US Trager Association 2015 National Conference: Movement, Meditation and Medicine

Reisterstown, Maryland
Saturday, October 03, 2015

Wednesday,     Sept 30

4-7pm

Registration for:

-       Trager International Council of Trustees Annual Meeting

-       USTA Board Meeting

 

7-8pm

8:15-9:30pm

Dinner

USTA Board Retreat begins

 

 

 

Thursday, Oct 1

7:30-8:30am

Breakfast

 

8:45am-12:15pm

Trager International Council of Trustees Annual Meeting begins                           

 USTA Board Retreat continues

 

1-2pm

Lunch

 

2:15-6:45pm

USTA Board Retreat;  CoT Meeting

 

7-8pm

Dinner

 

8:15-9:30pm

USTA Board Retreat;  CoT Meeting

 

 

 

Friday, Oct 2

7:30-8:30am

Breakfast

 

8:45-12:45am

USTA Board Retreat;  CoT Annual Meeting

 

1-2pm

Lunch

 

2-4pm

TI Annual General Meeting of Members (AGM)

 

4:15-6:15pm

USTA Board Retreat;  CoT Meeting

 

6-7pm

Registration for Instructors’ Meeting

 

7-8pm

Dinner, Instructors’ Meeting begins

 

8:15-9:30pm

USTA Board Retreat;  CoT Meeting;  IC Meeting

 

 

 

Saturday, Oct 3

7:30-8:30am

Breakfast

 

8:45am-12:45pm

USTA Board Retreat;  CoT Meeting;  IC Meeting

(Instructors, Tutors, and other teachers may wish to attend the CoT Meeting, as discussions may be of special concern, including proposals about changing the TI structure. The CoT may vote to approve next steps in restructuring the organization.)

 

1-2pm

Lunch;  USTA Board Retreat Closing;  CoT Meeting Closing

 

1:30-2:15pm

Registration for Tutor Meeting, Pre-Conference Workshop, and USTA Conference


2:15-6:15pm

Pre-Conference WorkshopEthics in Action: Full Body Presence and Healthy Boundaries – Suzanne Scurlock-Durana.

FULL. Wait List created.  This is part of the Tutor and Instructor Meetings. Other new registrants coming in at this point will be wait listed.

All Tutors and Instructors will attend the Pre-Conference Workshop as part of their respective meetings.  

This opens the Tutor Meeting. Roger Hughes and Sharon King Green will be moderating the Tutor Meeting as a whole.

 

4-7pm

Registration for USTA Conference

 

6:15-7pm

All Educational Faculty drinks and discussion

 

6:30-8pm

Welcome Dinner and Announcements

 

8:15-9:15pm

Conference opens with Keynote address by Russell Jaffe, M.D.

 

9:15pm

Bonfire! And Drumming

Registration for USTA Conference

 

 

 

Sunday, Oct 4

7-7:30am

Yoga, meditation

 

7:30-8:30am

Breakfast

 

8:45-10:15am

Mentastics with Roger Tolle

 

10:30am-12:50pm

Plenary session: Awakened Body, Awakened Heart, Awakened Mind, Mindfulness Strategies for Healing Yourself and Others – Jonathan Foust

 

12:50-2:10pm

Lunch

 

2pm

End of 1st Silent Auction (for sessions/tutorials at Conference)

 

2:20-4:10pm

Workshops:

Liquid Hook-Up: The Vast Ocean of Pleasure Inside Us - Piermario Clara

Mindful Joints - Eileen Dickinson 

Neuroscience Meets Milton Trager - Kathryn Hansman-Spice

Holding Space for Open Possibilities - Roger Hughes

Exploring the Rib Cage – Adrienne Stone

 

4:30-6:30pm

Trades:

-          Supervised triad trades for practitioners and students – Connie Pounders, Tracey Eno, Robbin Phelps

-          First triads for tutors.

-          First sessions for instructors

 

6:45-8pm

Dinner

 

8:15-9:30pm

USTA Membership Meeting, Awards Presentation

 

 

 

Monday,  Oct 5

7-7:30pm 

Yoga, meditation 

 

7:30-8:30am 

Breakfast 

 

8:45-9:35am 

Mentastics with Roger Tolle

 

9:35-10:45am

Plenary session: Biotensegrity and Dynamic Anatomy - Stephen Levin, MD 

 

11am-12:50

Workshops:

Connecting and Biotensegrity– Avi Bahat

Six Simple Steps to Living and Learning in Hook-Up – Audrey Mairi

TRAGER with Parkinson’s Disease Clients – Diane Chouinard

The Dynamic Language of Touch – Shelly Siskind

Frozen Shoulder and the TRAGER Approach: A Most Effective Treatment – Ilene Watrous

 

12:50-2:10pm

 Lunch

 

 2:20-4:10pm

 Workshops:

TRAGER for Daily Life – Avi Bahat, Anna Marie Bowers, Cindy Popp-Hager

TRAGER and Balance: We All Are Acrobats – Piermario Clara

Mindful Joints - Eileen Dickinson 

Six Simple Steps to Living and Learning in Hook-Up – Audrey Mairi

Reflex Response Supervised Practice – Judy Rose Seibert and Katriona Shawki

 

 4:30-6:30pm

Tutors are in (second) triads. Instructors are in (second) sessions.

All others are in workshops:

Bringing Breath into the Practice: the Convergence of Mindfulness, Meditation and TRAGER—David Dimmack

Diving Deep in the Cervical Spine – Michael Hillenbrand, D.C., MS, L.Ac.

Supervised Triad Trades for Practitioners and Students – Connie Pounders

 

7-8:15pm

Banquet

 

8:15pm til

Party and Silent Auction winners announced!

 

9:15pm

End of 2nd Silent Auction

 

 

 

Tuesday, Oct 6

7-7:30am

Yoga, mediation


7:30-8:30am

Breakfast

 

8:45-10:35am

Workshops: 

Connecting and the Central Axis – Avi Bahat

A Holistic Approach: Neuroscience, Spirituality and TRAGER -- Silvia Casabianca, LMT, LMHC

Neuroscience Meets Milton Trager – Kathryn Hansman-Spice

Diving Deep in the Cervical Spine – Michael Hillenbrand

No Table?  No Problem! – Gabriela and Bill Scholl

 

11am-12:15pm

Keynote closing workshop: Imagery and Movement Education – Eric Franklin

 

12:15-12:50pm

Conference Closing - Closing Mentastics with Roger Tolle 

 

1-2pm

Lunch 

 

2:15-6:15pm

Post Conference WorkshopPelvic Power for Strength, Stability and Core Integration  – Eric Franklin

 

2:15-4:15pm 

Tutors in (third) triads;   Instructors in (third) sessions

 

4:30-6:30pm

Tutor discussion;  Instructor discussion

 

7-8pm 

Dinner 

 

 8:15-9:30pm

Educational staff: networking, fun and personal sharing 

 

 

 

Wednesday, Oct 7

7:30-8:30am

Breakfast

 

9am-12:50

Post-Conference WorkshopFour Pillars of a Healthy Spine: Emotions, Strength, Balance, Flexibility – Eric Franklin.

FULL. Wait List created. This is part of the Tutor and Instructor Meetings. Other new registrants coming in at this point will be wait listed.

 

1-2pm

Lunch

 

2:30-4:30pm

Tutors: Future of the ITC and the future of the work. Closing the Tutor Meeting. Tutors leave this evening, or they can stay overnight if they sign up and pay for an additional night’s lodging.

 

2:30-6:30pm

IC Meeting: Future of the IC/ICMT and of the work 

 

7-8pm

Dinner 

 

8:15-9:30pm

Closing the Instructor Meeting.  Instructors’ registration cost includes this night’s lodging, until breakfast Thursday. If they want to leave immediately after this meeting (after 9:30pm) they can contact the USTA office to arrange for a reduced fee.

 

 

 


 

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