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TMJ Foundations-Module 1
Linz, Austria

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.

Instructor: Ron Phelan


1 DAY in class, hands-on instruction


Completion of CBHT or equivalent/ Qualified health practitioner.


Normal pricing -TBA
(full payment made 1 month before the start of the course).

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

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