The Science of Rolling - The Roll Model


Put the power of self-massage into your own hands in this training that empowers you to personally adopt and also teach simple and effective self-care regimens. The YTU Therapy Balls can be used as an adjunct offering within personal training sessions, stretch, Pilates, dance classes, wellness coaching, yoga, Crossfit, massage therapy, or with kids and special needs populations.

This training equips you to:
  • Maintain your body and prevent injuries using self-care strategies with the YTU Therapy Balls
  • Identify bony landmarks, muscular attachments, and fascia geography to enhance your teaching and personal daily practice.
  • Deepen your understanding of pain physiology and how to use the YTU Balls to erase the pain.
  • Lead classes through step-by-step, proven, whole-body exercises, approved by physical therapists, pain medicine specialists, and chiropractors, that can affect positive changes in the rotator cuff, spine, neck, jaw, hips, IT band, calves, and feet
  • Use this training to learn strategies for your own health and maintenance, or incorporate YTU Therapy Ball sequences into your teaching toolkit by introducing embodied anatomy concepts to your students.

*This module is open to all levels, student/educator/clinician.

*CEC Credits available with the following organizations: ACE, ACSM, AFAA, NASM

Materials included: a YTU therapeutic backpack, online DVD sequences and a Yoga Tune Up certificate for 7 hours of training (delivered online upon request after training)

Optional material: French training manual 20$ + tax: Order by email via info@yogami.ca (note: it is necessary to place your order at least 7 working days before the date of the event)

Reference readings (highly recommended):
  • Andrew Biel. Body Guide, 4th Edition 
  • Jill Miller, The Roll Model: A Step-by-Step Guide to Erase Pain, Improve Mobility, and Live Better in Your Body 

Other recommended readings:
Mark Lindsay, FASCIA http://goo.gl/6Wchaz
Fascia, The Tensional Network of the Body http://goo.gl/cJt10g
Joe Muscolino, The Muscle and Bone Palpation Manual with Trigger Points http://goo.gl/nEXfmW)

Videos: https://youtu.be/j4TaEXccS7M and https://youtu.be/66JVpyga7D4

Date: Saturday, June 20
Time: 11 am - 7 pm
Price: $330 (before May 10) or $375 (regular price) 

Book now to reserve your spot.  Spaces are limited and this training is very popular.



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