Kate Healy Dykes, BA, LMT is an E-RYT500 Registered Yoga Teacher. She has been an active Member in Good Standing of Yoga Alliance since 2001, which acknowledges the completion of a yoga teacher training with an approved and active Registered Yoga School (RYS). Kate has been an avid Yoga Practitioner since 1979, gathered over 25,000 Teaching Hours from 1985-Present, and has directed Yoga Alliance Recognized Teacher Training Programs over the last 18 years. Kate has certified dozens of talented dedicated Yoga Instructors at the Yoga Alliance 200 RYT Level, many of whom teach in West Tennessee Studios, as well as others who continue to make a positive difference in the lives of many throughout the greater Philadelphia area.
Kate has conducted ground-breaking work in the arena of Orthopedic Yoga, Cardiac Yoga, Yoga for ADHD out of the University of Tennessee - Martin, and continues to grow in her own personal knowledge and understanding of how to best convey the incredible health benefits of Yoga to those who need it the most. Recently, she has begun to bring Trauma Sensitive Yoga to Survivors & Thrivers through a volunteer program for refugee children in Memphis, Tenn.
Her expertise, gained from studying with Internationally Ranked Iyengar and Ashtanga Instructors, such as Dona Holleman, Joan White, Gerard Arnaud and Manju Jois, give her the edge when it comes to teaching safe Inversions, Advanced Asana & Pranayama Techniques, and offering expert, 'make the difference' Hands-On Adjustments. Currently, Kate is running a 200 Hour Yoga Alliance Registered Teacher Training out of Caruthersville, Missouri, seeking to help Southeastern Missouri and Northeastern Arkansas gain high quality Yoga Instructors. She is also involved in teaching Yoga at large regional Corporate Venues, bringing the many health benefits of Yoga to those who need it the most, stressed shift workers who experience frequent disruption of circadian rhythms.
With an eye to the future, Kate is in the process of developing contact YA approved CEU Workshops for already certified Teachers, as well as preparing to launch a 500 hour YA Registered TT Program in 2020.
Kate also enjoys giving Private Yoga Sessions to those with whom she can bring her long time Teaching Experience to bear. Contact her @ email@example.com or www.katehealy.net