Visceral or Neural Manipulation Certification

Earn your certification from the Barral Institute - and assure patients your training comes straight from the source – Jean-Pierre Barral, DO, MRO(F).

Visceral Manipulation Certification Highlights:

There are two levels in the Visceral Manipulation Certification Program:

  • Techniques Level – CVTP – Certified Visceral Techniques Practitioner. This covers VM1-VM4
  • Visceral Manipulation Level – CVMP – Certified Visceral Manipulation Practitioner. This covers VM5-VM6.
  • Ensures a deep understanding of anatomy, physiology and Visceral Manipulation Therapy techniques.
  • Helps preserve the right of qualified healthcare professionals to practice Visceral Manipulation.
  • Demonstrates your commitment to excellence and enhances your networking and referral status – establishes you as a dedicated professional with the highest standards of excellence.
  • Allows you to use the professional designation "CVTP" or "CVMP" in your title.

Techniques Certification Level (CVTP)

Tuition: $400 (included in VM Core-Pak)

Successfully complete the following seminars.

  • Visceral Manipulation: Abdomen 1 (VM1)
  • Visceral Manipulation: Abdomen 2 (VM2)
  • Visceral Manipulation: The Pelvis (VM3)
  • Visceral Manipulation: The Thorax (VM4)

Successfully complete an at-home objective exam that covers VM1-VM4.
Submit ten (10) case write-ups following the required format. Case write-ups format, which can also be found in the Frequently Asked Questions.
Successfully complete a practical/oral/written exam with a Certified BI Examiner that tests your ability to understand and apply VM techniques from class levels VM1-VM4.

To start your process to be a Certified Visceral Techniques Practitioner:

  1. Complete the Certification application.
  2. Register for CVTP (add item CVTP to your shopping cart and complete the purchase), or call BI at 866-522-7725 or 561-868-6898.

Visceral Manipulation Certification Level (CVMP)

Tuition: $300 (included in VM Add-Pak)

Successfully complete Techniques Certification Level (CVTP) and the following seminars.

  • Visceral Manipulation: Manual Thermal Evaluation and Introduction to VisceroEmotional (VM5)
  • Visceral Manipulation: VisceroEmotional Relationships (VM6)

Successfully complete an at-home objective exam that covers VM5-VM6.
Submit ten (10) case write-ups following the required format. Case write-ups format, which can also be found in the Frequently Asked Questions.
Successfully complete a practical/oral/written exam with a Certified BI Examiner that tests your ability to understand and apply VM techniques from class levels VM5-VM6.

Note: Visceral Manipulation Certification includes Techniques Level. Techniques Certification must be successfully completed before sitting for the practical/oral/written exam of the Visceral Manipulation Level, or a person may take the overall Visceral Manipulation (CVMP) practical/oral/written exams at the same time, which cover VM1-VM6.

To start your process to be a Certified Visceral Manipulation Practitioner:

  1. Complete the Certification Application.
  2. Register for CVMP (add item CVMP to your shopping cart and complete the purchase), or call BI at 866-522-7725 or 561-868-6898.

A person is eligible to repeat each seminar they have attended (VM1-6) for $200* each while actively signed up for the corresponding Certification Program (upon space availability).
*This is for U.S. and Canada classes only and some city surcharges may apply.

Note: Visceral Manipulation Certification through the Barral Institute certifies a person's abilities in Visceral Manipulation (VM). Since certification does not provide a legal right to practice, a person must have the appropriate credential and/or license to practice manual therapy in their locale.

Neural Manipulation Certification Highlights:

Tuition: $600 (included in NM Core-Pak)

  • Certified Neural Manipulation Practitioner covers NM1-NM4
  • Ensures a deep understanding of anatomy, physiology and Neural Manipulation Therapy techniques.
  • Helps preserve the right of qualified healthcare professionals to practice Neural Manipulation.
  • Demonstrates your commitment to excellence and enhances your networking and referral status – establishes you as a dedicated professional with the highest standards of excellence.
  • Allows you to use the professional designation "CNMP" in your title.

Neural Manipulation Certification Level (CNMP)

To start your process to be a Certified Neural Techniques Practitioner:

  1. Complete the Certification Application.
  2. Register for CNMP (add item CNMP to your shopping cart and complete the purchase), or call BI at 866-522-7725 or 561-868-6898.

Successfully complete an at-home objective exam that covers NM1-4.
Submit ten (10) case write-ups following the required format. Case write-ups format, which can also be found in the Frequently Asked Questions.
Successfully complete a practical/oral/written exam with a Certified BI Examiner that tests your ability to understand and apply NM techniques from class levels NM1-4.

A person is eligible to repeat each seminar they have attended (NM1-4) for $200* each while actively signed up for the corresponding Certification Program (upon space availability).
*This is for U.S. and Canada classes only and some city surcharges may apply.

Note: Neural Manipulation Certification through the Barral Institute certifies a person's abilities in Neural Manipulation (NM). Since certification does not provide a legal right to practice, a person must have the appropriate credential and/or license to practice manual therapy in their locale.

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