Turtle Back Craniosacral Education
 with Margery Chessare, LMT, BCST, RCST    PLLC


Biodynamic Basics

A four-day introduction to Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy 

with Margery Chessare and Molly Deutschbein

April 11-14, 2018  •  Beverly, MA

We are delighted to present an introductory workshop in Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy--the perfect place to begin if you're curious to learn what makes Biodynamic CST so beautifully effective.  Our prerequisite for the BCST Foundation Training.


Biodynamic Craniosacral Foundation Training

Three-year, 700-hour in-depth, experiential training  

New series begins February 8-9, 2018  •   Saratoga Springs, NY

Taught by Margery Chessare with guest instructors.
Foundation Trainings are ongoing. Our eleventh Biodynamic Foundation Series will run from 2018 through 2020!


Biodynamic Approach to the Vagus Nerve, Vascular System and Viscera

New three-part advanced series with Michael Shea, PhD

2017-18  •  Saratoga Springs, NY

  • June 19-22, 2017  (Monday-Thursday):  The Head-Face-Cardiac Connection
  • November 16-19, 2017  (Thursday-Sunday):  The Microbiome, Abdominal Aorta, Coeliac Trunk and Superior Mesenteric Arteries
  • February 15-18, 2018  (Thursday-Sunday):  The Vagus Nerve, Inferior Mesenteric, Internal Iliac Arteries

For complete details and registration information, click here.

Introduction to Craniosacral Therapy

A four-day, two-part workshop  

with Margery Chessare, LMT, BCST, RCST 

Next dates TBA

The popular Craniosacral Introductory Training open to everyone, regardless of experience or profession. Come play!


Courses we've proudly offered in the past include:

 • Biodynamic Practice with Moms and Babies

with Michael Shea, PhD

  • Heart Rate Variability in Prenatal Development and Infancy

  • Birth and Transition Physiology

  • Infant-Mother Attachment and Bonding

 • Experiential Craniosacral Anatomy

with Ellen Mossman, CMT, BCST, VCSW

• Craniosacral Therapy for Infants and Breastfeeding Issues

with Alison K. Hazelbaker, PhD, MA, IBCLC, RLC, FILCA, CST, RCST

• Craniosacral Therapy for Infants

with Carol Gray, LMT, Doula, Midwife

• Craniosacral Therapy for the Jaw and Temporal-Mandibular Dysfunction

with Ellen Mossman, CMT, BCST, VCSW

• Subtle Hands-On Skills

with Carol Gray, LMT, Doula, Midwife

• Cardioception: The Biodynamic Approach to the Cardiovascular System

with Michael Shea, PhD
  • Primary Respiration and the Fluid Body

  • The Heart in Biodynamic Practice

  • Ignition and the Midline

• Advanced Training in Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy

with Michael J. Shea, PhD