The Upright Rib Cage
This special stand-alone class continues with myofascial techniques that dramatically improve your ability to work with the ribcage and related structures such as the spine, diaphragm and mediastinum. Increase your effectiveness when working with back pain, rib pain and injuries, ligament and joint conditions, respiratory issues, surgery recovery, thoracic stability, scoliosis and postural issues, and movement limitations.
Preparation: completion of our either Rib I,Spine, Rib, & Low Back, and/or Scoliosis courses (via seminar or DVD) is highly recommended (though not required) preparation for this course. Order the DVDs at a discount during your registration. All welcome. Attendance at this series lead to optional Certification in Advanced Myofascial Techniques (CAMT). Separate enrollment required.
This popular series of seminars presents practicing somatic therapists and qualified students with advanced and little-known myofascial techniques which can be easily incorporated into existing personal styles. Drawing on a wide range of disciplines, the focus is on unusual, interesting, and fresh approaches that will both expand technique repertoire and inspire creativity and innovation.
Potential topics include:
Specific techniques for common structural and functional complaints
Relieving pain, restoring lost function, and getting lasting results
Utilizing both active and passive movement to enhance effectiveness
Precision in working with specific tissue types and body layers
Combining indirect or subtle work with deep or direct work
Tracking subtle psychophysiological and nervous system responses
Ways to work sensitively, safely, and comfortably at very deep levels.
In addition to in-person demonstrations and individualized hands-on supervision, our instructors use state-of-the-art instructional materials, including Primal Pictures 3D Interactive Anatomy software.
Class size and student/teacher ratio are kept small for maximum personal attention. Participants also receive a detailed course manual/note organizer with photos of techniques covered. Videos of instructor demonstrations are also available for post-workshop practice and review. Workshop fee includes the option of a free listing in the Advanced Myofascial Techniques on-line practitioners directory. Participants will be sent a brief list of anatomical structures to review prior to the course.
The Advanced Myofascial Techniques workshop series presents a comprehensive system for working with the body in its entirety, encompassing over 20 session sequences and more than 200 techniques, tests, and procedures. Workshops in the series may be taken individually, or combined in any order.
Til Luchau and/or Advance-Trainings Faculty
Body Mind Learn Center