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Teni Butler, RYT-200  A Personal Biography


Teni Butler is a yoga and meditation instruction provider for the DBT program with The Middle Path, Kingsport. 


Teni comes to yoga to deepen her mindfulness skills and find her center and balance in the chaos of the everyday, modern-human experience. She believes that yoga is an incredible tool for bringing us back into our bodies, and learning to cultivate gratitude and compassion towards ourselves. She sees yoga as an accessible and viable skill for anyone seeking greater clarity, mental resilience, and joy in their everyday living. 


Teni's personal yoga practice spans 15+ years. In 2019 she took a step towards sharing her journey with others by completing her 200 hour Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT-200) training with Asheville Yoga Center under the direction of Stephanie Keach. She likes to remind herself daily that yoga is a practice and that everyday is an opportunity to grow. In addition to teaching with The Middle Path, Kingsport, Teni also offers individual and group yoga instruction in Kingsport and online. 


Teni is a practicing chemical engineer whose current career focuses on sustainable innovation, reducing plastic waste in our environment, and drawing down human-caused carbon emissions. She is also a singer-songwriter (@teniranemusic), and uses her lyric writing skills to help untangle difficult, emotional situations. 


Contact information regarding group and individual yoga offerings with Teni: 

Phone: (423) 280-5659


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