Principle 5: Inhibition

So we continue our series on the principles of Alexander’s technique. If you missed my posts on the first 4 principles of the Technique you can find them in the blog section of my website. Principle 5, inhibition, and principle 6, direction, are our two main “thinking” tools of the technique. First, inhibition. Inhibition in an Alexandrian context has nothing to do with the Freudian repression sense of the word. Alexander meant it in the sense of inhibiting our habitual thinking and / or bodily responses to the general stimulus of life. Rather than always reacting habitually, we can instead allow a tiny moment in which we say no to that which we do not want, in order to instead choose what w

Featured Posts
Posts Are Coming Soon
Stay tuned...
Recent Posts
Search By Tags
Follow Us
  • Facebook Basic Square
  • Twitter Basic Square
  • Google+ Basic Square

POISE FOR LIFE | Marie Perez | Alexander Technique | Southfields | SW London        © 2018

This site was designed with the
website builder. Create your website today.
Start Now