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Jan
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What MBS taught me - an Interview with Feldenkrais Practitioner Tom Rankin

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by Cydria Schaefer

The MBS approach was new to me, and I knew this is the way I want to learn this work. With MBS Academy, the work felt simple, organic, and direct.

b2ap3_thumbnail_Toms-Portrait-Cropped.jpgAn athlete his entire life, Tom Rankin is a personal trainer who presently teaches fitness classes at the Health Improvement Program(HIP) Center at Stanford University. He also teaches ATM classes and gives FIs. After completing his Guild Certification, he has been studying in a series of advanced courses with MBS Academy for the last 10 years, began a weekly MBS Online Academy study group and is now in the MBS Master Practitioner program.

In this interview, Tom shares with Cydria Schaefer how his studies with MBS Academy influenced both his personal and professional life. Tom explains how he learned a clearer, more precise understanding of the work of Dr. Feldenkrais, which has significantly improved his insight into the work and teaching.

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31
Oct
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How MBS Can Complement Other Mind Body Practices

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Mind Body Studies Practitioners and students describe the ways that Dr. Moshe Feldenkrais’ work helps their practices on the yoga mat or the meditation cushion.

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Aug
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The next generation of MBS Trainers

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A message from MBS Academy Master Trainers and Founders:

 

We are looking to the future.  We will begin training the next generation of MBS Assistants and Trainers.

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In the spirit of MBS Academy’s multiple missions of passing on the work of Dr.  Feldenkrais, empowering our students, and introducing this work to larger audiences around the globe, we have created the MBS Assistant Trainers Track. 

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Jun
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My experience of an MBS Advanced Seminar

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"An Advanced Seminar with Mind Body Studies is a challenging experience on all fronts:  experientially, intellectually and professionally.  Incomplete concepts, lack of physical mastery skills and inhibiting underlying assumptions about the Feldenkrais Method are revealed for personal evaluation.  

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Apr
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Expand your Potential with MBS Online Academy

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Tom Rankin, an experienced Feldenkrais Practitioner from California, began his continuing education studies on MBS Online Academy six months ago.  In that time, his classes have doubled in size and understanding of this work continues to grow.  

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