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  Ruthy Alon, FMI Founder,
teaching Bones for Life®
in New York City, 2007
and Walk for Life
in Greenfield, NH, 2011

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For Worldwide Trainings with Ruthy Alon, click here

For Certified Bones for Life® instructors, worldwide, click here and here

For Trainings with Certified Bones for Life® instructors, worldwide, click here

For Procedures on Becoming a Certified Bones for Life® Teacher or Trainer, click here

 CANADA
Alberta & British Columbia
Sandra Bradshaw, GCFP

Certified BFL Teacher
 
Kelowna
(250) 862-8489
email
SandraBradshaw.com
 
Individual Sessions and Semi-Private Sessions
by appointment
Katarina Halm

BFL TRAINER
Certified Teacher of
Chairs, Mindful Eating,
and Walk for Life

Vancouver
(604) 263-9123
email
Calendar
• Tuesdays
• Thursdays, 2pm  
• Saturdays
Thinking in Movement
Anna Haltrecht, GCFP

MI SENIOR TRAINER
MI Specialist
Salt Spring Island
(250) 537-5681
email
 
• Wednesdays, 2:00 pm
  for PD & other
  Neurological Conditions
BonesForever.com
Jon Sanders

Mayne Island
(250) 539-3488
(250) 208-6767
email
Marie-Paule Wiley
Salmon Arm
(250) 832-8176
email
 
 
Mindful Eating
Online — Tuesdays
10 am – 1 pm PT
 
12 Sessions:
Nov 2016 – Mar 2017
 
Anna Haltrecht
(250) 537-5681
 
BonesForever.com
 
Solutions + Didactic
Online — Fridays
12:30–3:30 pm PT
 
   Part 2
Apr, May, Jun, Sep, Oct, Nov
 
Anna Haltrecht
(250) 537-5681
 
BonesForever.com
 
Movement intelligence
Salt Spring Island
 
June 24–25
 
   
Anna Haltrecht
(250) 537-5681
 
BonesForever.com
Ontario
Peter Jenkins, GCFP

Certified BFL Chairs & WFL Teacher
Toronto
(416) 539-0105
email
 
Ongoing Private Classes:
Chairs, Bones for Life,
Walk for Life
Rosa Murnaghan

MI SENIOR TRAINER
BFL, Chairs, WFL Trainer
Ottawa
(613) 820-2546
email
   
New Brunswick & Quebec
Brigitte Bégin
Certified BFL Teacher
Levis
(418) 839-8035
email
Gertrude Bernier
Certified BFL Teacher
Matane
(418) 566-2414
email
Colette Daudelin

Certified BFL Teacher
Gatineau
(819) 770-4869
email
Annick Delabays
Certified BFL Teacher
Baie du Febvre
(819) 244-5296
email
Hélène Lévesque

BFL TRAINER
St. Valérian de Rimouski
(418) 732-4466
email
Professional Training
www.optionmouvement.com
Chantal Martin
AFQ, FQM

Certified BFL Teacher
Val-David
(514) 606-7000
email
Claudie Pfeifer

Certified BFL Teacher
Montréal
(514) 586-5248
email
 
Centre Emballons-nous
 
Bones for Life—en Français
Montréal
 
• Thursdays, 10:45 am
Jan 26 – Apr 7
(10 Sessions)
 
Claudie Pfeifer
(514) 586-5248
 
More Information

 

 UNITED STATES
Alaska
Gail French
GCFP, PT, OTA


MI SENIOR TRAINER
MI Specialist
Certified WFL Teacher
Certified Chairs Teacher
Anchorage
(907) 351-0880
email
 
Shari Lee
GCFP

 
BFL TRAINER
Certified WFL Teacher
Anchorage
(907) 274-3539
email
 
Marsha Rodrigues
 


BFL TRAINER
Anchorage/Palmer
(907) 276-5107
email
 
• Mondays, 10 am
June – October
 
Arizona
Elizabeth Keith, GCFP

BFL TRAINER
Phoenix
(602) 885-8006
email
 
• Tuesdays, 3 pm
 
• Wednesdays, 11 am
  Advanced BFL
 
• Thursdays, 9:30 am
  Intermediate BFL
 
Monthly Saturday Workshops
 
MoveBetterToday.com
Mary Elizabeth Lawrence

Scottsdale
(488) 529-9357
email
 
Suzanne Mowry, PT
Certified BFL Teacher
 
Carefree
(480) 488-0543
(480) 577-0602
email
 
• Mondays, 2:30 PM
• Mondays, 6:15 PM
• Saturdays, 9 –12
  Monthly Workshops
Marsha Rodrigues

BFL TRAINER
Portal
(520) 558-2307
email
California
Kalyani Gilliam
GCFP, LAc.


Carmel
(831) 626-3662
email
• Wednesdays, 1:30 pm
• Thursdays, 6:00 pm
MoveMentor.com
Tatsy Guild
ABM, PSIA, NASW


Certified BFL Teacher
Lake City
(435) 513-2676
email
 
www.ThetaServices.us
Tancha McKnight
GCFP


Certifed BFL Teacher
Walnut Creek
(510) 638-3346
email
 
SensibleMovement.com
Cate Thomas
GCFP


Certifed BFL Teacher
Santa Rosa
(707) 578-3377
email
 
Revive-Life.org
Sheila Zangara

BFL TRAINER
Vallejo
(707) 319-5805
email
   
Two BFL Series
Davis
 
1) Fundamentals
July 5 – 12
(Intensive)
 
2) Continuation Class
July 5 & 7
(Walking)

Marg Bartosek
(530) 757-5696
 
Davis Senior Center
 
Happy & Healthy
        in Chairs

with Cate Thomas
 
Santa Rosa
(707) 578-3377
email
 
Tuesdays, 10 am
Colorado
Nancy Linsley, GCFP

Certified BFL Teacher
Boulder
(949) 338-7437
email
 
NancyLinsley.com
Carolyn O’Donnell
Certified BFL Teacher
Glenwood Springs
(970) 945-0549
email
   
Florida
Anne Andrews
LMT


BFL TRAINER
St. Augustine
(386) 538-1918
email
 
AnneAndrews.ABMP.com
Helena Berger-Heppner
GCFP, LMT

Certified Chairs Teacher
Hillsboro
(858) 344-6605
email           video
 
Stay Balanced
    begins Jan 12th
5-week class, Tues & Thurs
Deerfield Beach
NE Focal Point Senior Ctr
Walli Chefitz
OTR


 
Miami
(305) 665-8586
email
Linda Miller
PT, LMT

Ocala
(352) 286-6786
email
Georgia
Ellen Soloway, GCFP

BFL TRAINER
Certified WFL Teacher
Certified Chairs Teacher
Atlanta
(504) 895-5196
email
feldenkrais-neworleans.com
     
Illinois
Connie Butler
 
Certified BFL Teacher
Downers Grove
(630) 969-6456
email
Ann Chan
LCPC, LCSW


Certified BFL Teacher
WFL Teacher
Urbana
(217) 390-2917
email
Leslie Schwartzman
PhD, GCFP

Certified BFL Teacher
Evanston
(847) 869-6475
email
Ellen Soloway
GCFP


BFL TRAINER
Certified WFL Teacher
Certified Chairs Teacher
Oak Park
(504) 895-5196
email
feldenkrais-neworleans.com
Indiana
Denise Deig
PT


MI SENIOR TRAINER
BFL, Chairs, WFL Trainer
Indianapolis
(317) 255-7800
 
email
DeniseDeig.com
Rachel Eban
GCFP, PT


Bloomington
(812) 332-2752
email
Melissa Maxwell
PT, C/NDT


Certified BFL Teacher
Carmel
(317) 902-1486
email
Carol Montgomery
MS PT, GCFP


MI SENIOR TRAINER
BFL Trainer
Columbus
(812) 344-4119
 
Class Information:
MontgomerySomatics
Patty Proffitt Foster MS, PT
Certified BFL Teacher Indianapolis
(317) 283-5969
email
Sarah Woolgar
Certified BFL Teacher Indianapolis
(317) 843-2080
email
SarahWoolgarMovement
   
Iowa
Diane Baker, LMT

Certified BFL Teacher
Des Moines
(515) 988-9978
email
     
Kansas
Carol Montgomery
MS PT, GCFP


MI SENIOR TRAINER
BFL Trainer
Hays
(812) 344-4119
email
 
BFL I–3, WFL I & Chairs
 • The Center for
   Health Improvement
 
Class Information:
MontgomerySomatics
     
Kentucky
Dr. Robert Bozeman, DMA
 

Certified BFL Teacher
Louisville
(502) 386-4715
email
 
• Mondays, 6 pm
   Shine   [Clifton Center]
   BFL 5-Week Series
   starting Sep 12, 2016

 
Creator of Better Movement: Better Music
 
RobertBozeman.com
Kathy Krebs, OTR/L

Certified BFL Teacher
Ludlow
(859) 992-6084
email
   
Louisiana
Ellen Soloway, GCFP

BFL TRAINER
Certified WFL Teacher
Certified Chairs Teacher
New Orleans
(504) 895-5196
email
• Semi-weekly Bones I & II as
New Orleans Volunteer project
feldenkrais-neworleans.com/
     
Maine
Gretchen Langner GCFP

BFL, Chairs, WFL & Mindful Eating TRAINER
Portland
(207) 408-6100
email
 
     
Maryland
Jutta Brettschneider
OT, GCFP


 
Brentwood
(240) 328-8415
email
 
www.TheMovementClinic.org
Nancy Knowles
GCFP


BFL TRAINER
WFL Teacher
St. Michaels
(410) 745-5844
email
   
Massachusetts
Olivia Cheever
EdD, GCFP


BFL TRAINER
Certified WFL & Chairs Teacher
Needham Heights
(617) 413-5680
email
 
8 Thursdays in Westwood
  starting Jan 19th:
• Thursdays, 9:00 am
• Thursdays, 10:45 am
 
Download Flyer     Register
 
More information about BFL
Marcia Giudice
MS, OT, GCFP


BFL TRAINER
 
 
Wayland
(508) 358-5314
email
 
• Wednesdays, 11:00 am
Trainings and Workshops, see:

www.LifelongWellness.com
June LaPointe
GCFP


BFL TRAINER
Certified WFL & Chairs Teacher
Winchendon
(617) 335-1317
email
• Tuesdays, 1:00 pm
• Tuesdays, 7:30 pm
Easy Does It   Arlington
 
www.junelapointe.com
 
YouTube Interview
Deborah Elizabeth
Lotus
, GCFP


BFL TRAINER
Certified Chairs Teacher
 
Arlington
(857) 205-5673
email
 
• Thursdays, 12:00 pm
Arlington Center
 
• Thursdays, 6:30 pm  
Lexington High School
Melissa Cook
 

Medford
(781) 643-2772
email
 
Susan Merriam, LMT
Certified BFL Teacher
Sharon
(401) 225-9377
email
 
• Wednesdays, 8:00 am

 
Jean Sarno, PT
Certified BFL Teacher
Roslindale
(617) 477-4249
email
Jane Shapiro
Certified BFL Teacher
Beverly
(978) 921-6202
email
 
• Mondays, 4:00 pm
Nina Weisberg
Certified BFL Teacher
Needham
(339) 225-0634
email
 
     
“Anti-Falling” through Movement Intelligence
Arlington
 
5-Part Series
March 8 – April 5
 
Deborah Lotus
(857) 205-5673
Minnesota
Faye Berton

Certified BFL Teacher
St. Paul
(651) 290-2632
email
 
LaurelYogaStudio.com
     
Missouri
Kelly Feder, GCFP

St. Louis
(314) 563-1266
email
 
• Monthly Saturday Workshops
Feldenkrais Movement Academy
     
Montana
Debbie Farmer
 
Certified BFL Teacher
Billings
(406) 670-6129
email
 
• Saturdays, 11:30 am
  Perfect Balance
  Call for class & series dates
Cathleen Kuras, LMT, CCM

Certified BFL Teacher
Billings
(406) 591-2428
email
Contact for BFL class dates
HealingJourneyMontana.com
   
New Jersey
Beatrice Basso, GCFP

Certified BFL Teacher Certified WFL Teacher
Chester
(973) 294-4059
email
Move in Grace.com
Marcia Schoppik, GCFP
Certified WFL, MET & Chairs Teacher
West Orange
(973) 568-9167
email
MovementWithMarcia.com
   
New Mexico
Carolyn Sue Albin
GCFP, IDEA


BFL TRAINER
 
Santa Fe
(505) 660-4376
email
 
• Mondays, Tuesdays,
  Wednesdays & Fridays

 
Movement Forward
     
New York
Janet Coy, PT
Certified BFL Teacher
Syracuse
(315) 446-6828
email
 
• Tuesday PM Classes
Judith Frank, GCFP
 

Manhattan
(845) 647 8730
email
Sonja Johansson
GCFP, ACE


MI SENIOR TRAINER
BFL Trainer
Manhattan
(646) 283-4539
email
 
Flatiron Alternative Health
• Tuesdays, 6 pm
 
WFL Workshops in NYC
throughout the year

www.sonjajohansson.com
Deborah Layton, RMT
ERYT200, RYT500


Certified BFL Teacher
WFL Teacher
Peekskill
(914) 737-2420
email

www.breathcentered.com
Julie Sandler-Friedman
PT MS, GCFP


Certified BFL Teacher
Manhattan
(212) 864-2634
email
 
• Thursdays 7 pm
Feldenkrais Learning Ctr
 
Physical Therapist and Feldenkrais Practitioner using Bones for Life and Solutions for Optimal Mobility in
private sessions
 
Comprehensive
MovementTherapy
     
North Carolina
Brenda Sorkin
GCFP, CTP


MI SENIOR TRAINER
BFL, WFL, ME Trainer Charlotte
(704) 527-5996
(704) 650-7252 cell
email
 
Weekly Classes
MovementDialogues.com
     
BFL Certification
Charlotte
 
Segment II
July 14 – 16
 
Segment III
November 3 – 5
 
Brenda Sorkin
(704) 527-5996
(704) 650-7252 cell
 
MovementDialogues.com
Ohio
Cynthia Allen, GCFP

MI SENIOR TRAINER
BFL Trainer
Cincinnati
(513) 541-5720
email
• Thursdays, 7:30 pm
Future Life Now
Integrative Learning Center
 
Friday Webinars
  10 am – 12:15 pm EST
Brian Shircliff
Certified BFL Teacher
Cincinnati
(513) 300-5174
email
 
Vitality Cincinnati
 
BFL Certification
Cincinnati
 
Basic Bones for Life
I:   Oct 20–22
II:    Nov 17–19
III:     Jan 26–28 [2018]
 
Certification Training
I:   Mar 2–4 [2018]
II:    Jul 7–9 [2018]
III:     Sep 21–23 [2018]
 
Cynthia Allen
(513) 541-5720
Brian Schircliff
(513) 300-5174
 
More Information
PDF Download
 
Walk for Life [2018]
Cincinnati
 
I:   Oct 19–21 [2018]
II:    Nov 16–18 [2018]
 
Cynthia Allen
(513) 541-5720
Brian Schircliff
(513) 300-5174
 
More Information
PDF Download
Oregon
Marg Bartosek
GCFP


Certified BFL Teacher
Corvallis
(541) 286-4678
email
 
MargBartosek.com
Tina Mahacek
PT, LMT, GCFP



Klamath Falls
(541) 884-2480
email
• Mondays, 10:00 am
  [advanced]
  Community Lounge
• Wednesdays, 10:00 am
  Community Lounge
• Fridays, 11:30 am
  Senior Center
 
More Info
Linda Tittle
GCFP

Klamath Falls
(541) 331-1517
email
 
BFL Chairs
Corvallis
 
Jan 11 – Feb 14
 
Marg Bartosek
 
(541) 286-4678
 
MargBartosek.com
Pennsylvania
Lois Morford
LMT, CMTPT


Pittsburgh
 
(412) 921-1997
email
     
South Carolina
Dottie Moore
 

 
Rock Hill
(803) 493-1192
email
 
Heidi McGovern
PT, GCFP



BFL, Chairs, WFL Trainer
Myrtle Beach
(843) 361-8436
email
 
• Thursdays, 10:00 am
North Myrtle Beach
Recreation Center

 
See website for workshops:
Life Time Learning
   
Texas
Bill Crock
 

 

Austin
(512) 568-1658
email
 
Gika Rector
GCFP


 
The Woodlands
(713) 213-7643
email
 
• Mondays, 1 pm
Yoga Studio of
The Woodlands

 
Houston:
• Tuesdays, 10:30 am
West University Place Community Ctr
 
www.GikaRector.com
Cathy Wright
GCFP, LMT, BCTMB


BFL, Chairs, WFL Trainer
Alpine
(832) 314-8103
email
 
• Fridays, 10 am WFL
• Fridays, 12 pm BFL
 
For more Classes and Workshops, see:
 
Cathy Wright
Learning for Life, LLC

 
Private Sessions
by Appointment

 
 
BFL Basic Training
 
Advanced Training
with Integrated Didactic

 

Alpine
 
Segment I
TBD
 
Segment II
TBD
 
Segment III
TBD
 
Cathy Wright
(832) 314-8103
 
CathyWright.com
Virginia
Jane Johnston
GCFP, PRCS, CYT, RYT, AEA, ATRI

Certified BFL Teacher
 
Berryville
(703) 203-2264
 
email
 
FitOverFortyVirginia.com
 
• Fri, 12 pm BFL & WFL
  [Stonebrier]
Beth Rini Scott
PT, DPT, GCFP, CWC, Nutrition Therapist


Certified BFL Teacher
 
Lynchburg
(434) 420-3263
email
   
WholeHealthPT.com
Petra Riedel-Willems
GCFP, SST


Certified BFL Teacher
Falls Church
(703) 698-8806
email
Thursday Classes:
• BFL, 2:00 pm
• BFL, 6:00 pm
• BFL Advanced, 7:30 pm
EasyDoesItMoves.com
 
Washington
Viana Daven
BA Ed., LMP


Movement Intelligence Trainer
Certified BFL Teacher
Certified Chairs Teacher
Certified WFL Teacher
Seattle
(206) 799-1052
email
 
See website for class info:
Viana-Motion
Martha Holschen
GCFP

 
Bothell
(425) 890-5268
email
 
Katherine Wieseman
PhD, GCFP

 

Sequim & Port Angeles
(360) 775-6373
email
 
Call re: WFL and Solutions classes, and workshops:
 
[winter]
Balance & Stability
 
[spring/summer]
Walk for Life
 
JourneysThroughMovement
 

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