Anastasi Siotas is a Feldenkrais Trainer® Candidate who for the past 21 years has been based in New York City. He is a Greek-Australian, who studied at the University of Melbourne, earning a Bachelor of Science degree with Honors, and later a Master’s in Education and a Masters in Movement and Dance.

His professional experience includes working as a Commonwealth funded researcher in Marine Cell Biology and as a Professional Modern Dancer, Choreographer and Director, before undertaking training in the Feldenkrais Method® in 1993 at the University of Sydney.

Anastasi moved to New York in 1997 to further his studies and to assist in the training of Feldenkrais® Practitioners. He completed Masters Certification in Neuro-Linguistic Programming and trained in Kinesthetic Anatomy with choreographer and anatomist Irene Dowd, with whom he continues to work.

Anastasi also trained as a Certified Movement Analyst at the Laban/Bartenieff Movement Institute NY, where he has taught Anatomy and Kinesiology for the past 10 years.

Anastasi maintains a private practice in movement education for individuals and groups in downtown Manhattan. He blends his knowledge of Anatomy and Movement with experience gained as a Trainer Candidate in the Feldenkrais Method® and as a Senior Trainer of Ruthy Alon’s Movement Intelligence programs based on the work of Dr Feldenkrais – Bones for Life, Walk for Life and Movement Solutions.

For the past 6 years, Anastasi has been assisting in the training of new Feldenkrais practitioners at the Feldenkrais Institute of New York, as well as Training programs in Boston, Baltimore, Vienna/Austria, Tokyo/Japan and Dalian/China.