Dr. Louis SChultz, In Memoriam
Dr. Louis Schultz was a teacher for over 50 years including classes in Biology, Embryology, Endocrinology, Physiology, and Anatomy. He was an Advanced Certified Rolfer Emeritus, a Rolf Movement Practitioner, and an emeritus member of the Life Science Faculty of the Rolf Institute. Louis studied and taught with Dr. Ida P. Rolf from 1973 to 1978. His basic Rolfing training was in 1973 and in 1976 he did his advanced training with Dr. Rolf. He trained in Structural Patterning with Judith Aston from 1974-1976. He founded the Anatomy Program of the Rolf Institute in 1974 and has presented Rolfing-Related Workshops in the U.S., Canada, Germany, Italy, England, Brazil, and Australia.
He received his PhD in Physiology from the University of Wisconsin. Prior to becoming a Rolfer he was Professor and Chairman of the Department of Human Biology at the University of Colorado Dental School.
Louis authored nearly fifty scientific publications and wrote two authoritative books on the science and techniques of Rolfing including Out in the Open: The Complete Male Pelvis, and (co-authored with Dr. Rosemary Feitis) The Endless Web: Fascial Anatomy and Physical Reality. Louis and Dr. Rosemary Feitis also co-edited Remembering Ida Rolf.