Elaine Yoder is a Guild Certified Feldenkrais Practitioner® and Assistant Trainer who draws from her extensive experience with several forms of movement, including dance, running, and martial arts. She is also a Hendrickson Method® therapist, an orthopedic manual therapy with a strong emphasis on functional anatomy. She maintains a private practice in Berkeley and in Santa Rosa, CA and teaches Awareness Through Movement classes in Santa Rosa on Friday, and Berkeley on Saturday. She has been practicing the martial art, Aikido, in the San Francisco Bay Area since 1977. She holds a 6th-degree black belt and has taught at City Aikido in San Francisco for over 30 years.