Fall/Winter Classes, Groups and Workshops
register via the contact form below
Somatics Flow -- Authentic Movement Group
with Meg Eginton,
MFA, ISMETA Somatic Movement Educator/Therapist
October 17, 24
November 14, 21
22.00 drop in
Class limited to 6
no drop ins
Living with Ease, an Alexander Technique Workshop with Anita Mischuk,
certified Contemporary Alexander Technique teacher
Wednesdays 9-10:30 am
October 30- December 11, no class on Thanksgiving
32.00 drop in
limited to 10 students
Spring Forest Qigong
with Nisha Mittal
dates TBA, register now for class card
Ed.D, certified SFQ trainer
$110 for 6 sessions
Ongoing Ballet for Beauty with Meg Eginton,
MFA, NYC/Europe professional dancer/25 years
Tuesday and/or Wednesdays 6-7:20
next session begins Nov. 12, 14 ends Dec.17, 19
classes may be made up on the other day
110.00 for 6 lessons
210.00 for 12 lessons
22.00 drop in
limited to 9 students per group
Mind Body Skills Course
with Kristi Cooper
MS, certified Center for Mind-Body Medicine provider
January 13, 20, 27
limited to 12 participants
A percentage of all class income is donated to social justice organizations.
TALKS, SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS
Iowa Summit on Somatic Psychology and
Somatic Movement Therapies
September 20-23, 2019
For psychotherapists, psychiatrists, counselors, and clergy who would like to learn more.
A summit on somatic therapies: psychological and movement therapies that strengthen clients' ability to create more resilience and mind-body health. This small group conference will be especially useful for your work with fragile populations, trauma, attachment disorders, and PTSD/CPTSD. Somatic Psychology and Somatic Movement Therapies are crucial evidence-based tools for psychotherapists, psychiatrists, counselors, and clergy people.
Please join 12 experts in the field of Somatic Psychology and Somatic Movement Therapies presenting lectures, experiential learning sessions on effective therapeutic movement modalities, and self-care tools you can use during your workday.
Enrollment limited to 15 participants.
Presenters and Content
Lectures The Origins of Somatic Psychotherapy
Meg Eginton, MFA, RSME-T, NACDM Forever Entwined: The History of Movement Therapy and Somatic/Body Psychology, and Polyvagal Theory and Contemporary Somatic Movement Therapies
Kristi Cooper, BS, MS, CHTSMP, CMBMF Resilience in the Face of ACEs
Barbara Brender, BFA, LMT, Hospice Prof. Therapeutic and Appropriate Touch in Hospice Care
Julia Buchkina, MD, MPH, ABIHM Supporting Bodymind Health with Functional Medicine
Julie Jack, MS, MA, E-RYT, C-IAYT (2020) Self-Regulation through Trauma Informed Yoga
Lori Enloe, PT, MA, CEEAA, CIT T’ai Chi for Mental Health
Betsy Zmuda-Swanson, MSW, SEP Introduction to Somatic Experiencing
Jennifer New, MA, Y500 Introduction to TRE®: Tension and Trauma Releasing Exercises
Beth R. Troutman, PhD, ABPP Incorporating Dance into Parent-Child Interaction Therapy
Meg Eginton, MFA, RSME-T Authentic Movement, How Breathing Works, Sensory Awareness, Emotions and the Body
Self Care Learning
Anita Mischuk, ATMW Alexander Technique for Self-Care During Your Workday
Nisha Mittal Ed.D, cert. Spring Forest QiGong QiGong for Self-Care
Barbara Brender, LMT, Hospice Professional Self Care Skills for Care Professionals
Julie Jack. MS,MA, E-RYT, C-IAYT (2020) Restorative Yoga
Dates and Contact Hours
Friday September 20, 2-9pm
Saturday September 21, 9am-6pm
Sunday September 22, 9am-6pm
Monday September 23, 9am-12pm
$475.00. $450.00 early bird registration. $400.00 week-end only.
Catered lunch available, housing on your own.
For more information, contact, and to register
Co-ordinator Meg Eginton, 319-519-3848
Movement for All, 1161 Foster Rd, Iowa City, IA 52245
Seminar Room, Movement Studio, Offices
THE EMPTY SPACE
A creative flex space that transforms for many purposes: rentals for classes workshops, retreats, potlucks and small cooking classes, therapy, seminars, singing groups, theatre and dance. Guest office for rent now, by the hour, week, day, month, year.
In Residence for Individual Appointments at Movement for All
Kristi Cooper, Mind Body Medicine
Anita Mishuk, Alexander Technique
The Empty Space has a "rehearsal space grant" for a teacher
or choreographer for free studio time. Contact Meg below.
3rd Wednesday Play Readings
presented by The Actor's Inner Ear
The Homecoming by Harold Pinter, Stage Kiss by Sarah Ruhl, Escaped Alone by Caryl Churchill, Dear Elizabeth by Sarah Ruhl, made from letters between Elizabeth Bishop and Robert Lowell.
Somatic Movement Therapy
Meg Eginton, MFA, RSME-T
Somatic Movement Educator and Therapist
A practice in body-brain-mind alignment assisting people of all ages to remain active and moving more safely and comfortably. Meg uses hands-on touch and customized exercises and behavioral strategies to help her clients gain independence from pain, trauma and motor problems.
For information on Eginton Alignment and Meg's Bio, see menu, upper right.
PROVIDERS, TEACHERS, & CREATORS
Movement for All, LLC, is always looking for new well-trained and credentialed health and wellness movers, therapists, teachers, meditators, thinkers, and performing artists who share our vision. We are committed to helping our partners flourish by keeping costs affordable. There are many ways your business or creative practice might fit into our community.
Be in good touch.
1161 Foster Rd.
Iowa City, IA 52245
Tel: (319) 519-3848