The mission of the Formative Haptics Center is to empower self-discovery in each of us by forming anatomy with our own hands.

What does Formative Haptics mean? Formative Haptics: Information gained actively or purposefully by the hand through exploration, modification, manipulation, and formation of an object, leading to dynamic evaluations of logic, potential, and possibility.

More simply: learning by building and creating meaningful objects with your hands.

Each of us embodies anatomy every moment of our lives. Learning about the form, function, and interconnectedness of the body has many benefits. It can lead to better performance, injury prevention, a greater ability to address health issues effectively, improved communication with healthcare providers, as well as reduced stress and anxiety related to recovery.

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