Research Resources

This section offers links to databases and pages that feature research either about the Feldenkrais Method, or related articles useful for Feldenkrais practitioners. 

PubMed database

This link goes to 79 articles within PubMed found using the search term Feldenkrais.  

PubMed is a free search engine accessing primarily the MEDLINE database of references and abstracts on life sciences and biomedical topics. The United States National Library of Medicine (NLM) at the National Institutes of Health maintains the database as part of the Entrez system of information retrieval.

Articles compiled and Maintained by Feldenkrais Practitioners 

This section is due to the generosity of individual Feldenkrais Practitioners who have offered to link their research databases with the Feldenkrais® Guild of North America. If you have engaged in research, or have compiled resources you would like to share with the Feldenkrais community, contact us at communications@feldenkraisguild.org

Toronto West Database 

 At nearly 260 articles, and regularly updated, this database has been compiled and maintained by Sue Seto. The publications range from the 1990's to 2018. Criteria have generally included articles with active links, and free access.    

 

The page offers the articles in several categories, from Improving Well-being to Peak Performance. 

 

EFELD Database  

Practitioner Rober Burgess offers 18 studies here. While they have whimsical titles, their general theme is research on the underlying ideas used by Moshe Feldenkrais.

Resources of the International Feldenkrais® Federation & other Guilds

IFF Academy Feldenkrais Research Journal

Published by the International Feldenkrais Federation

There are journals for the 6 editions for 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2006, and 2018-19. 

Each edition has from 10 to 21 articles from international contributors.


IFF Research Bibliography

There are over 500 articles, including journal articles, book chapters, PhD theses and curated collections. There is a search capability. 

The Australian Feldenkrais Guild Research webpage 

Of Related Interest.

Video interview with Dr. Michael Merzenich
On neuroscience, learning and the Feldenkrais Method. Interviewed by Feldenkrais practitioner and researcher Cliff Smyth.


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