Practitioner Training Programme

October 27 -31, 2018 Novotel, Surfers Paradise, Queensland

DAY 1 (9:30am-5:00pm) Wednesday

  • Intro - Patrick
  • Preview of following 5 days training
  • History of chronic hyperventilation and dysfunctional breathing
  • 10:45am-11:00am Break
  • 11:00am-12.30pm ADULT GROUP - Patrick Teaching
  • 12.30pm-1:00pm Review/analysis of teaching adult group
  • 1:00pm-1.45pm Lunch
  • Evoking the relaxation response and mindfulness- practical
  • Basic anatomy and physiology of respiratory tract and blood gases
  • 3:30pm Break
  • 3.45pm Teaching Buteyko Method for adults/ nuances

DAY 2 (9:30am-5:00pm) Thursday

  • Recap of teaching Buteyko for adults
  • Physiological and biochemical changes arising from dysfunctional breathing
  • 10.45am-11:00am Break
  • 11:00am-12.30pm ADULT GROUP - Patrick teaching
  • Review/analysis of teaching adult group
  • 1:00pm-1:45pm Lunch
  • Evoking the relaxation response and mindfulness- practical
  • Dysfunctional breathing and craniofacial changes
  • 3:30pm Break
  • 3.45pm Tailoring Buteyko to individual clients

DAY 3 (9:30am-5:00pm) Friday

  • Teaching Buteyko for children
  • Structure, format with teaching the Buteyko Method
  • 10.45am-11:00am Break
  • 11:00am-12.30pm ADULT GROUP - Patrick Teaching
  • Review analysis of teaching adult group/role play
  • 1:00pm-1.45pm Lunch
  • Evoking the relaxation response and mindfulness- practical
  • Dysfunctional breathing and obstructive sleep apnea
  • 3:30pm Break
  • 3.45pm Role play amongst training practitioners with Patrick assisting
  • Dysfunctional breathing and asthma and rhinitis

DAY 4 (9:30am-5:00pm) Saturday

  • Role play amongst training practitioners with Patrick assisting
  • 11:00am Break
  • 11:15am Buteyko Mindfulness Method
  • 1:00pm-1:45pm Lunch
  • Evoking the relaxation response and mindfulness- practical
  • 2:15pm-3:30pm CHILDREN GROUP - Patrick Teaching
  • 3:30pm-3:45pm Break
  • 3:45pm-5:00pm Review of Children Group and Role play among training

DAY 5 (9:30am-5:00pm) Sunday

  • How to begin building your Buteyko practice, marketing etc.
  • 11:00am Break
  • 11:15am Buteyko Mindfulness Method
  • Lunch 1:00pm-1:45pm
  • 1:45pm Evoking the relaxation response and mindfulness- practical
  • 2:15pm-3:30pm CHILDREN GROUP - Patrick Teaching
  • 3:30pm-3:45pm Break
  • 3:45pm-5:00pm Final REVIEW, QUESTIONS & SUMMARY