Gabe Luban is a Certified ABMP Bodyworker, specializing in Schulman Therapy.
Gabe owns and operates Rapid Relief; integrating manual therapy, patient education and corrective exercises.


  • Founder and operator of Rapid Relief and Creative Ergonomic Solutions (since 1996) providing rehabilitation, fitness training, ergonomic consultation, and Schulman Therapy for clients suffering from lupus, multiple sclerosis, strokes, and countless acute and chronic injuries. Santa Monica and Laguna Beach, CA.
  • Instructor of rehabilitation and fitness for adolescents and adults in the chemical dependency unit, Chapman Hospital, Orange County, CA. 
  • Instructor of fitness and rehabilitation services for the exclusive Emerald Bay community, Laguna Beach, CA.
  • Instructor of START (Soft Tissue Alignment and Restructuring Technique) and Schulman Therapy body work approaches since 2002. Teaching physical therapists, acupuncturists, massage therapists, chiropractors and other health care providers.
  • Tournament bodyworker at the Mercedes-Benz Cup. In charge of treating the athletes during the ATP Men's Professional Tennis Tour. Los Angeles 2002 - 2006.
  • Lecturer and Ergonomics Consultant to professional corporations, trade organizations, computer users groups, design and law firms.
  • Author of Creative Ergonomic Solutions, Body Balancing Strategies for Computer Users. 

    Previous Experience
  • Aquatic Exercise Instructor and Assistant at Restor™ Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Clinic, Fountain Valley, CA.
  • Sports Specific Trainer for professional and amateur athletes at Intencity™ Training Center, Irvine, CA
  • Challenge Course Instructor, high and low ropes, for groups ranging from adolescents involved with gang activity to Fortune 500 corporate teams, Bonney Lake, WA.

  • Education
  • Graduate of The Schulman Therapy Training Center with over 500 hours of supervised treatment experience.
  • American Academy of Health, Fitness and Rehabilitation Professionals Certified Medical Exercise Specialist.
  • B.A. in Psychology and Adventure-Based Counseling from The Evergreen State College, WA
  • American Council on Exercise Certified Level II Personal Fitness Trainer
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