From the Pen of Mia Segal: A brief overview of Mind Body Studies
Moshe Feldenkrais said about his life's work: It is a special kind of learning: that of knowing oneself. Learning “how” you are acting and thus able to do “what” you want.
This is a learning method. We call ourselves an academy for learning the studies of mind/body. We do not practice medicine. We do not practice healing. But it often happens that through the process of self-explorations and discoveries, health improves and healing occurs.
The genius of Moshe is that his principles are backed by a practical system that can be taught and learned by all (including animals)! He used to say that anything that cannot be taught is of no use. We always felt that our theory can be practically demonstrated, explained, taught and learned.Continue reading