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Manchester Alexander Technique
Training School Est. 2001
MANCHESTER ALEXANDER TECHNIQUE
TRAINING SCHOOL
Develop optimum performance skills of confidence,
spontaneity and lightness and freedom in movement
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Student training at the Manchester Alexander Technique Training School MATTS
Manchester Alexander Technique Training School  offers a throrough 3 year training programme
The Manchester Alexander Technique Training School is accredited by the Society of Teachers of the Alexander Technique
Qualification with the Manchester Alexander Technique Training School leads to certification by the Society of Teachers of the Alexander Technique and Natural Healthcare Council's UK Register of practitioners
Manchester Alexander Technique Training School, University of Manchester, Fallowfield Campus
Manchester Alexander Technique Training School was established in 2001
Manchester Alexander Technique Training School (MATTS)
The Manchester Alexander Technique Training School (MATTS) offers a thorough three-year teacher training course following the principles outlined in Alexander's books and leading to Certification by the Society of Teachers of the Alexander Technique (STAT) and also by the Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council's UK Register of practitioners.
Links with the Royal Northern College of Music give trainees many benefits, including excellent opportunities for supervised teaching practice and research. Visitors are welcome any time by prior arrangement with the Head of Training. 
Newly qualified teachers are eligible to become members of the Society of Teachers of the Alexander Technique (STAT) the original and largest representative and regulatory professional body for Alexander teachers. The STAT Certificate is also recognised by the 16 affiliated national societies (visit STAT).
The Manchester Alexander Technique Training School is accommodated at Carill House, University of Manchester, Fallowfield Campus, Owens Park, Wilmslow Road, Manchester M14 6HX (full details and a location map can be found on the Location page).

Further information for prospective students, visitors and visiting teachers can be found on the Training page.
Connected Perspectives – The Alexander Technique in Context published by Hite
The new book Connected Perspectives - The Alexander Technique in Context published by Hite is now available. 23 articles by different authors on wide-ranging topics - from sex to cycling - and all relevant to applying the Technique. Malcolm’s chapter is on the early development of the Technique during Alexander’s stay in Melbourne 1889 - 1900. Julia Woodman has contributed a chapter on recent medical trials highlighting the Technique as a healthcare intervention. more info
Visiting Guest Teachers for 2015: Kathleen Ballard (3-5 February), Sue Holladay (2-3 March), Anne Battye (10-11 March), Dr Sheila Bulley (19-20 May), Sue Holladay (23-24 June).
more info
2 New Papers added to the
Resources page: ‘The
Human Voice’ written by F.
M. Alexander around 1900
(until recently a ‘lost’
document) and ‘Breathing
and the evolving concept of
‘primary control’ during
Alexander’s lifetime’
Malcolm Williamson 2014.
4 New MATTS Graduates
July 2014.
The Manchester Alexander
Technique Training School
(MATTS) can provide post-
graduate training or
'refreshers'. Individually-
tailored courses from one
to six weeks. Contact Head
of Training, Malcolm
Williamson.
MATTS is taking a break
from accepting new
students. However, MATTS
continues to operate as
usual with a full programme
of events for 2014/2015
and 2015/2016, so do
check this website regularly
for details. If you are
interested in placing your
name on the waiting list for
a future 3-year course,
please contact us to be
kept fully informed.
Provisional dates for the
2015 Annual MATTS
Summer School in Spain
announced

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