Paula Sager has a degree in dance from Bennington College, is a certified Alexander Technique teacher and has practiced the Discipline of Authentic Movement for 25 years. Working closely with mentors, Arthur Zajonc and Janet Adler, Paula has conducted research on the phenomenon of inter-relationship and intra-relationship in the development of witness consciousness.

Her long-time teaching practice focuses on embodied relational awareness in support of cognition, creativity, and presence in a wide range of professional fields. Paula is a board member of the Center for Contemplative Mind in Society and co-founder of the Mariposa Center, a non-profit organization that incorporates contemplative and somatic approaches to the teaching of early childhood education.

Paula is co-author with Lizbeth Hamlin of Red Thread, Two Women, published by Pacific Editions in a limited and handcrafted edition by book artist, Charles Hobson.