Diana T. Moore, Ph.D., E-RYT 500

Diana T. Moore, Ph.D.

Diana Moore has been teaching yoga since 2014, with extensive training in Ashtanga, and has taught guided meditation and mindfulness techniques for over fifteen years. She has been a yoga practitioner for more than twenty years.  She provides individualized guidance for every student, keeping to the philosophy of teaching what is appropriate for the individual. Her extensive academic background in learning and pedagogy combined with her down-to-earth, friendly demeanor to her teaching and wellness counseling. Diana is also a fine art photographer and young adult fiction writer. She specializes in nature photography, including wildlife and environmental issues. She dabbles in the abstract, has traveled extensively, and enjoys hiking around natural wonders and photographing people, landscapes, and places, in pursuit of compelling images. Originally from Philadelphia, Diana obtained her BA degree from Indiana University of Pennsylvania, her MS degree from Drexel University, and her PhD from Nova Southeastern. She is currently working on her MFA in creative writing at Cedar Crest College. Her other interests include, running, hiking, paddling, and dance.

Degrees:

  • M.F.A., Creative Writing — Cedar Crest College (In Progress)
  • Ph.D., Educational Technology – Nova Southeastern University (2014)
  • M.S., Library and Information Science – Drexel University (2000)
  • B.A.., History, minor Psychology (Magna Cum Laude) – Indiana University of Pennsylvania (1997)

Certifications:

  • Radiance Sutras Meditation Teacher, 200-hours — Dr. Lorin Roche & Camille Maurine (In-Progress)
  • Ayurvedic Health Counselor — Radiant Living Online School of Ayurveda (In-Progress)
  • Yin Yoga Certification, 50-hours – Bernie Clark (2020)
  • Plant-Based Nutrition — T. Colin Campbell Center for Nutrition Studies, Cornell University (2017)
  • Yoga and Ayurveda Wellness Consultant — American Institute of Vedic Studies with Dr. David Frawley (2017)
  • RYT300, Sun Dog Yoga – Yoga Alliance (2016)
  • Ashtanga Primary Series Teacher Training, 40 hours – David Swenson (2016)
  • Nutrition Coach – Venice Nutrition (2016)
  • Ayurveda Yoga Specialist – Himalayan Institute (2016)
  • Life Coach – IAP Career College (2016)
  • Barre Instructor – Barre Above (2016)
  • RYT200, Riverflow Yoga – Yoga Alliance (2015)
  • Yoga Fit Level 1 (2014)
  • Spinning Instructor – Mad Dogg Athletics (2014)
  • Hypnotherapist – National Guild of Hypnotists (2003)
  • Reiki Master – Apollo Center for Well-Being (1999)

Training

  • Restorative Yoga Teacher Training – Cyndi Lee (2019)
  • Medicinal Plants & Spiritual Evolution Intensive (6 Months) – David Crow (2017-2018)
  • Year of Mindfulness Training – Sounds True (2017-Present)
  • Kriya Yoga – Self-Realization Fellowship, Paramahansa Yogananda (2016-Present)
  • Ashtanga Yoga – Nancy Gilgoff (2017)
  • Ayurvedic Aromatherapy (7-week course) – David Crow (2017)
  • Ashtanga for the Rest of Your Life – David Williams (2017)
  • Classical Pranayama – Dr. Mahesh Mangalick, Patanjali Yoga & Meditation Center (2016)
  • Yoga Therapy, Yoga Life Institute (150 Hours, 2016)
  • Trauma-Informed Yoga Teacher (14-Hour Training) – Shanthi Project (2016)
  • Moon Salutations, Prana Vinyasa, Meditations for Awakening and Realization – Siva Rhea (2015)
  • Mat Pilates – AFAA (2015)
  • Yoga Lean – Yoga Fit (2014)
  • CPR/AED/First Aid (Child & Adult) – (Current)

View my academic CV here.