(can be modified)
The training is 4 years long with 8 seminars per year.
° 1st year:
Physiology M.R.P., sensory manual approach, energetics: connection to life
The cranial-sacral connection. The 3 diaphragms
The pelvic belt: sacrum/hip bone/coxo-femoral/pubic symphysis.
The lumbar and dorsal spine
The scapular belt: the ribs, the sternum.
Osteology, cranial osteopathy: occiput, sphenoid, ethmoid.
Neurology, central nervous system, neurophysiology, meninx.
° 2nd year:
Somatopathy: empathic listening/symbolic approach of pain
Osteology, cranial osteopathy: frontal bone, jaw bone, zygomatic bone, parietal bone.
Upper limbs, shoulder, elbow
Lower limbs, the foot, the ankle
The neurovegetative system
° 3rd year:
Maurice Poyet’s energy-based neuromuscular chains and anatomical points on the
Visceral elements and M.R.P. method of study and balancing.
Somatopathy of the foot according to Pierre-Camille VERNET.
Interpersonal and psycho-emotional approach
Neurophysiology (follow up): cranial nerves
Mandibular-temporal articulation, deglutition
The urogenital track
° 4th year:
Endocrinal system, neuro-endocrinal zones and their psychosomatic and behavioural
The newborn’s and child’s skull
Pregnancy and childbirth
Somatopathy: the foot and the hand, fixed areas, cranial sutures
Embryology / in-utero life
Notions of diet and nutrition, information on phytotherapy.
Review synthesis, internship
° Recommanded Readings
Anatomy for movement / Blandine CALAIS GERMAIN
Anatomy to colour in / Wynn KAPIT/M.ELSON.édition MALOTNE
Atlas of human anatomy / F.NETTER
Clinical anatomy / KAMINA