Deana Bacon

Deana Bacon has been a successful entrepreneur in the field of Human Services for 30 years. Helping people feel safe and appreciated has always been of the utmost importance, which is why she naturally gravitated to the fields of psychotherapy and teaching yoga.

Deana’s yoga practice has given her perspective, balance, and most importantly gratitude and respect for life. It is her hope to share this gift with students guiding them through their own path.

Deana holds a Gold Certificate of Advanced Training in Psychotherapy. In addition, Deana has completed her 200 hour teacher training at South Boston Yoga under the tutelage of David Vendetti and Todd Skoglund. In June of 2014, she has completed a program consisting of 500 hours of intensive Vinyasa Yoga Training, with Rolf Gates and Jacqui Bonwell.  She is a registered yoga teacher holding a E-RYT 200 and RYT 500 with Yoga Alliance and is a Reiki Master Practitioner and Teacher. Deana has had the privilege of Studying Meditation and Mindfulness with Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh.

Deana infuses her classes with enthusiasm and compassion while utilizing a thoughtful, down-to-earth, challenging process. She allows the student time to truly connect with the mind and body, which opens up a greater opportunity for change. Deana offers a holistic integrated approach while conveying her passion for helping people into every class. She views herself as a life skills educator. She is thrilled to offer various healing classes and workshops at Sanctuary.