MINDFUL MOVEMENT FOR SCOLIOSIS
6-week session, Saturdays 9:45-10:35am
First session begins October 17, 2020
CHPT clinic, group class room
This workshop integrates yoga-based postures, breath work, and mindful movements to improve the strength and stability of those with scoliosis. Serving our adolescent community, we are committed to helping teens explore and build greater self-awareness, internal power, and postural regulation. What is learned on the mat can be carried over into daily activities to live and move as our best selves.
COVID-19 Considerations: Class size is limited to 4 individuals in-person in order to maintain proper social distancing. Each class will have the opportunity for live streaming via Zoom. A recurring zoom link will be provided before the start of the first class.
Registration fee is $80 per student per session, $10 discount for remote participants.
Be sure to call the office @ 585-482-5060 to pre-register and pay in advance.
Instructor: Tricia Coleman, MS CCC-SLP/L
Facilitator: Sue Callan-Harris MS,PT
Tricia Coleman is a licensed speech language pathologist who also completed a certification course in “Yoga for Scoliosis” taught by a Schroth-trained instructor. She is currently enrolled in the teacher certification program at Little Flower Yoga based in New York City. Having been a previous patient with scoliosis at CHPT, Tricia is passionate about teaching mindful movements to children and adolescents as well as building a safe space for growth in the body and the mind.
“Little Flower Yoga works to support all children and teens in the development of strong inner resources.Our goal is to help kids, and the adults who care for them, thrive in the world regardless of circumstances,and navigate the many challenges they face with a sense of personal power and self-awareness.”
4 week sessions Wednesdays from 5:30-6:30 pm
Next session begins when COVID-19 restrictions allow.
What exactly does good posture mean? Get moving as you learn how your body works to maintain upright and learn how to make gravity easier on your joints and muscles.
Instructors: Sue Callan-Harris, MSPT, CDT & Samana Lake PT, CYT, Dip MDT
DANCE CLASS FOR PERSONS WITH PARKINSON'S
Wednesdays from 10:00-11:15 am
$15 per class or $99 for a ten class card
DANCER WELLNESS INITIATIVE
Using the most recent research on dance therapy medicine available, our staff has developed the Dancer Wellness Initiative specifically for dance teachers. This half-day program has been designed as a complement to the dance teacher's knowledge base. Topics include: Injury prevention strategies for Performance Related Musculoskeletal Disorders (PRMD); Commonly seen PRMDs and treatments; performance enhancement; Conditioning for Dancers; Recognizing when a student would benefit from a medical intervention such as physical therapy.
Call to schedule a workshop for your studio’s teachers or students!
CHPT therapists are available to present one-hour workshops to your faculty and/or students! Topics address injury prevention an performance enhancement through proper, targeted strengthening of: core, hip, ankle & foot; cross-fit for dancers, self-care and more. We can tailor a workshop for your specific needs.
The cost is $75 per one-hour workshop.