Everyone Has a Pelvic Floor
But how do you train it??

Sun, Nov 4, 2018 from 10am - 2pm

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Do you avoid certain activities due to fear of incontinence?
Have you ever accidentally peed when you sneezed or laughed?
Want to know the role of the pelvic floor in core strength and overall health?
Have you given, or do you plan to give birth?

If you answered YES to any of the above questions, and you are ready to optimize your pelvic floor wellness, sign up for “Everyone Has a Pelvic Floor,” a workshop created and led by certified personal trainer Rebecca Francis and physical therapist Paige Vivian.

In this workshop you will learn:
-Proper strengthening for the pelvic floor – it’s not all about Kegels!!!
-How to identify and address pelvic floor dysfunction
-How to strengthen the core and pelvic floor in a balanced way
-Lifestyle tips to reduce pelvic floor stress and promote a strong, supple pelvic floor

This is a non-invasive workshop open to all bodies, genders, abilities and expressions. All sexes, genders, races, ethnicities, sexual orientations, relationship orientations, religions are welcome and celebrated.

Cost at the door: $125.
No late entry will be allowed due to the intimate nature of this workshop. Doors will be locked at 10 minutes after the start time.
Water available. Please bring your own bottle or cup.
Limited to 12 people.
Questions may be directed to: education@thefspc.org

About the Educators:

Paige Vivian is a physical therapist in Seattle. She earned her doctorate in physical therapy from the University of Washington in 2012, and completed her post-doctoral residency and fellowship in manual therapy through the Ola Grimsby Institute. She began studying pelvic floor rehab when she realized no one in her clinic could provide that treatment to the patients seeking it out. Over the past two years, she has gained an appreciation for how pelvic floor health can affect many other aspects of a person’s life. Paige also brings her background in massage therapy, exercise, and Structural Integration to tailor her approach for each person’s individual needs. She is passionate about teaching, and strives to encourage people from all abilities and expressions to live and move optimally.

Rebecca Francis is a certified personal trainer and nutritional therapy practitioner. In the past few years, she has created and led classes and workshops on a range of topics including pelvic floor health for Babeland Seattle, as well as for the general public. She has also led workshops on self-care and self-defense for activists and employees of non-profit organizations such as Washington Community Action Network and One America.

Rebecca is a martial artist, mom, and owner of Build the Movement LLC, a business devoted to empowering folks through mindfulness, movement and nutrition. You can learn more about Rebecca and Build the Movement at www.buildthemovement.com

This event is presented by the Pan Eros Foundation. Please go to TheFSPC.org for more information.

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