1:1 Sessions

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1:1 sessions are provided to aid in improving awareness of how you move your body and your brain – body connection. Sessions are targeted to your particular needs. Karen works with a variety of clients, specializing in neurological disorders. She has considerable experience working with children, adults, musicians, athletes, and anti-aging and vitality.

Visit the contact page to book a session with Karen.

 

Children

This method provides children with experiences that give them an opportunity to upgrade their nervous systems. Practitioners seek to wake up children’s awareness of feeling what they are doing.

 

Many parents report that the first changes they see include:

  • Improved mood
  • Better sleep
  • Greater comfort
  • Increased alertness and awareness of their surroundings

 

Functional changes that have been seen as children continue the work include:

  • More effortless movements
  • Better balance
  • Improve ability to move: crawl, walk, run, jump, reach
  • Greater problem-solving skills
  • Improve speech

Children who benefited by this method have had, among others, the following conditions:

  • Arthrogryposis
  • Ataxia
  • Athetosis
  • Autism – Autism Spectrum
  • ADD/ADHD
  • Brachial Plexus
  • Cerebellar Atrophy
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Charge syndrome
  • Contractures
  • Delayed development
  • Diplegia
  • Down’s Syndrome
  • Failure to thrive
  • Fragile X Syndrome
  • Hydrocephaly
  • Hypertonia
  • Hypotonia
  • Larsen’s syndrome
  • Macrocephaly
  • Microcephaly
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Muscular atrophy
  • Periventricular Leukomalacia
  • Polymicrogyria
  • Prader-Willi syndrome
  • Premature birth
  • Rett syndrome
  • Sensory integration dysfunction
  • ShakenBaby syndrome
  • Spinal muscular atrophy
  • Stroke

Adults

This method brings awareness of how you are moving. It improves symptoms such as:

  • back pain
  • neck and shoulder pain
  • acid reflux
  • ADD/ADHD
  • foggy brain
  • sore feet, ankles
  • hip pain
  • Parkinson’s

Musicians

Singers and those that play instruments benefit by freeing their diaphragm, learning many ways to play their instrument or use their voice.  Improvements include:

  • voice
  • breathing
  • repetitive strain/pain
  • back pain
  • shoulder pain
  • neck pain

 

Athletes

Athletes have a lot of repetitive strain and pain. This changes when you move through each joint easily. Improvements are experienced with:

  • back pain
  • shoulder pain
  • neck pain
  • sore feet
  • calf pain and strain
  • hip pain
  • increased elbow mobility
  • improved arm function
  • increased performance
  • improved ankle mobility
  • breathing

 

Vitality & Anti-Aging

Brain fog, body pain, and decreased eyesight and movement are not a sign of aging.  We are taught that they are, but through experience in my life, I have found it is through lack of new movement. Improvements are seen in:

  • foggy brain
  • pain and strain
  • eye sight
  • awareness
  • from sitting to standing
  • getting up off the floor
  • running
  • sitting
  • standing
  • wellness
  • Parkinson
  • breathing