Christy DiMinico, Yoga & Barre Instructor
Christy DiMinico, a Massachusettss native, began her dedication to athletics at a young age as a competitive gymnast. After 13 years of competing Christy decided to use her knowledge of movement to educate others. Christy received her certification as a RTY 200 hr Vinyasa Yoga Instructor in St. Croix and is a 30 hr Barre instructor. Here at Lemon Tree, Christy teaches Power Vinyasa, Morning Vinyasa Flow and Barre.
Lauren Bennett, Trainer
Lauren Bennett is a certified personal trainer (ACE) and a level-1 CrossFit trainer. She also holds a license in mental health counseling. Lauren graduated from Boston University in 2007 with a dual masters degree in Sport Psychology and Mental Health & Behavioral Medicine. As a growing body of research confirms the efficacy of exercise for the treatment of mental health issues, large and small, she has become passionate about coaching clients to use exercise to bring wellness to both the body and mind.
Danielle Barry, Yoga Instructor
Danielle is a certified RYT-200 yoga instructor while also has her Master's Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from the University of North Florida (Jacksonville). Danielle believes in a holistic approach to health and wellness and is looking forward to the opportunity of providing a safe and supportive space where the mind and body can work together to elevate overall health and well being. She has been practicing yoga for five years, enjoys traveling, hiking, reading, and spending time with her growing family.
Mary Drover, Yoga Instructor
After years of spiritual uncertainty, Mary discovered yoga as she was beginning to study Tibetan Buddhism in 2011. Combining both practices has allowed her to flip her perspective, and understand life in a new, and fun, way. She attended her first studio class after four years of a home practice, and became a certified 200-RYT at the same studio, Barefoot Yoga Shala, in 2016. She also completed her training in Yoga for Families of Addiction in 2018 at the same studio.
She is passionate about the solar system, hiking, writing, Harry Potter, cats, superheroes, and all genres of music. She's a firm believer in continuous practice, and thinks that your next great adventure is just outside of your comfort zone.
Kelly Andrews-Duffy, MA
Kelly received a MA in Mental Health Counseling from Boston College and holds a BS in Psychology from the University of Vermont. She has completed all prerequisites for licensure in counseling and anticipates issuance in February 2019. Kelly is passionate about supporting her clients to remove obstacles and create a well-balanced life. Her background is in community mental health helping clients navigate issues related to trauma, depression, anxiety, LGBT, and substance abuse/dependence. She is trained in a range of modalities including psychodynamic psychotherapy, cognitive-behavioral therapy, and motivational interviewing. Kelly’s counseling orientation is also informed by her 15+ year yoga practice. In 2018, she completed a 100-hr certificate program in Yoga for Health and Healing that allows her to incorporate yoga and mindfulness into traditional psychotherapy, as she believes in treating the whole person and attending to both the mind and body. Kelly believes in meeting her clients where they are and collaborating to find effective solutions to identified problems.
Areas of Specialty: anxiety, panic disorders, depression, mood disorders, substance abuse, trauma, LGBTQ, mindfulness and yoga based interventions and eating disorders.
Who do I work with: Adolescence, adults for individual therapy.
Phone number: 978-219-9380