Director and Chief Instructor
Seacoast Martial Arts Centers Tai Chi Program
Sensei Paula Clark has been involved in the martial arts for over 30, having experience as a chief instructor in Shaolin Kenpo Karate in New England and California. Paula is currently chief instructor and director of the Tai Chi program at Seacoast Martial Arts Centers, with 13 years prior experience as assistant Tai Chi instructor at SMAC.
Paula encourages mind/body education through teaching and speaking engagements, including women's self defense programs, and has helped the SMAC community outreach through local area adult education enrichment prorams.
Also a licensed massage therapist and Reiki master/teacher, Paula incorporates emphasis on Eastern bodywork, qigong healing and gentle stretching in her healing practice, as well as massage specific to the demands o fthe martial artist.
"I believe in promoting improved health and balance for the whole person in my classes by combining quality training with fun and relaxation. Laughter and exerfcise are a powerful healing combination.
Paula is the owner of Revitalize Massage & Fitness in South Berwick, Maine. She has an ABS in legal studies and is a NH Commissioner of Deeds (Notary Public). She is an artist specializing in acrylic painting/wall murals and fiber art, and enjoys writing, reading, exercising and being outdoors.