About April

April (LaVine) Larson has long been a proponent of natural health and development of full human potential. Having studied and practiced therapeutic movement for decades, she integrates many types of therapeutic exercises both in her own practice and her classes. 

April uses many healing modalities since the early 2000’s. Her purpose is to inspire and empower people to create and perfect freedom, happiness, and balance in their breath, body, emotions, mind, and Spirituality through self-study, self-care, and self-awareness practices. 


Interests: When not at the studio April relishes spending time with family, friends and animal companions (horses, dogs, cats, goats), playing music with Caleigh (a Bemidji-based trio with a 26 year history), multi-ethnic cooking, reading, travel, creative writing, organic gardening, helping out on the ranch, and appreciating the beauty and complexity of Nature. 


  • B.S (Spanish, English, Music Education)(Bemidji State U)
  • M.A.(Spanish) (Middlebury College in Vermont)
  • M.F.A in Creative Writing (Spaulding U in Louisville Kentucky)

Contact April at apriljoylarson@gmail.com or (218) 255-5123