Cranial Academy 40-hour Basic Class


The WGSTD teaches the Cranial Academy 40-hour course over two separate weekends.

The 1st half of the course covers:                                                                            The 2nd half of the course covers:

•    Osteopathic concept in the cranial and dental fields                                                                                    •   Fluids
•    Five phenomena of motion                                                                                                                           •   Sacroiliac/Pelvic
•    Bones of the cranium                                                                                                                                    •   Zygoma
•    Primary respiratory mechanism                                                                                                                    •   Palatines
•    Respiration – primary and secondary                                                                                                           •   Maxilla
•    Feeling movement                                                                                                                                        •   Vomer
o    Occiput                                                                                                                                                        •   Ethmoid
o    Sphenoid                                                                                                                                                     •   Temporals
o    Sphenobasilar symphysis                                                                                                                            •   Orbit
o    Frontal                                                                                                                                                         •   Cranio cervical junction
o    Parietal                                                                                                                                                        •   Thoracic inlet
o    Mandible
o    CV4
o    Temporals
o    Sacrum