About Lisa

Lisa-Petersen-3Lisa Petersen is a Yoga Teacher, Therapist, and Somatic Movement Educator based in Ireland. With over a decade’s teaching experience and a BSc. (Hons) in Communications, Lisa is known for her clarity, presence, humour and passion. Lisa offers workshops and Advanced Teacher Training in Yoga, Somatics and Embodied Anatomy internationally. She co-teaches Donna Farhi’s Advanced Teacher Training and originally trained at Vivekenanda Kendra, India’s most reputable Yoga Therapy Hospital, and at the International Institute for Somatic Movement Education.

Her style is personable and enriched by a deep understanding of anatomy, alignment and universal movement patterns. With a wealth of knowledge, her classes and workshops are innovative and authentic as she guides her students towards personal transformation on and off the mat. She is passionate about finding the balance between being and doing, movement and stillness, strength and fluidity, discipline and freedom.


Lisa-Petersen-2Advanced Teacher Training Certificate, Donna Farhi

Diploma in Perinatal Yoga, Birthlight

Diploma in Yoga Therapy, YTTC

Yoga Instructors Certificate, sVYASA

Yoga Therapy Insructor’s Course, sVYASA (Back-pain, Arthritis, Hypertension, Asthma)

Certificate in Somatics, International Institute for Somatic Movement Education

Certificate in Ayurvedic Yoga Massage

Certificates in Reiki 1 & 2

Bsc.(Hons) Communications