From the pen of MIA SEGAL: My Mission of Passing Moshe’s Work Onward

Mia Segal, MBS Master Trainer and Co-Founder of MBS Academy, is known for her unequalled mastery of the work and as a superb teacher. Mia was Dr. Feldenkrais’ first assistant, collaborator and associate for sixteen years. In April 1957, I joined Dr. Moshe Feldenkrais in his explorations into mind/body and the powerful gift that we humans can […]

REVISED: INTERVIEW WITH MIA SEGAL BY THOMAS HANNA FOR SOMATICS MAGAZINE

Mia Segal recently revised an interview she did with Thomas Hanna in 1985, to bring it up to date with her current thinking. This article is a revision of an interview originally published in Somatics Magazine (Autumn/Winter 1985-86); this updated version will be featured in the next 2014 issue of Somatics Magazine-Journal of the Mind/Body Arts and Sciences. […]

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. […]