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Embodiment Time

Embodiment Time is a podcast hosted by Magdalena Weinstein, and dedicated to the evolution of yoga, movement and somatic practices, interviewing a wide variety of contemporary yoga teachers, movement specialists, brain based trainers, coaches and other educators of embodiment practices like Yoga Nidra, Somatic Experiencing and Body work. The time for embodiment is now.
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May 31, 2019
Here is part 2 of my talk with Yasmin Lambat.
 
Some of the topics we covered in this talk:
 
Working with our physiology. Somatic Exploration to tap into the inner wisdom. Patterns in the body and the folding of our fascial fabric.
 
How Yoga & Pilates experiences led her to pandiculation.
 
Moving from the heart, intuitive movements focused on self-nurturing to calm the nervous system with “Body Yawn” Therapy. 
 
Nervous system regulation. Going beyond SNS/PNS and the effects of hyper-arousal on the body. Discovering the "calm state". 
 
How care & compassion help creating a “safe” state, and how refocusing her work with her clients as an “invitation to explore” has been more effective for individual expression.
 
We talked about iRest Yoga Nidra, the work of Richard Miller and Steven Levin’s work with Biotensegrity, exploring biotensegrity as interdependency of the WHOLE body. 
 
Interoception & Exteroception Awareness. How the environment affects the nervous system. Effectiveness of body sensing, dance, and the effects of endorphines/dopamine-driven loud music used frequently in gyms. Cultivating interoception vs the dopamine high.
 
Going beyond the trauma story, working with the physiology.
 
You can find Yasmin Lambat at: bodysensingtherapy.com
 
 
May 9, 2019

Some of the topics we covered in this talk:

Yasmin's journey of discovery of the Body, from her transition from the Fitness Industry to her development of Interoception and Somatic Movement via Polestar Pilates and Elizabeth Bussey.

Her encounter with Tom Myers, the influence of the work of Dr Ian Weinberg and Robert Schleip.

The core and the diaphragm, mecanoreceptors and fascia.

The Insula, empathy and how to use motion to heal emotion.

Distress interoception, Vagal tone and the Polyvagal theory of Stephen Porges.

Pandiculation, tension vs intensity and the model of Biotensegrity.

The Calm Response and how to create it in our life, classes and society.

 

Some of the people mentioned in this talk:

Elizabeth Bussey

Ian Weinberg MD

Robert Schleip PHD

 

Yasmin is a Registered Somatic Educator with ISMETA, an Inner guidance Coach, and the creator of BodySensing Body Yawn Somatic Fascial Unwinding™. She has a fascination for fascia, biotensegrity and the body as designed by nature, it’s ability to self-heail and self-restore, unwinding emotional patterns through myofascial movement. Her journey has taken her from fitness to wholeness, shedding posture for embodiment, alignment for integrity and taking the focus away from body mechanics to body sensation. It was not always that way.  Her background in Fitness and Pilates began with a cognitive approach to Anatomy and Biomechanics, until she was awakened by an inner awareness from her early experiences of Somatic Practices like Feldenkrais, Bartenieff and Trager. 

For more information, visit her website at: www.bodysensingtherapy.com  or through Yasmin Lambat at Facebook and Bodysensing at Instagram. Also, you can connect directly with her via email at: bodysensing@gmail.com

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