hope-martin-300hHope Martin, a certified instructor of the Alexander Technique, has taught for 30 years in the US and abroad. She maintains a lively private practice, is a Senior Faculty member training teachers at the American Center for the Alexander Technique, and operates Hope Martin Studio in New York City. Hope is a meditation instructor and teacher in the Shambhala Buddhist tradition and a Focusing Trainer. Her particular passion is in assisting her students discover how easeful, upright posture is an expression of their human dignity, confidence, and innate wakefulness.



“It’s not an exaggeration to say that Hope’s insights have changed my experience of being physically present on a moment-to-moment basis.” – Emily Russell

“Hope has wonderful, responsive hands and a warm soothing voice that is always encouraging. She is a delight.”
– Colleen Wagner