Gabriel Axel (Montes), Ph.D. Candidate, M.Sc., E-RYT 500, is a neuroscientist, yogi, virtual reality (VR) creator, educator, and musician. Gabriel is a developer in the theoretical and practical fusion of neuroscience and self-cultivation methodology. He is the Founder of Neural Axis®, a platform for consciousness education that leverages mind-body methods and VR to enhance and renew the sense of self in healthy and disabled populations. Gabriel draws knowledge from the integration of academic neuroscience and years of practicing, training, and continued instruction in diverse methods of self-cultivation. For more about Gabriel’s work and academic interests, please visit neuralaxis.com.