Pilates ~ Yoga ~ Thai Yoga Massage
Stott and Physicalmind Certified Pilates Instructor (Carola Trier Lineage)
Physio Rehab Assistant
Registered Yoga Teacher (200 hours)
Thai Yoga Massage Therapist (Level 1)
Cicely Nelson has worked with Erika Bloom Pilates since its Madison Avenue inception in 2006. She opened the first West Coast location for Erika Bloom Pilates in 2017, and has also served as Director of Education, before returning to a position she has held in the past, Head of Erika Bloom’s Turks and Caicos studio at Amanyara in 2018.
Cicely is an experienced instructor, teacher trainer, and practitioner of both Pilates and Yoga. She participates regularly in continuing education and holds numerous certifications in Pilates and Yoga modalities as well as in Thai Massage; specializing in pre and post natal care (especially diastis recti), scoliosis, osteoporosis, general injury prevention and rehabilitation, and palliative care. Her approach runs the gamut from mindful and somatic to rigorous and athletic, depending on students' needs and preferences, but alignment and structural and somatic integrity are always priorities.
In the past, she has served on the faculty at the Pacific Northwest Ballet in Seattle and at the Movement Studio and Envision Physiotherapy in Vancouver, BC, Canada (2012-2016). Her training in dance and music performance and pedagogy also informs her movement practices.
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