STACEY SWAN (E-RYT 500) Stacey believes that yoga has the capacity to empower, transform, and support the physical, emotional, and mental layers of the human experience in a way that brings us deeper compassion and understanding of our world and our place within it. Her classes will include varied combinations of the following: asana (postures), pranayama (breath work), chanting, meditation, and yoga philosophy. Stacey encourages her students to practice in a focused and safe manner with instruction that is clear, warm, and light hearted. She teaches group and private classes to students of all abilities and interests.Stacey has over 800 hours of training, and has been teaching yoga since 2007. She holds a 200-hour certificate in Astanga/Vinyasa from O2 Yoga in Cambridge, MA, and a 500-hour certificate in Hatha/Viniyoga from the Healing Yoga Foundation in San Francisco. She studies under Chase Bossart, Jennifer Durand, and Kate Holcombe who are all students of TKV Desikachar and his father T. Krishnamacarya. She has most recently, spent 85 hours studying the art of restorative yoga with Judith Hanson Lasater. Stacey is a faculty member with two different 200 hour teacher training/advanced studies programs: Yoga Garden of San Francisco and Leela Yoga of Alameda. In addition to her work as a yoga instructor, she is also a dancer/performer, choreographer, and arts educator. Go to the contact page to get connected!