Where does one begin, trying to sum up a creative force like Michael Thompson? He lived a purpose-driven life—so much drive and determination, focused on helping others be their best. Those others could be friends, colleagues, his own offspring, students, patients, or clients.

It could also be his wife. Anyone who saw us lecture together will recall that (a) women talk more, and (b) Michael knew how to interject when something needed clarification or expansion and, most of all, he could wake up the audience. His voice is still so often in my head, guiding me. One of his last bits of advice, given when he realized he was not going to be around for the third and final segment of a functional neuroanatomy webinar given in February 2021 (jointly sponsored by the Brazilian group, Neuronus, and the Biofeedback Federation of Europe,...

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