What is IMS?
Today's complex world requires versatile, creative approaches to education, healing, art, science, and community. Integrated Movement Studies (IMS) realizes that all human beings use MOVEMENT to create meaning in our lives and touch the lives of others.
Our faculty are internationally recognized movement educators who offer Certificate Programs in Laban Movement Analysis (LMA) and Bartenieff Fundamentals, Introductory and Advanced Workshops, and a variety of customized professional services.
"This program is a work of art that will change your life." -- Paula Perlman, Dance and Movement Therapist
Updates & Workshops
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An experimental approach to movement fundamentals involving the patterning of connections in the body according to principles of efficient movement, the process of total body integration encourages personal expression and full psychological involvement.
Intensive Certification Program June 2014
IMS is doing it again! We are bringing back the Intensive Certification Program in Laban/Bartenieff Movement Studies next summer. The program has been modified to better accommodate the lives of our participants.
Click below to get more information about the IMS 2014 Intensive Certification Program, and JOIN US next summer for movement appreciation and education fun!
Observation of the Month
Laban Movement Analysis provides a rich set of lenses for understanding movement. Check out this month's video.