Registered Therapeutic Counsellor (RTC)
500-Registered Yoga Teacher
Yoga Therapist in Training
Bobbie-Raechelle is a Registered Therapeutic Counsellor, Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT-500) and a Yoga Therapist in training. She has recently completed her course content from Ajna Yoga Therapy College in June 2019 and is currently working on the self-directed practicum requirements for the C-IAYT accreditation as a Yoga Therapist. Bobbie-Raechelle graduated with a Professional Counselling Diploma through Rhodes Wellness College in 2021.
Bobbie-Raechelle is a Trauma Therapist working at Vancouver Women's Health Collective offering low-barrier counselling services to community members. Her primary focus is holding space for individuals to process and unpack the traumas that are creating dis-ease in their well-being. Through an integrated approach, Bobbie-Raechelle uses tools from both the counselling world as well as from her experience working as a trauma-sensitive yoga therapist, inviting individuals into their own body-mind connection and empowering folks to acknowledge their own agency and resiliency.
She has created and facilitated Yoga programs at McEwan Psychiatric Hospital and Songi’de’iwan Alternative School in Winnipeg, Manitoba. She was drawn to the field of working with marginalized individuals living with substance abuse, mental well-being and trauma due to her inherent ability to empathize, understand and hold space for those around her. Bobbie-Raechelle has a deep passion for creating spaces where the benefits of yoga therapy can be made accessible for all to participate. Her classes follow a trauma-informed nature that create an environment for students to reclaim their bodies, befriend their bodies, and learn tools to be able to use their bodies as a resource. Bobbie-Raechelle is currently teaching group classes and teaching private sessions online. .
Her vision is to be able to create a practice that includes both Counselling and Yoga Therapy for clients to access a unique, well-rounded approach to mental well-being.