Available Barral Institute Courses

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Client-Centered Manual Therapy

Our institute has a 35-year history of offering unparalleled education based on Jean-Pierre Barral's development of manual therapies, starting with Visceral Manipulation and expanding over the years. Your pathway to success begins with VM1, NM1, or one of the NMAA courses, and can progress to advanced and specialized courses, along with two levels of certification. Join us today, and together we will continue to transform health care around the globe through client-centered manual therapy that optimizes health and well-being.

Core Visceral Manipulation Courses

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Core Neural Manipulation Courses

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Core Listening Technique Courses

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Upper Level Barral Courses

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Alumnus Guidance

Not sure which courses to take next? Check out the list of courses for which you are eligible.

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Upledger Institute Alumnus

If you are an Upledger Institute Alumnus and wondering if the Barral manual therapies are for you, enjoy this research article by Gail Wetzler, about the integration of Upledger and Barral disciplines.

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