We are the Feldenkrais Guild® of North America (FGNA): a nonprofit, tax exempt, professional organization serving members in the USA, Canada and other countries. Our purpose is manifold:
- Increasing public awareness of the Feldenkrais Method of somatic education.
- The certification and continuing education of practitioners.
- The protection of the quality of the Feldenkrais work, and research in the Method’s effectiveness.
Only people personally trained by Dr. Feldenkrais, graduates of Guild accredited training programs, and others who have received authorization from FGNA are eligible to be certified by, and to become members of FGNA, and to use the registered service marks Awareness through Movement®, ATM®, Functional Integration®, FI®, Feldenkrais Method®, Guild Certified Feldenkrais Practitionercm, and Guild Certified Feldenkrais Teacher®.