Practice with Naime
Naime Jezzeny is an internationally-renowned yoga teacher, certified 500 ERYT, whose extensive background includes formal studies in exercise physiology and kinesiology at the University of Southern California. Regarded as a teacher's teacher and a master of therapeutics, his years of study allow him to take the therapeutic qualities of yoga to another level. He also holds certifications from the National Academy of Sports Medicine in personal fitness training (CPT), Corrective Exercise (CES), Golf Fitness Specialist (GFS), and Sports Performance Training (SPT). Naime has helped rehabilitate a wide variety of professionals including Olympic gold medalists, golfers, actors, dancers, and business leaders.
Naime co-founded DIG Yoga in 2010 with his wife, Sue Elkind, in Lambertville, NJ, as a haven to nourish the body, mind and heart. He is the co-director of DIG's 200 and 500 hour Teacher Training programs, and offers Applied Anatomy and Biomechanics trainings at his home studio and abroad. He has also spent over a decade studying with his philosophy teacher, Dr. Douglas Brooks, one of the world's foremost scholars of Hindu Tantrism and the esoteric traditions of the Goddess.
When not teaching, Naime enjoys gardening in his backyard with his cat Maxie, watching his two boys play tournament golf, and making sure Sue is up to date on the latest fashions.