Teressa Asencia has taught Yoga for twenty-five years in many countries. In addition to her traditional Yoga training in India, she holds and degrees and is certified by Yoga Alliance as E-RYT and RCYT. Her RYS School, "Yoga in Your School" is certified to train Yoga Teachers to teach Yoga to Children and in Schools, RCYT.
She has written and produced several Yoga DVD’s and many Yoga Series for television which were broadcast daily on CBC and the Women’s Network across Canada and also aired on PBS in the Her award-winning dance documentary, “A Dance the Gods Yearn to Witness”, depicts the rich history and tradition of Bharata Natyam Dance of India.
Her book, “Playful Family Yoga” shows children and their parents how to practice Yoga together. Her book, "Yoga in Your School" was #1 on for Physical Education in Schools in Canada and is endorsed by the Ministry of Health and Education in Canada. Her book “Yoga pour Maman, Papa et Moi” was published in France in September 2010. Apple recently released an Ipad ebook of “Playful Family Yoga”. Additional information is available on and
Currently Teressa offers Yoga retreats and Yoga Alliance certified Yoga Trainings for teaching Yoga to Children, RCYT. She also offers workshops and trainings based on her books and her new Five Element Yoga Stories.