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NIA Holistic, Healng, Dance-Based Movement
Classic NIA is a holistic fitness class combining movement from the dance arts, martial arts and healing arts, including yoga. Anyone can do NIA-it is appropriate for all levels of fitness and agility. Students are encouraged to modify all movements according to their own body’s needs. Movements are simple and leave lots of room for self-expression. Classic NIA is a fun, cardiovascular experience that gives you a new body and a new life.
NIA or Neuromuscular Integrative Action, is a sensory-based movement practice fusing nine different movement forms from the dance arts, martial arts and the healing arts including yoga. As a cardiovascular exercise, Nia builds flexibility, agility, mobility, strength and stability. It is effective for weight-loss and is known to help many conditions including depression, asthma, diabetes, arthritis and fibromyalgia to name a few. Bethamie balances the joy, excitement and fun of Nia with its calming, healing components and offers classes to women, men and teens of all abilities.
“Nia came into my life as a gift and I am so grateful to be able to share this healing experience others.” An instructor since 2008, Bethamie Wyatt, CECP, Certified NIA Instructor, MLS, Healing In Motion, facilitates Nia classes and workshops that encourage community and connection among class participants. Impressions from her cultural experiences in Senegal, West Africa and Belize, Central America can be felt in her classes through the sounds and rhythms of these musically rich places. Each gathering with Bethamie is a unique experience with a blend of broad influences that allow her to provide a quality education around health and movement wellness while building a rapport with a diverse group of participants.
After a class with Bethamie, you are sure to step into your day on the “Nia cloud” – strong and determined yet relaxed and rejuvenated!
Crystal Healing Circle
Reiki Master, Maria Giordano, invites you to center and ground yourself as you help to form one of Earth’s most natural patterns, a circle. Honor the natural rhythms of life as you heal.
Crystal healing has been used since ancient times as a tool to address physical, emotional, mental and spiritual bodies.
Enjoy deep relaxation, rejuvenation and healing of the body, mind and spirit.
Please bring a blanket or yoga mat and pillow for your comfort to lie on the floor. Chairs are available if you prefer to sit.
HATHA YOGA with Dr. Dale Buegel, E-RYT 500
Join this popular Yoga class for symmetry, flexibility and tone! This Hatha Yoga class will focus on re-patterning techniques and simple, self-applied methods for releasing restrictions while learning traditional yoga postures that can help enhance health for a lifetime.
“My passion is to offer training in the fine points of yoga. I have been teaching since 1974 in the tradition of the Himalayan Masters and delight in sharing what has been shared with me through that lineage. My goal in life has been to discover the limits of human potential and to enjoy peace in the heart in all circumstance.”
RELAX “GENTLE” YOGA
Gentle Yoga: Breathing, Stretching, Laughter and guided Meditation will help you to increase flexibility and stability, be your joyful self, and relieve stress and tension. Enrich your life with heart-centered delight and tranquility.
Instructor Name & Credentials: Gail Vella, (RTY) Registered Yoga Teacher, (CRR) Certified Registered Reflexologist, Arthritis Foundation Exercise Leader & Certified Laughter Yoga Leader.
Gail’s goal at Compassionate Reflexology & Yoga Wellness Center is to create a response to release congestion or stress in the nervous system to help balance the body’s energy so it can nurture and repair itself. Reflexology is an ancient healing practice first documented by Egyptians in the 23rd century B.C., with a wealth of ongoing scientific research beginning in the 20th century.
Gail, a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT-200) completed her Yoga Teacher Training with Sarah Filzen at Kanyakumari Ayurveda & Yoga Wellness Center in Glendale, Wisconsin. She is a Certified Laughter Yoga Leader (CLYL) completing the training at Dr. Kataria School of Laughter Yoga. She is also is certified by The Arthritis Foundation as an Exercise Program Instructor. Laughter and Laughter Yoga provides many proven health benefits, from alleviating anxiety and fears to managing anger and relieving work-related stress.
Gail works with a variety of healing modalities including: Ingham Method™ Foot and Hand Reflexology, Sorensensistem Facial Reflexology, and K.H.T. – Korean Hand Therapy, a type of reflexology. She also has a special affinity for EFT (Emotional Freedom Technique), Healing Touch and Crystal Healing. Nearly two dozen scientific studies on the effects of EFT have been published, more than 300 studies on the healing effects of laughter, and more than 2,000 studies on the efficacy of healing touch therapy.
“I love what I do and would be honored to help you.”
ADAPTIVE YOGA & MINDFULNESS FOR CANCER & CHRONIC ILLNESS
A guided Yoga experience designed to honor the needs of each individual student exactly where they are in treatment and recovery. In a safe, comfortable atmosphere, we will explore movement, breathing and meditation practices as tools to access the innate wisdom of our own bodies and make empowered choices in healing. Developed by a nurse from evidence-based research, the intention of this offering is to teach self-regulating techniques that can relieve the distressing side effects of cancer and chronic illness.