Development Lectures at Mendip Family Osteopaths

The Baby Biome
Gut Health & Child Development

21st-22nd of April 2018

Cost £250- 2 Day course (no lunch provided)

Location: Frome, Somerset

Day 1     9-5.30pm

Historical Research  & Physiology of the Gut Biome

Embryology of the Gut, Genetics and the Biome

Day 2     9-4.30

Breastfeeding & Weaning- probiotics & SIBO

Autistic Spectrum Disorders

Obesity & Immunity

Both days will be supported by labs from a biodynamic perspective

Development of the Teenage Brain

Saturday 13th – Sunday 14th October 2018

Cost: £250 (earlybird discount £220 ends 1/8/18)

Lunch not included

Lecturers: Mary Bolingbroke & Kathrine Read

Schedule for Day 1: 

9.30: Introduction & Practical: Beginning meditation on the Zones

Lecture: Development of the teenage brain


Practical: This first practical will be repeated on both days, working on palpation of the neurovascular system, its midlines and relationships with the biodynamic zones.

Lecture: Hypothalamic Pituitary Adrenal Axis

Lunch (not provided, there are a number of good cafes within a stones throw of the practice)

Lecture: Hypothalamic Pituitary Adrenal Axis continued

Practical: The Amygdala and Hippocampus

Afternoon Tea
Lecture: Empathy, Compassion, Social information processing network.

Ending Meditation

4.30/5: Home

Schedule for Day 2: 

9am: Greetings & tea

Lecture: Chronic Illness in adolescence- introduction and anxiety disorders.


Practical – The Family Circle

Lecture: Eating Disorders

Lunch (not provided)

Lecture: ME/ Chronic Fatigue

Practical: Midline in the Whole


Lecture: Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

Practical: The Power in the lesion

Finish 4.30pm

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We are always happy to offer telephone consultations
prior to making an appointment, so please feel free
to call for further information:

Batcombe Family Practice,
Shepton Mallet

Tel: 01749 830439

2 Batcombe Vale Cottages
Crows Hill. Batcombe
Appointments also available at our
other practice:

The Natural Health Clinic,

Tel: 01373 454595

14 North Parade
BA11 1AU


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