Stacey Latus, E-RYT 500, RCYT, RYS 200, Certified Doula, and wedding officient is the founder and owner of Happy Earth Yoga and Director of the Yoga Alliance® 200 hour yoga teacher training certification program.
Stacey has been a certified yoga teacher since 2003. She is an E-RYT 500 and RCYT and Happy Earth Yoga is an RYS200 with Yoga Alliance.
Stacey is also a Jala Yoga Clothing Ambassador.
Since receiving her 200 hour training from Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health in 2003, Stacey has taught yoga and practiced Thai Yoga Massage Therapy in various locations, including New Jersey, New York City, and London. After spending a year teaching, being a private raw food chef and traveling around Europe, she moved to DC in 2004 and taught yoga and practiced Thai Yoga Massage Therapy in the DC area while working as the Manager of Member Services for the National Recycling Coalition. In 2009 Stacey moved to Maryland and quickly saw the need for yoga and massage to fit active, busy lifestyles. In 2012 Stacey received her Doula certification with Judy Chapman, RN, CNM. CD (DONA). In 2013 Stacey received her 300 hours training from Ananda Shala in Frederick, MD, bringing her hours to 500.
As of summer 2012, Stacey has brought her business to New Jersey, eventually collaborating with Carl and Erin Klemme by opening GLOW, a sanctuary for expectant moms, new moms and their families in Bedminster, NJ. Our programs and services connect, support, strengthen, educate and empower women throughout their passages of pregnancy, birth, motherhood and beyond.
When not teaching in NJ, you can find Stacey traveling and teaching around the world, hiking, surfing, diving, snowboarding, climbing, camping, reading, writing, taking photos, catching a movie with her husband and playing with her dogs....
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