The Advanced Training is a significant step in the professional development of a Rolfer™. It allows participants to deepen their understanding by augmenting their current knowledge and experience of Basic Rolfing® with a more nuanced approach within a non-formulistic vision.
About the Instructors
Sally Klemm, an Advanced Faculty Member of Dr. Ida Rolf Institute®, is an internationally recognized instructor who teaches worldwide. She began her training in cranial sacral therapy with Jim Asher just prior to studying Rolfing with Jan H. Sultan in 1985. She holds a a Master's Degree in Education and B.A. from the University of California at Berkeley. Sally's extraordinary ability to blend an organized cognitive style with deeply intuitive understanding reflects her fascination with the interface of psyche and soma.
Sally's teaching style creates a relaxed atmosphere that supports a variety of learning styles. She maintains a private practice in Honolulu, Oahu and Kapa'a Kauai, Hawaii.
Ellen Freed has been a Rolfer™ for 30 years, Rolf Movement® Certified since 1997 and a member of the DIRI Faculty since 2004. She is dedicated to the theory and practice of Rolfing SI, with emphasis on the wholism of our manual work. She teaches by beginning in the simplest and most profound place, the relationship of self and other in the context of the moment. This is the basis all her teaching, whether it be didactic content or cultivation of skill.
Her teachers include Stacy Mills, Nicholas French, Janie French, Louis Schultz, Jim Asher, Jan Sultan, Tessy Brungardt and Jeff Maitland. She has also completed extensive studies in classical acupuncture theory , visceral manipulation, cranial sacral practice, energetic osteopathic techniques, and her personal spiritual quest. She has her Rolfing practice in Northern Delaware, where she lives with her family and animals.