200 RYT Staff

Meet Our 200 Hour Teacher Trainers

Seek your mentors. Find your guides. Grow into the teacher you are meant to become. Our teacher trainers are among some of the most accomplished instructors in the southeast. Many have trained in the Vinyasa style under Stephanie Keach, while others have pursued training in various modalities ranging from alignment-based systems to Kundalini. No matter the lineage, AYC teacher trainers are committed to providing a well-rounded curriculum and education. 

Ruth Jacobson

Ruth Jacobson

brings the “Feeling” to the program. She will teach you about the benefits of Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapy. Her therapeutic focus on healing childhood trauma and using personal relations as a vehicle for personal and spiritual transformation will transform you. Ruth has worked with Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapy since 1995 as a student, practitioner, mentor, faculty member and consultant. Ruth is also a psychotherapist in private practice.