(2 credit hours, 45 clock hours)
Craniosacral Therapy (CST) is a gentle, non-invasive, hands-on method for correcting problems in the Craniosacral system in which the brain and spinal cord function. Using a light touch, practitioners work through clothing, assessing and releasing restrictions in the craniosacral and fascial systems throughout the body to improve the functioning of the whole person. Craniosacral Therapy encourages the body’s natural healing mechanisms to dissipate the negative effects of stress, and improve the body’s internal environment. CST is increasingly used as a preventive measure for its ability to bolster resistance to disease, and is effective for a wide range of common problems. Everyone benefits from this work of balancing and regulating the cerebral spinal fluid, and especially those with:
This course explores the anatomy and physiology of the craniosacral system, and students learn hands-on cranial and fascial release techniques to manage and reduce pain, various illnesses, and dysfunction. Craniosacral techniques are easily incorporated into massage and shiatsu bodywork sessions. Experience how these techniques offer astonishing results with minimal effort.