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Yoga for EVERY Body.

Upcoming Events


Be a Student of Your Body - Student Workshop Series

with Sandy Gross

Sat, January 19th Noon to 5pm

Study Yoga Mentoring Group

with Swami Atmarupa & Sandy Gross
 2/8, 2/10

Restorative Yoga : Opening to Healing Energy 

with Deb Smith
Friday, Feb. 15th 5:30 to 7:30pm

Forgiveness & Salutations : Lifestyle Yama & Niyama

with Swami Atmarupa
Sat. March 2nd 2:00 to 4:00 pm



Fine-Tuning Your Practice
A New Blog from Swami Atmarupa

Digital Downloads
Recordings of Guided Yoga Practices and More!


Deborah A. Smith


Deborah Smith - Satyananda Yoga | Atma Center

Deb Smith's professional background as an anesthetist and a massotherapist enables her to handle a wide variety of physical concerns. Deb can tailor practices to your unique anatomical structure and needs, allowing you to deepen your yoga practice with safety and confidence.

Deb can work with Beginner's through Intermediates for

  • In-depth pranayama practice, including yoga for pulmonary rehabilitation
  • Deep, sustained stretching practices to manage soft tissue pain and dysfunction
  • Women's concerns including Pre- and Post-Natal yoga, yoga for the menopausal transition
  • Teen and young adult yoga
  • Tailored anatomy study (great for yoga teachers!)
  • Chair yoga
  • Developing a personalized practice

Deb Smith's Education Background

  • B.S. Health Science, CWRU
  • Massotherapy Degree, Limited Medical Practice, Ohio College of Massotherapy

Yoga Education Background

Certifications, Registrations, Accreditations:

  • Accredited Yoga Teacher Level 2, Satyananda Yoga®
  • Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher, Yoga Alliance (E-RYT 500 hours)
  • Certified Yoga Teacher, Atma Center Teacher Training Program

Workshops, courses and other trainings:

  • Yogic Studies 2, Satyananda Yoga®
  • 30 hour Yin Yoga teacher training with Paul Grilley
  • Yoga Anatomy with Leslie Kaminoff
  • Satyananda Yoga® workshops, satsangs, and continuing teacher training