About Manisha Tare, OTR/L, MPH, RYT
Manisha is an occupational therapist and yoga teacher focused on healing and wellness. She specializes in CranioSacral Therapy and therapeutic yoga as her primary modalities to help people align their minds and bodies.
She has come to this work after a long road of exploring many modalities while on her own path of learning and working. She has witnessed its therapeutic power in how it helps people connect to their bodies as a gateway to access the answers that lie within. Ultimately, this is what leads to profound and permanent shifts in their lives. In her own life, she has experienced the benefits of bodywork, yoga, and meditation to address and deal with injuries, identify and release limiting beliefs, find more clarity, and experience a more balanced state of mind.
Manisha is a licensed occupational therapist with a life long interest in health and wellness. She studied occupational therapy at New York University and holds a Master’s in Public Health from Columbia University. She has extensive experience working with children with developmental delays and their families to facilitate growth and development. She also works with adults who present with symptoms such as headaches, pain, sleep issues, and anxiety as a result of stress and lack of balance in their lives.
She continues to pursue advanced level training in CranioSacral Therapy and SomatoEmotional Release through the Upledger Institute. She has completed two 200 hour yoga teacher trainings in the hatha and vinyasa methods as well as a prenatal yoga teacher training with Yoga For Two. Manisha is also a Certified Infant Touch and Massage Instructor. She studies, practices, and teaches in Washington DC.