Schuyler Bright, CAS, E-RYT500, CMT, PKS received her Hatha Yoga certification (RYT) with 500 hours in Restorative and Vinyasa styles in 2003 from the Yogic Medicine Institute; in Swedish and Asian Massage (CMT) with 775 hours from Mueller College in 2005. She graduated in 2011 as a Clinical Ayurvedic and Pancha Karma Specialist (CAS and PKS) with over 2,000 classroom and internship hours from California College of Ayurveda.
From the Chopra Center and her green yoga studio, Yoganic, in San Diego, to Mexico and Northern California, Schuyler has taught thousands of students over 15 years. In addition to yoga studios and gyms, she is most proud of developing programs for and/ or teaching at SPIRIT Peer Empowerment Center (for mentally challenged/ disabled folks), Golden Empire Nursing Home, Hospitality House (homeless shelter), Common Goals (recovery center), Nevada City Veterans Hall, CalWORKS (Welfare-to-Work), Wayne Brown Correctional Facility, Domestic Violence Sexual Assault Coalition, and Sierra County Drug Court. She also offers Ayurvedic Health Consultations for clients in her private practice, as well as being a Certified Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Counselor, and teaching women’s self defense classes with RAD Nevada County.
She has been published in Consumers Health Digest, Everyday Ayurveda, and The Union newspaper. She has led or taught in four Yoga Alliance Certified Teacher Trainings, of which her Yoga for Trauma Recovery Institute is a Registered School (RYS). She is a continuing education provider for Yoga Alliance and National Ayurvedic Medicine Association, and is certified as a Yoga Therapist (C-IAYT) by International Association of Yoga Therapists.
Schuyler had a beautiful baby girl in February, 2016. She loves to hike with friends, swim in the river, ski in the winter, and share her understanding of embodiment and integration in body, mind and spirit with the world!