Mattia Bertoli is officially authorized to teach Ashtanga Yoga from the Shri Jois Ashtanga Yoga Institute of Mysore, India, , the only authority able to authorize individuals to teach.
He has regularly studied from 2003, in Italy, with Tina Pizzimenti, and from 2006, in Mysore, with Shri Jois and his grandson Sharath.
Mattia has practiced Vipassana Meditation. He has also studied Indian philosophy, Yoga Sutras and chanting with Narasimhan and Dr Jayashree, and pranayama with master Iyengar in the Shri Patanjala Yogashala, in Mysore.
He obtained a degree in Sociology from the University of Rome and he studied for several years Jungian psychology and Freudian psychoanalysis between Rome and Milan.