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Private Sessions:  
In Movement Analysis & Somatic Movement Re-Patterning


“Connecting the inner and outer, pathways to completion, and integrating my whole being are all ways that I would describe the Bartenieff Fundamentals work I did with Donna. 


"Under her skilled guidance I was able to finally get a felt sense of my body."  

- student testimonial

  • Explore body-mind connection

  • Discover bodily presence, grounding, and a relationship to gravity

  • Become aware of your movement habits 

  • ​Learn to 'let go' of tension holding patterns 

  • Re-pattern your movement (s) 

  • Explore the foundations of Developmental Movement 

  • Discover full-body connectivity

  • Develop breath support and core support

  • Develop inner kinetic chains of support

  • Learn to move injury free

  • Explore  3-dimensional movement

  • Explore movement as a language

  • Develop your expressive movement palette


 All Sessions are:

  • tailor-made for each individual (Donna works with all ages)

  • Somatic-based

  • Offered in a supported environment

  • Guided through methodologies found in Laban Movement Analysis, Bartenieff Fundamentals and Developmental Movement Practices. 

  • are offered through either a hands-on or a hands-off approach. Clients are active in their own process and have full agency on how they choose to work. 


Who are sessions for?

Anyone at any age:

  • wanting to develop their movement potential

  • wanting to re-pattern their movement 

  • wanting to explore the foundations of developmental movement

  • dealing with movement challenges or tension holding patterns caused by injury or trauma

  • interested in a somatic approach to movement, body-mind connectivity

  • Dancers, Actors and Performers wanting to develop their expressive movement palette

  • wanting to learn more about movement as a language and as a way to express

  • needing to feel more grounded in their bodily presence



Read a client's perspective in movement re-patterning with Donna


Book a session with Donna

Donna Redlick is a Registered Master Somatic Movement Educator and Therapist  with International Somatic Movement Educators and Therapists Association (ISMETA) and is a Certified Movement Analyst (CMA) in Laban/ Bartenieff Movement Studies through the Laban Institute of Movement Studies (LIMS) and Laban/ Bartenieff and Somatic Studies Canada (now Laban/ Bartenieff and Somatic Studies International). Donna has been offering private sessions for adults in movement analysis and movement

re-patterning since 2004.

"I support individuals to develop their movement potential in order to feel whole, integrated, grounded, and connected, to express themselves fully in relationship to themselves, others, and environment."

Movement Matters


All Photos on this page by Tonya Ng

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