Karen Fabian is the founder of Bare Bones Yoga, her company devoted to “keeping yoga simple.” This motto reflects her passion for providing students with the essentials to increase strength and flexibility as well as promote relaxation. Her style emphasizes moving in a functional way, so as to reinforce safe alignment. In her classes, she shares the anatomy behind the poses as well, as this is a huge focus for her teaching. She is also a Certified Baptiste Yoga teacher and is registered with Yoga Alliance as an Experienced Registered Yoga teacher at the 200 Hour Level. She has been teaching since 2002. She is currently completing a 500 Hour training program with teacher Tiffany Cruikshank.
She is regular contributor to online yoga publications, including MindBodyGreen, YOGANONOMOUS.com and DoYouYoga.com and has her own wellness blog. She is in the process of self-publishing a book on the business and teaching aspects of being a yoga teacher. Karen’s academic background is in Physical therapy, Rehabilitation Counseling and she has her Master’s in Health Care Administration.