04 8811 1735 1/406 Brunswick St, Fitzroy Monday-Friday 8am-8am info@lionsbreathwellness.com.au

                                                                                                    

    dynamic Myofascial Mobilisation

(DMM) tRAINING PROGRAM

Bradley James Yoga - Kundalini Yoga - Melbourne Australia
Bradley James Yoga - Kundalini Yoga - Melbourne Australia

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Enhanced Treatment Technique:

Our innovative treatment technique is a holistic approach that harmoniously combines myofascial release, breathwork, and the intricate world of ligamentous tissue. At its core, these courses shed light on the pivotal role played by the body’s four primary diaphragms, essential for facilitating proper fluid movement and drainage.

Our goal is to reintroduce a profound sense of equilibrium within the body, fostering an interconnectedness that transcends both the patient and the practitioner. Through this approach, we delve deep into the essence of human anatomy and the science of healing.

Professional Training Program:

This professional training program is thoughtfully structured into four comprehensive modules, designed to span over a span of six months. Throughout this journey, you’ll acquire the skills necessary to seamlessly guide both group and private breathwork sessions, conduct clinical assessments, master the art of myofascial release, and nurture an unwavering commitment to self-improvement and profound connection.

Who These Courses Are For:

Our courses have been meticulously crafted to cater to a diverse range of professionals, including manual therapists, massage therapists, yoga teachers, bodywork practitioners, and health care professionals eager to broaden their horizons and take the leap into facilitating this transformative work.

 

What You’ll Learn:

In these courses, we’ll delve deep into the realms of anatomy, biomechanics, joint kinesiology, and common pathologies. But it doesn’t stop there; we’ll also guide you in comprehending the art of loading and unloading ligamentous tissue, a critical element in the realm of bodywork. Moreover, you will gain an intimate understanding of breath practice and its profound connection to emotional release.

Endorsement and Support:

It’s worth noting that our program proudly carries the endorsement and support of The Massage and Myotherapy Association of Australia, providing you with the assurance of quality and professional recognition.

If you have any questions or require further information about the program, we invite you to reach out to us. Give us a call at (03) 9417 5407 or send us an email at info@lionsbreathwellness.com.au. We are here to support your journey into this transformative field of bodywork and healing.

Payment Information 

We require full payment for course registration. Class sizes are kept small in order to ensure proper instruction and hands on experience. 

Melbourne Intake 2024

Level 1 June 14th-16th, 2024 2 spots remain

Level 2 July 12th-14th, 2023

Level 3 August 16th-18th, 2024

Certification Retreat September 19th-24th, 2024

Payment Information 

We require full payment for course registration. Payment must be received 3 weeks prior to the start date of the seminar.  Class sizes are kept small in order to ensure proper instruction and hands on experience.  Unfortunately, at this time, we do not offer payment plans.

Level 1 $750 (Exl GST)

Level 2 $950 (exl gst)

Level 3 $950 (exl gst)

Retreat Certification 5 days $2500 (exl gst) 

Bradley James Yoga - Kundalini Yoga - Melbourne Australia

TRAINING PROVIDER

Bradley Neate

Adv. Dip Myotherapy, TBB, CST 

Introducing Bradley and His Journey:

Meet Bradley, the proud owner of Lions Breath Wellness and the driving force behind Dynamic Myofascial Mobilization (DMM). With a profound commitment to his craft, Bradley has spent over 15 years dedicated to the practice of manual therapy. His insatiable thirst for knowledge has led him to learn from some of the most prominent figures in the field, and he holds the pursuit of continuing education close to his heart. A special note of gratitude goes out to his personal mentors and fellow practitioners who have consistently kindled the flames of inspiration and progression.

A Holistic Approach: Bradley’s journey has been marked by diverse training experiences, shaping him into a practitioner who operates within the realm of wholism. He has been trained in Cranial Sacral Therapy from the renowned Updelger Institute, delved deep into the intricacies of Myofascial Release and Total Body Balancing (TBB) at The D’Ambrogio Institute. These comprehensive courses have honed his focus, allowing him to practice within a holistic context.

Honoring the Inspirers: It’s important to recognize the individuals who have been instrumental in Bradley’s journey. Heartfelt thanks go to the likes of Heather Inglis, Natalie Rao, Thomas Myers, Dr. Kelly D’Ambrogio, and Dr. John Upledger, among others, who have been instrumental in inspiring his practice.

The Breathwork Connection: Bradley’s commitment to his craft extends beyond the realm of manual therapy. In 2019, he completed his Pranayama training in India, gaining insights into both traditional and contemporary breathwork practices. Bradley firmly believes in the power of both approaches, seamlessly weaving this wisdom into all his manual therapy courses and training programs.

Diving Deeper into Yoga: Furthermore, Bradley has undergone extensive training in Kundalini Yoga, completing his 500-hour yoga teacher training with a special focus on the breath and the energetic body. This multifaceted approach adds an extra layer of depth to his practice.

A Passion for Teaching: Bradley’s enthusiasm and passion for bodywork extend to his role as an educator. He has shared his knowledge by teaching courses in myofascial release, joint mobilization, sports therapy, breathwork, and anatomy and physiology to Massage Therapy students in Canada. His classes radiate with his unwavering zeal for the subject, making learning an engaging and transformative experience.

The Power of Breath: Throughout Bradley’s journey, there is a profound respect and reverence for the breath – the constant companion that has accompanied us throughout life’s journey. He has discovered through Dynamic Myofascial Mobilization that unlocking the diaphragms is pivotal for health and wellness. This is why, in his training programs, there is always a returning focus on the breath – a source of life and healing that deserves unwavering attention.

Bradley’s full-time passion is not just a career; it’s a mission to help healers discover the profound connection between bodywork and the breath, unlocking the true potential of holistic healing.

 

Bradley James Yoga - Kundalini Yoga - Melbourne Australia
Bradley James Yoga - Kundalini Yoga - Melbourne Australia
Bradley James Yoga - Kundalini Yoga - Melbourne Australia

Seminar 1

Time June 14th-16th, 2024

location 1/406 Brunswick St, Fitzroy, Melbourne

Cost $750 exl GST  

Space is limited to 12 students to ensure ideal learning environment. Full payment must be made to secure your spot.

Expanding on Pelvic Structure:

The pelvic structure is a complex composition, comprising the innominate bones – the ilium, ischium, and pubis – along with the sacrum and coccyx. These elements are intricately interconnected through a web of ligamentous and muscular tissues, forming the foundation of our structural support. Through our course, you will embark on a journey to unravel the intricacies of this vital region, gaining the knowledge and skills to assess, treat, and truly comprehend its intricate dynamics.

Understanding Pelvic Dynamics:

During this course, you will gain the profound ability to recognize subtle yet significant nuances within the pelvic structure. This includes identifying pelvic torsions, upslips, down-slips, and postural compensations that can have a profound impact on an individual’s overall well-being. The sacrum, often referred to as the keystone of this structure, plays a pivotal role in orchestrating fluid flow and releasing energy throughout the body.

Introduction to Breathwork:

In addition to the intricate study of the pelvic region, students will be introduced to the transformative realm of breathwork. Breath, often viewed as the bridge between the physical and the emotional, plays a profound role in the healing process. This foundational element will become a significant part of your toolkit as you journey through the course.

Seminar 1: Building the Foundation:

Seminar 1 acts as the cornerstone of your learning journey. It lays the essential groundwork, equipping you with the tools and knowledge required to begin facilitating private breathwork sessions while concurrently mastering physical release techniques. This seminar covers a wide array of topics to provide you with a comprehensive understanding of this transformative work.

Topics Covered in Seminar 1:

Relating to the Pelvic Diaphragm: A deep dive into the intricate dynamics of the pelvic region.

  • Anatomy and Physiology of the Breath: Understanding the physiological aspects of breath and its impact on the body.
  • Somatic Practices and Trauma Release: Techniques to address trauma and promote somatic healing.
  • Clinical Assessment and Postural Awareness: The ability to evaluate and understand postural imbalances.
  • Ligamentous Release Techniques: Focusing on key ligaments such as sacrotuberous, inguinal, and iliolumbar for effective treatment.
  • Dialogue and Communication Techniques: Equipping students with the skills to foster open and effective communication in session work.
  • Breath of Life and General Listening Skills: Learning to attune to the body’s subtle cues and wisdom.
  • Structuring Breathwork and Manual Therapy Sessions: Understanding the framework for impactful sessions.
  • Sacral Unwinding and Lumbosacral Release: Techniques to unlock the energy and potential in the sacral region.
  • Practical Component: Practical application and experience where practitioners shadow and facilitate group breathwork sessions, providing hands-on experience in a supportive learning environment.

This comprehensive course is not just a learning experience; it’s a transformative journey that empowers you to make a profound impact on the lives of those you will serve as a practitioner. It’s an opportunity to dive deep into the art of healing, bodywork, and breath, and we’re excited to be part of this journey with you.

Thorax
Thorax

Seminar 2 

Date July 12th-14th, 2024

Prerequisite – Seminar 1, 20 contact hours, assignment 1 submission

Cost $950 exl gst

Seminar 2: Exploring the Core of the Body and Breath

In this dynamic seminar, we embark on an in-depth exploration of the intricate tapestry that is the thoracic spine, ribs, sternum, viscera, and the shoulder complex, delving deep into their structure and function. We don’t merely observe these elements in isolation but rather in the context of the body’s interconnectedness. This seminar is where we address restrictions within the abdominal diaphragm and the thoracic inlet, unveiling the secrets that lie within.

A Holistic Approach: Our journey into the second seminar extends far beyond the mere mechanics of the body. It’s a transformative experience that amplifies your understanding of breathwork techniques and equips you with the ability to facilitate both group and private sessions. We pay special attention to the intricate realm of visceral mobilization and the powerful myofascial release techniques that hold the potential to bring about profound shifts in the body.

What You’ll Discover: This unit bridges the gap between myofascial release and breathwork practices, allowing you to understand how these two dimensions interconnect. Throughout Seminar 2, students will unlock the following:

Seminar 2 Topics:

  • Relating to the Abdominal Diaphragm and Thorax: An exploration of the core of the body, its structure, and function.
  • Visceral Manipulation: A journey into the inner world of the lungs, esophagus, liver, spleen, stomach, and kidneys, learning how to foster balance and harmony within.
  • Breathing Cycles and Altered States of Consciousness: The breath as a bridge to altered states, shedding light on its profound influence on consciousness.
  • Releasing Stored Tension Patterns: Breathwork techniques to uncover and release deeply held physical and emotional tension.
  • Reading Energy: A glimpse into the subtle realm of energy, its role in our emotions, and the capacity to harness this energy through breath.
  • Release Techniques of the Thoracic Inlet and Respiratory Diaphragm: Techniques to restore balance and freedom in this crucial area.
  • Recognizing Emotions in the Breath: An understanding of how emotions are encoded within our breath, and how to work with this knowledge in healing sessions.

This seminar offers a transformative journey that not only enriches your professional skills but also deepens your understanding of the intricate relationship between the body, breath, and emotions. It’s a profound step forward in your path towards becoming a master practitioner of this holistic healing art.

Cervical Spine
Cervical Spine

Seminar 3 

Date August 16th-19th, 2024

Cost $950 exl gst

Seminar 3: The Gateway to the Head, Neck, and Beyond

In Seminar 3, our students embark on a captivating journey through the intricate landscape of the head and neck. This segment of our course casts a profound spotlight on emotional release patterns, empowering students to deepen their comprehension of the intricate dance between breath dynamics and bodywork.

Seminar 3 Topics Unveiled: In Seminar 3, we delve into the following captivating topics:

  • Relating to the Tentorium Cerebelli and Falx: Understanding the architectural wonders of the head and its pivotal structures.
  • Cranial Vault Holds and Craniosacral Theory: Exploring the mysteries of the cranial realm and its connection to our overall well-being.
  • Release Techniques for the TMJ, Sphenoid, Suboccipitals, Anterior Neck, and Hyoid Bone: Mastering the art of gentle yet powerful releases through detailed exploration.
  • Breath Mechanics and Joint Kinesiology: Unveiling the secrets behind breath mechanics and the kinesthetic wisdom of joints.
  • Advanced Breathing Techniques: Elevating your breathwork practice to new heights, exploring techniques that foster profound transformation.
  • Advanced Breath Physiology: Delving into the science of breath, understanding its profound impact on our physiology.
  • Somatic Movement Practices and Trauma Theory: Bridging the gap between somatic practices and the theory of trauma, offering a comprehensive perspective.
  • Advanced Energetics and Integration Techniques: Connecting the dots between energy, the body, and holistic integration.

Assessments and Transformation: By this stage of the program, students will have embarked on a journey of practical assessments and gained valuable hands-on experience through facilitating multiple group and private sessions. This milestone equips students with the confidence to create a safe and nurturing space for breathwork, enhanced by a profound understanding of the mechanics and physiology of the breath.

The Course Focus: At the heart of Seminar 3 lies a primary focus on myofascial manipulation of the anterior neck, the delicate hyoid bone, TMJ releases conducted via intra-oral palpation, spheno-basilar decompression, the SCM/trapezius sling, tentorium cerebelli, and holistic integration. This segment serves as a gateway to deep healing and transformation, empowering our students to become skilled practitioners in the world of holistic bodywork.

Seminar 3 marks a profound shift in your journey, unveiling the secrets of the head and neck, the emotional aspects of healing, and the interconnectedness between breath, body, and spirit. It’s a transformative experience that will deepen your professional skills and enrich your personal journey in remarkable ways.

 

4 Day Retreat

September 19th-23rd, 2024

Cost $2500 exl gst 

Location TBA (will be located near Melbourne)

This is the final module for certification in DMM and will include: 4 breathwork journeys in which practitioners will both participate and support others in their process, group sharing and intention setting, meditation and yoga, review of important material, and final assessments.

This is a celebration of all the work students have completed so far and has been designed to be deeply restorative. All meals and accommodation are included in the final price.