The Feldenkrais Center for Movement Education was founded in San Francisco 17 years ago by ISSE Educational Director Julie Casson Rubin and fellow Feldenkrais Teacher and Trainer, Deborah Bowes. The FCME has grown to include Feldenkrais Teachers Cliff Smyth and Abby Miller. This group of four teachers offers a full slate of weekly Awareness through Movement Classes, special workshops and individual sessions in Feldenkrais Functional Integration. Contact information is on their site.
Ben Law is a Guild Certified Feldenkrais Teacher® and a professional dancer. He is co-director of The SHO, a collaborator with Molly Shanahan/Mad Shak and Kate Corby & Dancers, company member of CDI/Concert Dance Inc., and an adjunct lecturer at Northeastern Illinois University. Ben teaches contemporary modern dance in combination with the Feldenkrais Method® in studios, high schools, and Universities in the Chicago area. We at ISSE are proud to count Ben among the graduates of our Trainings for Certification as Teacher of the Feldenkrais Method®. Ben's web site: www.benlawfeldenkrais.com
MaryBeth Smith, soprano, voice teacher, electric spirit, has opened The Feldenkrais Center of Houston. A teacher for many years, MaryBeth not only has the experience, she has the touch. She is a REAL teacher. If you are looking for a voice teacher with Feldenkrais training, or looking for Awareness through Movement classes or Functional Integration in Houston, get in touch with MaryBeth.
Joanna Myers, M.M., GCFP violist, violinist and string teacher is a fine certified teacher of the Method. She has the knowledge and the skills to be a valuable Feldenkrais Teacher to anyone at all. Her special experience in music make a valuable resource to anyone play an instrument. She practices in Ann Arbor, MI. Visit her web site for more information on her practice: http://www.feldannarbor.net/
Patrick and Denise Hughes Are two fine Feldenkrais Teachers
who practice out of Gosford on The Cental Coast, NSW Australia. Patrick comes from a background in health and body work as a herbalist, martial arts instructor, personal trainer and reflexologist. Denise has a background in the arts and became involved in the Feldenkrais Method through Patrick's encouragement. She is a natural! We are proud to have these two practicing as graduates of an ISSE Feldenkrais training. Their website: somalearning.com
Tapio Ukkola practices in Lapland, Finland. A graduate of our fourth Basel, Switzerland teacher training, Tapio brings his years as a pedgogue, athlete, and his advanced degree in education to his work as a Feldenkrais Teacher. Visit his websit to test your Finnish, and remember him when you hear of someone in that part of the world needing a teacher. www.kehontuntemus.fi
Marie-Eve Archambault is fine teacher with a special connection to the Feldenkrais Method through her own recovery of autonomy and physical function following a serious accident. Marie-Eve practices in Montréal and is fluent in English and French. www.edusoma.com
Michel Casanovas, artist in dance, choreography and the Feldenkrais Method is bringing Feldenkrais to India. His new web site is a treat for the eye and the mind and a source of information on Feldenkrais events in India. www.micha.in
Achieving Excellence Feldenkrias teacher Al Wadleigh's site is a premier place to shop for books, audio and vidoe recordings, and other materials related to the Feldenkrais Method.
Rich Frye is a Feldenkrais practitioner and Hakomi therapist whose main interest is the interdependence of body, beliefs, and emotions. His website (www.flowingbody.com) offers dozens of free ATM lessons as well as his own tapes and CD's exploring these themes. He maintains a private practice combining Feldenkrais with body-centered psychotherapy in Bellingham, Washington.
The web site of Rob Black, also has some very interesting articles on the Method and links to more. Rob is an experienced teacher who practices is in Calgary, Alberta.
Georg and Christianne Feuerstein live in the beautiful town of Bregenz, Austria where they have created Studio Drehpunkt a beautiful centre for Feldenkrais and related activities from Chi Qong to authentic belly dance. It is inspiring to see the range of products, events, and classes. Site is in German.
Robert Schleip PhD practices as a Certified Feldenkrais Practitioner in Munich, Germany, since 1987. He has a MA degree in psychology and a PhD in human biology, and he serves as Research Director of the European Rolfing Association and as co-editor of IFF Feldenkrais Academy Research Journal. His website www.somatics.de includes one of the richest collections of professional articles in the field of somatic practices.
Integrative Learning Center of Mid America is a non profit organization dedicated to professional and personal continuing education and world service using a wide variety of approaches including the somatic works of the Feldenkrais Method, Bones for Life, and Sounder Sleep. This site offers an on-line library of articles, podcast, and other helpful items. Besides all that, the original founding board members, are all graduates of our ISSE Cincinatti Feldenkrais Training!
The Feldenkrais Guild of North America, has some interesting articles, and is a good source of books and tapes. It maintains a "Find a practitioner" database searchable by name, state and zip code.