Since she had very active sportive life, she met first met yoga at YogaŞala in 2011. And after that day, she felt yoga is so true and so close to her. In a short time, she left her gym life and devoted herself to yoga. In this period, she attended too many workshops of too many yoga experts such as Chuck Miller, Meghan Currie, Eoin Finn, Chris Chavez, Yogeswari, Dylan Werner, Danny Paradise, Emma Henry, Todd Tessen, Petros Haffenrichter, Yiannis Andritsos, Dechen Thurman and Ürün Kurtiç.
In 2013, she completed "Deepen your Practice / Essential of Yoga" 40 hrs intensive program with Alexis Gulliver at YogaŞala in 2015 , she completed "YogaŞala 200 Hr Yoga Alliance Approved Yoga Majoring Program" with Alexis Gulliver and Övül Büyükberber. After that she joined the "80 Hrs Menthorship Program with Alexis Gulliver" and accomplished it. In May 2016, she completed "15 Hrs Master Intensive with Sienna Sherman" and "Ashtanga Tour with David Swenson". In April 2016, she completed "30 Hrs Yoga Sutras of Patanjali Master Intensive with Chris Chavez". Also in May 2017, she completed YogaŞala Mandatory Expert Program with Zeynep Birinci and Müge Ece.
Derin, put yoga in the center of her life and yoga is one of the most important thing in her life. She wants to keep on this way and she wants to improve and work more and more everday.