Nikki Myers


An accomplished teacher and practitioner, Nikki Myers is an MBA, Yoga Therapist, Somatic Experiencing Practitioner, and Certified Addictions Recovery Specialist.  Born from her personal struggle with addiction, Nikki is the founder of  Y12SR, The Yoga of 12-Step Recovery.  Based in its theme ‘the issues live in the tissues’, Y12SR is a relapse prevention program that weaves the art & science of yoga with the practical tools of 12-step programs.  Y12SR meetings are now available all over the United States and the curriculum is rapidly becoming a feature of addiction recovery treatment centers.  Nikki’s work has been featured in the New York Times, Yoga Journal, Black Enterprise, The Huffington Post, Origin Magazine, and more.  She is honored to be a co-founder of the annual Yoga, Meditation and Recovery Conferences at Esalen Institute and Kripalu Center.  In 2014, Nikki was honored as a recipient of the esteemed NUVO Cultural Visionary Award for her work with Y12SR.