Fall Immersion Begins August 2017

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Beginning August 2017!

This program is for anyone who wishes to study yoga in a more in-depth manner, from beginners who seek a strong foundation to experienced practitioners who want to share yoga with others.

    • Immersion Page PhotoLearn the systematic approach of using yoga as a science for optimal living.
    • Deepen your understanding of the roots and philosophy behind the practices.
    • Improve your knowledge of yoga poses and safe alignment.
    • Change the way your brain works for the better by establishing a regular meditation practice.
    • Forge lifelong friendships with like-minded people who will support you through the changes you desire.

The Teachers –


amberAmber Acheson

Amber considers herself a humble student of life. She strives to open herself to life’s lessons, embracing every opportunity to learn and experience something new with a soft and gentle heart. Amber has been dedicated to the path of yoga since 2009. In 2010 she had the opportunity to travel extensively through Southeast Asia, China, Nepal and Northern India practicing and studying the art/science of yoga. While in India she completed her 200RYT. Amber graduated from Subtle Yoga’s Therapeutic Yoga 500RYT in the spring of 2013. Amber served as Asheville Community Yoga’s Associate Director for 6 years. She currently serves as Teacher Training & Yoga Immersion Director.

Jodie Headshot copyJodie Martin

Jodie values yoga as a holistic healing arts practice and strives to offer compassionate yoga classes, blending joyful sequencing and lighthearted instruction. Following a decade of practice and study with teachers in Australia and the United States, Jodie completed a 200 hour Ashtanga yoga teacher training program in Nicaragua with It’s Yoga International. After digging into trainings in vinyasa flow, yin yoga, restorative yoga, pranayama and meditation, she completed the OM300/500 hour advanced teacher training program with Cyndi Lee. Jodie is also a certified Ayurveda Yoga Specialist through the Himalayan Institute. She is grateful to continue her yoga, meditation and Ayurveda studies under mentorship with her teachers. Jodie serves as Asheville Community Yoga’s Associate Director.

wendy-341x250Wendy Mallett

Wendy found yoga early in life and has the had the honor of studying many different disciplines of yoga including Hatha, Vinyasa Flow, Yin, Therapeutic, Restorative, Prenatal and Kid’s Yoga. Her earliest influences were Erich Schiffmann, Seane Corn, Doug Keller, and Paul Grilley. Sharing Yoga as a practice of compassionate, heart-opening, soul healing, mindful movement that transcends the mat in a studio, Wendy encourages her students to incorporate yoga into every part of their lives. Often playful, always heartfelt, her classes create an environment of acceptance and unconditional love of self and others. Having been a part of Asheville Community Yoga in the very beginning, she is grateful to be back and serves as Community Service Coordinator.

Fall 2017 Dates:

Aug. 18-19
Sept. 8-9
Oct. 6-7

If you’re unable to attend this program due to scheduling conflicts but want to plan ahead for the next program, below is our Winter 2018 schedule. The application for the winter program will not be available until August 2017.

Jan. 19-20
Feb. 23-24
Mar. 16-17


6:00-9:00 p.m. Friday
12:00-5:00p.m. Saturday


Immersion Page Photo 2Price: $399

Early Bird Discount: Save money by registering and paying in full early!
Register and pay by July 1st = Save $99 on tuition and pay only $300!
Register and pay by August 1st = Save $49 on tuition and pay only $350!

Payment plans and partial scholarships are available. To apply for a scholarship, please select the scholarship deposit below and submit a short essay to Amber (amber@ashevillecommunityyoga.com) explaining why the financial support is needed and how yoga has influenced your life. Scholarship assistance cannot be combined with the Early Bird Discount Savings.

Refund Policy: We understand that life happens and unforeseen circumstances come up. If life throws you a curve ball and you need to withdraw from the program prior to July 18th, 2017 all but $50 will be refunded. If you need to withdraw after July 18th, the deposit is non-refundable. After August 1st, 2017, no money paid towards the deposit or tuition will be refunded.


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Connect with your body,

Connect with your mind,

Connect with your spirit…..