Noelle Dowma, DPT, BFA, PMA®-CPT, began her study of Pilates as an injured ballet dancer seeking rehabilitation in the summer of 1992. Since her introduction to Pilates, Noelle has studied through the PhysicalMind Institute and Polestar Pilates Education, and holds a bachelors of fine arts degree in dance, and a doctorate in physical therapy. Working for Polestar Pilates since 2001, Noelle was promoted to a principal educator in 2004, and continues to teach courses across the country. As a PMA® Pilates Certified teacher, Noelle has taught workshops locally, nationally and internationally. She utilizes Pilates every day in her private physical therapy practice.
We are gaining an increased knowledge of the existence of hypermobility disorders such as Ehlers-Danlos syndrome in the human population. Pilates is a perfect method of exercise for people who have loose joints and associated issues. Learn about the presentation of these conditions and how to expand your practice on helping people to move better […]