Release | Renew | Radiate!

  • home-slide-1 "Ayurveda revealed to me a balanced way of life. I felt the shift immediately; and it continues…"
  • home-slide-2 Yoga is the path toward union, leading to freedom & liberation.
  • home-slide-3 Merging the ancient teachings of yoga & Ayurveda with modern science.
  • home-slide-4 Yogic tools open our deeper awareness, creating greater sensitivity & clarity.
  • home-slide-5 "Like the moon, the soul is constantly new again. My teacher told me one thing: Live in the soul." —Lalla

Shopping Cart

Latest blog posts

Studying with Maria

What’s New

Fluid Body Dynamics

A merging of two unique fields:  Medicine Wheel Dental & MariaAlive Therapeutics merge their Non-Invasive TMJ services to bring you Fluid Body Dynamics.  More information coming soon…

  • A dynamic clinic serving clients
  • A certification program for Health Care Practitioners and Movement Specialists to create the new team in Body/Jaw Alignment.
Sign up for the Fall Cleanse!

Fall Season, known as the Vata Season, is the time of year to ground, focus and nourish the deep nervous system.  A cleanse at this time of year can create the inner .soma of clarity, vitality and ease in mind/body/spirit.

Fall 2016 Cleanse

Tropical Yoga Retreat with Maria

I am excited to announce that the dates for the Tropical Yoga Retreat are set for January 7 thru 13th, 2017. This will be a perfect time, post-holidays, to step into the New Year with wonderful nourishment of body, mind and spirit.

Tropical Retreat 2017

For more than 25 years, Maria Mendola has been offering one-on-one private sessions and group classes focused on healing the body, mind and soul. Functional Yoga Therapy™, Ayurveda, bodywork and seasonal cleanses are just some of the methods she uses to guide people toward a greater sensitivity and understanding of perceived limitations.

Whether you are new to yoga or are an experienced yogi, medical practitioner or spiritual seeker, Maria can support and strengthen you through change or trauma, shepherd you through release toward deep relaxation and/or enhance your already good health. The mission at MariaAlive Therapeutics is to nourish you as you free yourself from what holds you back, leaving you ready to embark on a new chapter or the next thrilling adventure while radiating peace and joy.

Functional Yoga Therapy™ is registering for its signature certification course in December (the November course is FULL):  Advanced Assessment & Treatment Techniques

With a new manual, updated information, and a larger module in Ayurveda for Yoga Therapy.  Class size is limited.  Register soon.  IMG_4173

Learn More


“This body has been given to enable you to accomplish certain works on
the material plane; you should take care of it, as your
most precious possession.”

—Paramhansa Yoganananda

Functional Yoga Therapy was probably the best training I have ever taken. It was the perfect balance of lecture and practice, with a real physical experience of the techniques and information you were learning. —Patti G.

Scroll to Top