Michal Ritter, Ma.Med.SC., director of the Academy for Organic Movement in Haifa.
Michal Ritter is an experienced teacher of the Feldenkrais Method and serves as a senior instructor and mentor in advanced training courses. She is lecturer of Applied Anatomy and developed an organic learning method for understanding the structure of the human body, its movement and the function of the human brain. Michal researched the human body and its movement and motion for over thirty years and founded and developed the Organic Movement Method. The Method relies on the premise that any person can learn to utilize his or her full physical potential by getting to know the abilities of their own body, its structure and its inherent mobility. In her Academy of Organic Movement, Michal teaches both group and one-on-one lessons, holds in-depth Organic Movement workshops, gives lectures and provides Organic Movement workshops to various audiences in Israel and around the world (Dance, Pilates, Yoga, Martial Arts and Capoeira teachers, nurses, school-teachers, etc.). Furthermore she developed the Organic Movement Teacher Training course, where she supports graduates in their professional path. Michal assists the graduates in developing practical projects in their field of interest where the Organic Movement Method is implemented and taught.
Michal believes that anyone can learn to understand their body, care for it and make its movement better and more fluent.