Brandt Passalacqua is the creator of Breathing Deeply Yoga Therapy and Peaceful Weight Loss™ through Yoga. He has been enjoying yoga and the healing arts since 2002 after overcoming obesity and a life threatening autoimmune illness. His personal journey serves as an inspiration to countless others and informs his compassionate, humorous, and down-to-earth teaching style.

His practice integrates a background of Yoga Therapy in the tradition of Krishnamacharya and Structural Yoga Therapy, Thai Yoga Massage, Medical Massage, a variety of meditation lineages, and plain old common sense to help people realize their goals.

Spending much of his time working with individuals suffering from a wide variety of dis-ease including obesity, eating disorders, acute and chronic physical complaints, chronic diseases and mental conditions, Brandt also runs training programs in Yoga Therapy, Peaceful Weight Loss through Yoga, and Thai Yoga Massage.

Brandt lives in Western Massachusetts with his fabulous yogini wife and two beautiful children.