Katy Kopnitsky

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Katy Kopnitsky is a yoga instructor and integrative health therapist with the Integrative Health Program at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Hospital
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)


Katy Kopnitsky is a yoga, mindfulness and meditation instructor, facilitator, educator, writer and learner. Katy has the privilege to share somatic practices like yoga, meditation, and mindfulness with people of all ages and assist yoga service nonprofits with their growth and development.

The work she does as an instructor, facilitator, educator, and grants manager is rooted in her commitment to accessibility, inclusivity, humility and community.

Katy’s background includes a BS in Psychology from the University of Pittsburgh, professional experience in project management, research, communications, writing and organization, ERYT-200 and YACEP certifications, and well over 400 hours of additional specialized training in trauma-sensitivity, inclusivity, and resilience-focused care.

Katy’s favorite thing about her work is the opportunity to learn with and from others and to connect in the community with others.

Education and Training

Board Certification

Certified Yoga Teacher

Undergraduate Degree

BS in Psychology, Minor in Film Studies - University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Yoga Instructor

Integrative Health Therapist

Departments and Services