About Me

Sheila Christie

I’m in my final year of training to be an Alexander Technique teacher in North London, due to qualify in 2019. I came to the Alexander Technique in 2009 after years of back, neck and shoulder problems. I had tried many kinds of exercises and therapies but this made me look at how I was contributing to my own difficulties.¬† Through a gentle process of re-education in one-to-one lessons with a teacher I have learned how to move differently. I am now more mobile and active than before, free of discomfort and pain and feel much more open and at ease in myself.

Before I decided to train, I wrote an article about my experience with the Technique, which was published in Connected Perspectives: The Alexander Technique in Context in 2015.

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I’m a student member of the Society of Teachers of the Alexander Technique (STAT) and you can find out more about the technique or find a teacher on their website. You can contact me on info@alexanderstories.com

Sheila