With an extensive background in music performance, education, and rehabilitation, Richard has been doing considerable teaching in multidisciplinary clinics, professional training programs and private seminars internationally, contributing his unique understanding of the method in the related fields of personal development, health and the performing arts. In addition to teaching, he is the co-organizer and the Administrative Director of the Seattle Eastside Feldenkrais Teacher Training programs.
Angel Di Benedetto
Angel is an internationally recognized Feldenkrais trainer originally from Manhattan, NY. She began her studies with Dr. Feldenkrais in 1980. Through the Feldenkrais Method®, her teaching focuses on developing creativity to enhance artistic expression, self-confidence, personal awareness, and one’s quality of life. While maintaining a private practice in the Seattle area, she has devoted much of her time forming new Feldenkrais Practitioners in numerous training in the U.S.A., Canada, Europe, Israel, New Zealand and Australia. In addition to teaching, she is the co organizer and the Educational Director of the Seattle Eastside Feldenkrais Teacher Training programs.
Paul Rubin, Certified Feldenkrais Teacher and Certified Feldenkrais Trainer, founder and Executive Director of ISSE, has been lead Educational Director for nine Trainings in Cincinnati, Chicago, San Francisco, Australia, Switzerland, and Italy. As Chair of the North American Training Accreditation Board 1993-1997 and founding member of the Training Accreditation Boards for both Europe and Australia/South Pacific, Paul has contributed significantly to the evolution of training programs and procedures worldwide. Paul, a graduate of the 1975-77 Feldenkrais Professional Teacher Training in San Francisco, is one of only 80 people to have completed training entirely under Dr. Feldenkrais and to have received diploma from him. Additionally, Dr. Feldenkrais served as Chair of Paul’s PhD committee at the Humanistic Psychology institute 1975-1978.
ALAN S. QUESTEL is known for his clarity, creativity and down to earth style of teaching as he brings a depth of understanding, humor and a gentle human perspective to the learning of the Method. Trained by Dr. Feldenkrais, Alan lectures and teaches at hospitals, colleges and Feldenkrais Professional Training Programs throughout the U.S., Australia, Europe, South America, Asia and Canada. He has taught at Princeton University, S.U.N.Y. College at Purchase, the New York Open Center and the New Actors Workshop. Alan currently directs FPTP’s worldwide and makes his home in Santa Fe, NM.