Free Online Workshop - An Introduction to The Gokhale Method and Living Pain-Free

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Event Details

  • Dec 1, 2017
  • 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Seats available: Open

Event Description

During this 60-minute class you’ll learn:

- How the GM works and how it is different from other modalities
- Description of the GM course
- How proper technique can transform sitting into a therapeutic activity
- How to walk in a way that promotes good balance and strengthens leg and foot muscles
- How natural posture can powerfully affect physical and mental well-being

To participate in the online class, you will need a computer with access to the internet. Also, please have a towel nearby for the stretchsitting practice.

Your Teacher

Esther Pohl came to the Gokhale Method after years of back pain and a disc herniation after the birth of her child. Left feeling powerless by academic medicine, she became highly motivated to cultivate her own posture and form an entirely new sense of kinesthesia through the Gokhale Method.

The effectiveness and well founded nature of the method have been fascinating right from the start. The increasing prevalence of musculoskeletal disorders and the increasing number of back surgeries in Germany have incentivized Esther to pass on this ancient knowledge about good posture in her country.

Prior to becoming a Gokhale Method teacher, Esther studied mechanics at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts (HAWK) in Göttingen, Germany and is currently working in the automobile industry. Esther remains pain free and is working on her power and flexibility every day. Observing the unparalleled effect of the Gokhale Method on her students as well is always a motivation and pleasure for her.

If you want to order Stretchsit® Cushions from Germany, please contact Esther Pohl directly.

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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