Participants at a workshop at the Alexander Technique 9th International Congress 2011

gal ben-or israel

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Photo of Gal Ben-Or, presenter at the Alexander Technique Congress 2015

workshop: tue 11 aug | details

A teacher of the Alexander Technique, developed a unique method for working with children, youth and parents in accordance with the principles of the Alexander Technique.

Education: Graduated in 1987 from the Jerusalem School for the Alexander Technique, under the direction of Schmuel Nelkin.

1998-2002: Established and directed the non-profit organization 'Mishal', founded in April 1998 by the parents of children who had been helped by the Alexander Technique.

2001-2006: Member of the professional team at a residential institution for teenagers at risk.

Teacher of the Alexander Technique at various institutions: 'Yedida', for adults suffering from light or medium retardation; 'HaTene', a Jerusalem school for special education; Ilan Children's Hospital; 'HaSatat', a teacher of the Alexander Technique at 'Kessem' School Jerusalem municipal nursery school.

Teacher of the Alexander Technique at 'Kessem' School.

2004-2006: Chairman of the Israeli Society of Teachers of the Alexander Technique (ISTAT).

2008: Chairman of the professional organization for complimentary medicine in Israel.

Presently: Associate Director of a training course for teachers of the Alexander Technique in Tel-Aviv; instructor of horse back riding at Nataf Farm; maintains clinics for the Alexander Technique in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, treating adults and children.

Personal: Born 1963, married with 3 children.

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