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Foundations Course - Six Lessons on The Gokhale Method

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    Foundations Course - Six Lessons on The Gokhale Method

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  • Starting Sep 28, 2021
  • Time: 11:30 AM - November 2nd, 2021 1:00 PM
  • Language: English
  • Location: 2702 International Lane, Suite 208, Madison
  • Category: Foundation Courses
  • More events in this city: Madison
  • USD $ 450.00  (Six 90-minute lessons)
  • Lesson 1:
    Tuesday
    September 28, 2021
    starting at 11:30 AM
  • Lesson 2:
    Tuesday
    October 5, 2021
    starting at 11:30 AM
  • Lesson 3:
    Tuesday
    October 12, 2021
    starting at 11:30 AM
  • Lesson 4:
    Tuesday
    October 19, 2021
    starting at 11:30 AM
  • Lesson 5:
    Tuesday
    October 26, 2021
    starting at 11:30 AM
  • Lesson 6:
    Tuesday
    November 2, 2021
    starting at 11:30 AM

Venue

Name of Facility: Healing Arts Center
2702 International Lane, Suite 208
Madison, WI 53704
United States

Facility Details: We are doing all we can to reduce the risk of Covid at our office. If you are feeling ill or have a temperature on the day of our lessons, please do not come. Just call me at 608-244-2446 and we'll arrange another date at no extra charge. We will wear masks during the lessons if you are not vaccinated.

Parking Info: There is plenty of parking at the location. Our driveway at 2702 International Lane is the second left after the traffic light at the intersection of International Lane and Anderson. Drive to the far end of the parking lot and park near the bridge/ramp that you'll see leading from the parking lot to the second floor entrance door. If you don't see me outside, call or text me at 608-244-2446 and I will meet you at the door.

About this workshop

The Foundations Course is a core offering of the Gokhale Method. In six 90-minute lessons, you can change your habits efficiently and profoundly through a combination of verbal explanation, visual materials, and gentle hands-on guidance from a qualified Gokhale Method teacher. All qualified Gokhale Method teachers are personally trained by Esther Gokhale.

  • Reduce or eliminate many kinds of musculoskeletal pain
  • Prevent joint degeneration
  • Increase energy, stamina, and flexibility
  • Improve your circulation and breathing
  • Reduce stress
  • Look and feel more confident


Effects are often immediate and last a lifetime.

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“In six sessions I felt transformed. The approach is stunningly simple and confers immediate results. I wholeheartedly endorse this program.”

        - Deirdre Stegman, M.D. Internal Medicine, Palo Alto Medical Foundation


“Every year tens of thousands of patients undergo major back surgery without any benefit. By using the novel techniques of the Gokhale Method, many of these patients can avoid such needless and expensive medical procedures and quickly return to a pain-free life.”

        - John R. Adler, Neurosurgeon, Stanford University Medical Clinic, Stanford, CA


"Although stunningly simple, the Gokhale Method™ turns much of conventional wisdom about pain and posture on its head. Each session of the course gave immediate results and I now look forward to many years of a healthy neck and back."

        - Joan Baez, folk singer and activist, Woodside, CA

Your Teacher

Doreen Giles
[email protected]
608-244-2446

Since 1996, Doreen has been an acupuncturist and NeuroModulation practitioner, helping people improve their health and quality of life. The Gokhale Method immediately captivated her.  "It's such a simple, practical way to help us feel at home again in our bodies," she says. "Instead of ignoring the body until it starts to hurt, now we can relearn our natural posture and stay active for years to come, preventing pain and injury."

Doreen provides a welcoming, relaxed atmosphere in her classes, fitting the lessons to the students’ needs.  By learning to use healthy posture in everything they do,...Read more


If the posted dates don't work for your schedule, or if you would prefer private instruction, please click below to initiate a request for private instruction with them. Your teacher can help with follow up appointments as well, get in touch with them.

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What others are saying

Benefits of learning the Gokhale Method:

  • Reduce/eliminate many kinds of musculoskeletal pain
  • Prevention of joint/disc degeneration
  • Reduce stress levels
  • Improve circulation and breathing
  • Look and feel more confident
  • Weight loss and reduce appearance of belly fat
  • Increase energy, stamina, and flexibility
  • Increase height (up to 1" or 2.54cm)
  • Increase productivity

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