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Melissa Sioux Stark-Stewart grew up in California and began her physical training as a Ballet dancer. In 1993, she began studying Yang Style Tai Chi Chuan with Sifu Clarence Burris at the Chinese Martial Arts Institute in Fairfax, Virginia. She soon became a Black Belt level instructor at the institute and went on to finish her degree at the Sha Shi Hai Institute in Beijing China. She has been trained and certified by The Arthritis Foundation in Tai Chi as well as Aqua Arobics. She now demonstrate and teachs Tai Chi in a number of different facilities across the nation and in Europe.
Additionally she has also studied and achieved proficiency in Meditation, RelaxationTherapy,Strenght and Flexability Training, Yoga, Longevity Stick, and Nutritional Coaching. She integrates these diciplines into her Tai Chi programes to provide a balanced mental and physical training opportunity.