Margaret Harstad

Upcoming Trainings:

Thai Yoga Bodywork Level 1

Wellness Therapies:

Thai Yoga Bodywork, Ayurveda at Muggy Moose

Margaret Harstad is a Thai Yoga Bodywork & Massage Therapist, as well as yoga teacher and Ayurvedic Health Counselor.

As a faculty teacher in our Thai Yoga Bodywork 300hr Practitioner Training & Certification Program, Margaret represents the modality in Duluth, MN and offers Thai Yoga Bodywork workshops and trainings there.

Margaret Harstad is the owner of Muggymoose. She works with clients to create Bodywork sessions and Ayurvedic recommendations that benefit their specific needs. This helps them reduce anxiety, stress, inflammation and pain, creating a more intentional way of being in their bodies. Her specialty is Thai Bodywork, certified with the Thai Healing Alliance since 2009.  Her work also includes Therapeutic Table Massage, Ayurvedic Consults and Therapies, Chi Nei Tsang, Marma point work , Yoga and Partner Yoga, studying with teachers in the United States and Thailand.

Prior to the field of massage, Margaret worked as an Elementary Art Teacher, graduating from the University of Vermont.  She was also a sailing and climbing guide for the National Outdoor Leadership School, a Naturalist for Hennepin Parks, and owned an Outdoor Food Company creating culinary delights for outdoor travel.

She has lived in Duluth since 2004 with her husband, Hansi, and their son, Tae.  They enjoy involvement in the Duluth outdoors, including mountain biking, Nordic and Alpine skiing, running, camping and spending time on and in the lakes. Other joys include cooking, gardening, yoga, running her business and spending time in nature.  She feels lucky and honored every day she comes to her studio to work with this amazing community.

Margaret has certifications as a Certified Licensed Massage Therapist, a Registered Thai Therapist, a Principle Based Partner Yoga Teacher, a Chi Nei Tsang Therapist, an Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher, a Yoga Alliance Continuing Education Provider, an Ayurvedic Wellness Counselor and an Ayurvedic Bodywork Therapist. She values the integrity of training and certification. She is registered in all the modalities she practices on clients.

Margaret Harstad

Margaret Harstad



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