Introduction to Upledger Craniosacral Therapy — With a focus on Autism Spectrum Disorders

This introductory workshop details the physiology and anatomy of the craniosacral system, its function in health, and its relationship to disease process.

Participants will learn hands-on, fascial-release techniques to evaluate and affect pain, and dysfunction. It includes lecture, demonstration and practice for each technique presented.

This workshop also offers a special focus on autism spectrum disorders and suggestions for working successfully with this under-served population.

Upcoming Courses

DatesLocationRegistration
Nov. 30 - Dec. 2, 2018Pittsburgh School of Massage
3600 Laketon Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15235
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To register, call the school directly at 412-241-5155. No online registration available.
The cost is $420 (Early bird special: deduct $40 if booked by Nov. 9, 2018).
In addition, $30 for the study guide, paid directly to the instructor on the first day of class.

Sample Course Schedule

TimeTopic
DAY ONE
9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.Introduction, L- brain vs R- brain, energy activity
10:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.Break
10:45 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.Sensory Processing Disorders
11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.Discovery, History, Pressure Stat Model, Inner Physician
12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.Lunch
1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.Palpation – Lecture – Exercise
2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.Listening Stations – Lecture, Demo – Hands On Practice
3:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.Break
3:45 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.Fascia Lecture - Signs of Tissue Release – Therapeutic Pulse
4:45 p.m. to 5 p.m.Review – Comments
DAY TWO
9 a.m. to 9:15 a.m.Questions & Answers
9:15 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.Diaphragm Lecture for Pelvic & Respiratory Technique, Demo, Hands-on Practice
11:30 a.m. to 11:40 a.m.Break
11:40 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.Diaphragm Lecture for Thoracic & Hyoid Technique, Demo, Hands- on Practice
12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.Lunch
1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.Sacral Techniques Lecture, Demo, Hands – On Practice
2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.Dural Tube Rock/ Glide Lecture, Demo, Hands-on Practice
3:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.Break
3:45 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.V Spread Lecture, Demo, Hands-on Practice, Direction of Energy
4:45 p.m. to 5 p.m.Comments
DAY THREE
9 a.m. to 9:15 a.m.Questions & Answers
9:15 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.Stillpoint Lecture, Demo, Hands-on Practice
10:15 a.m. to 10:25 a.m.Break
10:25 a.m.. to 12 p.m.Autism – Creating a Sensory Environment; Frontloading, meltdown, hidden curriculum, application
12 p.m. to 12:30 p.m.Brain anatomy
12:30 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.Lunch
1:45 p.m. to 2:20 p.m.Activity Exhibiting ASD/SPD
2:20 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.Break
2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.Review, Hands-on Practice
4:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.Closure, CST1

About Tami Goldstein

Tami Goldstein is approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) as a Continuing Education Approved Provider (Provider #402). She is certified in Upledger CranioSacral Therapy and a Presenter for Upledger Institute International.

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Notice to all registrants
Registration fees vary based on course location. Classes are continually being added so check back for an updated schedule.

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