Term Three Movement Intelligence at Douphraite House This term break will be for three weeks as I have a Feldenkrais conference to attend in Brisbane on the 20th, 21st and 22nd July. https://www.movement-intelligence.com.au/single-post/2017/06/20/Term-3-Movement-Intelligence-classes Term Three Dates: Wed 26th July to 20th Sept – 9 weeks Sat 29th July to 22nd Sept – 9 weeks Casual attendance for students familiar with the program, please ring me or text prior to at
"Where the spirit does not work with hand there is no art". - Leonardo da Vinci The hands are amazing tools to feel things inside ourselves and also for feeling things in our environment. Awareness comes from being attentive to the use of our hands that shape our brain, mind and culture. Being aware of your hands can make a profound change with everything that you do.
One of the moves in the Movement Intelligence program is called 'Sit Bones Walk'. This allows the feet and pelvis to connect to the ischium bones and spine in a spiralling axial line from feet to the head. You can walk in a homolateral pattern and a contralateral pattern. It is so good.
25 May 2017 Facebook post. Melissa Coventry I wish Movement Intelligence was as recognised as Pilates for its importance in rehabilitation. Pilates strengthens and stabilises but MI is integrated in all ADLs (activities of daily life) & fundamental to how we move our bodies by reprogramming how to effectively move once injured. Jenny in a wonderful experienced practitioner who had the support of my Sydney physiotherapist in my rehab post a car accident. Life is constant movem
I will be listing students testimonials as they come through. You can search through these in the tags "testimonials" as they accrue. 22nd June 2017 Facebook post. Claire McLisky I did a term of Movement Intelligence classes with Jennifer Groves earlier this year and found them so helpful for my pelvic instability post-pregnancy. I’d recommend it for anyone with post-party’s stability issues. 22nd June 2017 Facebook post. Clio Scheibe To all the many beautiful mums I know
Term Three groups are now open for bookings. Wed 26th July - 20th Sept. Sat 29nd July - 23rd Sept. Rediscover your optimal body management by following in the footsteps of Movement Intelligence natural movement. Learn how to develop postural integrity, flexibility and stability. This is achieved through rhythm and isometric pressure that is carried into walking, running on the spot and bouncing on the heels. External surfaces such as walls, floors, chairs and a 7 meter f
Moshe Feldenkrais as a young man Dr. Moshe Feldenkrais as a young man demonstrating 'The Stomach Lift' process another variant of yoga's 'Uddiyana Bhanda'. Dr. Ruthy Alon teaches variations of this in standing, sitting, supine and running. Introducing global movement patterning into this abdominal/visceral move.
Sungshin Women's University Seoul with Dr. Ruthy Alon presenting her Walk for Life training. A variation of 'Ribs Around the Steering' process. Mobilizing the ribs, seated in a step position and introducing stepping in rhythm. "Ah" it is so wonderful to soften the often hardened and stiff rib cage.
October 18th - 28th 2017 Bones For Life training - Segment One Where: Douphraite House Mullumbimby with Jennifer Groves. This will be the first segment of a 210 hour accredited Bones for Life certification. I have not run a Bones for Life training for a few years in Australia. By invitation, I have taught various components of Movement Intelligence programs in Taiwan and Seoul over the past decade. Also some workshops locally, in Sydney and in Canberra. Due to enquiries, I