A system designed to promote well-being by retraining one’s awareness and habits of posture to ensure minimum effort and strain.
- For example, acupuncture, the Alexander technique, reflexology, yoga and massage, and aromatherapy may be helpful.
- Acupuncture and the Alexander technique may help relieve discomfort.
- The Alexander technique (which improves the posture) and yoga (which improves strength and flexibility of muscles) are obvious examples.
1930s: named after Frederick Matthias Alexander (1869–1955), the Australian-born actor and elocutionist who developed it.
Definition of Alexander technique in:
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.