Shavonna Sumlin Warthen, E-RYT 200, M.A., OTR/L has been a yoga practitioner since 2005. In 2007, she received a 200 hour Classical Hatha Yoga certification under the instruction of Swami Jaya Devi at Kashi Atlanta. She completed her second 200 hour certification in Kali Natha Yoga studying with her teacher, Ma Jaya Sati Bhagavati. In August 2014, Shavonna became a certified yogahour instructor under the instruction of Darren Rhodes.
Shavonna is also one of the few certified Pink Ribbon Recuperative Yoga Specialists in Georgia. She is an experienced registered yoga teacher with Yoga Alliance. Shavonna conducts weekly yoga classes and presents at health seminars and workshops. Her classes offer clear and direct alignment instructions guaranteed to make you sweat off your stress, stretch your body and strengthen your practice.
She is a graduate of Spelman College with a B.A. in Psychology. Shavonna received her M.A. in Occupational Therapy at the University of Southern California. Her strong medical background as an occupational therapist allows her to effectively communicate the rehabilitative benefits of yoga. She is also a certified lymphedema therapist with a focus on breast cancer rehabilitation. Shavonna enjoys serving her clients by sharing her love of the transformative power of yoga.