Samantha Eddy

Samantha Eddy is a PhD. student at Pacifica Graduate Institute studying Somatic Studies. Her research focus includes somatic yoga for trauma recovery in veterans. Samantha graduated with her Bachelors of Science in Psychology from Stevenson University, and is a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT-200) in Raja Yoga. Accessibility of yoga is a driving force behind why Samantha has chosen a career in the field of yoga. Yoga can be adjusted and made accessible to everyone regardless of what brings them into their first yoga class. Along with school and working as Marketing/Social Media Director for Kineci, Samantha also teaches a yoga for veterans class in Santa Barbara as well as is earning a certification in Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapy. In her spare time, Samantha spends as much time at the beach or hiking up in the beautiful Santa Barbara mountains with her dog, Hanalei!

Licensure & Certifications

  • Mindful Resilience for Trauma Recovery
  • Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction Program (MBSR)
  • QPR Suicide Prevention Training

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