Become A Certified SIH Practitioner
The Somatic Intuitive Healing™ Practitioner Certification program is a 350 hour advanced biodynamic somatic therapy training. SIH Certification program takes place over the course of one year and includes 5 four-day in-person weekend workshops, private 1:1 mentoring, 100+ hours of online videos, audios and supporting educational documents, and monthly live online meetings with lead facilitators. Upon completion you will be certified as a SIH Practitioner and can begin to offer sessions as a Somatic Intuitive Healing practitioner. Enter your info below to learn more.
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Receive Training In Somatic Therapy, Energy Healing, Craniosacral Therapy, & Yoga Therapy
SIH Practitioner Certification is a hands-on experiential biodynamic somatic therapy training in Portland, Oregon. There are 5 in-person training modules, a self-paced mentoring and certification process, monthly live virtual meetings, and a foundational online course. The five in-person modules are offered over the course of one year, approximately 2-3 months apart. Trainings will be held in Portland, Oregon on a Friday through Monday schedule from 9am - 5:30pm
Module 1: Embodied Presence - 30hrs
Feb 9-12, 2024
This foundational module is rooted in the pillar of Presence. To have deep presence is to create the conditions for safety and healing within the body, the setting, and in you, the practitioner. Topics covered are nervous system assessment & regulation, table yoga therapy, experiential presence work, ethics, embodiment work, and more.
Module 2: Subtle Touch - 30hrs
April 5-8, 2024
Module 2 is designed around the pillar of Wholeness. You will learn to deepen your skills of hands-on touch, assessment, support, and being present with the ways that the body communicates as you learn to become a fluent translator of somatic language. Techniques are rooted in craniosacral therapy, somatic therapy, and energetic bodywork.
Module 3: Energy Healing - 30hrs
June 28 - July 1, 2024
Module 4: Emotional Content - 30hrs
September 13-16, 2024
This module is dedicated to the pillar of Receptivity. Deepening your skillset as an intuitive healer, we will explore the infinite landscape of energetic healing and biodynamic touch. In this module we work with energetic treatment practices, biodynamic craniosacral, frequency healing, and more. This module is designed to expand your intuition and inner listening as well as fine-tune your subtle hands on skills.
Module 5: The Field - 30hrs
November 8-11, 2024
Giving and receiving Somatic Intuitive Healing™ is an essential component of becoming a successful practitioner. In this module we focus on strengthening & refining skills learned in previous modules as well as have space for custom learning determined by the needs of the group. When surrounded by the powerful healing field that a connected cohort creates, deep transformational learning is possible.
Module 4 is guided by the final pillar of Connection. Our bodies are vehicles for deep relational connection and emotional healing. When working with the body, supporting emotional content when it comes up is an important skill. In this module you will learn tools for supportive somatic focused dialogue, scope of practice, verbal processing awareness, curiosity led communication, & deepening body interpretation skills.
Mentoring & Certification
Personalized Support & Coaching
After finishing module 5, each student is offered a personalized mentor experience with lead facilitator, Jessica Garay. This includes 1:1 business coaching, feedback on healing work, and support based on your individual interests and needs. Supporting the success of each practitioner within the program is a high priority and intention of SIH School.
Included In Your Training
Monthly Live Online Meetings with lead facilitator Jessica Garay, 2 private mentor sessions to support your unique healing offering, training manual and material, private online chat group for support anytime during the program, invitation into the professional SIH community that offers group consults and support circles as well as advanced trainings, and connection to a network of somatic healers throughout the globe.
In-person Practitioner Certification
Tuition & Cost
Pay in full: $5200*
Module Plan: $870* x 6 payments***
Payment Plan: $450** x 12 monthly payments
*Price is for paying cash or check. 3% fee for paying with credit/debit card.
**Includes fee for credit card payments and educational financing services.
***Module plan first payment due at registration & 5 payments due on the first of each in-person module.
Your New Career
Receiving Your Practitioner Certificate
In order to receive your SIH Practitioner Certification, you will be required to offer 50 practice sessions, complete a take-home final exam, and demonstrate your proficiency via a final exam practice session. These steps ensure that every graduate is equipped with the skills needed to step fully into their career as SIH Practitioners.