Teachers & Collaborators

Alper Bayraktar

We are proud to work in collaboration with Alper Bayraktar, founder of Istanbul’s renowned Estkininsan Yoga school https://www.etkininsan.com

Alper is a well-liked teacher, mentor and advanced student of The Yoga Therapy Institute’s 800-hour Diploma.

Alper’s respectful, gentle and deep knowledge has been acquired from nearly two decades of studies and practice, from his first teacher training course from Swami Vivekananda Yoga University to his training at The Yoga Therapy Institute.

He studied with teachers such as Lokesha Hutchappa, David Life, Diana Long, Andrew Zionts, Marion Quaas, Tias Little, Godfrey Devereux, Thomas Stecher Sharma, Andrea Lutz, Laurier Pierre Desjardins, Paul Epstein, Alan Wiuker, Dr. Joe Dispenza.

He then completed the master and advanced yoga instructor training at The International Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center and received the Master of Yoga title.

In 2009, he finished the psychosomatic medicine training in Institut Paracelse Ecole de Medicine du Dr. Alain Scohy.

In 2013, he received accreditation in all areas of Yoga Alliance as the only Yoga teacher trainer in Turkey.

The Yoga Therapy Institute in Istanbul

Alper Bayraktar

We are currently working in collaboration with Alper Bayraktar and the Etkininsan Yoga School to bring our Yoga Therapy Training Program to Turkey!

Alper Bayraktar

In Spring 2019, students from all over the country have been able to experience The Yoga Therapy Foundation 100 hours as developed by Montserrat G. Mukherjee C-IAYT, in the wonderful surroundings of this school, a hidden treasure in the heart of Istanbul.