Kathy (K.O.) Ornish

Kathy (K.O.) Ornish

Teacher Training Faculty

Kathy is currently Faculty for AVI's Viniyoga Foundations Program.

MFA, E-RYT 500, C-IAYT

K.O. is certified by the American Viniyoga Institute as a Yoga teacher (2006) and Yoga Therapist (2008). She is also faculty at the Himalayan Institute in Pennsylvania and a consultant at the Preventive Medicine Research Institute in California. She received her B.S. in Biology/Chemistry and M.F.A. in Sculpture/Ceramics, and was a Professor of Art from 1990 – 2000. K.O. has a Yoga Therapy practice and teaches group classes in East Lansing, Michigan where her main focus is on teaching the breadth of the yoga tradition and helping people find better health and happiness through the many tools of yoga. She also offers yoga practice videos on the Yoga International website.