This one-day movement feast gives you a taste of the Nia 5 Stages, 52 Moves, MOVE IT, the new 2016 Nia Routine “Aura,” Moving to Heal, FreeDance, FloorPlay and Nia Meditation class experiences. Not to worry if you think you can’t move this much!
Moving To Heal Training “The Art of Self Healing” • Saturday, May 20 – Sunday, May 21, 9am-6pm each day, $299
Designed with the unifying theme of healing, Moving to Heal (MTH) teacher training provides you with the knowledge and skills to deliver therapeutic benefits to students through the Nia class experience.
Founded on the art of movement and the philosophy of The Body’s Way, you will learn techniques to adapt Nia therapeutically and how to successfully engage people using Nia movement and Dancing Through Life principles to feel better.
Topics covered include philosophy of healing and The Body’s Way, sensation science, somatic anatomy, Nia movement, and how to work with music to enhance a therapeutic movement experience. The training places specific emphasis on the ethics of healing and compassionate leadership while considering the needs of diverse students, e.g., cancer patients, Parkinson’s Disease, trauma recovery, or healing post-injury. The course includes topics on business and marketing.
Upon successful completion of the Moving to Heal program including the training and independent assignments you will receive a certificate of completion authorizing you to teach the Moving to Heal class program.