Jolene Marie Matthews is modern day ascetic spiritual teacher and healer from Mountaintop Pennsylvania, she is the visionary behind Sati Rose Yoga. Jolene has been teaching Yoga and offering healing for almost twenty years. Her signature style, Sati Rose Yoga is a practice which encompasses modern and traditional spiritual teachings from all walks of faith. Jolene, who is often just called 'Sati' has been seeing clients in the Philadelphia and surrounding areas offering group class, private teaching, Thai Massage, and Breathwork. She currently works with up to 200 people each week locally and also teaches nationally and internationally. Jolene has been alive with esoteric and mystical curiosity since her early life. First exposed to Yoga as a child by her mother who was a Christian mystic, she was on the path in early adolescence. Her journey led her to many incredible experiences and teaching was the next level. She became initiated and certified into the Hatha Yoga tradition of teaching by David Newman and Inner Fire Yoga in 2001 and began teaching Hatha Yoga right away. Following her schooling and teaching in Hatha Yoga, she then went on to become initiated into the Kundalini Yoga tradition (as taught by Yogi Bhajan) and taught by Sada Sat Singh and Kaur in 2003. She is a 3HO certified Kundalini Instructor. She is a member of The International Kundalini Yoga Teachers Association (IKYTA 225). Jolene is also a Yoga Alliance certified and insured instructor (RYT 500). She has lived and worked at The Himalayan Institute one of the most respected Yoga associations here in the United States and abroad. Jolene received her spiritual name ‘Sati’ meaning ‘selfless devotion’ from her beloved Sad Guru Ammachi (www.amma.org) while living in in Amma's ashram in India. This was the initiating force behind Sati Rose Yoga. Jolene has completed training in energy work (Reiki I & II). She has assisted and observed several world renowned body workers including the incredible Patrick Collard and Master Seok Seo Park. She is certified to provide Vedic Thai Body Work as taught by The Vedic Conservatory, Michael Buck. Jolene is schooled in Rebirthing Breathwork and completed the 9 Month certification training 4 times as taught through the Kriya Yoga lineage of Shri Haidakhan Babaji Kriya Yoga and taught by Sondra Ray, Tony Lomastro, and Maureen Malone. She has been schooled under several specialty chefs and leans toward a live food, vegan, macrobiotic diet. She is also schooled in Cognitive Psychology with a minor in Religion through Saint Joseph's University, she has decided that yoga therapy is where she has experienced most profound healing herself. She and wishes to share that with those who are suffering or in need, incorporating Western and Eastern psychological practices, she is a confrontational catalyst.
Sati has assisted several small businesses in their growth. She is an excellent public speaker, is currently in the process of developing her speaking resume and has excellent references.
Sati Rose Yoga
YOGA FOR DEEP HEALING