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The Yoga Pro Podcast

Sep 8, 2021

There are many similarities between Rolfing and Yoga as complementary practices.  In this episode of The Yoga Pro Podcast, Andrew Rosenstock and I chat about that and more, including the ethics of touch as yoga professionals. 

Andrew is a Certified Rolfer®, Board Certified Structural Integrator, Certified Yoga Therapist (C-IAYT ), iRest Yoga Nidra Level II Trained Teacher, and more. He works with private clients and wellness clinics as well as Luxury Destinations.


-Andrew’s journey into yoga and rolfing

-What exactly is rolfing?

-How yoga and rolfing address imbalances

-Why rolfing isn’t just massage

-How rolfing and yoga empower clients

-Technique based vs principle based as a similarity

-Legal and ethical issues regarding touch for massage, rolfing, and yoga professionals

-How Andrew marries the practices when working with his cients

-Approaching clients who have experienced trauma

-Using Eugene Gendlin’s Focusing as a tool

-The importance of consent with touching in yoga classes

-What osteopaths do and how they can be helpful


Connect with Andrew:


Affiliate Link to Focusing by Eugene Gendlen


Connect with Pamela:


Clubhouse and Greenroom:  @pamelacrane


Music:  The State of Things (The Bouncy Song) by Rena Wren is used with permission.