New Zealand 2009-14
Workshops at SOUL Centre in Auckland in process for January 2014. Keep posted. See Two Workshops and the first Eastwest Conference: Shin Somatics Symposium in New Zealand, just completed in January/February 2013. Sondra Fraleigh and Kelly Ferris teach. Symposium and workshops sponsored by Ali East at Otago University in Dunedin.
Hawaii Retreats 2008 -
An essential step of our somatic yoga is the awakening of energy centers (chakras) through guided movement practice, simple yoga poses, silent and laughing mediations. Land to Water Yoga explores those ineffable places of the dreambody that words cannot reach.
Italy 2010-12, Greece and Crete for 2014
Plans underway for a retreat in Chania Crete for 2014. Keep posted for details, which will be available by early June 2013. Eastwest Somatics in St. George Utah sponsored the Tuscan Sun Yoga Retreat in Italy May 28-June 3, 2012. Sondra Fraleigh and Catherine Schaeffer just finished teaching this rejuvenation retreat at Ebbio, an authentic antique farmhouse in the hills of Tuscany. Keep posted for future opportunitites.
Video on Retreat in Tuscany in 2010 Above
Video on Retreat and our tours in Italy, 2012
Japan Program from 2008 and continuing
Fraleigh & Harada-sensei taught a workshop together in Fukuoka. Akiko Kishida currently teaches certification workshops in Tokyo. See information inside.
London and the UK 2010 and continuing
Eastwest Shin Somatics® Certification Workshops and Small Group Tutorials offered frequently in the UK and Europe. See retreats sponsored in the UK.
Memphis Tennessee 2009-13
Kelly Ferris teaches Eastwest Somatics techniques for certification credit: Somatic Yoga, Depth-Movement Transformational Dance, and the Art of Touch in Somatic Bodywork. She ususally teaches at the University of Memphis in late May or early June. See details inside.
Santa Barbara, California 2009-Continuing
Eastwest has offered retreats at Casa de Maria, providing a nurturing atmosphere with attractive and comfortable facilities, a beautiful oak wooded haven, the Sadako Peace Garden, an outdoor stone Labyrinth, and county-hiking trails into the Santa Ynes Mountains. Keep posted for future opportunites or email: email@example.com
Shreveport, LA 2013
Yoga, Healing Dances & Integrative Bodywork Workshop and Retreat at Arodasi Dance and Retreat Center. This year's workshop features methods of pain recovery. See inside.
Upstate New York 2008-13
Enjoy the Fall Colors of Elmira New York. Kay Nelson and Angela Graff teach a retreat program at Watson Homestead near Corning & Elmira NY. See details inside. The Elmira workshop offers an option for advanced students to become certified with Yoga Alliance. See the yoga certification requirements on the certification page of this website. And email: firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss the yoga option.
Zion & St. George Utah Retreats & Home-Stays, Spring & Fall
Eastwest Celebrated 12/12/12 in St. George with a certification program in somatics and yoga. In Shin Somatics Certification B&B Home-Stay Retreats in St. George, experience Depth-Movement Transformative Dance, excavate body memories and possible-selves. Our work is objective, also recognizing the existence of interdependent energy fields of great potential and light. St. George workshops include somatic yoga, yoga anatomy at advanced levels for certification with Yoga Alliance. All certification workshops include the Art of Touch in Somatic Bodywork. Home-Stay Retreats offered Spring and Fall on a continuing basis. Mail questions to: email@example.com
Upcoming Winter Retreat in Zion, St. George, Snow Canyon, and Kayenta, Southwest Utah