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
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
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 have proven both effective and time efficient
methods of assessment.
1 DAY in class (8 hours), hands on instruction
All qualified therapists. Particularly relevant to
those involved in structural bodywork techniques.
(full payment made 2 months before the start of the course).