Bill says: “When I met Marion Rosen in 1979, she changed my life. I received bodywork sessions from her and the impact was profound. This was the beginning of a journey that continues to be challenging, rewarding, and fills me with gratitude. Besides teaching locally, I continue bringing this work to people in various countries. For many years I have been invited to be a guest teacher in various centers around the world. I enjoy sharing my knowledge and experience of Rosen Method.”
Bill was one of the 10 students in Marion Rosen’s first training class from 1980-1982 becoming a Rosen Method Certified Practitioner in 1982. He continued to study with Marion becoming a friend and a colleague until her passing in January 2012.
He became the President of the Rosen Institute Board of Directors in 1998, serving for 5 years in that capacity. In 2001 he became a Rosen Method Senior Bodywork Teacher. Since 2003 he has been the Director of Teaching for the Rosen Method Institute Canada. Bill has pioneered men's Rosen Method workshops in Europe and the USA. He taught the first men's workshops in Germany and Switzerland. He continues to teach in Berkeley and in several other countries. Since 1982 he has had a private practice in Santa Cruz, CA.
Bill is recognized world-wide for his teaching, through his knowledge and depth of understanding of Rosen Method. He is able to create and maintain a safe space for students, providing them an opportunity for deeper self-awareness and truthful self-expression. In his teaching, Bill is known for his particular attention and emphasis on the breath. He brings warmth, humor and compassion to his work. From his many years of experience Bill continues to share the training and teaching he received from Marion, honoring the essential core elements of her work.