Ariane Amsz, PT, DPT, was born and raised in New York City. She received her Bachelor’s degree from Wellesley College in 1993 and her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from New York University in 2004.
She has extensive training and experience in orthopedics, geriatrics, neurology, and women’s health. Since May 2007, Ariane has taken several courses in myofascial release (the John F. Barnes approach), which has since become her passion. Ariane is an expert myofascial release therapist. She is fluent in French, and German, and is proficient in Spanish and Italian.
Ariane is a National Strength and Conditioning Specialist (NSCA certified), a certified Arvigo Maya Abdominal Therapist, and holds certifications in:
- Yoga / ISHTA (500 Hour/Integrated Science of Hatha, Tantra, and Ayurveda)
- Mat Pilates
- Reiki (Level II practitioner)
She is dedicated to learning and frequently attends continuing education courses to further her knowledge base. Her hobbies include Gyrotonic, NIA, Pure Barre, kickboxing and yoga classes, spending time with her husband and children, reading, traveling, languages, downhill skiing, and scuba diving.