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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.


All Photos on this page by Tonya Ng

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