SomatoEmotional Release® 2 (SER2)
Level 4 of the Upledger CranioSacral Therapist Education Program
 

Course Duration:
4 days with the following schedule:
Day 1: Registration 8:30 a.m.-9:00 a.m., course lasts till 6:00 a.m. approximately.
Day 2: 9:00 a.m. - approx. 6:00 p.m.
Day 3: 9:00 a.m. - approx. 6:00 p.m.
Day 4: 9:00 a.m. - approx. 5:00 p.m.
The schedule of the course is subject to change. Courses may run late each day in order to be able to cover all the topic planned for that day. Therefore, we kindly ask everyone to avoid planning other evening programs during the period of the course.

Course Description:
During this workshop participants can learn how to integrate the techniques of SomatoEmotional Release I into other creative imagery and dialoguing methods. By taking part in this course students can deepen their knowledge of SER techniques, as well as, further develop their therapeutic imagery and dialoguing skills. We review and deepen the techniques of ‘The Avenue of Expression’. The objective is to learn a holistic method effecting body-soul-mind, that aims at the solution of problems and elimination of obstacles standing in the way of the patient’s healing.

Course Highlights:
Energy Cysts - Review
SomatoEmotional Release® - Review
The Avenue of Expression - Review
SomatoEmotional Release® and Gestalt: figure/background, parts/whole relation, unclosed issues, resistance and obstacles - integrated;
Therapeutic Imagery and Dialoguing - unconscious helpers, language and communication, holistic approach, SER without dialogue;
Carl Jung and the SomatoEmotional Release® - personal unconscious, collective unconscious, individuation, active imagination;
Termination of unclosed biological processes - conception, labour, birth, connection, death;
Psychosynthesis and SomatoEmotional Release®;
Different body-soul-mind models and their integration

Course Fee:
185.000 HUF that is one hundred eighty-five thousand Forints, that includes the cost of interpreting and the price of one SER2 study guide in Hungarian, but does not include the costs of eating, accommodation, parking fee during the course, nor the costs of the level exam and treatments described as prerequisites of participation.

Payment Method and Conditions:
35.000 HUF that is thirty-five thousand Registration Fee is to be paid via bank transfer at registration. In case of bank transfer please indicate your name and the course code in the Description Section. The amount of the remainder is 150.000 HUF that is to be paid either in cash or via bank transfer after previous confirmation.

Conditions of Cancellation:
Cancellation deadline free of liquidated damages: the 42nd day prior the first day of the course. The amount of liquidated damages in case of a cancellation of 42-35 days prior the first day of the course is 50% of the Course Fee, and in case of a cancellation of 35-28 days prior the first day of the course it is 70% of the Course Fee. In case of a cancellation within 28 days prior the first day of the course, the amount of liquidated damages is the total Course Fee. 35.000 HUF Registration Fee is included in the Course Fee. In case of a cancellation this amount is not refunded.

Conditions of Participation:
- Successfully completed CST1, CST2 and SER1 courses;
- Agreement to comply with our general principles, rules of procedures and Code of Ethics;
- Approval of the Head of the Course Organizer that is Upledger Institute Hungary Ltd..
- Submission of the application documents (1 copy of the Application Form filled in completely, 2 copies of the Course Contract signed on each page, 1 piece of a photo not older than 6 months) within the given deadline;
- Complete payment of the Participation Fee within the given deadline.
- Active participation in two SomatoEmotional Release® sessions as a patient, by a certified therapist being at least at level 5.
- Making at least 20 entire SER-treatments;
- Preparation and submission of at least 20 case studies;
- Active participation in at least four study groups within six months prior the course, or confirmed participation in private lessons;
- Prior the course a successful SER1 Level Exam at a previously confirmed date by Orsolya Gábriel. Level Exam Fee: 14.000 HUF

Application Process:
The documents necessary for the application can be downloaded by clicking on the links at the bottom of the page.

Maximum number of participants allowed: 30 people

Required Reading:
Dr. Upledger suggests rereading the 2nd Chapter (The Hard Palate) of the CranioSacral Therapy II study book, as well as, the CranioSacral Therapy II and SomatoEmotional Release® I study guides.

Recommended Reading:
Getting To Yes, Roger Fisher, William L. Ury, Bruce Patton
SomatoEmotional Release and Beyond, John E. Upledger
The Selfish Gene, Richard Dawkins
The Art of Effortless Living, John E. Upledger, Ingrid Bacci

Additional Information:
Some techniques require the usage of rubber gloves provided by the course organizer. Participants being latex-sensitive should take care of gloves made of other materials themselves.
At the end of the course students will receive a certification issued by the Upledger Institute Hungary. The issue of the certification is subject to the students’ presence during the whole period of the course, as well as, to their active participation and cooperation. The issued certificate does not qualify for individual medical activity!
Participation in the course only does not give the right to use the title ‘CranioSacral Therapist’, or call the activity ‘CranioSacral Therapy’, until the CST-T (CranioSacral Therapy Technique Certificate) exam is passed successfully covering the learning material of the CST1 and CST2 courses.

Moreover, we would like to draw the participants’ attention to the Edict No. 40/1997. (III.5.), as well as, to the NM Decree No. 11/1997 (V.28.), that professional practice of the techniques learnt in the course is subject to authorization. The participant is obliged to meet the legal requirements in order to carry out professional practice.