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RAFFLE in Aid of The Maggie Gliksten Foundation – WINNER – Karen O’Donnell

WINNER – Karen O’Donnell, Co Clare !!!! Win an Upledger Institute Ireland Voucher of €750 towards any Upledger Ireland Workshop of your choosing. Upledger Institute Ireland are holding a raffle in aid of The Maggie Gliksten Foundation, which was set-up on Maggie’s request.  Maggie had a vision of providing CranioSacral Therapy to children and families who may not be in

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Local Programme Utilising CranioSacral Therapy aimed at Treating Concussions

Six Former NFL football players in Palm Beach, USA to take part in a specilized intensive manual therapy programe at The Upledger Institute Clinic.  This program utilizes CranioSacral Therapy designed to tread concussion related health problems.


……NEW CLASS for 2015……… CST Techniques Exam Tutorial – 2 Day Workshop with Maggie Gill

Exam Preperation Tutorial  A CLEAR FOCUS ON TECHNIQUES  Thinking about Techniques certification or almost completed the essays? Wish you could find the words to describe more easily what you are doing and what you are feeling? Enjoy deepening your understanding of craniosacral practice? Love working with like-minded Upledger colleagues and networking?  This two day tutorial will enhance your ability to

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From my Hands and Heart – Achieving Health & Balance with CST

by Kate McKinnion Kate was asked  by HayHouse to write a book about Craniosacral Therapy. She realized that this was a great opportunity to create a book for the lay person and make Craniosacral Therapy understandable for everyone and include some easy self-help tools. She wrote From my Hands and Heart: Achieving Health and Balance with Craniosacral Therapy with this in mind. The

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Connections – CranioSacral Therapy at Fota Island Hotel, July 2015

Connections CranioSacral Therapy at Fota Island Hotel, Cork July 3rd, 4th and 5th 2015 Attention Adults & Children     You are invited to participate in a Multi hands CranioSacral Therapy (aka multi hands CST) – for 3 days in July,  Friday 3rd, Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th.  There are 5 hours of therapy per day and as a client you

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Upledger Foundation and The Ricky Williams Foundation Launches Concussion Program

Upledger Foundation and The Ricky Williams Foundation Launches Concussion Program Five former professional football players, including Ricky Williams, recently participated in the five-day intensive manual therapy concussion program and preliminary pilot research project at the Upledger Institute Clinic in Palm Beach Gardens. The intensive program was designed for football players with a predisposition to Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE). The players

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Irish Association of CranioSacral Therapists Announce Sample Treatment Days

IACST Craniosacral Therapy  Sample Treatment Days for the Public 2015 For the third year running, due to the ongoing demand for these days the dates for 2015 have been extended to full weekends in Blackrock, Co. Cork (25/26 April) and Adare, Co. Limerick (30/31 May). Have you ever experienced Craniosacral Therapy? Maybe your baby or child has been treated and

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The Use of CranioSacral Therapy in Acupuncture courtesy of Upledger International

The Use of CranioSacral Therapy in Acupuncture   What is CranioSacral Therapy? Few structures in the human body have as much influence over its ability to function properly as the brain and spinal cord that comprise the central nervous system.  And few systems have as much impact on the brain and spinal cord as the membranes and fluid that surround

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The Magic of Intentioned Touch and Blending – By John Upledger, DO, OMM

The Magic of Intentioned Touch and Blending – by John Upledger The power of intentioned touch and blending first came into my conscious awareness in 1954. I had just finished training as a hospital corpsman in the U.S. Coast Guard and was assigned to a patrol ship in the Gulf of Mexico. My experience consisted of 16 weeks of training

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Maggie Gliksten CST-D – R.I.P – 6th March 1948 to 28th January 2015

Maggie Gliksten CST-D Our dear friend Maggie passed away yesterday. Her passing was peaceful with her family around her. Maggie excelled in craniosacral therapy and especially craniosacral therapy for paediatrics. If you were lucky enough to have attended her study groups you will know of her dedication to the work and amazing generosity with her time and knowledge.  Her talent

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