Richard has studied the Alexander Technique since 1983 and has been teaching it full time for over 25 years. He travels extensively in Europe and USA giving talks and courses on the Technique. He has taught it at many educational centres including Galway University, Limerick University, Middlesex University, Dartington College of Arts, and the Conservatory of Music, Dublin.
Richard has been featured in numerous newspapers and magazines including The Irish Times, The Sunday Tribune, The Irish Examiner, Cosmopolitan, Hello and Home and Country; he has appeared on BBC I & RTE 1 and been featured on BBC Radios 4 & 5 as well as many local Radio stations around Ireland and the UK. He has written eight books on the Alexander Technique:
- The Alexander Technique Manual
- The Alexander Technique Workbook
- The Alexander Technique - Natural Poise for Health
- Mind and Body Stress Relief with the Alexander Technique
- Change your Posture - Change Your Life
- Back In Balance
- Stress - The Alternative Solution
- How to Breathe
The books have been translated into 21 languages including Russian, Korean and Hebrew. They are on sale world-wide and have sold over 200,000 copies. Richard has also written many articles on the technique for a wide variety of newspapers and magazines.
Richard lives in Galway, Ireland where he is the director of the Alexander Teacher Training College, Ireland. He has also been the President and Vice- President of the Irish Society of Alexander Technique Teachers. (ISSAT)
Tel: 00353 91 555878