Visceral Manipulation 1: Abdomen 1 (VM1)

Visceral Manipulation 1: Abdomen 1 (VM1)

Date:February 7-10 2019 Time: 9:00am – 5:30pm
Venue: Kawai Purapura Retreat Centre, Albany, Auckland

Date: June 8-11 2019 Time: 9:00am – 5:30pm
Venue: Addington Haven, Addington, Christchurch

CPD/CPE: 24hrs

Full Fee: $845. Early Bird $795 applies until 6 weeks prior to the commencement of the course. Discount for full time students – NZ$400 (for VM1 only with proof from education provider)

Instructor: Rosie Greene MT  BI-D


Course Description (This course Corresponds to former VM1A)

In this four day course practitioners will study the models and theories of functional biomechanics as viewed from Barral’s innovative approach.

Course Outcomes

  • Learn manual skills to locate, evaluate and normalize primary areas of dysfunction within the abdominal cavity.
  • Explore the dynamics of motion and suspension in relation to organs, membranes and ligaments.
  • Examine the relationship of organs and structural or neuromusculoskeletal dysfunction.
  • Assess the quality of functional activity and somatic structures as they relate to an overall pattern.

Prerequisite: This course is intended for licensed or certified healthcare professionals or students nearing completion in their studies to become a healcare professional, with palpation skills and experience as well as anatomical knowledge. Upon registration you will receive a list of anatomical terms and structures to review in advance of the course to help you achieve maximum benefit from attending.

Required Reading

Suggested Reading

  • Atlas of Human Anatomy by Frank Netter, MD, and/or
  • A Regional Atlas of the Human Body by Carmine Clemente