Melissa McLaughlin





In Studio

Join Melissa in any of her public yoga classes

Monday: 9:45 AM @ CitySports Petaluma

Tuesday: 4:30 @ Yoga Works Novato

Thursday: 4:30 @ Yoga Works Novato

Friday: 7:30 AM @ Point Reyes Yoga

Saturday: 8:15 AM @ YogaWorks Novato

Sunday: 4:15 PM @ Yoga Works Novato

Don't live in the San Francisco Bay Area?

Invite Melissa to your Studio. 

Melissa’s classes have helped me tap into a greater sense of strength and alignment. Her continued dedication to the practice and to her students is inspiring.
I think you’re really going to love practicing with Melissa.

Personal Yoga Training

Deepen your practice. Inspire your life. Be well.

Study one on one with Melissa to achieve your personal health goals. 

Melissa has a perfect balance of what I think a yoga instructor should be: Powerful, yet gentle, and an authentic presence.
— Marlo Rice
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Go deeper in your study with a workshop or training!

Inversions Deconstructed Semi-Private Class Series@ YogaWORKS nOVATO

Saturdays 9:30-10:30 AM: April 27th, May 4th, May 11th, May 17th (Space is limited)

Melissa’s focus and commitment to her practice and her teaching shine through her always upbeat presence and positive demeanor, every time. You definitely need to check out her classes.
— Tony Briggs
It’s an honor to be one of Melissa’s teachers. Her intelligence, clear communication, dedication to practice and personal integrity make her an exceptional student and teacher. Take every opportunity you can to study and grow your practice with Melissa
— Jason Crandell


Treat yourself to the ultimate gift of self-care. From one day to week long, all my retreats are curated with your practice and relaxation in mind. Explore your practice with depth, precision and playfulness while giving yourself ample time to be still and relax.

Local and international retreats available.



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 Everyone's life, challenges, bodies, and experiences are different. However, we can apply time tested tools to your specific needs to help you get the most out of your time and effort. I advise students from a grounded, educated, and approachable place. I am here to help you navigate. 

Let's get started today.

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