Nick Atlas is one of the world’s premier teachers of sleep & dream yoga, or yoga nidra. Having trained with a number of masters from a variety of healing traditions, he has been praised by his students as a "teacher's teacher" and for the playfulness, joy and light-heartedness he exudes and draws out in others. A native New Yorker and perennial traveler, Nick is an accomplished artist, musician, forthcoming author and graduate of Emory University in Atlanta. He is currently earning his Ph.D. in Psychology at the University of West Georgia, where he teaches courses on self-discovery and conducts pioneering research on lucid dreaming.
The founder of Evolutionary Education® and Yoga Sleep Therapy®, Nick facilitates multidimensional workshops and retreats internationally at studios, conferences, corporate events, festivals & resorts. Additionally, he has taught at the Omega Institute, Kripalu Center, and Canyon Ranch, and currently teaches psychology to undergraduates at West Georgia. Through the years he has served as a faculty assistant to some of the world's foremost spiritual teachers and, in particular, is proud to honor the work of his mentors Toni Bergins, Ken Cohen, Roger Jahnke, Jack Kornfield, Bobby McFerrin, Richard Miller, Elisa Novick, Stephen Spyrit, Swami Vivekananda Saraswati and Paulie Zink.
PhD in Psychology (to be completed 2015);
iRest® Yoga Nidra;
Reiki Level II;
External Qi Healing