Training Calendar & Structure
Group 6: Starting October 18 to 21, 2018. See dates for the whole 12 seminars, here: BCST_Dates_Group6_2018
SEM 1: PREPARING THE GROUND
SEM 2: RE-MEMBERING WHOLENESS
SEM 3: HEALTH AND HISTORY
SEM 4: REFLECTIONS OF THE WHOLE
SEM 5: A HERO’S JOURNEY ( EMBRYOLOGY)
SEM 6: VERTICAL FORCES
Note: The order of some seminars may change.
SEM 7: BIRTH DYNAMICS
SEM 8: MEETING THE WORLD ( FACIAL DYNAMICS)
SEM 9: NERVOUS SYSTEM (I)
Seminar 10: TRIUNE AUTONOMIC NERVOUS SYSTEM (II)
Seminar 11: LISTENING TO THE VISCERA
Seminar 12: IGNITION AND COMPLETION
350 hours in class – This is a carefully layered presentation of material and supervised practice of BCST skills given through 12 seminars of 4 days each ( except 2 in the year).
150 hours practicum – Between seminars students practice skills learned with people other than classmates. These are unpaid sessions and the clients are informed that the practitioner is in training. These sessions are written up and turned in to the teaching team for review.
150 hours home study – Reading of texts in the fields of BCST, cranial osteopathy, trauma resolution, anatomy and pre and perinatal development. Drawing and modeling of anatomical structures will be practiced.
40 hours – Clinical project – Students work with one client for 10 sessions, write up all sessions, research a specific condition the client presents and record how the healing process progresses through the BCST work.
10 hours – Sessions received – Receive 10 sessions from an RCST practitioner.
Final exam – This is an open book exam given during seminar 12 graded on a pass/fail basis.
Pre-training session : Before the training, students must receive at least 1 session from a certified practitioners of BCST.
300 hours : Most applicants have their 300 hours as they are health practitioners and have already a practice and other courses in their curriculum. To be a Quebec’s associations member ( RITMA & ANN) you need 1000 hours total in order to apply and get covered. Otherwise, you can take it for your personal growth completing with anatomy and other classes. All other cases may be approved upon discussion and equivalences .
Interview : An interview with Rebekah Crown will be necessary either in person or over the phone (or SKYPE for those that are not in Montreal), prior to registration.
Requirements for completion
Students must attend all seminars. If more than 4 days are missed due to unavoidable circumstances, student will be required to pay a member of the teaching team to make up the hours.
Successful completion of all home study, final clinical project and final exam.
With successful completion of the course and all course work students are eligible for membership in the Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy Association of North America, and can be recognized at as RCST.