Prospective Students

Dear Prospective Student,

We would like to thank you for your interest in our Yoga Teacher Training programs at National Yoga Academy (NYA) in Virginia Beach, Virginia. As awareness of the benefits of Yoga and Yoga Therapy continues to grow, now is an exciting time to consider a possible career in Yoga. We thrive in connecting and guiding those of like-mind and forward thinking and we are working to establish Yoga and Yoga Therapy as a highly effective and respected profession.

NYA seeks to serve those who serve with, and among us in the walk of life. Stewards of our country we facilitate and educate through service based leadership. National Yoga Academy leads the field with a well-rounded, solid practicum steeped in respect and dedication. Working with the civilian and military community to enhance skills to better live life to the fullest & be the change we wish to see in this world. With over 10 years of experience working with military members and their families, our goal is to bring peace, harmony & balance to their lives.

NYA is certified through SCHEV (State Council of Higher Education for Virginia).

NYA’s programs and all faculty are also certified through Yoga Alliance and/or International Association of Yoga Therapists and we are proud to offer qualified and talented local and world famous educators and CYT’s (Certified Yoga Therapists) who are committed to the success of the profession and to our students. NYA’s innovative programs are set up to ensure our students are able to complete all required coursework in a pace that fits demanding lifestyle, interests and weekday schedules.

If you are considering a career in Yoga Teacher or Yoga Therapy Certifications, please send an email to or call Director Amanda Hamp 757-656-9642.


Yours in health,

Amanda Hamp                         Stacey Reinke-Bui

Amanda Hamp, CEO, e-RYT 500,                        Stacey Reinke-Bui, CEO, e-RYT 500,

CHHC, PYT, CYT                                                     CYT & MS Yoga Therapy (2018)


We offer 200 & 500 Hour Programs through Yoga Alliance.

Stay tuned as coming soon we are launching our 800 Hour Yoga Therapy Certification through International Association of Yoga Therapists!

Thank you for contacting us.