Practitioner Training Programme

November 1-5, 2017 at Adina Central, Sydney

Superbly located within walking distance to iconic Sydney attractions, Adina Apartment Hotel Sydney, Central offers you the quintessential Sydney experience. From this magnificently restored post office and heritage-listed landmark hotel, you can walk to Surry Hills, Chinatown and Darling Harbour with their great bars and restaurants.

DAY 1 (9:30am-5:00pm) Wednesday 01 November 2017

  • 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 02 November 2017

  • 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 03 November 2017

  • 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 04 November 2017

  • 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 05 November 2017

  • 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