Patricia Dougherty, RYT-500, CRT

Patricia is the impetus behind the amazing group of teachers at Breezeway Yoga Studio. She also co-owns Balanced You Studios with Rebekah Knause, also located in the Bearden area.

She returned to Knoxville after 10 years in Los Angeles where she studied yoga, yogic philosophy, and meditation.

While in California, she was first certified in Hatha Yoga under Simone Market with Cloud Nine Yoga, then earned another certification specializing in Restorative Yoga with Jillian Pransky.  After moving home she continued training becoming certified at the Therapeutic level by Kristine Koeverii Webber of Subtle Yoga out of Asheville, North Carolina.

In addition to her classes, corporate work, and private sessions, patty currently hosts a show on East Tennessee PBS called ‘Yoga Basics with patty’ which airs Tuesday & Thursday mornings at 6AM. You can also find her on YouTube and on PBS Passport.

Her goal is to help you open your body to find space for a free flow of energy – promoting radiant good health and radical self acceptance.

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