Trained with Moshé Feldenkrais
Elizabeth Beringer has been involved in the practice and development of the Feldenkrais Method™ for over 35 years and is considered one of the leading Feldenkrais teachers and trainers. She studied directly with the founder of the method, Dr. Moshe Feldenkrais, between 1976 and 1983, both in the United States and in Israel. Elizabeth has maintained an ongoing and diverse private practice, applying the approach of the Feldenkrais Method™ to a diverse population, including individuals with severe movement limitations, seniors, musicians, children, and people with chronic pain. She has also extensively worked with athletes, martial artists, and dancers, and is known for her ability to apply the method in dynamic situations. Read more.
made the training in Biel internationally known
Martin has been working as a Feldenkrais teacher in Biel, Switzerland since 1995 and has been with the Feldenkrais Center Biel for 24 years. Since 2002, he has been organizing Feldenkrais trainings with Elizabeth Beringer in Switzerland. Martin is happy to have been working closely with Elizabeth Beringer for over twenty years, organizing and teaching Feldenkrais trainings together in Switzerland. They will be co-leading the new training for the first time. Martin himself teaches in various trainings around the world as a trainer and shares his expertise not only in Biel but also throughout Europe by offering further education for Feldenkrais teachers. Martin and his family live in Magglingen. Read more.
As a practitioner of the Feldenkrais Method™, he made the method widely known throughout Europe
His career focuses on public speaking and the presence of the body on stage. Alongside medical studies and intense sports practice, he trained as an actor and enriched his path with dance and movement. He has been a Feldenkrais practitioner for over 15 years. As an actor, performer, and director, he has participated in numerous interdisciplinary creations in France and Italy. Since 2020, he has taught in preparatory classes for national theater school exams. He leads workshops for diverse audiences, including actors and individuals facing social or psycho-medical challenges. He also has his own practice for individual sessions. He holds a Diplôme Universitaire in "Body Techniques and the World of Care" from Paris VIII, where he focused on language practices in support structures. For the past 10 years, he has worked as a pre-assistant in professional Feldenkrais training in Paris and Switzerland. He co-organized the last international training in Biel and will be an organizer and mentor for the upcoming training.
skilfully combined his decades of experience as a craftsman with the Feldenkrais Method™
Ulrich Wermuth, an experienced metalworker and Feldenkrais trainer, has made a remarkable career in his field. With his in-depth craft training and passion for the Feldenkrais Method, he has developed a unique perspective on the connection between bodywork and craftsmanship. Ulrich has years of experience as a metalworker and has developed a high level of precision and skill in this profession. As a Feldenkrais trainer, he now uses his craft knowledge to help people improve their movement skills and become more aware of their bodies. His expertise and experience as a metalworker enable Ulrich to bring unique approaches and methods to his Feldenkrais teaching. He not only teaches his students the basics of the Feldenkrais Method, but also shows them how to apply these principles to their everyday movements and manual work. Ulrich lives and works in Biel/Bienne.