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Structural Myofascial Therapy®

For all Manual Therapists

I am pleased and proud to announce that Baron Bodyworks is joining Atlas Médic. As of 2018 they become the continuing education presenters and organizers for our Structural Myofascial Therapy (SMFT)®  in the province of Quebec.

Level 1: Connecting with the Fascia

Quebec City: March 16-18, 2020 – SOLD OUT

WAITING LIST

Registration opens early April

Level 2: Creating Specificity

NEW DATE
Montreal: September 21-23, 2020

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NEW DATE
Quebec: October 5-7, 2020

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Registration opens early April

Level 3: Delving Deeper

NEW DATE
Quebec: October 19-21, 2020

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NEW DATE
Montreal: November 23-25, 2020

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All courses are taught in French unless otherwise indicated.

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Treating the Myofascial Body

For Physiotherapists

In 2007, BetsyAnn Baron and physiotherapist Doreen Killens teamed up to create and co-teach a comprehensive continuing education curriculum for physiotherapists.
Treating the Myofascial Body incorporates Structural Myofascial Therapy®, developed by BetsyAnn Baron and Doreen Killens’ work Mobilizing the Myofascial System. The curriculum, which is taught across Canada and in Switzerland covers the following modules:

  1. Theory: 5 hours

  2. Lower quadrant: 21 hours

  3. Upper quadrant: 21 hours

  4. Advanced: integrating the quadrants: 21 hours

Pre-requisite for either Lower and Upper quadrant courses: Theory (once only)
Pre-requisite for Advanced: Theory, Lower and Upper quadrants
All courses are taught in French unless otherwise noted

Theory Course

Calgary, Ab  January 30, 2020
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Course taught in English

Montreal, Qc May 28, 2020
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Chelsea, Qc (Ottawa region) June 18, 2020
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Neuchâtel, Suisse November 5, 2020
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Montreal, Qc December 3, 2020
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Montreal, Qc April 29, 2021
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Lower Quadrant

Chelsea, Qc (Ottawa region) June 19-21, 2020
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Neuchâtel, Suisse November 6-8, 2020
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Montreal, Qc December 4-6, 2020
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Upper Quadrant

Lausanne, Suisse May 1-3, 2020
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Montreal, Qc May 29-31, 2020
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Calgary, Ab January 15-17, 2021
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Montreal, Qc April 30-May 2, 2021
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Neuchâtel, Suisse June 4-6, 2021
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Advanced

Lévis, Qc June 12-14, 2020
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Montreal, Qc December 3-5, 2021
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Interested in bringing SMFT® to your area?

Please contact us if you are interested in bringing the SMFT® curriculum to your area. Booking 2019 and beyond now.

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2017 Conferences

 

FSMTA
June 20-23, 2017

Connecting with the Fascia
Orlando, Florida

2016 Conferences

 

World Massage Conference
June 5, 6, 2016
November 13, 14, 2016

Click here for more information about the event and to get access to the special pricing:

FSMTA
June 23-26, 2016

Introduction to Myofascial Therapy

Fascia: Today’s Buzz Word in Bodywork

Getting your legs to stand on with
Structural Myofascial Therapy® (Part 1 of 2)

Getting your legs to stand on with
Structural Myofascial Therapy® (Part 2 of 2)

One Concept CMC
September 30 and October 1, 2016

Friday September 30   3.30 – 4.30 pm
Support from your feet up: Key Awareness, Daily Activities and Treatment
(Length 1 hour)

Summary

Summary
This experiential workshop reveals sensory awareness beginning in the feet and upward throughout the whole body.
During this presentation you will learn:
• Focused Postural Awareness evaluation: key to building new session work for clients with multi-factorial physical issues.
• Self-treatment myofascial foot techniques and exercises as a grounding method to increase fluidity of movement in your clients’ daily activities.

Saturday October 1   1.30 – 4.30 pm
Introduction to Structural Myofascial Therapy
(Length 3 hours)

Summary

This workshop presents:
• The philosophies of Structural Myofascial Therapy(SMFT)®
• Introduction to the anatomy and physiology of the myofascial system
• Client Evaluation Tool: Postural Somatic Awareness (PSA)
• Techniques: hands-on, prime foundation maneuvers of working deeply in the myofascia.

Lecture : 30%
Hands-on : 70% This is a hands on class please bring with you a treatment table to be shared between 2 people as well as linens and lotion

Structural Myofascial Therapy®
Why you should attend…

1

Learn to work the Myofascia – deeply and efficiently!

Baron Bodyworks’ advanced seminar “intensives” are dedicated to the learning and mastering of deep myofascial techniques while exploring the powerful subjective evaluation method: Postural Somatic Awareness (PSA).

2

Change the way you understand the body!

Our SMFT® workshops engage participants in understanding how stiffness within the body’s myofascial system can create postural problems, injury, pain and generally wreak corporeal havoc!

3

Empower yourself
and your clients!

Rejuvenating myofascial tissue is just one of the many goals and benefits of this work. Clients suffering from stress headaches, postural problems, insomnia or chronic pain can benefit from this work!

Do you have questions or need more information?
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