Upcoming Courses

FIRST BARRIER OF RESISTANCE - Levels I & II:
The Key to Highly Effective Myofascial Release Treatment

 

Level I
NCBTMB Certified Course #1448


Saturday, June 23, 2018 | 8:30 am to 5:30 pm
Pre-registration required
 Cost: $200 | $180 early registration by Saturday, June 9th

* Price includes an extensive myofascial self-care manual & inflatable exercise balls with pump.


Location:
Wu Hsing Tao School of Five Element Acupuncture
Talaris Conference Center World Campus - Laurelhurst
4000 NE 41st Street, Bldg. D, Seattle 98105


To Register or for additional questions:
Contact Cedron Sterling at 206.972.3486 or cedron@cedronsterling.com

 

Introductory Experiential Class exploring the mechanisms of highly effective myofascial release therapy. Learn to recognize the First Barrier of Resistance - the best kept secret in the world of bodywork, and a powerful tool for releasing structural tightness and pain.  Bring presence throughout the process of assessment and treatment, using minimal force that produces lasting results.  Develop effective touch that is deep, but never aggressive.  Learn to sense and engage tightness in the body three-dimensionally.  Experiential learning through self-treatment and treating others.  Maximum 12 participants for individualized attention.   

Additional Information:

  •     Demystify Myofascial Release (i.e., what is it?)    Understand how Myofascial Release can treat chronic pain and tightness in the body at the causal level rather than focusing on symptoms.
  •     Learn the principles of Myofascial Release starting with your own body.
  •     Learn how to treat your own body tightness with lasting results without ever pushing yourself.
  •     Begin the journey of taking your touch sensitivity to a whole new level.
  •     Learn about "presence" and "resonance" and how they powerfully effect session work.

Class Cancellation/Refund Policy:

  •     Cancellation fee by Saturday, June 16th is $25
  •     Cancellation fee March 17th to 23rd is $50
  •     No-show at workshop - forfeiture of tuition

 



LEVEL II


Saturday, June 30, 2018 | 8:30 am to 5:30 pm
Pre-registration required
 Cost: $160 | $140 early registration by Saturday, June 16th


Location:
Wu Hsing Tao School of Five Element Acupuncture
Talaris Conference Center World Campus - Laurelhurst
4000 NE 41st Street, Bldg. D, Seattle 98105


To Register or for additional questions:
Contact Cedron Sterling at 206.972.3486 or cedron@cedronsterling.com

 

This experiential Level II class will present ample opportunities to deepen one’s knowledge and “embodied” understanding of the First Barrier of Resistance. Via different exercises and exchanging treatment, we will explore:
 

  • How presence in the practitioner and recipient transforms the effectiveness of a myofascial release treatment.

  • Introduction to soft tissue mobilization and how it enhances the efficacy of myofascial release treatment.

  • Going deeper with multiple barrier releases.

  • Discerning “ease-of-motion” from “range-of-motion”.

  • Enhancing your treatment of others through the practice of self- care

  • Lots of table time for practice via guided participant trades

Class Cancellation/Refund Policy:

  •    Cancellation fee by June 16th is $25
  •     Cancellation fee June 17th to 30th is $50
  •     No-show at workshop - forfeiture of tuition