Into the Body

Scott Picard

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Trained as a dancer and gymnast in Montana, Scott Picard understood the intrinsic wisdom and power of the physical body from a very early age. As he moved into his twenties and made his way out into the world, he abandoned these practices entirely.

It wasn’t until he met his teacher, Dominique Sire, that he was able to reengage to this meaningful way of life and truly appreciate the profound wisdom the body holds. Working with Dominique he saw his life and relationships transform in ways he could never have imagined. After over a decade of studying, Scott took the next natural step and began teaching.

Scott’s passion for this work of using the body and movement to gather insight into the myriad complexities of the human condition, allowed him to discover and expand his relationship to the earth, others and himself. Using these principles he is able to access the humanity we each hold. Acting as a compassionate guide, he leads women and men of all ages and backgrounds to find a deeper connection to their own lives, to others, and to the world around them.

His groundbreaking weekly class at Knockout Studio was featured in Vogue and the LA Times.

The inclusive power of Scott’s work welcomes people from all diverse walks of life. From teachers to CEO’s, actors to artists, Scott works with individuals, couples, groups and companies worldwide.

Get in touch with Scott HERE.

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RECENT SPEAKING EVENTS & SUMMITS

Google Women’s Summit at the Google Mountain View campus on March 13th, 2019.  Hosted by Google, Scott led a large group of women and their allies into the wisdom of their own bodies to give them not only an intellectual understanding, but an embodied experience of the true power and possibility of Diversity, Inclusivity and Equality in their own lives as well as the workplace. 

The film debut of Why Not Choose Love? A Mary Pickford Manifesto at The Theatre at Ace Hotel (the original United Artists theatre) on June 12th, marked the inaugural launch event to the Hollywood Women's Film Institute’s 2019 International Film Festival, where Scott led over 1000 people from completely diverse backgrounds in an unprecedented moving mediation and talk to kick off the event.

Bumble Marketing Group at Knockout Studios 2018. Led a marketing team from Bumble through a workshop on relational intelligence, called the Ultimate Connection.

Lululemon hosted by Knockout Studios 2018. Facilitated an executive team from Lululemon on leadership entitled The Magnetic Leader: Growth, Autonomy and Vulnerability.

Rituals of Joy & Wonder at the Creative Visions Foundation in Malibu, CA on March 3rd, 2019. A collective community experience created by The Luminaries, Ritual Studio & Nomadic School of Wonder in where Scott took the participants into a journey deeper into their bodies as a way to shift self-knowledge and self-examination away from just the head to the include the instinctual intelligence of the body.

Yahoo! from 2012-2017. Led weekly corporate classes and workshop at Yahoo for 4 years on a variety of topics and issues that arise in the workplace. Past workshops and lectures include:  

Passion in the Workplace: The Fire and Water of Leadership

The Fire of Marketing

The True Power of Charisma and Communication

Diversity, Inclusivity, and Equality in the Workplace

Unpacking Imposter Syndrome: Wanting to Be Fully Seen and Heard vs. The Parts We Hide

The Necessity and Power of Your Heart in Business