Biodynamic Practitioners

Lineage-endorsed biodynamic cranial and biodynamic massage therapists. Please see these bodyworkers to help meet the prerequisites for giving and receiving treatment prior to registering for courses. Scroll down to review prerequistes for courses.


Biodynamic Cranial Bodyworkers

Angie Ringwald Williams, LMT -- NW Downtown

April Straus, Lac, LMT, MAcOM -- SW PDX

Daria Howell, LMT -- SW Downtown

Deborah Merkle, CRS -- SE PDX

Donna Oefinger, LMT -- NE PDX

Monica Rudestam, LAc, MSOM -- Aurora & White Salmon

Sarah Hall, LMT -- NE PDX

Stacy Darby, LMT -- NE PDX


Biodynamic Massage Bodyworkers

Workshop Prerequisites

download forms to help track your course and exchange credits
Cranial Practice Log - fillable form.pdf
Cranial Practice Log - for printing.pdf
Cranial Practice Log.ods
Cranial Practice Log.xlsx

BIODM Practice Log - fillable form.pdf
BIODM Practice Log - for printing.pdf
BIODM Practice Log.ods
BIODM Practice Log.xlsx

Cranial 1 - Biodynamic Interface

1) Receive a biodynamic cranial session from the approved list of bodyworkers. If you live more than 40 minutes travel from a lineage recommended practitioner, you can meet the prerequisite by receiving from a local biodynamic cranial practitioner with at least 6 years experience. In the absence of a local, skillful and experienced biodynamic cranial practitioner, you can receive from a local practitioner with at least 6 years experience in their chosen persuasion of cranial work.

Cranial 2 - Deepening Quietude

1) Successfully complete Cranial 1 - Biodynamic Interface.
2) Receive 10 biodynamic cranial sessions (5 from the approved list of bodyworkers).
2) Give 10 one-hour biodynamic cranial sessions.

Unwinding

1) Successfully complete Cranial 2 - Deepening Quietude or Intermediate Biodynamic Massage.
2) After completing one of the above, receive 10 biodynamic sessions (5 from the approved list of bodyworkers).
2) After completing one of the above, give 10 one-hour biodynamic sessions.

Cranial 3 - Dissolution & Disappearance

1) Successfully complete Cranial 2 - Deepening Quietude.
2) After completing the Cranial 2 workshop, receive 20 biodynamic cranial sessions (10 from the approved list of bodyworkers).
2) After completing the Cranial 2 workshop, give 20 one-hour biodynamic cranial sessions.

Cranial 3 - Sacred Heart

1) Successfully complete Unwinding and either Cranial 3 - Dissolution & Disappearance or Advanced Biodynamic Massage.
2) After the Unwinding workshop, receive 20 unwinding sessions (10 from the approved list of bodyworkers).
2) After the Unwinding workshop, give 20 unwinding sessions.

Beginning Biodynamic Massage

1) Be licensed and insured to practice massage.

Intermediate Biodynamic Massage

1) Successfully complete Beginning Biodynamic Massage.
2) Receive 10 biodynamic massages (5 from the approved list of bodyworkers).
2) Give 10 ninety-minute biodynamic massages.

Unwinding

1) Successfully complete Intermediate Biodynamic Massage or Cranial 2 - Deepening Quietude.
2) After completing one of the above, receive 10 biodynamic sessions (5 from the approved list of bodyworkers).
2) After completing one of the above, give 10 one-hour biodynamic sessions.

Advanced Biodynamic Massage

1) Successfully complete Intermediate Biodynamic Massage.
2) After completing Intermediate Biodynamic Massage, receive 24 biodynamic massages (12 from the approved list of bodyworkers).
2) After completing Intermediate Biodynamic Massage, give 24 ninety-minute biodynamic massages.