Introduction to Cranial-Sacral Therapy

Apr 27, 2024

Apr 29, 2024

8:00 am To 5:00 pm

Sedona School of Massage, 2945 Southwest Dr, Sedona, AZ 86336, USA




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Event Description

This class will teach the student the basics of Cranial Sacral Therapy, the Cranal Sacral System, production of the Cranial Sacral Fluid and the palpation of the Cranial Sacral Rhythm. Based on Dr. Upledger’s work, this course begins with a brief history and development of the modality, and then jumps right in–offering hands-on self-perception labs that will give the student a self-experiential understanding that will assist their development of sublte touch therapy. Students will learn how to perceive the flexion and extension of the CSR and continue to work with that rhythm as a foundation, building on to it with an array of different techniques, as each lab is presented. Students will also be introduced to working with 3 and 4 planes of fascia by meansof “stacking” in order to assist diaphragm releases. The basic understanding of the diaphragms in relationship to the Chakras will be presented as well as a basic review of the O/A region, brain-stem and Cranial Nerves as well as a fresh perspective of TMJ and a basic compression/decompression technique to assist with TMJ disorder.

You will walk away with skills that you can use right away in your current practice.

You can take this class as either a 1-Day, 2-Day or 3-Day workshop and earn 8 CE’s per day.

All levels accepted. Lay people and energy workers are welcomed to attend as well.


Nina Joy Rizzo

6446 Hwy 179 Suite 215 Sedona, Az 86351


About the Instructor

Nina has a passion for teaching and helping people feel better in their bodies.

In practice since 1989 as a LMT, she is now an Associate Instructor of Ortho-Bionomy and teaches Intro to CST and VM at The Sedona School of Massage. An Upledger  and Barral graduate, Nina brings her passion to the table and the classroom as well. She has spent the last 12 years working with an Advanced Osteopathic  Manual Therapist-Hands On Medical Intuit and has taken his material and what she has learned in her own training combining them all to present in laymans terms, cutting edge material. Students should walk away with hands on perceptions and skills that they can use right away in their already established practices and clinics.

. Current standing as an Approved Provider/Instructor for NCBTMB, Registered Assoc. Instructor of Ortho-Bionomy® Certified Cranial Sacral Therapist (CST-T) Upledger and Barral Institutes VM Graduate and NM1 TA.

Member of The International Alliance of Healthcare Providers & International Society of Ortho-Bionomy. Nina is also a Certified Amen Clinic Brain Health Professional.


Registration Details

CE’s 24 for AZ state and NCBTMB licensing.

This is a 3-Day workshop for 24 CE’s or attend 1-Day for 8 CE’s or 2-Days for 16 CE’s.

Please register by calling 602-481-8086 OR clink on the link below OR visit my website

$50 deposit to hold your space. (non-refundable)


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