Level 2 – CSET

New Jersey, USA

Clinical Somatic Education Training (CSET)

Mar de Jade, Mexico

Level 2 – CSET

New Jersey, USA
Starts October 2024

Clinical Somatic Education Training

The Clinical Somatic Education Training is a 600-hr certification program for ES Movement Teachers where you’ll learn clinical hands-on protocols, methods, concepts, and principles developed by Thomas Hanna, as well as protocols and methods developed by Essential Somatics®.

The program was updated in 2022 and is more comprehensive than ever, and ready to help you transform the lives of others through this profound practice.

IN PERSON MODULES

Millburn 

NJ, USA

Bhakti Barn, 391 Millburn Avenue, NJ, 07041
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October 19-25, 2024

Module 1

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April 19-25, 2025

Module 2

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November 8-14, 2025

Module 3

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June 20-26, 2026

Module 4

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February 13-19, 2027

Module 5

Course Outline

Module 1

  • The five clinical methods used in Clinical Somatic Education
  • How to assess clients using posture and hands-on techniques
  • The hands-on protocol for the Green light (Landau) reflex
  • Extremity work for the neck, shoulder, and hips to enhance the Green Light reflex protocol
  • Discussions on somatic philosophy, Sensory Motor Amnesia, and teaching methods
  • Live clinical demonstration session by a trainer

Module 2

  • Recalibrate the green light protocol
  • The hands-on clinical protocol for the Red Light (Startle) reflex
  • Extremity work for the neck, shoulder, and hips to enhance the Red Light (Startle) reflex
  • Sequences for improving breathing
  • Live clinical demonstration session by a trainer

Module 3

  • Recalibrate all clinical protocols
  • The hands-on clinical protocol for the Trauma (Galant) reflex
  • Unique strategies for working with the shoulder girdle, walking gait, and full body integration
  • Discussions on neurophysiology, Thomas Hanna Audios and client case studies
  • Practice with real clients during a public clinic
  • Live clinical demonstration session by a trainer

Module 4

  • Recalibrate all clinical work so far
  • Unique sequences to calm the nervous system
  • Discussion and practice on scoliosis
  • Observed practical assessment covering hands-on skills, teaching, and communication skills during a public clinic
  • Live clinical demonstration session by a trainer

Module 5

  • Recalibrate all clinical work so far
  • Learn variations, additional options, nuances to enhance effectiveness of a session
  • Sequences for working with jaw pain
  • Sequences for working with frozen shoulder
  • Practice with real clients during a public clinic
  • Live clinical demonstration session by a trainer

Tuition Information

Investment

Full tuition costs $11,070 USD and the program takes 2.5 years to complete.

Discounts

There is a 5% tuition discount for students who opt to pay their tuition in full up front. To be eligible for the 5% discount, you must pay in full within two weeks of being accepted onto the program.

Payment Due Dates

Payment is via a payment plan of $410/month starting August 2024 for 27 months.

Late Payments

A fee may be charged for any late payments. Your tuition payments must be up to date in order to take part in this training.

Cancellation Policy

All tuition payments are nonrefundable. Students in the CSET program must submit a formal withdrawal notice in writing to be received no later than 8 weeks prior to the start of the next module.

The Teaching Team

Each CSE is taught with multiple trainers. This ensures a high quality and level of personal attention.

In between each module students are divided into groups and allocated a mentor.

Martha Peterson

Master Trainer

Gena Rho

Trainer and Mentor

Gabriel Posner

Mentor

Pre-Application Checklist

Prerequisite Training

  • Successful completion of the Essential Somatics® Fundamentals
  • Successful completion of ES®MTT at least 2 months prior to the start of the CSET
  • Successful completion of an interview with one of the ES teaching team

Before you apply

  • Have you experienced at least 3 clinical sessions with an ES certified CSE?
  • Do you have a regular Somatic Movement practice?
  • Be attending classes regularly online or in person
  • Regularly teach Somatic Movement either online or in person

Is this course for me?

  • Are you interested in working one to one and hands-on with people?
  • Are you ready to deepen your somatic journey?
  • Are you eager to bring more powerful education to those you work with?
  • Have you completed the prerequisite courses?