Michael J. Gelb


Michael J. Gelb is the author of 18 books including How to Think Like Leonardo da Vinci: Seven Steps to Genius Every DayBody Learning: An Introduction to the Alexander Technique; and Brain Power: Improve Your Mind as You Age; and the coauthor of Walking Well: A New Approach for Comfort, Vitality, and Inspiration in Every Step. Michael’s books are translated into 25 languages and have sold more than one million copies. A master teacher of the Alexander Technique, Michael holds a 5th Degree Black Belt in Aikido. He is also a gifted teacher of tai chi and qigong and the originator of the acclaimed Super Qi Summits at the Omega Institute. A professional juggler who performed with the Rolling Stones, Michael earned his master's degree in Psychophysical Re-education at Goodard College in 1978. He is passionate about applying everything he has learned in a lifetime of studying the integration of body-mind-spirit to help others walk well. 

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