About Mia Segal
was Dr. Feldenkrais's first and only assistant during the formative years of developing and teaching this work She was his collaborator and associate for 16 years, after which together, they trained students worldwide.
Of Mia, Feldenkrais said: “With you, I have reached summits that alone, I could not reach. The best lessons I ever gave, were inspired by your encouraging gaze.” Mia is known for her unequaled mastery of the work and as a superb teacher.
She is committed to ensure that this work continues in the essential and powerful form it was given to her by Dr. Feldenkrais during their many years of collaboration and friendship.
Mia has been acclaimed worldwide as the standard bearer for the applications and philosophy of the Feldenkrais Method. Mia has a black belt in judo, which she received in the Kodokan, Tokyo, in 1970.