A Comprehensive Guide To The Fascinating World of Body Language

A very warm welcome to the All About Body Language website. Expert information and resources relating to this fascinating topic will be provided by Craig-James Baxter and David Webb.

Craig With Partner Kat

Craig is a master trainer in reading advanced micro expressions with Elite Humintell training and is one of the most viewed body-language decoders in YouTube’s history, having complied over 100 body language analysis videos featuring celebrities, politicians, musicians and high profile criminal investigations.

CLICK HERE to read Craig's analysis of Lance Armstrong’s body language for an article by Unibet.

David & Family

David has had a passionate interest in studying and teaching psychology for over 20 years. He is the writer and host of three pre-eminent educational websites built around his teaching and research interests. Together these websites receive over 120,000 monthly unique visitors and generate over 4 million yearly page views.

Exclusive Interviews

We are profoundly pleased to announce that Dr. Desmond Morris is now featured on the website. In addition to agreeing to be interviewed, Dr. Morris also very kindly provided us with some wonderful body language images and granted us permission to publish an extract from his memoirs. See following link for full details. 

Dr. Desmond Morris

Paul Ekman Interview

We are extremely honored to present our exclusive interview with nonverbal behavior pioneer Dr. Paul Ekman. In this fascinating interview Dr. Ekman discusses his conversations with the Dalai Lama on emotional experience; his revolutionary research, the latest advancements in the field of emotional recognition and he talks openly about his personal and professional involvement with the TV show ‘Lie To Me’.

Listening & Downloading

To listen to Craig's interview with Dr. Paul Ekman simply click on the link below. If you would like to download the interview, right click on the link and choose "Save link as..." (wording may differ depending which Internet browser you use). Then select where you want to save the file on your hard drive. Once you have saved the file, locate where you saved it, and double click to open.

Interview With Dr. Paul Ekman

Body Language YouTube Channel

We've just launched our official About Body-Language YouTube channel. As well as showcasing specific playlists, we will also be uploading a series of exclusive videos. Each of these videos will offer body -language tips and advice that anybody can use to positive effect in all important aspects of their interactions with other people (relationships, job interviews, lie detection etc). You can visit and subscribe to the About Body-Language YouTube channel for free via the following link.

Visit The About Body-Language YouTube Channel

Nonverbal Dictionary

We're delighted to announce that David B. Givens, Ph.D., director of the Center for Nonverbal Studies has very kindly allowed us to share details of the Nonverbal Dictionary. This invaluable resource is used around the world as the definitive body-language reference tool. See following link for full details.

NonVerbal Dictionary

Many thanks to Eric Goulard for letting us know that the latest version of the NonVerbal dictionary is now online.

Free Full-Text Articles

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Exciting initiative to make important, insightful and engaging articles freely available. See following for full details.


At the time of writing (May 2012) the website is very much work in progress, however, as the aim of the site is to establish itself as the definitive guide to all things body language, rest assured that it will be updated daily. The best way to keep-up-to-date with all the latest developments is to connect with Craig and David via facebook.

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