Yoga for Healing & Restoration

Bringing the restorative power of yoga to Every Body.


Sherri Koehler offers Samatha Yogaa mobile teaching practice which brings experienced yoga instruction into your home, office, school, team meeting, social gathering, or to your next business conference.

Samatha Yoga will coordinate space rental, and/or do site visit to select appropriate space for group classes ahead of time, particularly for group classes being offered at conferences, meetings, etc.

Weekly Classes

In addition to classes for corporate fitness centers and athletic clubs, Sherri teaches several public classes in Portland, Oregon each week. Check out the schedule of her current classes and find a place where you might join her.

Group Yoga Sessions

Want to bring a Yoga Break to your next team event or conference in the Portland Metro Area? Samatha Yoga has years of experience bringing accessible, fun yoga activities to events large and small.

Private Yoga Sessions

Private instruction in Hatha Yoga and therapeutic yoga sessions. Learn how to best use your environment to support your Yoga practice. Available in the Portland Metro Area and beyond, as for a quote!


Check in to see what workshops and other events are being offered by Sherri in the Portland Metro Area.

Just Enough

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Loving-Kindness for Anxious Times

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Loving My Body

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Generous Compassion

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Project capability, not fragility.

Helping students feel capable, competent, and empowered to make positive changes while strengthening their resiliency.