Geneviève is the founder and director of Body Fundamentals, Inc., a Pilates and Movement Studio in Tucson, Arizona. She helps clients achieve vibrant health, integrating Pilates expertise with classes on how to use movement, meditation, nutrition and conscious communication as the path to perfect health- tools for living an Ayurvedic Lifestyle.
Customized and personalized health and wellness programs for corporations, Pilates studios and destination resorts locally and nationally are available on an ongoing basis. Her Pilates and wellness programs improve overall health and wellness, structural imbalances, posture, flexibility and strength. She also offers private consulting services.
Genevieve’s intensive and extensive Pilates education and teacher training include an in depth, decade long study with First Generation Teacher Ron Fletcher who certified her directly. Additionally, she certified with Master Teacher Barbara Huttner, and has a continued collaborative relationship with Master Teacher John White. She is a graduate of the Essential Motion Inc. Pilates Post-Rehabilitation Program which uniquely qualifies her to teach rehabilitation Pilates.
Trained and certified as a Perfect Health Educator by Dr. Deepak Chopra and other leading Ayurvedic experts, she is an Ayurvedic Lifestyle Consultant. She is deeply committed to sharing the ancient wisdom of Ayurveda, a holistic healing modality and medical science focused on improving the quality of one’s life.
She holds certificates in Postural Correction, Gait-Patterning and Movement Analysis. Her 25+ year teaching career includes weekly coaching of elite athletes, Pilates instructors and weekend warriors, as well as those seeking to manage chronic pain and improve their quality of life. She founded her first Pilates and Movement studio in 1996 while living in Denver, Colorado, re-establishing it in Tucson in 2000.
In addition to practicing Pilates, her clients learn practices that help them:
- Integrate mind/body awareness
- Reduce everyday life stresses and anxiety
- Correct harmful movement patterns
- Improve nutritional choices
- Achieve restful sleep