Alexander Technique

The Alexander technique teaches people let go of unnecessary tension in order to improve their posture, movement and coordination.

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Joan & Ross Robinson-Valentine

Joan & Ross Robinson-Valentine - Alexander Technique Practitioner

You see us both because we work together as a partnership when carrying out Energy Medicine.

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Craniosacral Therapy
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Timothy Soar

Timothy Soar - Alexander Technique Practitioner

I have been teaching the Alexander Technique since 1993, and have built a particular reputation for the quality of my hands-on work. People regularly visiting my practice range from complete beginners, through people with difficult-to-manage medical conditions, to performers wishing to refine their on-stage skills, to qualified teachers of the Alexander... [read more]

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Alex Proudfoot

Alex Proudfoot - Alexander Technique Practitioner

I offer three practices for well-being, CBT Therapy, Buteyko, & Alexander Technique.
Since 2011 I have been training in Counselling and Therapy. This has shown me that we can continue to develop both heart and mind throughout life. We can become better at making life choices right for us.

When first... [read more]

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Caroline Chalk

Caroline Chalk - Alexander Technique Practitioner

To find peace of mind it's necessary to address all levels: body, mind and emotions. In the supportive environment of our counselling sessions you'll learn skills to manage things like negative circular thinking patterns; loss of confidence; performance anxiety and painful, stress induced tension.

Psychologist, Viktor Frankl said "Between... [read more]

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Verified Therapist Jane Staggs

Jane Staggs - Alexander Technique Practitioner

I have been teaching the Alexander Technique since 1979 and am a member of the Society of Teachers of the Alexander Technique. In 2006, I qualified as a Pilates teacher with Body Control Pilates. I am also a member of the Complimentary and Natural Health Counsel, and BackCare.

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Bronwyn Baud

Bronwyn Baud - Alexander Technique Practitioner

In addition to teaching the Alexander Technique, Bronwyn is a professional actor, singer and musician. She originally trained in singing and piano, studying Music at the University of Melbourne. Following this, she underwent secondary-teacher training and for a time taught music in a high school in Melbourne. During this time,... [read more]

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Linda Ryder

Linda Ryder - Alexander Technique Practitioner

Originally trained as a dancer and dance teacher and continuing investigation of movement studied the Alexander Technique and have been teaching it for 17 years.
Recently I discovered Bodytalk, a health system which brings together aspects of many different modalities and activates the body's own innate healing mechanisms..

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Teresa Carter-Johnson

Teresa Carter-Johnson - Alexander Technique Practitioner

I came to the Alexander Technique following long term pain in my neck. I found the technique so helpful that I eventually trained to be an Alexander Technique Teacher. I teach private pupils at Surrenden Road in Brighton, convenient for Preston Park, Fiveways and Patcham. There is ample free on... [read more]

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Ann Kristina  Hammond

Ann Kristina  Hammond - Alexander Technique Practitioner

We are a well established physio clinic with an excellent reputation conveniently located in the Market Square in Grantham, Lincolnshire.
We specialise in Sports Physiotherapy, Acupuncture, Shockwave Therapy, Neurological Physiotherapy, Orthopaedic Physiotherapy , Cranio-sacral Therapy, Osteopathic techniques, Chiropractic techniques, Reflexology, Bowen Therapy, Sports Massage, Remedial Massage, Occupational Health and... [read more]

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Bowen Technique
Colour Therapy
Craniosacral Therapy
Manual Lymphatic Drainage
Massage Therapy
Myofascial Release
Sports Therapy
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Daska Hatton

Daska Hatton - Alexander Technique Practitioner

We come to know ourselves through our sensory perceptions of life, how the world affects us and how we move within it. Our bodies are a map of our histories, the narrative of our lives; they record the ways in which we were brought up, they chronicle our accidents and illnesses,... [read more]

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The Alexander technique teaches people let go of unnecessary tension in order to improve their posture, movement and coordination.

The aim of this technique is to increase freedom of thinking in movement so can help in every aspect of your life. The Alexander Technique can help improve:

  • posture and coordination
  • back, neck and joint pain
  • tension, anxiety and stress
  • breathing
  • confidence
  • performance for athletes and artists
  • pregnancy and childbirth

The Alexander Technique is safe for everyone.

Each session is likely to last 30 to 60 minutes.

Your teacher will guide you through simple movements and everyday activities using both hands on contact and/or verbal explanation. They may also work with you lying down. It is advisable to wear comfortable clothing which allows easy movement. A number of lessons will be required to learn the basic principles; it will then be possible to apply these to everyday life.

Below is a list of professional bodies that a practitioner can join.

The Society of Teachers of the Alexander Technique (STAT) - members have attended a minimum 3 year training course. All STAT teachers are covered by Professional Indemnity insurance and must follow the Code of Professional Conduct and Professional Competance.

It is always advisable to choose an Alexander Technique teacher who has been properly trained and is a member of one of the listed organisations.

Our Alexander Technique description was kindly supplied by Claire Coveney.