Body Alignment, Grace & Fierce Confidence with Anne-Marie Duchêne, founder of Art of Alignment

Co-Curated Event

Date: Friday, September 26, 2014
Time: 6:30 - 7:30 PM
Venue: Suite ThreeOhSix, 59 Franklin St #306, New York, NY 10013

Anne-Marie Duchêne founder of Art of Alignment Is offering a FREE presentation on Body Alignment, Grace & Fierce Confidence. Learn simple and effective ways to cultivate inner balance, nurture grace, develop fierce confidence and maintain an outstanding outlook on life.

Art of Alignment, founded by Anne-Marie Duchêne, is an organization dedicated to the integration of mind-body therapeutic modalities for every day life. As a certified business and leadership coach, integral anatomist, Structural Integration Practitioner and movement expert, Anne-Marie offers you simple and effective ways to cultivate inner balance, nurture grace, develop fierce confidence and maintain an outstanding outlook on life. Expect interactivity, fun and connecting to your voice and body during today’s presentation! Welcome!

A former dancer, athlete and recruited as Cirque du Soleil’s first Dance Specialist Artistic Talent Scout, Anne-Marie Duchêne is a UC Berkeley Cultural Anthropology graduate. She has traveled extensively coaching and teaching thousands of performers, athletes, management teams and executives for Oracle University and Microsoft in Silicon Valley. She has developed her own Creative Leadership Coaching Program catering to young adults in need of guidance and support during challenging life transitions. Anne-Marie is a devout integral anatomy and body-mind therapy researcher and teacher.


“My intention is to empower and educate people in realizing how responsive their bodies and minds are in the healing process, when they are fully acknowledged. Awareness is the primary tool. Full integration and restoration of health is the result.” – Anne-Marie L. Duchêne

For over 25 years, Anne Marie Duchêne, Founder of Art of Alignment, has coached and assisted hundreds of clients around the world in restoring their health and wellbeing. Informed by her own training as a dancer and athlete, the goal of Art of Alignment is to offer tangible tools and programs to support the renewal of health through holistic means.

Anne-Marie empowers her clients to make profound and lasting decisions that transform their lives through a close examination of personal habits and wellness goals. Educating from the viewpoint that the body IS the inherent healer and that psycho-emotive states influence pain levels manifested in the body, her work focuses on an integrative medical model designed to treat the person, not just the disease.

Anne-Marie is a certified Hellerwork Structural Integration Practitioner and is presently acquiring her Visceral Manipulation Certification from the Barral Institute. Her research includes yearly laboratory dissections with a focus on fascial and integral anatomy. Her education includes advanced training in neuropathy, biomechanics, osteopathy, psychosomatic therapy and Voice Dialogue.

As a Strategic Intervention and Leadership Coach, she developed a coaching curriculum for top IT executives and management teams for Oracle University and Microsoft in Silicon Valley, CA. At Art of Alignment, she designed her own Creative Leadership Coaching Program that focuses on the fundamentals of self-awareness and creative communication. She also offers leadership coaching to individuals, couples and groups.

Anne-Marie was Cirque du Soleil’s first “Dance Specialist” artistic talent scout where she auditioned hundreds of artists in all artistic backgrounds for Cirque’s nineteen shows. She has traveled extensively throughout Europe, Latin America, Japan and the Caribbean and has studied shamanic rituals and yoga as part of her ongoing clinical research.

Anne-Marie holds a Bachelor of Arts in Cultural Anthropology from University of California, Berkeley and has an Associates degree in Communication from Concordia University, Montreal, Canada. She is a Faculty member for the Hellerwork International Education and Training Board, a member of IASI (International Association of Structural Integration), IAHP (International Association of Healthcare Practitioners)