INTRODUCTION TO CRANIOSACRAL THERAPY

Introduction to CranioSacral Therapy (CSTI)

Course Length: 1 Day, 7 hours

Course Description:

Teaches the benefits of CST along with basic techniques to use in practice and for personal health, intended for students in a healthcare profession, or healthcare professionals who are interested in exploring CranioSacral Therapy.  The program content is included in the 4 day CranioSacral Therapy 1 course.

Course Outcomes:

  • Explore the anatomy and physiology of the craniosacral system and its relationship to illness, pain and dysfunction
  • Develop and refine light-touch palpation skills
  • Learn and practice palpating the “listening stations” key body locations where the craniosacral motion can best be evaluated
  • Learn and practice tissue release techniques for the pelvic and respiratory diaphragms and thoracic inlet
  • Learn about and practice mobilizing the sacrum; the dural tube rock and dural tube glide; V- spread; stillpoint
  • Excellent preparation for attendance at CranioSacral Therapy 1

Prerequisite: None

Recommended Advanced Reading: Your Inner Physician and You