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Do You Move or Do You Mimic?

Do you find yourself experiencing stiffness or nagging unexplained persistent aches & pains… looking for a culprit such as getting older, working out too hard or not enough, physical and mental stress? Well, most likely overtime you have trained your body to mimic movement, move and sit with unnecessary clenching and hold distress in your body, amplifying all those culprits! Wouldn’t you rather move the way your body is naturally intended to move ~ with freedom and ease!

 Dana merges her years of professional experiences, higher education and health coaching skills with training from the Franklin Method ® using Dynamic Neuro-Cognitive Imagery DNI™ - a type of imagery training for movement and postural rediscovering, to help you reconnect with the way you were always meant to move and feel! Dana blends Somatic Movement with Fascia Releasing to Increase Awareness, Motivation and Positive Change.

Power Thru Movement is a unique kinesthetic understanding of our body and its relationship to our mind… the oh so powerful mind! 


Where science meets the healing

art of powerful movement

Somatic Awarenss PTM Private

Benefits of
Somatic Movement

  • Develop a healthy approach to movement​

  • Obtain true body awareness ~ a journey to embodiment

  • Discover the power of your Exhale 

  • ​Restore movement and range of motion 

  • ​Find your true postural alignment

  • ​Elongate & strengthen​

  • Reduce stiffness and lessen nagging pain in the lower back, shoulders, hips, and more

  • Work with gravity not against it! ~Befriend Gravity

  • ​Focus on the body’s solutions to help undo the physical effects caused by adversity and distress

  • Release physical and mental clenching to help reduce stress

  • Breath awareness in daily movement

  • Gain knowledge about connective tissue and how to release it ~Active Fascia Releasing

  • Understand and use the power of Structural & Metaphoric Imagery

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Sessions Available In-Person or

Virtually thru Body Therapy

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Reconnect With Yourself

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Learn about your body's inner experiences and outer connectedness to help improve posture, joint, central strength and flexibility & freedom in movement.

Imagery, the body's natural rhythm, and the power of belly breathing are combined with movement & floor work to permit a greater flow of movement and energy points.

PTM helps you discover powerful skeletal connections, your reflexes, and joint mobility and how they relate to gravity and weight. Find posture with ease and movement without issue!​​

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Power Thru Movement can be done in our home or yours!


3001 Cool Springs Drive

Pittsburgh, PA 15234


"After living with ALS for 9 months, I was very frustrated with my rigid movement and the difficulty I had standing, walking, and picking things up. Fortunately, I reconnected with Dana who guides me to find more choices in my movement patterns with relaxation. Dana's unique method of using breathe and imagery gives me a sense of freedom and conserves my energy by relaxing those muscles not needed. With these same concepts, she  helps me approach maintaining  posture with ease and softening the tension in my shoulders."

 - Jere Gallagher, Ph.D., (1948-2019) Emeritus Professor, University of Pittsburgh  

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