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The Feldenkrais® Institute 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!
Date: Friday - Sunday, June 23 - 25
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.
The most direct way to benefit from Feldenkrais is to work privately with one of our highly skilled practitioners. In Functional Integration lessons, the work is tailored specifically to your needs, the touch is gentle and communicative, and your comfort is respected. Call 212-727-1014 for an appointment.
I have long been intrigued by this subtle form of retraining the nervous system, which I currently recommend to patients whose movement has been restricted by injury, cerebral palsy, stroke, fibromyalgia, or chronic pain. I find it to be much more useful than standard physical therapy. I also believe that the Feldenkrais Method can help older people achieve greater range of motion, flexibility, and help us all feel more comfortable in our bodies.
- Andrew Weil, MD, www.drweil.com
Please join us for:
Tune Up Your Yoga
Sunday, May 7
Singing for Life
Sunday, May 7
Feldenkrais & Emotional Health
Tuesday, May 9
Feldenkrais Festival New York
Sunday, May 14
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**Community classes are pay-what-you-can, with a suggested fee of $10.00.
For your first class, please arrive at least 10 minutes prior to the scheduled class start time.
We recommend loose, comfortable clothing.
Mats, pads are provided.
All classes are drop-in. Get your first two classes for the price of one!
Drop-in for $25
6 class card for $125
12 class card for $250
Members receive FREE unlimited classes and one FREE Functional Integration session every month
Call (212) 727-1014