Carla Anselm has been a student of yoga for nearly two decades and a yoga teacher for 17 years. She began her training in NYC at Shakti yoga in 2001. She has trained and taught classes under Francois Raoult at Open Sky Yoga Center, Rochester, NY since 2002. She graduated from the Essential Yoga Teacher Training 200 hr. in 2003. In 2007 she completed the Advanced Yoga Teacher Training at Open Sky Yoga Center.
She had studied with a variety of Iyengar influenced teachers including Dean Lerner, Arthur Kilmury and Richard Rosen. She was certified by Judith Laster as an Advanced Restorative Yoga Teacher in 2009. Carla is an experiened Birth Doula trained by Dona International, and teaches prenatal and postpartum yoga weekly at Wegman’s Corporate, Pinnacle Hill Chiropractic and CNY. She has taught The Essential Prenatal and Postpartum Yoga Teacher Training for 7 consecutive years at Open Sky Yoga Center in Rochester, NY and twice in Brussels, Belgium. Carla is also on the faculty of the current 300 hr. Yoga Teacher Training offered at Open Sky Yoga Center 2019, teaching Advanced Asana.