The Roll Model® Method - The Science of Rolling

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Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 10:30am to 6:30pm
Join us at The Atma Center on Saturday, September 22, from 10:30am to 6:30pm for The Science of Rolling with Sandy Gross. This training empowers you to personally adopt and teach simple and effective self-myofascial release regimens using Yoga Tune Up®/Roll Model® Method Therapy Balls. You will learn how to incorporate RMM/YTU Therapy Ball sequences into your teaching toolkit by introducing embodied anatomy concepts to your students or clients.

Put the power of self-massage into your own hands in this training that empowers you to personally adopt and also teach simple and effective self-care regimens. The Roll Model® Therapy Balls can be used as an adjunct offering within personal training sessions, yoga classes, Pilates, dance, wellness coaching, massage therapy, or with kids and special needs populations. 

This training equips you to:

· Maintain your body and prevent injuries using self-care strategies with the Roll Model® Therapy Balls.
· Identify bony landmarks, muscular attachments, and fascia geography to enhance your teaching and personal daily practice.
· Deepen your understanding of pain physiology and how to use the Roll Model® Balls to erase pain.
· Lead classes through step-by step, proven, whole-body exercises, approved by physical therapists, pain medicine specialists, and chiropractors, that can affect positive changes in the rotator cuff, spine, neck, jaw, hips, IT band, calves, and feet.

Use this training to learn strategies for your own health and maintenance, or incorporate Roll Model® Therapy Ball sequences into your teaching toolkit by introducing embodied anatomy concepts to your students.

*This module is open to all levels of student/educator/clinician.

Cost: $265** of registered by September 1/$295 after, space permitting. ***Want to send a check and avoid the Event Brite fees? Send amount to: Move Well Cleveland, c/o Atma Center, 2319 Lee Rd., Cleveland Heights, OH 44118

**Tuition for the Science of Rolling includes the following: Course manual, (1) Pair of Original YTU® Therapy Balls, online access to the Massage Kit DVD, and an optional certificate of completion.

***CEC Credits available with the following organizations: ACE, ACSM, AFAA, NASM

Trail Guide to the Body by Andrew Biel -
The Roll Model: A Step-by-Step Guide to Erase Pain, Improve Mobility, and Live Better in Your Body by Jill Miller - Available at,, or
Fascia: Function, Physiology, and Application Webinar -  

Fascia: What It Is And Why It Matters by David Lesondak ​

Becoming a Certified Roll Model® Method Practitioner

Upon completion of this one day training you will be able to skillfully incorporate RMM balls and techniques into your teaching.

If you want to use the Roll Model® name and branding in your class titles and descriptions and be identified as a Roll Model® Method practitioner, you can continue on the certification path. To earn the certification, you will also be required to: take Ball Sequencing & Innovation (being offered the same weekend, on Sept 23) and complete its homework; and complete an online correspondence course and test based on the videos from Science of Rolling and The Roll Model® Method book. As a certified Roll Model® Method Practitioner you will be recognized as having gone through the proper educational training and hands on skill drills and proven to understand and apply all the core fundamentals of The Roll Model® Method.
Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 10:30am to 6:30pm
The Atma Center
2319 Lee Road
Cleveland, OH 44118
United States
Sandy Gross
(216) 371-9760
$265 by September 1/$295 after