Scott Clark in March 2017
Elizabeth Beringer in June 2017
Working with Surprise in Functional Integration®
With Elizabeth Beringer in New York City
June 23 - 25, 2017
The Feldenkrais Institute of New York, 134 W. 26th Street, NY, NY 10001
To register call: 212-727-1014
The Feldenkrais® Institute of New York is excited to announce a three-day Advanced Training with Elizabeth Beringer in New York City. Learn when, how, and why to use novelty and surprise to attract attention and engage the prefrontal areas of the brain in a way that creates engagement, and potentiates and solidifies learning. This is a rare opportunity to study with Elizabeth Beringer and we hope you can join us!
Times: Friday 4:00-9:00 pm
Saturday 10:00-5:00 pm
Sunday 10:00-4:30 pm Call 212-727-1014 to register!
Open to: Practitioners, 3rd and 4th year trainees
Regular Tuition: $Call for Details
Member Tuition: $N/A
Location: The Feldenkrais Institute
134 W 26 St, 2 Floor (betw. 6 & 7 Aves)
New York NY 10001
Teacher: Elizabeth Beringer
Elizabeth Beringer has been involved with the practice and development of the Feldenkrais Method for over two decades and integrates current advances in the cognitive sciences into the Feldenkrais perspective. Elizabeth studied directly with Dr. Feldenkrais, in the U.S. and Israel, from 1976 to 1983. She has been the editor of the Feldenkrais Journal for over 10 years and has served the Feldenkrais Guild in numerous capacities. She is the co-founder of Feldenkrais Resources with David Zemach-Bersin and they have worked together for over 20 years. Elizabeth is the Educational Director of Feldenkrais Method Training Programs in Italy and Switzerland, and teaches courses for physical and occupational therapists. Elizabeth has maintained a private practice since 1981, working with a varied population including those with severe limitations, infants, seniors, musicians, those in chronic pain and has worked extensively with athletes, martial artists and dancers. She currently holds the rank of 5th degree black belt in the martial art of Aikido and lives with her husband, cognitive scientist, Rafael Nunez, and their daughter, in San Diego, California. Cancellation Policy:
For 3-hr evenings—credit toward a future event. For single and multi-day workshops—full refunds are available minus a $75 administrative fee, provided we receive your written notice at least 14 days before the starting day of the workshop. With less than 14 days notice, the Institute will credit your tuition, minus the administrative fee, towards a future workshop.
Upcoming Advanced Training
A New Golf Workshop and Advanced Training
With Daniella Schellenberg and Donna Simmons
Date: October 7 & 8, 2017
October 7th workshop day will be open to the public.
October 8th will be for practitioners only.
Daniela Schellenberg is a licensed Feldenkrais practitioner from Switzerland with a Masters Degree in Human Movement Science, Exercise Physiology and Sports Teaching from the Technical University of Zurich. She is also certified as Golf Fitness Instructor (Level 3 Medical) from the Titleist Institute in Oceanside, as a Pilates Instructor from the Pilates Training in San Diego as well as a Lifestyle Educator/Nutrition Specialist from Metagenics.
For more 26 years, Daniela has taught sports, training and movement mechanics in colleges and athletic environments as well as in physical therapy environments. After suffering a back injury, she recovered applying the Feldenkrais Method and was inspired to open her own business and help others. She developed a unique movement therapy program called SWISSFIT, that includes a comprehensive Functional Movement Analysis System and an integrative functional exercise program for physical re-conditioning, pain management and athletic performance.
Daniela developed golf specific fitness programs that she has applied for over 10 years with PGA Tour Pros and Amateurs in the US and in Switzerland. During 5 years she has collaborated and educated trainers and Golf Pros at Migros Golf Clubs in “Golf Movement Coaching” and designed classes and programs for them. Daniela has her private practice in Palm Springs for more than 12 years. She also teaches at the Desert Clinic Pain Institute in Rancho Mirage and Palm Springs, where she is offering Movement Therapy Classes and Physical Re-Conditioning as well as Private Sessions in Functional Integration® (Feldenkrais Manual Therapy).She is passionate and dedicated to showing people how to exercise and move with enhanced awareness, to live a pain-free life and enjoy their favorite activities regardless any physical limitation. "Fit for life" is her motto.
Donna Simmons graduated in 1993 from Berkeley Movement Studies Institute Guild Certified Feldenkrais Professional Training, in San Rafael California, and is a Guild Certified Assistant Trainer. She also holds a JFK Graduate School of Holistic Studies degree from the Department of Holistic Health. In addition to her Feldenkrais Method® training she is also trained in CranioSacral Therapy, Interpersonal Neurobiology (Dr. Dan Siegel Mindsight Institute), Interactive Guided Imagery and Mindfulness.
Donna has taught in training programs in Switzerland and in the U.S., maintains a private practice in Mill Valley, California. Donna is a Guild Certified Assistant Trainer and is currently offering postgraduate training as well as ongoing mentoring programs, both in Basel, Switzerland, and here in the U.S. Originally a teacher of dance and exercise, she has been a movement educator for more then 25 years. Donna works with people from all walks of life, including athletes, seniors, contractors, musicians, and dancers.
To register, please call Deirdre O’Shea at 800-765-1907. You can
also email Deirdre with your name, address & phone number, as well as your method of payment, to email@example.com.
Please make all checks payable to
Feldenkrais Institute of San Diego. We
accept Visa, MC, Amex, checks and PayPal. For PayPal, please use firstname.lastname@example.org & email Deirdre of your payment.
Cancellations/Refunds: Refunds are available less a $30 administrative fee.
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