our faculty includes an array of highly experienced yoga school owners and teachers, as well as experts in anatomy, medicine, physiotherapy, ayurveda, psychology, chiropractic, philosophy, meditation and more
Discover our ancient roots and gain a deeper understanding of yoga history and traditional philosophy from Vedic scholar, anesthesiologist, and RYA graduate Dr. Jwala Prasad.
Acquire a fundamental knowledge of emergency medical response with Dr. Bouchra Reggad, MD, CCMF, MU. Dr. Reggad is recognized by the International Association of Health Professionals as one of the leading physicians of the world.
Examine the human nervous system and the mind-body continuum from a functional perspective with leading pediatric neurologist and RYA graduate Dr. Monika Mathur.
Understand functional anatomy and physiology to unlock the mysteries behind yoga as a healing art, and learn how to maximize its healing potential with certified rolfer, movement instructor, cranial-sacral therapist, posture alignment specialist and health coach James J. Donatelli, LMT, CCWS.
Experience professional vocal training with acclaimed actor, director, author, facilitator, and television presenter Paul Gerrard.
Integrate a deeper understanding of nutrition, hydration, and wellness under the direction of experienced facilitator, author, yoga asana champion, Naturopath, and Holistic Nutritionist Rowena Jayne.
Please note: Lecturer line up may vary due to availability at the time of, and location of teacher training.
Raja Yoga Academy is an amazing team of inspiring human beings. They’re really creating a shift in this yoga community. Ultimately, it’s a new beginning. Craig and the remarkable RYA staff are really creating the change that we want to see in the world. My background is in nursing, and now I work as a Chiropractor. I understand how important it is to feed yourself with the right information and surround yourself with world-class leaders. This whole process has been remarkable and has exceeded my expectations in every way. Invest in yourself and come to the next Raja Yoga Academy teacher training.
Dr. Nick Wignell - Chiropractor, Gold Coast, Australia
DONNA ANTONELLI DEMSEY
WANDA DU PLESSIS
KELLY LYNN GITTER
DR MICHAEL HOUGHTON
KATE HERRERA JENKINS
DR, MONIKA MATHUR
DR. NIKHIL MATHUR
DR. JWALA PRASAD
DR. BOUCHRA REGGAD
ANNE MARIE RIEGO
VAL SKLAR ROBINSON
FRANKIE BELL STAPLES
LISA INGLE STEVENS
Raja Yoga Academy is supported by an vast international community of established yoga schools and exceptional yoga instructors. We are officially recognized as a 500hr Registered Yoga School by both Yoga Alliance and the Original Hot Yoga Association.
Beyond brand, method, and location, your RYA certification will open doors for you anywhere in the world, without limitation. Your RYA education will enable you to step inside the door and teach.