In my lastÂ Mindful Movement - Introducing Hanna Somatics course, I have started recording the classes to send it to the participants - something that is never really done when you go to a class (yes, generally, you should come back rather than practice at home for free, right?)! My clients find the recordings very helpful… Continue reading An audio class recording adventure on Bandcamp is on it’s way..
You might run and experience soreness in one knee. You might run and feel your shoulders get really tight. You might run and feel like you're not moving forward. You might run and your lower back tenses up afterwards. There's something for you. It's called Somatic Movement Education.
I am teaching a new ongoing Somatic Movement class at Live & Breathe Pilates on Tuesday evenings! We start at 8.30pm, work and explore for an hour and hopefully all have a wonderful sleep after... Don't be afraid of the late start, the days are getting longer and in no time it will still be… Continue reading Renew refresh recalibrate!
Pause for a moment. Next time you are waiting to cross a busy road, just a bit late for work, pause. Have a look at your feet. Where are the toes facing to? Check in with your back. Does your lower back feel a bit tense? Do you squeeze your buttocks and your shoulder blades?… Continue reading Is this you? Maybe it’s time to learn about your back
Before our next module, we are to practice and refine our 'Clinical Lesson #1' skills on a number of people, so I am offering sessions in my studio at a small fee. I have a good few signed up for it already, and am really excited about this work. One session lasts between 60-75min and… Continue reading Clinical Somatic Education sessions
I spent this week with 13 fellow students from England, Austria, Norway and Denmark and the teaching team under direction of Martha Peterson (comprised of American, Norwegian, Irish, English and Slovenian), and what an eventful week it was! The 3 year training in Clinical Somatic Education is held in beautiful York (worth a visit!). Our… Continue reading The first module of Clinical Somatic Education is finished!
Due to a water damage, the scheduling of classes at the studio will be delayed.I am currently updating my Reformer qualifications with Joyce Gavin from Progressive Pilates Academy. I am very happy to be overseen by a teacher who's standards of spine care are up to date with current biomechanical research without sacrificing the traditions… Continue reading Delay at SOMA