I am a former anthropologist turned MD--now using integrative medicine focused on Mind-Body approaches. I work with people not only to understand and improve their physical health and state-of-mind, but perhaps even more importantly, this work helps people to find or refine their bigger story: What really matters to them? What do they want to do with their time and energy? There is always some level of healing to come from this work, no matter how serious the illness or how bad the burn out. Where a person is open to learning, he or she will grow--often in unexpected ways. ...See All


MD--University of Wisconsin-Madison
Residency--Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin
Residency--Physiatry (one extra PG-2 year), Univ of Wisconsin
Fellowship--Preventive Oncology, University of Wisconsin
MA--Linguistics/cultural anthropology; Indiana University
BA--English Literature and Journalism, University of Wisconsin

Experience and Distinctions

Double board certified in Family Medicine and Holistic Medicine
Served as Director of Women's Health; Chopra Center, San Diego
Assistant Professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
Founded LifeWorks Integral--a holistic medicine clinic in WI
Was the Co-Director of the Nation's First Complementary Medicine HMO in Madison, WI
Chopra Center Master Teacher of Meditation, Yoga, and Ayurveda

Other Sites
Expert Academy on LiL
5 Completed Sessions
Last Session:
Wed Aug 1 2012 at 07:45 pm EST
Last Log-in:
Wed Aug 8 2012 at 10:49 pm EST
On Learn It Live Since:
Sunday Apr 8, 2012
Learners (1)
Adri is an International Vinyasa, Prana Flow yoga teacher, and Power Pilates instructor with many years of experience. Thanks to her extensive studies and continuos trainings, she has created a unique approach on how she teaches yoga. Her welcoming and caring approach will inspire you on and off the mat. Adri's mission is to help you awaken and reconnect with your Inner Beauty helping you live your life to your fullest potential. Adri travels the globe leading master classes and teacher trainings. Adri has been featured in online and printed ads for Athleta, Ahnu Shoes and Manduka. Her work has also been featured in Elephant Journal, Yoganonymous, and Origin Magazine. You can also take some of her amazing classes at YogaVives.com and LearnItLive.com. Adri is passionate about helping others and became an ambassador for Yogagivesback.org, a non profit organization dedicated to raise awareness and funds in order to alleviate poverty in India. Through the "Sister Aid" program, YGB seeks to fund education, vocational training on a personal basis, and micro credit programs as a way to get direct help to those in serious need. You can find Adri sharing her passion for yoga and inspiring others by leading workshops, teacher trainings and retreats. For more information please visit www.innerbeautyyoga.com
Flower Mound, USA