Myra is originally from California and is currently based in Prien am Chiemsee, Germany. She often spends some of the winter season in Ubud, Bali and part of the summer season in Northampton Massachusetts. She can be contacted through e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Myra Avedon has a Masters Degree in Psychology, with an emphasis in Humanistic Psychology and Somatic Therapy; her Bachelor Degree is in Visual Arts. She is certified in Osteopathy, Massage Therapy, Somatic Movement Education and Therapy, Practitioner and Teacher of Body-Mind Centering® and has additional specialized training and experience in working with acute and chronic emotional and physical conditions. She led the School for Body-Mind Centering® (SBMC/BMC) for 10 years, first in her position as the program’s director, and later as coeducational director with Bonnie Bainbridge Cohen (founder of BMC). She was the Administrative Dean, and on Faculty at the University for Humanistic Studies, and served on Faculty at Body Mind College, the Stillpoint School of Massage, the School for Integrative Accupressure, and the Institute for Psycho-Stuctural Balancing.
Myra has been researching, developing and teaching somatic and transpersonal therapies that enhance human potential for over 35 years. She works with presence and relational principles in supporting greater ease and cultivating openness to new possibilities.