After back surgery

After back surgery Working with Olga seemed like a very good physical therapy. I had such good results that I brought my 85-year-old mother after she had two back surgeries. She, like me, now thinks of back pain as an … more …

Debilitating lower back pain

I began seeing Olga in August 2010 after years of lower back pain (degenerated disc disease)… Within a few months I was able to again lift my own luggage (had not been able to do so for several years w/o … more …

Olga brought running into my life

During my first year of high school, I injured my hip while running a cross country course. The pain…was excruciating, and I …(re-injured) my hip multiple times following my first injury. I went through a series of physical therapy sessions, … more …

Dealing with chronic shoulder pain

Dealing with chronic shoulder pain I’m grateful for Mark’s instruction which allowed me to continue exercising while I was dealing with chronic shoulder pain. I now rarely feel any of the old aches. I would recommend Mark as an instructor … more …

Children with Special Needs

Children with Special Needs In April we had the good fortune of meeting a traveling ABM practitioner, Olga Lubarsky. She worked on our daughter who is 12 years old and has cerebral palsy. She is non-ambulatory, has spastic quadriparesis, and … more …

Overcome physical limitations and injuries

Overcome physical limitations and injuries Mark and Olga have a thorough background in different modalities and a soft and caring teaching style. They helped many students at my studio. I highly recommend working with them to overcome physical limitations and … more …

Recovery from a very painful pinched nerve

Recovery from a very painful pinched nerve Last year I had a very painful pinched nerve in my neck, and I was incapacitated for a few weeks. I tried painkillers…, acupuncture and chiropractic, but they were limited in their effectiveness. … more …

After months in wheelchair and on crutches

After months in wheelchair and on crutches My husband injured his feet pretty badly early this year. He had been in wheelchair and on crutches for months. Finally a friend told us about the Anat Baniel Method and that’s how … more …

Making daily life enjoyable

Making daily life enjoyable I have gained strength, as well as improved balance and posture, making my daily life more enjoyable with less effort. I leave every class feeling refreshed and relaxed and recommend your work to everyone. – John … more …

Aches and pains during pregnancy

Aches and pains during pregnancy I have been working with Olga for over a year now learning the Anat Baniel Method and I really feel transformed. I first starting experiencing aches and pains back in high school- first my knees, … more …