AWARENESS THROUGH PREGNANCY- PART ONE

A CONVERSATION WITH MBS ACADEMY STUDENT, EWA ŁAWRESZUK This past year, the MBS roster has included some healthy and happy, flexible-bodied and flexible-minded new mothers. Throughout the latter half of 2012, students in both the Foundation and Post-Graduate courses had the great opportunity to listen to new babies’ laughter and watch their exploratory movements right alongside [...]

THE PRAYER LESSON- A FEELING OF PEACE

Last October, when we completed our Foundation seminar, I couldn't believe that we were already more than halfway through our training! Each seminar is such an enjoyable surprise, and also follows on so naturally from the previous ones. This training builds globally, from the center out, each seminar wrapping around the one before. This time, [...]

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. [...]

HANNA, AN AMAZING CHILD WITH CEREBRAL PALSY

This is the story of Hanna Simko. Hanna’s parents, Tim and Christina Simko, are extraordinary individuals, who, like many parents of brain injured children, have devoted their lives to finding possibilities for Hanna. Please click on the links below for an inspiring interview with them. They both share generously the story of Hanna's birth, her brain trauma, and how [...]