Introduction to Developmental Movement

Who should attend this course?Exercise physiologists, physiotherapists, dancers, teachers, psychotherapists, mental health practitioners, counsellors or any other Allied Health professionals wanting to understand developmental movement to work more effectively with clients
Prerequisites:Studies in Allied Health Professions and prior experience in movement or exercise
Pre-course Study:2 ½ hours
Course Duration:3 hours
Course MaterialsShort Course Manual – Introduction to Developmental Movement 
AssessmentAdditional assessment activities and attendance at online student tutorials apply
Availability?Course Dates and Times

Why This Course?

  • Flexible delivery options allow you to learn the movement analysis skills through group processes in the face-to-face workshop and online tutorials OR through our private mentoring system enabling students who cannot attend workshops to participate. This delivery option grants students access to online tutorials as well as a 1.5-hour private session with one of our highly experienced mentors in the city of your choice. The session will comprise of some of the experiential movement sessions offered in the group workshop content.
  • Introduces you to working Somatically with clients to identify impeded developmental movement patterns
  • The only course of its kind offering a comprehensive introduction to Developmental Movement together with practical applications in the workplace
  • Assist your clients to understand themselves and what motivates their movement and behaviour preferences
  • You learn a variety of applications based on our comprehensive framework and delivery methodology
  • Enhances your career and professional standing
  • The workshop component of the course is practical– you get to experience the work and in your own body
  • Learn how these developmental patterns get created
  • Learn how to identify particular movement patterns in yourself and in your clients