Asheville Yoga Center is one of the most popular yoga schools in the Southeast. Our foundational programs are designed to enhance your personal knowledge, deepen your practice and provide you with the confidence and skills necessary to safely experience or teach yoga.

We offer three types of event:

  • Yoga workshops (non-certification events) 
  • 200 Hour RYT  training courses
  • 300 Hour certified training courses (Advanced Study and Therapeutically-Oriented)

Becca Odom

Becca Odom

As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) and E-RYT 200, Becca combines clinical therapeutic methods with mindful yoga techniques to create a space for deep emotional, physical, and spiritual healing for her students. Becca offers both Warm Flow and Gentle Restorative yoga classes, both of which are heart-centered practices that incorporate intention setting, inspirational readings and Yoga Nidra to help recharge both the mind and the body. All levels are welcome in both classes, with variations available to meet each individual where they are comfortable.

Becca runs her own private practice called Soulful Mountain Therapy PLLC and is the Co-Founder of Sacred Roots Wellness LLC, an organization that provides Yoga for Resiliency & Trauma trainings nationally. Becca completed her 200 hour yoga training at the Asheville Yoga Center and has been practicing yoga for over 11 years. Because of witnessing the healing transformation of yoga, she has been inspired to bring these techniques to others in her community. She also offers Equine Assisted Psychotherapy (EAP) transformational counseling and private yoga sessions to individuals and small groups in Western North Carolina.

200 Hour (200 RYT)
Yoga Teacher Training

Become a Yoga Teacher — Our 200 Hour program is lead by an expert faculty who inspire future yoga instructors and those simply looking to deepen their practice. Gain skills, knowledge and experience to be great yoga teacher.


300 Hour (500 RYT)
Advanced Teacher Training

Begin Anytime – 11 Required Modules (mostly weekends). Our most popular and flexible program: you have several years to pick and choose your courses to most enhance your own teaching style.


Therapeutically Oriented 
Teacher Training

10+ Weekends over 9 months – This course is geared mostly towards working one-on-one in private yoga sessions that contain strong therapeutic elements, with each weekend building upon the next.

300 Hour Advanced Studies Teacher Training Modules