The Feldenkrais Method
Feldenkrais Method Therapy (Individual Sessions, Functional Integration-FI)
Feldenkrais Movement Lessons-ATM
Anat Baniel Method for Children
Susan Nycz, has been active and involved in health and wellness for over 24 years. She is a Guild Certified Feldenkrais® and Anat Baniel Method for Children SM Practitioner, and a nationally certified and state licensed massage therapist.
Susan was drawntothe Feldenkrais Method after suffering a serious shoulder injury. This work eliminated the pain and returned all movement and function of her shoulder and arm. This led to her commitment to becoming a Feldenkrais Practitioner. She completed her basic Feldenkrais training with Anat Baniel (1997-2000, Chicago). Susan continues to evolve her skills by studying with Feldenkrais trainer, Francois Combeau, as part of his American mentored/advance training group (2000 – present, Detroit). In addition, she has also taken advanced trainings with Mia Segal and Paul Rubin in Chicago and Milwaukee. Susan completed the Children’s Mastery training with Anat Baniel (2009-2010, San Rafael) and works with special needs children. This is the most joyful and rewarding part of her practice. Last year, Susan began working with dogs (amputees, arthritis, knee/elbow/hip issues) – she loves animals
Susan was a Human Resources Specialist at the U.S. Postal Service for 18 years. She provided stress management and relaxation classes for Postal events and meetings (1994-2010). In the year 2000, Milwaukee Postal management asked her to design and roll out a wellness program for the Milwaukee and District offices. As part of this program, Susan taught Feldenkrais lessons at Postmaster conventions and career conferences (2001-2010). She also worked closely with the Safety Office and as a team member of the Ergonomic Risk Reduction Process (2001-2006), providing a Feldenkrais approach to improve the way city carriers, rural carriers, and clerks performed the functions of their jobs. This entailed visiting many Post Offices to work one-on-one with injured employees and included service talks for the entire staff.
Susan has successfully assisted her adult clients improve athletic abilities, lesson chronic pain and migraines, and heal from injuries. She has worked to improve the lives of children with autism, scoliosis, brain injury and anxiety disorder. Feldenkrais and the Anat Baniel Method for Children facilitate individuals of all ages to reach their potential by using the modality of gentle movement to provide the brain with variations and choices to make positive changes.