Introductory classes

Introductory Bowenwork classes provide a way to explore Bowenwork for the first time and to see if the technique is right for you. These classes are open to all, no prior experience is required.

The Introductory classes listed on this page are updated frequently. Check back to this page often to see what’s new.

If you are interested in organizing a class in your area, we encourage you to visit our instructor pages at Faculty and Associate Instructors and contact the Instructor of your choice.

Put Wellness In Your Hands – Introduction to Bowenwork

Bowenwork is a system of touch that initiates a series of responses through stimulation of the nervous, musculoskeletal, and fascial systems and the energetic pathways. It is gentle on the body, easy to apply and can ease symptoms and assist recovery from a wide range of conditions. The work is performed through clothing and no special equipment is needed.

Bowenwork can be performed on a variety of people such as infants, the elderly, elite athletes and people with acute injuries, or chronic conditions.

Learning Objectives

In this four-hour, introductory class, you will learn to apply key elements of Bowenwork to different parts of the body to:

  • Ease breathing difficulties
  • Relieve muscle tension, joint pain or stiffness
  • Ease heartburn, acid reflux and other gastrointestinal complaints
  • Relieve neck, back and knee pain
  • Address injuries

Costs

$95 (includes a manual with photos and anatomical illustrations designed with care for the needs of beginners)

Continuing Education Credits

Bowenwork is a Continuing Education Provider for the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB). This class earns four (4) NCBTMB continuing education credits. They are listed below alphabetically by State name.

ARIZONA

Saturday – April 28, 2018 – 1:00 to 5:00 pm
Dewey Wellness Center, 815 Dunivin Lane, Dewey, AZ 86327
To register contact: Tanya Baker, Associate Bowenwork Instructor, 928-710-3700, deweywellnesscenter@outlook.com

Saturday, April 28, 2018 – 1:00 to 5:00 pm
38500 S. Sand Crest Drive, Tucson, AZ 85739
To register contact: Karin Brungardt, Associate Bowenwork Instructor, 520-825-1845, Feathertouch@q.com

CALIFORNIA

Sunday – July 15, 2018 – 9:30 am to 1:30 pm
Fair Oaks Massage Institute, 9833 Fair Oaks Blvd, Ste C-1, Fair Oaks, CA 95628
To register, please contact: Sandra Gustafson, Sr Bowenwork Instructor, 707-548-3988, bwnwk4lf@sonic.net

OREGON

Sunday – April 22, 2018 – 2:00 to 6:00 pm
East West College, 525 NE Oregon St, Portland, OR 97232
To register contact: Tina Smith at East West College, 503-233-6500×251, www.eastwestcollege.com or Cobalt Coy, Bowenwork Instructor, 503-545-6246, asimplebalance@gmail.com

Sunday – October 14, 2018 – 10:00am to 2:00 pm
East West College, 525 NE Oregon St, Portland, OR 97232
To register contact: Tina Smith at East West College, 503-233-6500 x251, www.eastwestcollege.com or Cobalt Coy, Bowenwork Instructor, 503-545-6246, asimplebalance@gmail.com

VERMONT

Saturday – April 21, 2018 – 9:00am – 1:00pm
Elite Health and Wellness, 366 Dorset St, Ste 10 South Burlington, VT 05403
To Register Contact: Nicole Tatro, Associate Bowenwork Instructor, 802-782-8547, nicole@elitehealthandwellnessvt.com

WASHINGTON

Saturday – May 5, 2018 – 9:00am-1:00pm
Experience Bowenwork, 1025 Cascade Lane, Edmonds, WA 98020
To Register contact: Susan Kingsbury, Bowenwork Instructor, 206-300-6877, skingsbury52@yahoo.com

Saturday – June 2, 2018 – 9:00am-1:00pm
Experience Bowenwork, 1025 Cascade Lane, Edmonds, WA 98020
To Register contact: Susan Kingsbury, Bowenwork Instructor, 206-300-6877, skingsbury52@yahoo.com