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Northeast Pilates Education Centers
6 School Street
Manchester, MA 01944

t: 978-526-0002 x12
f: 978-526-0093

PJ O'Clair
Master Instructor Trainer
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Carol Earle

Carol Earle
Lead Instructor Trainer
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Annette Barry Cowhig

Annette Barry
Instructor Trainer
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Cheryl Cote Alden
Cheryl Cote Alden
Lead Instructor Trainer

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Natalie Gennett

Natalie Gennett
Instructor Trainer
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Kimberlee Strome

Kimberlee Strome
Instructor Trainer
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Melissa Siple

Melissa Siple
Instructor Trainer
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Angela McCartney

Angela McCartney
Instructor Trainer
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Sheri Aggarwal

Sheri Aggarwal
Instructor Trainer
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Nadja Refaie
Instructor Trainer
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Northeast Pilates Education Centers

ABOUT:

Northeast Pilates Education Center, owned by Master Instructor Trainer PJ O'Clair, is New England’s most recognized facility for STOTT PILATES® instructor training and education/certification programs. In addition to STOTT PILATES, we offer teacher training in the other Merrithew brands including ZEN•GA®, Total Barre, Halo® Training and CORE.

Our team includes 8+ Merrithew Instructor Trainers, including one Master and two Lead Instructor Trainers. Our ITs have traveled throughout the US and the world sharing their expertise with Instructors world-wide.

Most of our courses and workshops are held at Northeast Pilates Headquarters, located on the coast in Manchester-by-the-Sea, MA. In addition to a spacious mat studio on the second floor, we have a fully equipped first floor Pilates studio with V2 Max Plus Reformers, Cadillacs, Ladder Barrels, Stability Chairs, as well as numerous small props. We also conduct/host teacher training throughout Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont, New Jersey and Maryland.

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STOTT PILATES Available ZENGA 
TOTAL BARRE
CORE
ZEN•GA
WORKSHOPS / EXAMS
REHAB
ISP
ADVANCED
INTENSIVE

The Intensive Program

The STOTT PILATES Intensive program is for fitness and health professionals. This program prepares you to teach STOTT PILATES Level 1 Matwork and equipment-based repertoires safely, effectively and with confidence.

The Comprehensive Program

Designed for those with some movement training and exposure to Pilates, Comprehensive courses cover functional anatomy and the practical skills needed to develop effective and motivating Level 1 Matwork and equipment-based programs.

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The Advanced Program

The Advanced program consists of Level 2 courses in Matwork, Reformer, and Cadillac, Chair & Barrels. Completion of the Advanced program is required for full certification.

Injuries & Special Populations

The STOTT PILATES Injuries & Special Populations course equips you with the skills required to address a broad range of physical challenges among your clients. Completion of ISP is required for full certification.

The Rehabilitation Program

The Rehabilitation program is specifically for licensed physical therapists, occupational therapists, sports medicine professionals and chiropractors wishing to integrate modified STOTT PILATES exercises for injury prevention and rehabilitation into their practices.

ZEN•GA Courses

ZEN•GA is an innovative fusion of exercise science and mindful movement that brings about clarity of the mind while releasing body tension through purposeful movement. ZEN represents the search for inner discovery, while YOGA symbolizes the way to reach it. Together they form ZEN•GA, which is based on Four Mindful Movement Principles: breath, support, yield and flow. When applied together, these principles allow you to become aware of how the body and the mind move in tandem. ZEN•GA focuses on core stability, stamina and resilience while attaining a state of presence. The increase in demand on your neuromuscular system allows you to reap the benefits of improved strength, clarity and overall fitness.

CORE Courses

Take your workouts to the next level with our CORE Athletic Conditioning & Performance Training – developed exclusively by Merrithew experts. This unique training program focuses on functional fitness targeting core strength and kinesthetic awareness leading to improvements in total-body strength and power. This multi-layered system is designed for both novice and high-level athletes.

Total Barre Courses

Total Barre is a high-energy program that focuses on strength, flexibility, stamina and dynamic stability by combining elements from Pilates, dance, cardio and strength training. Programming is driven by music which increases coordination, motivation and improve movement quality. Incorporating the Total Barre Foundational Principles, this program teaches choreography, exercise essence and correct biomechanics of movements as well as how to cue effectively and safely to music.

Workshops/Exams

This area may include upcoming Continuing Education workshops, Exam Preparation workshops and Practical & Written Exam dates. Please note only Continuing Education workshops qualify for CECs. No prerequisites required.