Thomas Myers is the author of Anatomy Trains
(Elsevier, 2001, 2009, 2014), the co-author of Fascial Release for Structural Balance
(North Atlantic, 2010), and numerous articles for trade magazines and journals that have been collected in the books Body3, The Anatomist’s Corner
, and Structural Integration: Collected Articles
. He has also produced over 15 DVDs and numerous webinars on visual assessment, Fascial Release Technique
, and the applications of fascial research.
Tom and his faculty provide continuing education in Anatomy Trains
and holistic myofascial strategies for a variety of movement and manual therapy professionals worldwide, as well as professional certification in Structural Integration
based on the Anatomy Trains Myofascial Meridians.
Tom studied directly with Drs. Ida Rolf, Moshe Feldenkrais
, and Buckminster Fuller
. He has also studied with movement teachers Judith Aston, Emilie Conrad
, and in the martial arts. His work is influenced by cranial, visceral, and intrinsic movement studies with European schools of osteopathy.
An inveterate traveler, Tom has practiced integrative manual therapy for 40 years in a variety of clinical and cultural settings. He is a member of the International Association of Structural Integrators (IASI)
. A certified Touch-in-Parenting
instructor, Tom retains a strong interest in perinatal issues relating to movement.
Tom lives, writes, and sails on the coast of Maine with his partner, Quan.