Alexander Technique: A Step-by-step Guide by Ailsa Masterson
This illustrated pocket guide explains the principles and practice of the Alexander Technique, providing an introduction to a system which is thought to aid well-being and help overcome ailments such as stress and stress-related disorders, as well as neck, back and joint pains. Keeping the body supple and responsive is essential for maintaining good health and well-being. The Alexander Technique is one of the best-known and popular systems of movement therapy. It helps to break bad posture habits by bringing the head, neck and spine into a properly balanced alignment. This title includes information on: what the Alexander Technique is; the history of the Alexander Technique; who can benefit; the mind-body relationship; the importance of muscles; and finding the right teacher.