Wellness Program

Silicon Valley Ballet School’s Ballet Faculty is certified in the American Ballet Theatre National Training Curriculum, which, through collaboration with ABT’s Medical Advisory Board, provides comprehensive state-of-the art health and medical guidelines for ballet instruction. In partnership with members of the Silicon Valley medical community Silicon Valley Ballet provides an increasingly comprehensive Wellness Program, with a focus on promoting positive body image and dancer empowerment.  Renowned local specialists provide lectures, workshops, and resources to students and families, allowing students thrive in an environment that supports the whole dancer.

Silicon Valley Ballet Wellness Advisors

Katie Bell, NP Physical Health Advisor
Sharon Stafanson, PSyD Mental Health Advisor
Elizabeth Hutter, PsyD Performance Enhancement Advisor
Suzanne Martin, DPT Physical Therapy Advisor
Kim Gardner Pilates Trainer
Jordan Vezina Male Dancer Strength Training Program Advisor


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