Alexander Technique and Physical Therapy
The Alexander Technique


Links & Resources



Alexander, F.M. (1996). The Use of the self. New York: E.P. Dutton.

Barlow, W. (1990). Use and disease. In: Barlow, W. The Alexander technique. (pp. 92- 124) Rochester,VT: Healing Arts Press.

Berjeron-Oliver,S, Oliver,B. Working without pain. Chico, CA: The Pacific Institute of the Alexander Technique.

Caplan, D. (1987). Back trouble. Gainsville, FL: Triad Publishing.

Coghill, G. E. (1941) The Educational methods of F. Matthias Alexander. In: Alexander, F.M. The universal constant in living. (pp. xxi-xxxiii) New York: E.P. Dutton.

DeAlcantra, P. (1997). Indirect procedures: a muscian's guide to the Alexander Technique. Oxford, England:: Oxford University Press.

Dewey, J. (1919) Introductory word. In: Alexander, F.M. Man's supreme inheritance. New York: E.P. Dutton.

Fisher, K. (1988). Early experiences of a multidisciplinary pain management programme. Holistic Medicine, 3, 47-56.

Gelb, M. (1994). Body learning. New York: Henry Holt & Co.

Jones, F.P. (1997). Freedom to change. First published as Body Awareness in Action. London, England: Mouritz.

Jones, F.P. (1965). Method for changing stereotyped response patterns by the inhibition of certain postural sets. Psychological Review, 72, 3, May.

Leibowitz J., Connington, B. (1990). Judith's story. In: The Alexander Technique. (pp. 3-8) New York: Harper & Row

Macdonald, R. (1997). The use of the voice. London, England: Bookcraft Ltd.

Machover, I, Drake, A., Drake, J. (1993). The Alexander Technique Birth Book. New York: Sterling Publishing Company.

Packer, I. (1999). Practices and treatments: alexander technique. In C.C. Clark (Ed.), Encyclopedia of complementary health practice (pp. 291-294). New York: Springer Publishing

Reiser, S.S. (1997). The Alexander technique: stress reduction and optimal psychophysical functioning. Presented: Sixth international Montreux congress on stress, Switzerland. Reprinted In: The Alexander Technique Published Research. AmSAT Books.


childbirth education (Machover, Drake, Drake, 1993).
education (Dewey, 1918)
ergonomics (Berjeron-Oliver & Oliver, ........)
medical rehabilitation (Caplan, 1987; AmSAT, 1997, Packer, 1999)
performing arts (deAlcantra 1997)
psychology and behavioral science (Jones, 1997)
skill learning and athletics (Gelb, 1994)
speech pathology, vocalization (McDonald, 1997)