Dr. Francesca Vazquez is the founder of Vibra Studio. She is a certified yoga instructor and a clinical health psychologist. She received her clinical training as a Health Psychologist at Jackson Memorial Hospital and UF Health Cancer Center, adopting a holistic approach to mind-body health. She received her Vinyasa Yoga teacher training at Om Beats Yoga Studio in Miami, FL and after many years working as a yoga instructor and clinical psychologist, she opened the doors of Vibra with the goal of creating awareness on the effects of yoga and meditation on mind-body health. Her vision for Vibra Studio was to create a beautiful, intimate healing space and sense of community for women in Puerto Rico.
Studio Manager & Yoga instructor
Beatriz Bonnin is our studio manager and runs teacher trainings at Vibra Studio. She is the creator of Kali Durga Teacher Training School. She is a vinyasa and prenatal yoga teacher and Doula who mainly focuses on women’s empowerment by leading workshops, retreats and women’s circles. She is passionate about empowering women and helping people through alternative healing techniques such as meditation, support groups, and yoga.
Beatriz Has undergone one 85-hour Prenatal trainings with Lalupavia in Costa Rica and 4 fertility and prenatal workshops with UMA Mother in Los Angeles, along with a 500-hour Professional Program with YogaWorks in Los Angeles and a 200-hour Teacher Training with Nathalie Croix in Shanti Yoga Shala. She has created a community of women in Puerto Rico called Sanando Juntas Puerto Rico that offers weekly empowering workshops along with New moon and Full moon women’s circles every month.
Clinical Psychologist & Art Therapist
DR. MARICEL OCASIO
Dr. Maricel Ocasio Figueroa is a clinical psychologist and art therapist with extensive experience in the mental health field. She completed her bachelor's degree at American University, two masters degrees (one in art therapy and another in clinical psychology) at George Washington University and a doctorate degree at Argosy University. She provides clinical psychology and art therapy services for adults and children at Vibra Studio. You can book her services and contact her by visiting her
Shalini Rampersad completed her teacher training in Hatha Yoga with Rasa Healing and Vinyasa Yoga at "El Estudio", in Puerto Rico. She is also certified to teach kids yoga for children 3 years of age and above. Yoga has been her guide in learning how to become more present in life and with life's many uncomfortable moments, strengthening her mind and body in the process. It is from this space of unity and acceptance that she has been able to welcome change and self-love. It is for these reasons that she wishes to share the practice with others, so others can also reconnect to their essence and inner peace.
Yesenia was certified in Vinyasa Yoga in Ecuador. She is both a fitness instructor and yoga teacher. She is part of the TV Show "Guerreros" aired on Wapa TV, a well-known fitness competition. Her classes will both energize you and bring you a sense of peace and balance, perfect combination any day of the week!
Yoga instructor & Lawyer
Nicole was a corporate lawyer in New York City and started practicing yoga to manage stress & anxiety, and to counteract the sedentary office lifestyle. Through the years, yoga has helped her discover mindful living and appreciate the present moment.
Nicole completed her 200-hour yoga teacher training in Progressive Ashtanga Vinyasa yoga and is a licensed Reiki practitioner. Nicole is passionate about guiding yogis of all levels through a practice of breath and movement in a welcoming space of uplifting music, spirit, self-care and dynamic Ashtanga vinyasa flows.
Thespi teaches Hatha Yoga and Yin Yoga. She is originally from Minnesota and has since lived in California, Costa Rica and Puerto Rico. She teaches at Centro La Paz in Rincon, Puerto Rico and you can find her teaching at our studio on Wednesday nights.
Yoga & fitness instructors
If you're interested in joining our wellness team as a yoga instructor, contact us! We are a boutique yoga and wellness studio and would love to get to know you and your teaching style. Availability: 1-3 classes per week. If interested, send your resume and a brief introduction to and we'll let you know when you can come in for an audition.