SomatoEmotional Release 1 (SER1)

Full Range of CranioSacral Therapy Tools for Gentle Trauma Resolution

Prerequisite: CranioSacral Therapy 2 (CS2) in-person training, or equivalent

SomatoEmotional Release® 1 (SER1)

SomatoEmotional Release is a therapeutic process that uses and expands on the principles of CranioSacral Therapy to help rid the mind and body of the residual effects of trauma. SER1 offers applications designed to enhance results using CST and other complementary therapies. You will learn about the physiological mechanism of disease and will participate in hands-on training to facilitate the SomatoEmotional Release process. By the end of the course, you should be able to dissipate residual effects of past trauma and negative emotional experiences from the body and mind of your patients/clients.

Course Highlights:

  • Assess and mobilize the Avenue of Expression working through more than 10 different body components, including the thoracic inlet, hard palate and hyoglossal tissues.
  • Locate and release Energy Cysts.
  • Release suppressed emotions that may be inhibiting complete structural releases.
  • Refine listening and comprehension skills.
  • Improve palpation and whole-body evaluation skills.

Class Details


"SER is where you really learn CranioSacral Therapy - you take the training wheels off."

Tim Hutton, UII Instructor

This course is offered for 2.4 ASHA CEUs (Advanced level, Related area)