Take your movement practice to the next level with our flagship programs. Led by world class dance and mindful movement teachers. Cutting edge programs for mindfulness, self awareness, and purpose to life.
Our Foundational Programs attract a diverse, international community of like-minded movers from all walks of life and mental health practitioners committed to bringing the healing power of mindful movement into their lives, workplaces and communities.
Our Ground Floor Lab and Therapy in Motion Lab are the starting point for anyone who wants to teach Open Floor movement practice or qualify as a Therapy in Motion practitioner.
Join our highly experienced teaching team for an in-depth tour of Open Floor, practical tools and insights you can use immediately in your personal and professional lives. Skills will be built progressively through experiential exercises, demonstrations, and theory to provide a toolbox for a more purposeful and embodied life.
A foundation in the most up to date approaches to embodiment and mindful movement, our Ground Floor Lab is an intensive, experiential, five-day introduction to the Open Floor Curriculum. You’ll come away with an understanding of the core teachings and practical skills to use in your movement practice and beyond.
Our next lab will be held online, March 5-9, 2021 Australia time zone; March 4-8 Pacific time zone
Melbourne, Australia time: 9am – 5pm each day
1st session 9am – 12pm, 2nd session 2 – 5pm
Pacific time: 2pm – 10pm each day (the day before)
1st session 2 – 5 pm, 2nd session 7-10pm
1st session 2 – 5 pm, 2nd session 7-10pm
Our Ground Floor Labs attract people from a wide range of backgrounds interested in expanding their skills and knowledge of embodiment and mindful movement for both personal and professional reasons. This training is particularly suited to:
A Ground Floor Lab is an excellent opportunity to experience and explore the Open Floor approach and decide if it is for you. Attending a Ground Floor Lab is a prerequisite for the Open Floor Teacher Training.
The tuition for attending a Ground Floor lab is USD $650 (€590 / £530 / AUD $985). Travel, accommodation, and meals are not included. If you cancel after acceptance and payment there will be a $25 processing fee. Please note that Open Floor International donates into a scholarship/ bursary fund to support those with challenging financial circumstances wishing to attend this lab.
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Melbourne, Australia time zone
Integrate movement into your therapeutic practice. Our Therapy in Motion Lab is for experienced mental health professionals who want to include embodiment and movement to bring about healing, integration, and improved therapeutic outcomes. Therapy in Motion is a dynamic methodology that integrates leading psychological concepts into an embodied movement vocabulary.
Offered as a 5 hour intensive or 3 day workshop, we tailor our Therapy in Motion Labs to suit your professional needs. If you would like to organize a Therapy in Motion Lab for yourself, your colleagues or your organization, please get in touch.
This specialized lab for therapeutic professionals
introduces the theoretical grounding of Therapy in Motion and includes:
Our Therapy in Motion Labs attract professionals from a wide range of mental health backgrounds interested in expanding their skills and knowledge of embodiment and mindful movement to take into their therapeutic practices. This training is particularly suited to:
This is an excellent opportunity to experience and explore this approach and decide if it is for you. Attending a Therapy in Motion Lab is a prerequisite for our Therapist Training track.
Therapy in Motion Labs are open to:
Please get in touch for more information on the cost .
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