To promote health and wealth, and end individual suffering and frustration by teaching physical, emotional and spiritual disciplines, correcting traumasand injuries brigning enlightenment and new hopes forward. To promote and enhance
a traditional and sustainable lifestyle while making it available
to all who desire it and make it possible. To bring awareness about the ability and
the confirmed results of these alternative approaches. To bring
consciousness to these healing measures. To create the great poise
and great joy within so that we, as great strong people, can be great citizens
of this planet Earth.
Catherine is a certified Shiatsu practitioner with over 26 years
of experience. She has healed injuries large and small, as well
as prevented numerous surgeries. Catherine's alternative and holistic
education began at age 15 upon commencing Macrobiotic and far
eastern philosophies in her native France.
Throughout her childhood,
Catherine was plagued with recurring injuries, breathing problems,
other body related issues. At age 21 she could not run anymore, and after
going to numerous alternative and western doctors she decided
to take control of her healing and life. Upon studying Hatha
yoga with Dassa Openheimer, a first generation student of Iyengar,
teaching classes for Dassa as well as co-teaching with Iyengar
at Harvard University, while attending weekly accupuncture and shiatsu
treatments. Even with all of this and her organic diet since
age 22 she found that she needed even more to become truly healthy and to
find her potential, again.
1988, Catherine began incorporating the Ma-Roller with her general
Hatha yoga exercises, and she found exercises that corrected and stabilized
her for the first time. Over the next 18 years she refined her
exercises while corrected and rejuvenated herself completely.
Including fixing a leg that was shorter than the other and much
In 2001 she married classical musician Aaron Larget-Caplan, who discovered Catherine due to a after an old shoulder injury nearly forced him to quit. Catherine fixed it. In 2007 Catherine was serverly injured in an accident and though she is not fully recovered, she has succesfully healed a frozen shoulder, a rotatorcuff injury, nerve damage, compression fractures and broken wrists.
She currently teaches and works in Boston, Massachusetts where she sees clients from throughout the United
States. She is currently engulfing herself in her developing
her garden, feng-shui, and applying her
extensive knowledge to beautifying our world. She is in the process
of filming the first of many DVD's for Cathar Yoga, and writing
about her discoveries in the powers of traditional philosophies and the
ancient wisdom of East and West.
• To bring health and wealth
• To bring again the Garden of Eden on Earth