Bowen College Course Dates

If you have a group that would like to train together, additional dates can be discussed – contact us today for more information.

We look forward to inviting instructors from around the world who have specialized in different areas of Bowen Therapy. Below you will find some of the choices as well please reach out if you have heard of courses you would like us to offer. These courses are open to anyone interested in Bowen Therapy. Some of the classes require prior training and others are complimentary. If you are trained elsewhere in the world for Bowen or from a different establishment, you are welcome to take these classes and inquire on how you can join us with the benefits we offer in the CBHT training and accreditation.
The Healing Accelerator Workshop can be taken as a full review and count towards CE credits.

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Healing Accelerator Workshop

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The Healing Accelerator Program is open to all student who while learning the physical therapy also wants to experience first hand its healing benefits. This course is offered as a one-off and gives you the opportunity to upgrade to the CBHT Professional Program. The CBHT Professional Program will prepare you for becoming a CBHT (Certified Bowen Health Therapist).

Instruction will include Basic Bowen Protocols, Lower and Upper Body Protocols that will help you eliminate your patient’s pain and long-term issues. The course will include an Integration where we will review various case studies that will stress the body-mind relationship and help you to become a better healing arts practitioner. Please follow the links if you do not have Anatomy and Physiology or Functional Muscle Anatomy and would like to add them.

*PLEASE NOTE: If you have completed equivalent courses at one of our affiliate institutions, please contact us to apply them to this program.

Level 100 Basic Bowen Protocols

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The Level 100 Basic Bowen Protocols is open to all student who while learning the physical therapy also wants to experience first hand its healing benefits.  Approved for 7 CEUs for CMTBC this one day is open to the practitioner without prerequisites if they have had previous training in Anatomy & Physiology or Functional Muscle Anatomy. Designed to give you a ‘taste’ of Bowen, this 1 day course can be easily integrated into your practice giving you the skills to change the way you practice.This course is offered as a one-off and gives you the opportunity to upgrade to the CBHT Professional Program. The CBHT Professional Program will prepare you for becoming a CBHT (Certified Bowen Health Therapist).

Instruction will include: Basic Bowen Protocols and will help you eliminate your patient’s pain and long-term issues.  If you do not have Anatomy and Physiology or Functional Muscle Anatomy and wish to add these please follow the link HERE for more information.

Primary Care First Aid Training

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We chose Primary Care First Aid as they tailor their First Aid training to practitioners allowing hands-on practical life-saving techniques which allow you to practice, ask questions and gain true insight to what it is like in the field to save a life.

With Primary Care First Aid, you’ll be getting first aid instruction from experienced fire firefighter personnel with real-life experience.  Instructors pass on what it’s actually like applying first aid in emergency situations. This makes for an extremely high success rate inside and outside the classroom.  We’ve taught students from a wide variety of occupations, and we tailor each class to those specific jobs.  Our fun and engaging classes make learning first aid easy, and we give students the confidence to step in and help someone when it matters most.

Standard First Aid with CPR/AED Level C is a two-day program developed by the Canadian Red Cross and is necessary for all Certified Bowen Health Therapists (CBHT) to qualify and retain their licence in Canada. Certification is good for up to 3 years. The recertification course is 1 day, the 2-day course includes the following topics:
-Preparing to Respond -The EMS System -Check, Call, Care -Airway Emergencies -Breathing & Circulation Emergencies -First Aid for Respiratory & Cardiac Arrest -Head & Spine Injuries -Bone, Muscle & Joint Injuries -Wound Care -Sudden Medical Emergencies -Environmental Emergencies

Reboot Live

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Reboot Live 2 day class (16 CEUs)

Find out how rewarding it is to add Bowen Therapy to your massage practice & home. Bowen manipulates the fascia and  to send a signal to the brain to release, reset and relax the nervous systems. With a series of Bowen moves, you will learn to address the entire body making the perfect Reboot Experience.

Registration is OPEN to the public. Bring your passion and gain life-long skills and change your practice.This 2-day course is designed for individuals and practitioners interested in experiencing Bowen Therapy.

Scientifically designed to help you quickly overcome the 7 biggest challenges that are keeping you from a relaxed body and mind.

  • Repetitive pain cycles
  • Lack of proper and restorative sleep
  • Inefficientabsorption of vital nutrients
  • Improper detoxification and elimination
  • Lack of vitality
  • Hormone Imbalances
  • A slow and broken metabolism

Course Description

You will start with a Video online course that takes you through the basics of Bowen Therapy. Learn Basic Bowen body  protocols that will help with such conditions as:

  • Stress & Anxiety
  • Hormone imbalances
  • A slow and broken metabolism
  • Lack of vitality
  • Lack of proper and restorative sleep
  • Repetitive pain cycles
  • Inefficient absorption of vital nutrients
  • Improper detoxification and elimination

Included in the cost of tuition:

  • Video online course
  • Step by step illustrated manual

TOTAL COST: $497

Plus 6 FREE Bonuses

  1. Synergy Dialogues
  2. Healing Frameworks
  3. Remedies for Acute Injury
  4. Remedies for Trauma
  5. Hydro Therapy
  6. Lymphatic Detox & Breast HealthLocation & Contact DetailsInstructor: Michelle LallyTel: 704-929-9757 *Ask about FREE or Shared LodgingEmail: [email protected]

 

 

QE1 – Review Integration & Exam

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This is the assessment module and consists of final preparation and formal assessment of the following:

  • Practical skills assessment
  • Written theory examination
  • Submission of case studies

You will revise and practice for the examination topics and practical assessment; an individual guidance on your case study work will be given.

Students are welcome to take the Review, Integration & Exam  before all of their case studies are complete as the case studies are dependent on the hours available to each student to book patients; your certificate will be withheld until the final case studies have been received. Upon completion of the Review, Integration & Exam we offer our graduates a one-year membership of monthly access to the Practitioner Q&A teleconference with Dr. Manon Bolliger, ND to discuss case management.

You will receive your Certificate from Bowen College upon completion of the Online courses needed for accreditation and all other prerequisites including your case studies, practical hours and preceptorship. By completing this exam you will be eligible to apply tot he Canadian Examining Board for Health Care Practitioners (CEBHCP) to obtain your designation as a Certified Bowen Health Therapist (CBHT).

For those not looking for designation as a Certified Bowen Health Therapist (CBHT) the certificate issued to you through Bowen College will allow you to add the skills into your practice through our BowenFirst™ Therapy approach. You can upgrade at any time for CBHT designation by completing the remaining requirements for approval for the CRBHCP. Please contact [email protected] for details.

Complete Professional Program & Assessment 

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This Fast Track INTENSIVE course, will prepare you for becoming a CBHT (Certified Bowen Health Therapist). Instruction will include: Basic Bowen Protocols, Lower and Upper body protocols that will help you eliminate your patient’s pain and long-term issues. The course will stress the body-mind relationship and help you to become a better healing arts practitioner.

Dr. Manon has trained Bowen technique to more than 800 professional health care practitioners, including, NDs, MDs, psychologists, nurses, homeopaths, RMTs, chiropractors, doctors of osteopathy and many practitioners in the healing arts. This combined with thousands of hours of practical experience has brought together a most comprehensive and versatile collection of assessment styles.

If you do not have Anatomy and Physiology and wish to add these please contact us.

TMJ Foundations – Module 1

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This is an advanced course that explores how the Bowen Therapy work on the TMJ (Temporomandibular Joint). You will learn how the two techniques affect the body, practical assessment protocols and treatment components for all therapists. You will be able to use these practices and test out their effectiveness on a number of different types of TMJ disorders.

This workshop addresses the primary and secondary respiratory systems, the Cranio-sacral aspect of the TMJ in relationship to the pelvis, the Stomatognathic system and the effects of dysfunction on this system normal and dysfunctional aspects of the TMJ, including the mechanical, neurological and the hormonal aspects associated with the TMJ.

The course will be covering dental terminology, general symptoms, and Tom Bowen’s evaluation of the jaw, Funston Stack index and related trigger points, finishing with locating the “Optimal Functional Position” of the jaw.

Included is a look at the scanning options for the TMJ that is currently in use today as well as different case studies. A video presentation at the end of the day which will present the amazing effects of the TMJ has on the body which will include a look into movement disorders, Tourettes’s syndrome, Torticollis and Parkinson’s disease.

Don’t miss out on this in-depth look into the TMJ in relation to the body and the Bowen used to test the effectiveness on a number of different disorders. This will be an invaluable tool to add to your Technical training as a Bowen Therapist.

Course Structure: 1 DAY in class, hands-on instruction

Prerequisites*: Completion of CBHT or equivalent/ Qualified health practitioner. *Please Note: If you have completed equivalent courses at one of our affiliate institutions, please contact us to apply them to this program.

Instructor – Ron Phelan

COURSE PRICING: Regular Price: $250.00 USD Earlybird Price: $200.00 USD **Earlybird Pricing is in effect until 6 months prior to the start of the date (full payment made 6 months before the start of the course).

TMJ Fundamentals- Module 2

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This is an advanced course that explores how the Bowen Therapy work on the TMJ (Temporomandibular Joint). You will learn how the two techniques affect the body, practical assessment protocols and treatment components for all therapists. You will be able to use these practices and test out their effectiveness on a number of different types of TMJ disorders.

This workshop addresses the primary and secondary respiratory systems, the Cranio-sacral aspect of the TMJ in relationship to the pelvis, the Stomatognathic system and the effects of dysfunction on this system normal and dysfunctional aspects of the TMJ, including the mechanical, neurological and the hormonal aspects associated with the TMJ. The course will be covering dental terminology, general symptoms, and Tom Bowen’s evaluation of the jaw, Funston Stack index and related trigger points, finishing with locating the “Optimal Functional Position” of the jaw. Included is a look at the scanning options for the TMJ that is currently in use today as well as different case studies.

A video presentation at the end of the day which will present the amazing effects of the TMJ has on the body which will include a look into movement disorders, Tourettes’s syndrome, Torticollis and Parkinson’s disease.

Don’t miss out on this in-depth look into the TMJ in relation to the body and the Bowen used to test the effectiveness on a number of different disorders. This will be an invaluable tool to add to your Technical training as a Bowen Therapist.

Hormone Release 

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“Hormone Release – The Bowen Way“; is a unique “Bowen”; based course developed to address many symptoms of the Reproductive and neurological systems for both men and women.

Conditions that have known to respond well to Hormone Release the Bowen Way include Menstrual pain, Endometriosis, Fertility, Pregnancy, Birthing, Hot flushes, Mood swings, Vaginal dryness, Loss of libido, Bladder problems and Enlarged prostate.

The Endocrine is directly affected by the structure of the body as well as other associated factors including nutrition and emotion. Using specific targeted Bowen style moves, the efficiency of the endocrine system can be markedly improved, bringing about balance in all aspects of health.

In taking this course, participants will learn to understand the “structural” effect of the moves, on the body. Understand and rationalise the importance of stomatognathic/cranial system in the function of the body. Understand the concept of homeostasis in the body, the stress cycle and how this effects the physiological adaptive range. Appreciate and understand the influence of the structure of the body on the endocrine system. To learn and apply appropriate sets of “Bowen” based moves to stimulate the endocrine system Use correct combinations, in conjunction with the specific circumstances. To evaluate and understand the effectiveness of each of the treatments.

Practioner Assessment Skills Course

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Practitioner Assessment Skills Course is 3 x 1 day or 1 x 3 day program. PASC is a combination of effective assessment techniques developed from many different sources. These include direct practical contact with four of Tom Bowen’s original six students, plus many other notable practitioners of Australian and overseas bodywork.

Course is designed to provide an efficient and effective way of assessing clients receiving Bowen therapy with the emphasis on understanding the process of change. Based on 26 years experience as a practitioner, the course covers assessments of all the main Bowen areas/procedures. The assessment techniques includes, visual, palpation, orthopedic, kinesiological, intuitive, fascial, hydrostatic as well as those developed by the author for own experience and that of learning from four of Mr. Bowen’s original students.

In taking this workshop, therapists can provide more specific application of the technique by understanding the effects of the moves. By observing the quantitative changes in the body during a treatment, in turn enhances the results of the treatments by providing the right amount of intervention. Also provide a better understanding of the technique, the outcomes and be more effective and efficient in the application of the techniques. This allows the practitioner to communicate to other therapists in a quantitative assessment manner, when referring to, or receiving referrals from other health practitioners. More confident in dealing with clients and other allied health practitioners.

Understand a conceptual philosophy underpinning Bowen therapy both at a macro and micro level. Learn to assess various parts of the body and evaluate paths of dysfunction. Devise appropriate treatment options. Evaluate the effect of the move/s on different parts of the body during the treatment. Re-evaluate the effectiveness of the treatment process. The course participant will learn, be able to explain and reproduce in a manner consistent with other practitioners; subjective and objective measures defined by visual, intuitive, biomechanical, fascial, hydrostatic and kinesiological outcomes.

Other techniques have been developed by the author over 26 years of clinical experience that has proven both effective and time efficient methods of assessment.

The 1-day Practitioner Assessment Skills Course (PASC) workshop-Module 1 has been specifically designed for the serious bodywork practitioner to enhance assessment and treatment options.

Developed from the experience of thousands of clinical hours as a remedial and Bowen therapist, PASC incorporates a blend of orthopaedic, kinesiological, fascial and intuitive assessment techniques. This course will provide the participant with range assessment and validation skills to enhance their practice. Open to all practitioners, the course will cover pre and post-treatment assessments. Students will be given the time to use the treatment style of their choice, validating the outcome of their treatment.

Online Courses 

Welcome to Bowen College’s online courses. Now you can learn all the prerequisites required to become a Certified Bowen Health Therapist (C.B.H.T.) at your own pace. Our online courses are designed to build the basic foundation required for the undergraduate and graduate level. Please click below to register the courses.

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CORE PREREQUISITES & ONLINE COURSES

  • Reboot Your Body
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • E-Functional Muscle Anatomy
  • Nutrition and Bowen  (online course)
  • Bowen Meridien Connections (online course)

Core Prerequisite and Online Courses are available at a one-time payment of $1997.00. The regular price is $2097.00 for all the prerequisites.  If you are interested in The Complete CBHT Program you will receive these courses at a discounted cost. The purchase individual courses, as seen below are not able to be credited to discounted Program costs.