National Institute of Clinical Excellence (NICE) Alexander Technique and Parkinsons’

The National Institute of Clinical Research (NICE) are now recommending the Alexander Technique to help people with Parkinsons’.

Evidence based recommendations for diagnosing and managing ¬†Parkinsons’ disease in people 18 and over https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/ng71/chapter/Recommendations#non-pharmacological-management-of-motor-and-non-motor-symptoms

The NICE guidelines contain the following statement in the section called ‘Non-pharmacological management of motor and non-motor symptoms’:

‘1.7.4 Consider the Alexander Technique for people with Parkinson’s disease who are experiencing balance or motor function problems.’¬†