Promoting Healthier Backs in Warrington
How does the Alexander Technique help with back pain?
The Alexander Technique:
1. Has no side effects and is safe
2. Addresses the bio-psycho-social nature of chronic pain
3. Teaches you to identify the habits that might be creating your pain
4. Teaches you skills to improve body awareness
5. Helps you to know what to do to change the pain
6. Helps with pain that is related to posture, tension or movement patterns
7. Is a good alternative if pain treatments don’t work
8. Teaches you to work with yourself to change the pain
9. Calms the nervous system
10. Improves coordination
11. Looks at the whole system and reduces pressure on the whole system so the pain response is less likely
to be triggered
12. Gives you coping strategies
13. Gives you a new dimension for thinking about pain
Would you like to experience some of these benefits?
Special Course of 6 sessions £225 specifically aimed at those with back pain to get you back moving again. This course of 6 lessons will include the following
- A detailed assessment of your posture, possible causes of any pain or discomfort.
- Body mapping and functional anatomy or as I call it living anatomy, teaching you the principle joints used in movement so that you can discover greater freedom of movement and can get back to the activities you enjoy doing.
- Sitting at a computer comfortably
- Bending - how to bend without wincing
- Applying the principles to everyday life such as driving, walking or gardening.
- Using the arms and shoulders properly to avoid pain & improve your posture
- I will give you the skills and techniques to help you to help yourself giving you the confidence to move without the thought of pain
Book your back pain course now tel: 07854 025726 and start your journey to becoming pain free
Medical evidence supports Alexander Technique as an efffective treatment for back pain
In August 2008 a clinical trial was published in the British Medical Journal.
This scientific study compared the effectiveness of Alexander Technique lessons exercise and massage for chronic and recurrent back pain.
This video explains the full details of the trial and how the Alexander Technique can help you to reduce back pain.
- Move more freely
- Less pain – its been proven to help with back pain, neck pain, RSI & arthritis
- Enhanced posture
- Improved balance & poise
- Improved breathing
- Reduced stress
- Increased self confidence
- Enhanced performance (sports people, actors & musicians have found the technique helped them)
- Victoria Beckham
- Dame Judy Dench
- Paul McCartney
- Robin Williams
- Linford Christie
- Lenny Henry Yorkshire Times - Want-a-celebrity-Posture-for-Summer
- Joanna Lumley