FELDENKRAIS CONNECT: Wendy Kann

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FELDENKRAIS CONNECT

Choose the Way You Move!

 

DUE TO THE CORONA VIRUS, ALL IN-PERSON CLASSES ARE CANCELLED.

PLEASE SEE BELOW FOR MULTIPLE ONLINE CLASS OPTIONS​

THE FELDENKRAIS METHOD

Everyone has unique movement habits.  These develop over the years due to a host of variables, such as where you grew up, when you crawled, whether you were a basketball player or ballerina or once fell out of a tree. 


Moving with the same biases throughout a lifetime causes stress on particular muscles and joints.  People who rely on their bodies professionally, like dancers, athletes and musicians, tend to feel these stresses earlier.  But we all confront these limitations as we age.


Feldenkrais lessons are internationally recognized and evidence-based gentle movement sequences that are carefully designed to make you more aware of how you move.


With this new awareness and understanding, you can evaluate your habits and compare them to other options.


Choosing the way you move not only alleviates pain and reduces stress, but an expanded movement repertoire almost always improves your view of who you are and what you are capable of. 


Feldenkrais®, Feldenkrais Method®, Awareness Through Movement® and Functional Integration®

are registered service marks of the Feldenkrais Guild® of North America.

 
 

WENDY KANN

Wendy was born in Zimbabwe and met her American husband while he was on a motorcycle trip through Africa.  They married, lived in Hong Kong and have three beautiful grown children.  She published a memoir about growing up in Africa and loves painting, cooking and gardening.  Feldenkrais is the culmination of a lifelong interest in mindfulness and somatic education.

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FELDENKRAIS LESSONS IN FAIRFIELD COUNTY CONNECTICUT

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ONLINE CLASSES EVERY SUNDAY, WEDNESDAY AND FRIDAY AT 1:30 EST! PAY WHAT YOU CAN

The focus is on dancers from all over the world, but these classes are easy and accessible to everyone!

Please contact me directly at:

wendykann@gmail.com

cell. 203.247.1986


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WEDNESDAYS 5:00PM - WESTPORT CONTINUING EDUCATION - NOW ONLINE!  PLEASE CONTACT WESTPORT CONTINUING EDUCATION FOR MORE INFORMATION

STAPLES HIGH SCHOOL LIBRARY

70 North Avenue, Westport CT 06880

5:00pm - 6:00 pm beginning 2/26/2020

These are floor classes.  Please bring your own mat and wear comfortable clothes that you can move in.


Please contact Westport Continuing Ed at 203.341.1209 or https://www.westportcontinuinged.com/  

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THURSDAYS AT 1:00PM, ART OF CONTROL PILATES STUDIO,STAMFORD CT
NOW ONLINE!
PLEASE CONTACT ART OF CONTROL FOR MORE INFORMATION

1177 Summer Street, Stamford CT

phone. 203.973.7262.  Please call the center for more information.  

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

These are floor classes.  Pease wear comfortable clothes that you can move in!

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PRIVATE FUNCTIONAL INTEGRATION LESSONS - CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Private Functional Integration lessons are hands-on and the fastest way to improve.  Together we gently explore your unique movement habits and, through touch and observation, establish options that will reduce pain, improve performance and revitalize your sense of well-being.

Please contact me directly for further details:


wendykann@gmail.com

203.247.1986

cost: $200 for your first 3 sessions

$100 per session thereafter

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LAPHAM COMMUNITY CENTER - NOW ONLINE!

Waveny Park, New Canaan, CT 06840

phone 203.594.3620

1:10 pm - 2:10 pm

These are floor classes available to residents of New Canaan, CT.  Please call the center for more details.

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DARIEN SENIOR CENTER - CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

DARIEN SENIOR CENTER - CANCELLED
2 Renshaw Road, Mather Center, Darien CT 06820
phone 203.656.7490
11 am - 12 noon
These are chair classes.  Please call the Mather Center for information and directions.

 

"What I am after isn't flexible bodies, but flexible brains.  What I am after is restoring human dignity."

Moshe Feldenkrais

 

CONTACT US

We are not trying to "fix" anything.  There is no ideal body out there.  We are born with a particular skeleton, muscles and nervous system that is limited by our past and our physical habits.  Through Feldenkrais lessons, you are invited to explore an easier, more joyful and efficient way to inhabit your own skin