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NZ Child 3: 29 March - 1 April 2019 Course Fee: $1,000.00
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This course is available for osteopaths
who attended Treatment of Children Phase 2 in New Zealand in 2018,
or by permission of the course instructor

as designed by James S. Jealous D.O.

Presented by:
Robyn Seamer D.O., M.Sc.(Ost.)
Manuela Da Rin D.O., M.Sc.(Ost.)
Biodynamics Faculty

Phase 3

Overlooking the Coromandel Peninsula, North Island, New Zealand


Date: 29th March - 1st April 2019
Time: 13.00 Friday to 13.00 Monday
Registration from 11:00am, with Lunch at 12:00pm


Course overview:

This course is designed for osteopaths to safely and effectively treat a child as a whole. 
It will further explore osteopathic principles of treatment through studying the embryological development and clinical significance of periosteal dura, meningeal dura, CNS and ventricular system in a child. Osteopathic management of a child with Down’s syndrome.
Childhood teething and associated symptoms will also be explored. 

By the end of the course, the osteopath will be able to:

  • Develop perceptual skills to distinguish between periosteal dura, meningeal dura and CNS in a child and then utilize the therapeutic forces appropriately for treatment.
  • Assess the teething sequence, differential diagnosis between teething and acute otitis media, understand the neurobiological basis of low grade fever and the neuro-endocrine-immune connection to the 3rd ventricle.
  • Evaluate spatial orientation of craniometrics and its therapeutics in management of children with Down Syndrome.

Course Fee:
AU$1,000 (GST not applicable)

Deposit: AU$300

Refund policy:
Cancellations received 28 days before the start of the course will receive a full refund. The deposit will be retained and the balance returned if a cancellation is made less than 28 days before a course.
Provides 20 hours of Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

Venue: Mana Retreat Centre, New Zealand.
Book accommodation online with Mana: click here 
                                          Tel: (+64) 07 866 8972

This course is a residential course held within the beauty of 30 acres of natural bush land overlooking the coastline of the Coromandel Peninsula, with many varied and beautiful walks.


Accommodation and meals:

This is a residential course with all participants staying at Mana.
Accommodation, payable to Mana Retreat, costs are extra to course fee and can be booked online with Mana Retreat Centre

Twin-share room:
NZD $450 
This includes all meals (which are vegetarian) and teas, use of library and sauna.
Mana respecfully requests no alcohol on site.
Please personally book in advance with Mana on this link 

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