Odette Guimond, Ph.D., certified teacher of the Feldenkrais® Method of somatic education (New York,1991) and certified teacher in Alba Emoting® (CL4) is an actor, director and director of AUTOPOÏÉSIS, école d’art Feldenkrais. She is artistic and general director of the Réverbère Théâtre. She taught dramaturgy, acting and somatic education at the École de théâtre du CÉGEP de Saint-Hyacinthe for 22 years, theatre and literature for 20 years at Université de Montréal and was a lecturer  for 5 years in the dance department of UQÀM (Université du Québec à Montréal). She also gives Feldenkrais lessons and Alba Emoting- Feldenkrais workshops in private practice.  She was involved for many years in ITI (Institut International du Théâtre), in the boards of AFQ (Association Feldenkrais Québec) and RES (Regroupement pour l’éducation somatique). Her special interest is the integration of somatic education in the field of interpretive arts.