Patricia Alonso began her yoga journey in 2001 and her love for the practice led her to become a 200HR certified yoga teacher in 2006, and followed up with 500hr in 2010. Since 2011 she has studied extensively in the Parayoga tradition of Tantra Yoga to further her personal practice, under the guidance of her beloved teacher Yogarupa, Rod Stryker. She became an initiated of the Tantric Sri Vydia lineage in 2013. Later on the fall of 2013
she also completed 200HRS in Ayurveda foundations at the Kripalu Institute.
Patricia is the founder and owner of Shakti Yoga Center. She has a unique understanding of health and wellbeing through her personal experience not only as Yoga teacher, but also as a Licensed Massage Therapist. Patricia believes that Yoga is the path for health, harmony and balance. She has a passion for yoga, massage and energy therapies and body work. Furthermore, she is also enrolled in the Yoga Therapy program with Viniyoga, studying with her also beloved teacher Gary Kraftsow, to obtain her1000 hrs certification as a Yoga therapist, and wishes to lay down the foundation for a program that combines the practice of yoga & yoga therapy as self-care of her patients and students.