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Webinar: Body Rewilding: An Approach to Structural Integration Movement
Thursday, January 20, 2022, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT
Category: Webinars

Title of Event: Body Rewilding: An Approach to Structural Integration Movement
Date of the Event: 01/20/2022
Start & End Time:  11am PT (2pm ET) - 12pm PT (3pm ET)

Join Ruthie Fraser for an introduction to Body Rewilding, an original movement method informed by Structural Integration principles, Yoga, and other somatic traditions. Body Rewilding is a developing approach to advancing the goals of Structural Integration, guiding a constructive home-practice for clients, and inspiring personal inquiry and growth. In addition to engaging clients in structural and functional change to promote natural human movement, Body Rewilding also encourages clients to explore their own kinesthetic impulses and desires. Body Rewilding works towards healing and also wholing by exploring the physicality of archetypes and the study of personal tendencies, strengths, and areas that need cultivation. In this one hour intensive, Ruthie will present the pillars of this approach, engage participants in some live movement work, and offer movement skills and tools that you can bring to your clients immediately.

What should you expect?

  • take a peek into the elements of an original movement method that utilizes Structural Integration principles as its foundation
  • learn a new framework for approaching movement coordination work, re-patterning work, and corrective exercise with your clients—
  • earn how this method incorporates deeper levels of personhood into somatic exploration and practice, beyond only movement mechanics
  • learn how archetypes live within us as physical patterns that are ingrained or hidden
  • experience a few basic Body Rewilding practices in your own body
  • learn a few basic Body Rewilding practices that you can bring to your clients


Featured Speaker: Ruthie Fraser, Structural Integration Practitioner, Yoga & Movement Educator, Voice Dialogue Facilitator

Ruthie Fraser is a Structural Integration Practitioner, Yoga Teacher, Voice Dialogue Facilitator, and author based in Hudson, NY. She has practiced Structural Integration since 2007, has taught Yoga and movement since 2002, and has been a Voice Dialogue Facilitator since 2015. She is currently in the advanced year of the Somatic Experiencing professional training. She blends these four methods to support and guide people in a process of self-discovery, somatic maturation, healing, and wholing. The quest for natural human movement and the empowerment of the authentic self are foundational to Ruthie’s inquiry.Ruthie has developed Body Rewilding, a unique, therapeutic and enriching movement curriculum which aims to reveal the body’s underlying integrity and create freedom and resilience. She is the author of Stack Your Bones: 100 Simple Lessons for Realigning Your Body and Moving with Ease, a friendly and powerful instructional manual published in 2017 by The Experiment Publishing.

Ruthie is a graduate of Brown University and a lifelong dancer. She has studied Iyengar Yoga diligently since 2000, and is also influenced by Continuum Movement, Kripalu Yoga, Tibetan Buddhism, Alexander Technique, Feldenkrais, ballet, modern dance, and African dance.Ruthie is a mother of two boys, born in 2015 and 2018. Motherhood has been her greatest teacher of embodiment and what it means to be human. She lives with her partner and sons in the Hudson Valley, has a private practice, and is currently creating a series of online courses.


This webinar counts for 1.0 hours of CE credit.
2021 Webinar Registration Fees:
IASI Members: $25    Non-Members: $35