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Receive holistic care, legal help and free mentoring. Save on supplies, mats, websites and studio software.

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Join the thousands of other mind-body and bodywork professionals like you who are already enjoying the benefits of NAMASTA membership.

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About Us

Founded in 2003, NAMASTA, the North American Studio Alliance, was the first to specifically serve the needs of Massage, Yoga, Pilates, Qigong, Tai Chi, and other bodywork and mind-body professionals like you. Over the years, our community has grown to serve thousands of members across the United States and Canada.

NAMASTA has been featured by such prestigious media organizations as NPR, Entrepreneur Magazine, US News & World Report and Integral Yoga magazine.

  • We focus on professionals

    Who practice and/or teach: Yoga, Yoga Therapy, Tai Chi, Qigong, Meditation, MBSR, Pilates, Personal Training, Nia, Zumba, Dance, Movement Therapy, Open Floor, GYROTONIC®, GYROKINESIS®, Ageless Grace, Massage Therapy, Bodywork, Rolfing, Reflexology, Reiki, Energy Work, EFT,  Sound Healing, Holistic Health Coaching, Craniosacral Therapy, Acupressure, Breathwork, Thai Massage and many more.

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    the United States and Canada.

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  • We deliver

    Convenience, value, comprehensive benefits and personal customer service.

What others say about us.

Megan McDonough

“NAMASTA offers a treasure trove of benefits for members committed to growing their holistic business. Why spend your time researching and coordinating all the pieces (liability insurance, health benefits, discounts on supplies, etc.) when NAMASTA puts it all together for you at a lower cost?”

Megan McDonoughBusiness Yogini and marketing expert, Kripalu certified and Member of NAMASTA
Annalisa Cunningham

“NAMASTA is an organization I recommend to any mind-body professional who wants support along with time saving tools for building a successful business.”

Annalisa CunninghamYoga retreat leader, IYT certified, Massage Therapist, Member of the Advisory Board of NAMASTA
Bill Douglas

“NAMASTA can help you get cheaper class liability insurance and other resources for your schools.”

Bill DouglasFounder, World Tai Chi and Qigong Day, author of the Complete Idiot’s Guide to Tai Chi and Qigong, NAMASTA member
Paul Widerman

“I could not be more happy with my relationship with NAMASTA. I am an inventor in the Mind/Body Realm and having an having access to insurance and a membership organization that is supportive, encouraging and helpful has been great! It’s really given me an energetic boost in several situations where I am pioneering. It is greatly appreciated.  They help in other ways like networking and other proactive positive ways!

I highly recommend NAMASTA to any professional in the Mind/Body Fitness arena.”

Paul WidermanInstructor and Inventor, SmartBells

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