Decker Health and Wellness Studies Faculty/Staff

Melissa Collins

Adjunct Lecturer

Health and Wellness Studies


  • BA, music performance, SUNY Cortland

Teaching overview

  • HWS 213: Wellness Thru Yoga
  • HWS 219: Wellness Thru Power Yoga
  • HWS 223: Intermediate Power Yoga

Relevant experience, certifications, honors

  • Certified yoga instructor
  • Certified therapeutic musician
  • Hospital harpist and creator of Music Vigil, a palliative care program for the dying
  • Certified Svaroopa yoga instructor, beginning level
  • Certified ayurvedic yoga specialist