Body Intelligence Training offers a 2 year practitioner course in Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy in Portland, Maine, USA for existing health professionals considering adding a new modality to their work as well as individuals wanting to start a career in an exciting and evolving therapy. 

PLEASE NOTE: Participants can attend the first seminar without committing to the full course. This seminar is an introduction into basic contact skills and relating to biodynamic movements and will provide an opportunity to experience the approach and appreciate the extent of the curriculum.

Portland, ME 2020 Course Dates (2020 - 2021 - 2022)

930am-530pm each day and 930am-4pm last day

Seminar Scheduled Date Planned Tutor/s
Sem 1 02-Dec-2020 - 06-Dec-2020 Marianne D'Amore
Sem 2 27-Jan-2021 - 31-Jan-2021 Ryan Hallford
Sem 3 24-Mar-2021 - 28-Mar-2021 Nancy Schrauth
Sem 4 19-May-2021 - 23-May-2021 Marianne D'Amore
Sem 5 28-Jul-2021 - 01-Aug-2021 Ryan Hallford
Sem 6 22-Sep-2021 - 26-Sep-2021 Nancy Schrauth
Sem 7 17-Nov-2021 - 21-Nov-2021 Ryan Hallford
Sem 8 12-Jan-2022 - 16-Jan-2022 Marianne D'Amore
Sem 9 09-Mar-2022 - 13-Mar-2022 Nancy Schrauth
Sem 10 04-May-2022 - 08-May-2022 Ryan Hallford

Above dates may differ slightly due to operational reasons or unavoidable circumstances.

Intro Talks

The Intro Talk is designed to provide a taste of this exciting and evolving body therapy science. You will explore through self experiential exercises and contact sessions the nature of Health and how to feel the expressions of Health as subtle biodynamic motions in the body. We will discuss trauma and how its effects are safely resolved with BCST. You will have a chance to meet some of the course tutors and discuss the course structure and material. 

Next Intro Talk:

Online Zoom Conference

Sunday November 1st 2020, 5-630pm (EST) with Hannah Wasielewski

Register in advance for this free meeting here

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

For enquiries please contact Hannah at 207-837-4946 or email

Here is a link to an intro talk by Ged Sumner on the Fundamental Principles of BCST and the Body Intelligence Foundation training.  


The Portland Yoga Project. 449 Forest Ave, Portland, ME. 04101

Fees & Payment

For the whole training sem 1 through sem 10 the fee is US$9,440. The training is non-residential.


The training offers three ways of paying. For payment of the full course fee up front there's a discounted fee of US$8,972. Or there are payment plans offered.

Payment Plan

Deposit of US$944 (non-refundable) is required upon acceptance (the deposit is the fee for the first seminar). Remainder to be paid according to the following payment options:

Payment Option 1 - Balance of discounted full course fee US$8,028 due immediately after the first seminar.

Payment Option 2 - 3 x Instalments
First Instalment US$2833 due immediately after seminar 1
Second Instalment US$2833 due immediately after seminar 3
Third Instalment US$2833 due immediately after seminar 5
Full amount comes to US$9,444 with the deposit.

Payment Option 3 - 20 x Monthly Instalments
20 monthly instalments of US$446 (includes 5% administration fee). First instalment is due immediately after the first seminar. Full amount comes to US$9,864 with the deposit.

Entry into a payment plan is deemed to be a commitment to paying the whole course fee. Late payments may be charged interest and administration fees (see Policies in the Main Menu).

Once your application has been approved you can come back and make a payment



Upon successful completion of the training you will be certified as a biodynamic craniosacral therapy practitioner.