Frank Wildman, Ph.D.
James Stephens, Ph.D., P.T.
INDICATIONS FOR REFERRAL
The Feldenkrais Method is indicated to restore functions lost through accident or degenerative diseases, as well as to improve function in people who want to enhance high-level skills.
It is used with all types of clinical disorders, from hemiplegia and cerebral palsy, to acute or chronic back problems, and other painful ailments. It is used by professional athletes, dancers and musicians who have recurring injuries or stress symptoms, and by coaches and physical education teachers in movement analysis and teaching technique. Other major areas of application include older adults with motor limitations, people with breathing disorders, and those suffering from chronic anxiety and psychosomatic disorders.