books on yoga, Ayurveda, nutrition and tai chi.  Gift certificates may be purchased for merchandise as well as for classes.  Regular Store hours are 9 am-Noon and 4-6 pm, Monday-Friday.

Our Winter Session just ended and there are three classes still available for drop-ins or make-ups for those not fully enrolled:  Thursday, April 2 – Tai Chi Basics (10:30-11:30 am) & Feldenkrais(11:45-12:45 pm) and Saturday, April 4Beginning & Beyond (9-10:30 am).  Our Spring Session of classes (5, 10 & 14 weeks) will begin on Monday, April 6Registrations for classes, clinics and workshops may be made in person, by mail or phone. 

When you check our schedule, you will see that we offer something for every age and body condition As teachers, we are here to support, encourage and motivate.  Above all else, as some of our classes are highly challenging, we will never push you to do more than is safe for your situation.  So come join us!  There is no better time than right now to participate in your own healthcare.  

We look forward to providing you with a wealth of information designed to enrich your life and to supplement a healthy lifestyle.  May we continue to evolve into greater health & wellness throughout the year!



Knee Down Triangle


Feet Fun

Feet Fun

Libby & Michael Robold, Directors