Meet our Faculty Instructors
Our instructors and staff have been carefully selected to offer the highest integrity of education within the respective fields of Natural and Holistic Health.

Andrea Werner

L.Ac., Dipl. O.M. (NCCAOM), M.A.O.M.


Andrea is a Licensed Acupuncturist, Herbalist and Nationally Certified Diplomate of Oriental Medicine. She graduated from the Santa Barbara College of Oriental Medicine in 2005 with a Master’s in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine and has practiced Traditional Chinese Medicine in Santa Barbara, CA, Bend, OR and currently in Encinitas, CA. Andrea also holds a Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences from the University of California, Santa Barbara where she was pre-med. For 17 years, Andrea has been a dedicated yoga practitioner and since 1999 has been teaching yoga classes both publically and privately. She is fortunate to have had the opportunity to study yoga extensively in India with the late Shri K.Pattabhi Jois and his family. Andrea also loves being outside in nature, whether it be rock climbing, hiking or playing in the surf. Andrea is blessed to be the mother of two amazing young girls who not only fill her life with endless joy, but also continue to inspire and amaze her each and every day. Andrea is passionate about health and wellness and loves helping people attain balance in their mind, body and spirit so that they can live richer, healthier lives and realize their full potential.


Andrea Werner holds the following courses: