Summary: Your Psoas Muscle is key to optimal health and emotional well-being. Gaining a healthy, functional psoas will improve your agility, resiliency, strength and core power. Found deep within the belly core, this primal muscle is also part of your survival response and reflects your sense of inner safety or danger. International somatic educator, and creator of Core Awareness Liz Koch develops human potential by becoming consciously aware of this bio-intelligent tissue. With over 30 years specializing in the psoas, Liz is recognized in the somatic, bodywork and fitness professions as an authority on the core muscle. Join her and discover your psoas and how to maintain core integrity. Delving into the core of human awareness, each podcast is an adventure! Interviews with cutting edge approaches for healing trauma, activating coherency and dynamic healing protocol. Remember your psoas is a messenger of the central nervous system, so don't shoot the messenger! Instead, develop your Core Awareness to unravel scoliosis, let go of back pain, resolve injuries and increase healthy expression. Check out her workshop schedule, tele-classes, articles, and books at www.coreawareness.com.
Cass Phelps (BioTune creator) and Liz Koch connect the power of psoas, breath, sound, trauma resolution with play. Join Cass as he leads (in real time) listeners through a 20 minute breathing, sensing, psoas/diaphragm exploration. Experience the power of awareness for resolving anxiety and tension, while nourishing a healthy core.
Somatic Pioneer, Emilie Conrad, the founder of Continuum Movement and author of Life On Land published by North Atlantic Press, redefines body and human potential while exploring bio-intelligent fluid systems for health and vitality. Her visionary perspective is fresh and timely; inspiring creative new ways of thinking and innovating new ways of being, as [...]
Liz Koch discusses the psoas muscle and Core Awareness™ principles with Deric Stockton, owner of Core Strength RX Private Gym in Scotts Valley, CA and the creator of SymetriCore™, a system for developing a powerful core. We discuss overuse, misuse and abuse of the psoas, the importance of spine-based movement, and how to maximize [...]
Jami Sieber’s cello music evokes a vibration for opening the heart of desire and awakening the hardened psoas. Provocative and inspirational, Jami blends voice and haunting melody to both capture the imagination and open universal emotional channels of longing, celebration and harmony. Liz Koch and Jami converse about the origins of her music, her musical [...]
Esther Gokhale author of 8 Steps to a Pain-Free Back: Remember When It Didn’t Hurt, Pendo Press 2008 and Liz Koch discuss the importance of sitting, bending and feet in this fascinating look at everyday ways to resolve chronic back pain, discover a supple dynamic psoas muscle, and regain overall ease of movement. Author, teacher and [...]
Discover the power of sound for healing your psoas in my first podcast episode. Cass Phelps is a Continuum teacher and creator of Bio-Tune. Cass and I taught an experimental play workshop Primal Instincts in 2006 that focused on Biognosis “knowledge from life”, gathering knowledge directly from the wilderness within our being. With over 50 [...]