Certification Program

A Comprehensive 42 hr. Training in Somatic Ballwork

BodySpheresTM is an approach to exercise, body awareness, movement enhancement and imaginative play using large, inflatable balls. BodySpheres has been influenced by Bartenieff Fundamentalssm, Laban Movement Analysis, Contact Improvisation, Pilates, Physical Therapy and Dance. The Teacher Training Certification is a “post-graduate” program that focuses on creative and therapeutic applications of ballwork.

Mari Naumovski, M.A., C.M.A., P.T.A.
ISMETA-Registered Somatic Movement Therapist®
Second Wind® Pilates Plus® Certified Instructor
MCSRI-CranioSacral Reflexologist

Prerequisite for Enrollment

  • Somatics, Pilates, Yoga, Fitness Certification
  • Teaching/Health Practitioner Certification/License

Training Content

  • Somatics Principles & Systems Context
  • History & Application of Ballwork
  • Ball Parameters/Features/Health Benefits
  • BF/LMA Warm-up Movements
  • Theoretical Foundation (Skills Development/Body Organization/Function)
  • Teaching & Class Planning
  • Assignment Submissions

$1350 + Manual ($30)

Build Confidence, Expand Your Teaching Repertoire, Experience a Fluid, Expressive Alternative to Gym-based Ballwork, Join a Rich & Growing Somatics Tradition.