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Private Sessions: 
In Somatic Movement Re-Patterning 


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

“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. 

- client testimonials

  • 'Let go' of tension holding patterns 

  • Explore body-mind connectivity

  • Develop awareness of your movement habits

  • Re-pattern your movement (s) 

  • Explore the support of Developmental Movement 

  • Discover full-body connectivity

  • Develop breath support 

  • Develop inner bodily kinetic chains of support

  • Learn to move injury free

  • Explore  3-dimensional movement

  • Explore movement as a language

  • Develop your expressive movement palette


 Sessions are:

  • Guided through methodologies found in Laban Movement Studies, Bartenieff Fundamentals, and Developmental Movement (Donna is Certified in Laban/ Bartenieff Movement Studies).

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

  • Offered in a supported environment.

  • Offered through either a hands-on or a hands-off approach through verbal cueing.


Clients are active in their own process and have full agency on how they choose to work. 


Who are sessions for?

Anyone who:

  • wants to develop their movement potential and re-pattern their movement 

  • wants to explore the foundations of developmental movement

  • is dealing with movement challenges or tension holding patterns 

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

  • wants to develop their expressive movement palette or performance

  • wants to learn more about movement as a way to express

  • is 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 

sessions take place in person, or by Zoom. 

60 min session:  $100.00

Package of three 60 min sessions:  $270.00 (save $10/ session)

expires in two months from date of purchase

Package of five 60 min sessionss:  $425.00 (save $15/ session))

expires in three months from date of purchase

Donna Redlick is a Registered Master Somatic Movement Educator and Therapist (MSME/T) with International Somatic Movement Educators and Therapists Association (ISMETA). Master SME/T must have completed 1000 hrs or more in Somatic Training by approved ISMETA programs. 


Donna is also 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). She holds a Masters in Dance Practice, focusing on Somatics, and she is an Infant Developmental Movement Educator, graduating from a Body-Mind Centering® Program. 


Donna has been offering private sessions in 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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