Feldenkrais method


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Feldenkrais method

(ˈfɛldənˌkraɪs)
n
(Self-help) a system of gentle movements that promote flexibility, coordination, and self-awareness
[C20: after Moshe Feldenkrais (1904–84), Russian-born engineer who developed it]

Feldenkrais method

Developed by Moshe Feldenkrais, this is a series of exercises designed to realign the skeleton and make the body move with minimum effort and maximum efficiency, improving posture and general health.
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Yoga, Pilates, Alexander Technique, and the Feldenkrais Method are all popular body alignment and body awareness methods that may help singers and teachers improve mind-body connections.
Shulman also recommends researching Bartenieff Fundamentals and the Feldenkrais Method, which can help you understand your preferred movement patterns.
Malkoff, MD at The Feldenkrais Center continues to provide immediate pain relief using the Feldenkrais Method, creating individually tailored solutions for people in pain.
Yoga, the Alexander technique for spine alignment and the Feldenkrais method for awareness of the self and the surroundings fall under the healing arts.
Some of the less common therapies presented are Alexander technique, ayurveda, Feldenkrais method, flower therapies, Reiki, and tai chi.
He mentioned something called the Feldenkrais Method.
Tellington-Jones' study of the Feldenkrais method of "Awareness Through Movement" sparked a shift in her thinking about touch and movement in animals.
The overall purpose of the thesis was to evaluate how sensory motor learning, which has its roots in the Feldenkrais method, affected patients with long-term back pain who had previously not been helped by any treatment.
It can be argued that body mapping has clear conceptual links with Grotowski's Via Negativa, the Alexander Technique and the Feldenkrais Method.
Common forms of exercise can worsen their pain and fatigue; yet without exercising, their condition deteriorates Sabine Miller, who has CFS, found a solution in the Feldenkrais method and in a form of qi gong called bone-breathing.
During the trek, he taught himself to walk in a different way, practicing and retraining his brain in the Feldenkrais method, and by the end of his journey was pain-free.
The Effect of the Feldenkrais Method On Pain and Anxiety In People Experiencing Chronic Low Back Pain.