SMAS - news) is pleased to be opening its second location for its Somatics Professional Training Program. The new training begins January 7, 2011 in Duluth, Minnesota. Applications from prospective trainees are already being accepted.Somatic Systems, Inc. (
The new training will make is easier for aspiring Somatics professionals throughout the Midwest to attend the Professional Training Program and become certified practitioners. Until now, there has been no availability of Somatic Systems' training program outside of its Northampton, Massachusetts campus.
The Duluth, Minnesota training was developed in response to specific demand from movement professionals in the region, and is being launched with strong support from very active and popular local yoga communities.
This marks a significant expansion of the company's largest operational division -- the first time in its history to operate two separate training campuses simultaneously. Tuition for the Minnesota training is $13,650 per student.
More information about Somatic Systems Institute's Professional Training Program and its new Midwest campus can be found at http://somatics.org/training
Somatic Systems Institute's Professional Training Program fully trains and certifies students to become Clinical Somatics practitioners, to work in a wide variety of clinical, rehabilitative, training, and educational settings. The program trains existing health care professionals such as physical therapists and chiropractors; massage therapists and other bodyworkers; movement teachers and personal trainers; as well as laypeople.
About Somatic Systems, Inc.
Somatic Systems is the worldwide center for Clinical Somatics™, the groundbreaking drug-free, non-surgical approach to movement disorders, musculoskeletal problems, and pain relief, a $100+ billion annual industry. This proprietary system uses natural, non-invasive movement techniques -- conducted through one-hour hands-on sessions, therapeutic exercises classes, and home exercises lasting as little as 5 minutes a day -- to relieve pain and limitation resulting from accident, trauma and repetitive stress, including back pain, knee pain, joint problems, carpal tunnel syndrome, TMJ, scoliosis, bursitis, sciatica, headaches, tendonitis and more. Clinical Somatics™ also provides performance gains and injury prevention for casual and professional athletes.
Somatic Systems is pursuing a 3-part growth strategy, consisting of a nationwide rollout of pain management Somatics clinics; increased production and distribution of therapeutic videos, books, and other retail self-help Somatics products; and expanded Somatics training programs to supply Clinic practitioners serving medical and orthopedic professionals and institutional and corporate programs. The company operates a suite of web sites offering Somatics information, products, resources, and opportunities, at www.somatics.org.
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