N. Brooke Lieb is Director of the Teacher Certification Program - TCP (2008 – present) at The American Center for the Alexander Technique, the nation's first and leading Teacher Certification Program. She received her certification in 1989, joined the faculty in 1992, and served as Associate Director of Training at ACAT from 2006 to 2008.
Brooke has been on the Visiting Faculty at Vivien and Neil Schapera’s Teacher Certification Program, Alexander Technique of Cincinnati; and at Nancy Romita’s ATMidAtlantic Teacher Training Apprenticeship. Brooke regularly presents at AmSAT ACGMs (2009, 2010, 2012, 2103, 2014, 2015, 2016) and at The International Congress of the Alexander Technique (2008 in Lugano Switzerland; 2015 in Limerick, Ireland).
Scroll down to see a video below of Brooke on a panel about wellness for SAG/AEA/AFTRA.
She has taught at:
- C. W. Post College
- St. Rose College
- Kutztown University
- Pace University
- The Actors Institute
- The National Theatre Conservatory at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts
- Dennison University
- Wagner College
and has made presentations for:
- The Hospital for Special Surgery
- The Scoliosis Foundation
- The Arthritis Foundation
- Mercy College
- Touro College
- Departments of Physical Therapy
- Northern Westchester Hospital
She trained under Judith Leibowitz, Deborah Caplan and Barbara Kent, and has done Post Graduate Studies with Barbara Kent, Vivien Schapera, Walter and Dilys Carrington, Glynn MacDonald, Ruth Murray, Elizabeth and Lucia Walker, Missy Vineyard, Tommy Thompson, Pedro de Alcantara and John Nicholls, among others.
In private practice, Brooke's clients include singers, instrumentalists, dancers, actors and visual artists; educators; business professionals; people recovering from and interested in preventing injuries and chronic pain; and those people interested in a greater awareness of the intimate connection between body and mind.
Brooke is certified as a Professional Healer by FourWinds Academy, under the Direction of Vivien and Neil Schapera, and is also trained in CranioSacral Therapy I and II and Somato Emotional Release I and II through the Upledger Institute.
Brooke offers Alexander Technique and healing sessions at her Upper West Side office in New York City; and in Piperville, PA, near New Hope/Doylestown.