Dorothy, a native Venezuelan, holds a Bachelor of Arts in Marketing Communications in Caracas and is currently pursuing a second degree in Physical Therapy in Fort Lauderdale.
She is a truly talented and diversified fitness instructor and is one of a few people in South Florida who is certified to teach Pilates, Hydro Pilates, and Yoga (Prana and Budokon yoga). She is also an expert in Aquadinamic (with over five years of experience) and provides excellent passive aquatic therapy through the usage of meditative and relaxation techniques to ultimately balance the body-mind-spirit connection.
Her passion for knowledge of the human anatomy and movements led her to attended one of the most prominent school of Pilates method in the world, Scott Pilates. Dorothy has taught more than 3,500 hours of private Pilates and group Pilates classes, as well as workshops in Venezuela and other Latin American countries. During her eight years of teaching Pilates, she has created a unique approach to teaching the sequence of Pilates exercises for Matwork, Reformer, Cadillac, Chair, and Barrels.
She embarked on a career in Yoga in 2005 in her search for ways to explore a more spiritual side of herself. After several few years of continuous practice, she was amazed by the power of yoga and completed a yoga instructor training program in Prana Yoga and Budokon Yoga at the Budokon University in Miami, Florida.
Dorothy is prized by her student for her in-depth knowledge of the body mechanics and for her easy-going nature, keen attention to details and her innate ability to build instant trust with her students.
She joins dare2detox eargerly to teach Pilates and provide excellent healing therapy through Aquadinamic to the community of South Florida.