The Masters Series Syllabus

Quick facts

A twelve day training program which is divided into four three-day segments, spanning over a four month period that must be taken in sequence.

Here is what you are going to learn:

Structural Integration

A Non-formalistic Model Based on the Work of Ida Rolf and others. This model utilizes the 10-session protocol or recipe, but acknowledges each individual processing. Structural integration is broken down into 10  (1 hour)  treatments. Each treatment deals with a specific area and each builds upon the previous. As each area releases, the body begins to realign to a better, more functional form. Each body is different; so are our lives and past experiences. Instead of molding each individual to look the same, the goal of this method is to improve function and form while maintaining our uniqueness as individuals.

Visceral Release

Developed specifically for manual therapists, this work will significantly increase your palpation skill and dramatically reduce myofascial tension in this area. Visceral tension has significant impact on organ health and related myofascial pain patterns.

Strain-Counter-strain and Positional Release

These techniques are easy to learn and can provide a dramatic decrease in local pain areas of the soft tissue. They are designed to place the affected soft tissue in the most area of ease and release the structure gently. Developed by Osteopaths these techniques have been used for decades.

Integrated Movement Re-Patterning Therapy

Aligning the body generally is not enough. Old posture habits need to be transformed and movement re-education is highly successful in establishing new patterns. This interactive training is fun and easy to adapt to your clinical practice. Best of all, it greatly improves your SI work and its effects on your clients. The training will include observation, assessment and teaching skills specifically designed for your clients.

Marketing and Advertising Support

At Jenings we want to support you and your investment. Our program will help you market the structural series to new and existing clients. We have experience and success in building practices with this integrated marketing program.

Q: What is the difference between The Masters Series training and the basic one or two day Fascia workshops?

Answer
In our one day workshops we teach myofascial techniques for that specific region. For example the Shoulder workshops teaches myofascial techniques for all the shoulder muscles.

The Masters Series teaches a System of 10 Sessions to realign the posture called Structural Integration SI. This work is based on the groundbreaking work of Ida Rolf and others.

The Masters Series teaches all the fascia techniques plus Structural Integration (10 sessions), Muscle Energy, Positional Release, Strain Counter Strain, Visceral Manipulation.

Q: If I took all the one-day basic workshops you provide won’t I get same results as The Masters Series training?

Answer- no
The one-day workshops (cervical for example) are excellent and treat the common injuries found in that specific area. The basic one days are meant to treat the fascia locally to that region (such as Suboccipital fascia in the cervical workshop)

The Masters Series teaches the 10 Session System SI to realign the posture.  We use advanced fascia techniques to accomplish this.
Structural Integration SI is a global approach to pain and injuries.

The problem is that often the cause of fascia dysfunction is some place else in the body and WE WANT TO FIND IT! That is where Structural Integration plays a vital role

The Masters Series Graduate Program teaches Structural Integration

The Masters Series training will teach you how to apply a 10 step by step treatment plan to re align the dysfunction in clients posture.  This 10 1-hour session is a system of bodywork is called Structural Integration.

The 10 Session format called Structural Integration is separated into the below 1 hour session performed once per week or two.

1.    Respiration- incl diaphragm
2.    Feet fascia
3.    Lateral Facial Binding
4.    Adductors
5.    Psoas
6.    Lumbar
7.    TMJ
8.    Lower structure pelvis
9.    Upper structures spine
10 Connection sequence

Why Choose Certification in Myofascial Release - "The Masters Series"

Certified Myofascial Release Training

Getting a certification in myofascial release is a great way to expand your practice and help your clients in the process. As a highly specialized technique, myofascial release is one of the most effective ways to get rid of chronic pain for your clients.

Without being overly straining on you, myofascial release gives your clients the results they want. This helps tremendously with your referrals but, more than that, it gives you the satisfaction of knowing that you are among some of the most competent therapists around.

Benefits of becoming a Certified Myofascial Release Practitioner

Becoming certified in myofascial release brings you many benefits.

  • Certification sets you apart as a highly qualified and skilled professional unlike some health practitioners who may only dabble with theory and techniques of myofascial release.
  • Certification demonstrates that you are an expert in myofascial release and are specifically trained in this therapy.
  • Refining your skills and developing them properly through certification goes a long way in making your work both more efficient and effective even if you are already using some of the principles of myofascial release in your practice.
  • Certification in myofascial release puts your clients at ease. Knowing that you are specifically trained in this particular work allows them to relax more fully as they can trust your training and judgment when it comes to their treatment.
  • Finally, certification in myofascial release can draw in new clients as you have yet another skill that you can offer.

In my experience of 20 years, I realized that the more training a practitioner has, the more likely they will be able to run a successful business. These days, customers are savvier than ever before. They are knowledgeable about what sorts of techniques are available and, quite often, look for a practitioner with specific qualifications.

By getting a certification in myofascial release, you will be able to use your education in order to help relieve pain in your clients while minimizing the stress on you.

Finally, in my personal experience, certification in myofascial release helps to save your own body by allowing you to work more efficiently, allowing you to enjoy your career, your health and the rewards of a successful practice.

Program Outline

This twelve-day program is divided into four 3-day modules, each building upon the previous module. You will receive a detailed course syllabus upon registration describing what will be taught in each segment of the program.

Module One:

  • Introduction
  • History of the work
  • Course design and parameters
  • Posture assessment protocols
  • Sessions 1, 2 and 3
  • Advanced movement re-education for Sessions

Module Two:

  • Review Sessions 1, 2 and 3
  • Introduction to Visceral Release
  • Sessions 4, 5 and 6
  • Advanced movement re-education for Sessions

Module Three:

  • Review Sessions 4-6
  • Sessions 7-10
  • Advanced movement re-education for Sessions
  • Integration of visceral release into sessions

Module Four:

  • Review Sessions 1-10
  • Strain-Counter-strain,
  • Positional Release,
  • Visceral Release
  • Marketing to success
  • Closure

*Note: modules must be taken in order

Ongoing Support Through Membership

Jenings is currently developing a site that will contain valuable information on how to educate your clients and market your services. This membership will include discounts on client education materials such videos, CDs and printed brochures.

Each year, you will have the option to renew your membership for a nominal fee. This renewal fee will allow access to our client education web site. In addition, your name will be listed in our searchable database, thereby positioning you as a Myofascial Release expert.

Upon successful completion of this program, you can also take any basic refresher course, for the next two years free of charge.

“Being a male massage therapist can be challenging but this mfr body of work gives me a competitive advantage!”

“The Jenings Masters Series Structural Integration program has added the "4th dimension" to my massage career. Firstly being a Male Massage Therapist can be challenging from the starting gate. This MyoFascial Release body of work gives me a competitive advantage by allowing me to differentiate myself from the mainstream "swedish" style. I have put a number of clients through the Structural Integration process and both the client and myself are amazed at the positive changes seen. The more the client and their friends and family notice their posture improving, the more confidence, trust and empowerment they feel in themselves and the ongoing 10-step treatment plan.

I have noticed increased client retention and referrals of friends and family whom want to try Structural Integration. The end results are so powerful that this work sells itself. An added bonus is the commitment clients give to complete the series, they come to see you a minimum of 10 treatments and they WILL continue to come back. I have other Massage Therapist colleagues whom refer their clients to me to use MyoFascial Release when nothing else seems to work.

Just seeing the positive results of the Structural Integration on my clients gives me more confidence not only in myself, but in educating other clients who have never heard of this style of work before.”

Scott Patak, RMT
Joanne

“I give the course five stars *****”

“I am excited at the prospect of being a therapist in my area with a specialty that nobody else has. It has renewed my energy and enthusiasm for my profession... I give the course five stars.’

- Christina Kish

 

“I love the idea of looking at the entire body to correct posture and decrease chronic pain”

“My name is Courtney Summers I have been a R.M.T since November 2001. I recently enrolled in Barry Jennings M.F.R of the cervical region. The course was life changing for me. Previous to taking this course I was looking for ways to improve my practice and learn something new and exciting. After experiencing this course I knew I needed to enroll in the Masters course to further my career. I am looking forward to increasing my success with chronic pain clients. I love the idea of looking at the entire body to correct posture and decrease chronic pain. Also in working with clients over a period of time I always felt that some clients were left with "emotional" pain in the body after the primary complaint was addressed, thus the pain would reoccur. I am so excited to be enrolled in the Masters course to learn to balance the entire body and mind and increase the effectiveness of my treatments and bring my clients closer to pain free living. I feel that after nearly ten years as a Registered Massage Therapist M.F.R will increase the longevity of my career and decrease the strain on myself as a therapist. I can't wait to get started!”

Courtney Summers RMT

“A platform to learn better approaches and techniques to treat Chronic issues!”

“As for your questions, why I decided to enroll in the Masters Series is quite simple...I took a basic course of yours shortly after I became registered and have been interested in learning more about Fascia and also performing techniques on my clients.

As for what I am looking forward too...getting to spend time with you...lol, I am joking but that is a plus. I am looking forward to learning better approaches and techniques that I can use with my clients that have chronic issues.”

Tanya RMT

Here is what our students are saying:

"Thank you for such an AWSOME course! The Myofascial Masters Series has been the most motivating program I have taken in my 12 years of practice. When I first signed up for your course, I wasn’t prepared for such a life and career changing experience. Personally, the changes I have experienced with the work have been astounding. My posture has improved, I’m less tired and worn out after a full day pf massage, and I feel better. (I didn’t even realize how out of alignment I was").

As a trainer, you have a gift. To be able to instruct so many different learning curves, and personalities takes skill. You have the ability to reach each person on their terms.  Thank you! Sincerely, Shaunna Leclair, RMT

Simply the most effective and in-expensive workshop I have ever taken. Fantastic. - C.S, Camrose

This training brings dramatic and lasting results you and your clients will love. Gain tremendous personal insight and strength with the most empowering work I have ever discovered. Isn’t it time to get a bigger toolbox full of effective techniques? Reap the rewards of investing in you. - MT

“Business is booming, nearly 20 people have taken the 10 sessions, all with amazing results. Each have given me praise and thanks for the change in their lives." ~ M. Awde

“A course is often only as good as the teacher. Thank you for opening my mind to this vastly interesting body of work in a comprehensible way.” - Kim Gautreau, MT

“I found the teaching atmosphere relaxing. As a result of Barry’s course I want to learn more about FM. The workshop was like discovering a missing piece of a puzzle. Thanks so much.” - Karen Surtees, MT Regina

“Excellent, Liked the focus on hands-on rather than typical long lecture type workshops like I get with the other seminar programs” - Penny, PT, Parry Sound,

“Some wonderful and valuable info for a wide variety of clients. Barry teaches easy simple techniques that make a significant affect.” - Rachel Newman, MT, Minnesota

“Go to the Top.  Be the best and help so many more in your clinic” - L. Roxon PT

“I felt the workshop was a great way to start my career as a massage therapist. Barry is an excellent instructor. Very knowledgeable with a great personality making him very easy and fun to work with. Thanks.’ - Abby RMT, Canada

“I really enjoyed participating in the Structural Integration course for the knowledge I obtained and the direction it has sent me. It has guided me to become a more effective therapist.’ - Toronto Masters Series Participant

“Many thanks for a great in depth course. I’m looking forward to taking my practice to the next level. I enjoyed all of it.’ - PB Minniapolis

“I felt this course gave me great insight of better results to come with my patients. It gave me more energy to continue as a massage therapist.’ - Michelle Michigan

“Thanks for getting back to me Barry about my client, I truly appreciate it. You have been a great positive influence on my life and I am eternally grateful.’ - Denny, Calgary Masters Series, Canada

“Thank you for such an AWSOME course! The Myofascial Masters Series has been the most motivating program I have taken in my 12 years of practice. When I first signed up for your course, I wasn’t prepared for such a life and career changing experience. Personally, the changes I have experienced with the work have been astounding. My posture has improved, I’m less tired and worn out after a full day pf massage, and I feel better. (I didn’t even realize how out of alignment I was).’

“From a professional perspective, my clients are experiencing the same tremendous results. They are finding relief from pain, and results are lasting longer. To see the body immediately shift back into alignment over the past 10 sessions is incredible’

“I got my moneys worth in the FIRST weekend of the Masters Series and there were still three more weekends!’ - State College, PA

“I am excited at the prospect of being a therapist in my area with a specialty that nobody else has. It has renewed my energy and enthusiasm for my profession... I give the course five stars.’ - Christina Kish

“The Masters Series Training has enabled me to view the body more "globally". My clients say they have never had a therapist approach and treat their pain with such success.’ - Cynthia Wood

Tuition for The Masters Series

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Full payment must be a minimum of 4 months before start of program.

For tuition fees please call us directly at 888 502 0222

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Registration Fee and Cancellation Policy

Registration/Tuition includes a $1500 non-refundable deposit. Enrolment is limited. Fee includes workbook and materials, seminar instruction, hands-on workshop training, and seminar certificate.

Email or phone call confirmation will be sent after payment is received in our office. Cancelling your registration for whatever reason less than 48 days before the seminar will result in the transfer of your registration to a future Masters Series seminar of your choice. We reserve the right to cancel any seminar, in which case the tuition fee will be returned in full. Jenings Seminars is not responsible for any travel related expenses.

 

 

 

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