Workshops & Teacher Trainings


All workshops and Teacher Trainings are taught by studio owner Melanie Johnson, an Authentic Classically trained and certified Pilates teacher, Gyrotonic and Gyrokinesis teacher, personal trainer , anatomy / movement specialist with 35 years of full time teaching, 30 years as a studio owner, and 25 years as a teacher trainer.



Melanie Johnson has been a “teacher’s teacher” for over 25 years, beginning first with CEC training programs for fitness professionals.  She began offering Pilates teacher training and continuing education workshops based on the Classic Method of Pilates in 2000, formerly for The PhysicalMind Institute and also for Balanced Body University. Melanie has trained, certified and developed hundreds of successful Pilates teachers and programs.
Melanie offers continuing educational workshops and training programs for aspiring and accomplished teachers and the professional student.

As a student of Melanie’s, you will develop teaching skills that will maximize the Pilates experience for a wide variety of clientele. Her unique, comprehensive program based on the Classic Pilates Method, implements current results based biomechanical movement. Melanie offers workshops and seminars for Pilates teachers and enthusiasts. Melanie is also available to design a unique programs for your studio or a training for your teachers.

Please email Melanie Johnson for more information:    or phone: 203-231-2104