Somatic Movement practices help to cultivate mindful embodiment, fostering profound psycho-physical
well-being.

Professionals in the field of Somatic Movement Education and Therapy help you tap into fluidity
and an effortless experience of your body-mind connection, providing a remapping of the body for health,
fitness and life performance.

When you participate in your personal process through embodied awareness, you can amplify the health
of your body, mind and spirit.  The field of Somatic Movement contains distinct disciplines, each with its
own educational and/or therapeutic emphasis, principles, methods, psychology and techniques.
SOMATIC MOVEMENT
LINKS to some of the many professional Somatic Movement programs worldwide
for you to follow what's going on now

ISMETA ~ International Somatic Movement Education & Therapy Association
CONTINUUM MOVEMENT
BODY-MIND CENTERING
BODY MIND MOVEMENT
RITUAL & RESEARCH
TAMALPA INSTITUTE
SOMATIC MOVEMENT ARTS

For over 30 years, Somatic Movement
Educator and Therapist ~ Teri Carter,
has been drawn to exploring the
mystery of "the body", particularly as a
portal into direct experience of health,
creative flow and embodied
performance.  Her inquiry involves
awareness that is cultivated through
fluid movement, sound, stillness, and
sensation that supports conscious
embodiment.  This paves the way to
for ease and fulfillment in daily life.

Teri maintains a private practice in
Los Angeles, offering hands-on
therapies, movement integration, and
life performance coaching.  She also
teaches group workshops and
performs dance internationally.
Teri gratefully acknowledges the
courage and vision of her mentors,
notably:  Emilie Conrad of Continuum,
Bonnie Bainbridge Cohen of
Body-Mind Centering, Su Dong Chen
of Essence-of-Evolution, Bruce
Frantzis of Energy Arts, and Steve
Paxton of Contact Improvisation.

For individual or group sessions
with Teri, call 310-488-9879   
email info@tericarter.com

Individual sessions are a chance to
engage privately with personal
material for healing, integration,
and life purpose.
 

Learn about
Los Angeles
Practitioner Training Program
Somatic Movement Arts
IN-PERSON COURSES
&
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SOMA refers to the body experienced from within. The term 'Somatics' was coined by Thomas Hanna.
Somatic Movement refers to a field of practice that fosters health and creativity through body-centered
methods that assist people in integrating and transforming 'self' through movement and awareness
practices.

Somatic Movement is an excellent resource for enhancing movement integration and athletic
performance, as well as resolving injury, pain, and personal patterns that no longer serve you.  Tapping
into fluidity and experiential anatomy provides a remapping for health, physical prowess and life
perceptions. When individuals participate in their personal process through embodied awareness, they
can amplify the health of their tissues, mind and spirit . . .

Freedom of movement is achieved by releasing density (known as restriction) in our physical
landscape.  We do this by opening the body's tissues as well as one's perceptions, through awareness
of sensation and spaciousness.  This receptive state allows for optimal wellness and deep presence
when interrelating with one's environment and circumstance.  Freeing oneself from cultural, personal
and physical habit in this way offers new possibilities in all areas of life.  
Somatic Movement is a term that refers to a field of practice that transforms the health and creativity
of your body and mind from the inside out. Tuning our attention to the gentle whispers of our own
proprioception, we learn to listen and communicate with our bodies through the language of breath,
sound, movement, and sensation.
For further info on the various authorized methods of Somatic Movement see www.ismeta.org
HOW CAN YOU CONNECT MORE EFFORTLESSLY TO YOUR INNATE HEALTH - HEALING - CREATIVE
WAY OF BEING?
WHAT IS SOMATIC MOVEMENT EDUCATION AND THERAPY?

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What is EMBODIMENT?  
Read one perspective in the Huffington Post
"Come to Your Senses: Presence Through Embodiment"