Valeria Paes Mauriz
A ballerina who is graduated from the Royal Academy of London. Studied Martha Graham's technique and researched the feminine aspects of dance.
As a physiotherapist, started her Pilates instruction in 1998 and still has been studying the most diverse schools in the field.
Coordinator of the Pilates Studio where she manages Pilates refresher courses.
Author of Pilates na gestação - redescobrindo seu corpo no pré e pós-parto. ("Pilates in Pregnancy - Rediscovering Your Body in Pre and Post Natal.")
Enrolled in the Ecology of Birth course by Heloísa Lessa and Michel Odent.
Lately she has taken refreshers in Women's Health by Elza Baracho, Sabrina Baracho,
Laira Ramos, Bernadette Gasquet, Rafaela Rosa, Integrated Kinesitherapy and Monica Santos Lopes, among others.
Earned a diploma in Hypopressive Abdominal Gymnastic by Marcel Caufreiz. Earned a diploma in Hypopressive Therapy by Jorge Vieira.
Earned a diploma in Anatomical Tracks AT1 and AT2 by Eli Thompson and a module on hips and pelvis.
Has taken a Pelvic Floor and Fascia course by Divo Muller.
Currently is a Master Trainer in GYROTONIC® Pre and Post Natal Course and has taken courses in Los Angeles, Portugal and Argentina.
Invited professor in Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy Post-Graduation - Interfisio/RJ (Subject - Post Natal Physical Therapy) and invited professor - PUC/SP (Physical Therapy Extension Course in Pre Natal, Childbirth and Post Natal.