Nicole Newman is the Founder of Yoga for the Arts whose mission is to help artists live happier, healthier, more artistically productive lives through customized health and wellness programs. Nicole is a conservatory-trained flutist, who developed scoliosis after many years of practice, without instruction in mind-body-instrument awareness. Through yoga, she realigned her spine. Nicole received her B.A. in Psychology from New York University and her M.A. in Early Childhood and Elementary Education from Queens College. She will be pursuing a Doctorate of Physical Therapy this year.