Robert Schleip, Ph.D.

Dr.-Robert-SchleipRobert Schleip PhD, International Rolfing® Instructor and International Fascial Anatomy Teacher.

Robert has been an enthusiatic certified Rolfer™ since 1978. Additonally to his private Rolfing® and teaching he directs the Fascia Research Project at Ulm University, which is at the forefront of international fascia research ( He holds on M.A. degree in psychology and a PhD in human biology; and has also been a Certified Feldenkrais Teacher since 1987.

Robert’s pioneering work on active fascial contractility was awarded with the Vladimir Janda Award for Musculoskeletal Medicine. A particular interst of his Rolfing® practice is working with scoliosis. His teaching focuses on the neural dynamics of the myofascial net, and incorporates psychosocial values of the human potential movement.