The Roll Model® Method Training

Saturday, November 5, 2022 - 10:00am to 6:00pmSunday, November 6, 2022 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
The Roll Model Method Training is an in-person event at Soma Yoga Center, Boston MA.
For yoga and Pilates teachers, personal trainers, coaches, manual therapists, clinicians, and mental-health professionals.

This 2-day program features two contrasting days of science, creativity, programming and self-massage embodiment. 
This training will empower you to personally adopt and teach simple yet highly effective self-care regimens for pain-relief and improved performance.  

Saturday, November 5, The Science of Rolling, 10:00–6:00pm
Sunday, November 6, Ball Sequencing + Innovation, 10:00–6:00pm
Day 1: The Science of Rolling
Amplify your personal embodiment as you learn applicable fascia science, bony landmarks, myofascial junctions, and pain physiology. Master specialized ball rolling techniques that penetrate into common high-tension areas.
Day 2: Ball Sequencing + Innovation
Explore a wide variety of soft-tissue self-care solutions for every client and condition while utilizing the four different sized Roll Model therapy balls. Learn to effortlessly craft innovative moves and sequences to differentiate your teaching for any individual or community.

Highlights of this training include
• Refine your anatomical fluency of bony landmarks, muscular attachments, and the fascial seam-system through experiential mapping strategies to enhance your teaching and personal daily practice.
• Deepen your understanding of pain physiology and learn the optimal use of 4 different sized Roll Model Balls (included with the training) to unravel patterns of pain and dysfunction.
• Explore pain-erasing self-myofascial release in over-used areas of your body like your hands and knees, or often ignored areas like the diaphragm and pelvic floor.
• Learn the art of crafting test/retest scenarios to provide instant feedback of improved function or reduced pain
• Learn tools for consistently creating innovative Therapy Ball sequences for yourself and your clients
• Improve classroom demonstration of Therapy Ball techniques and trouble-shoot classroom pitfalls and challenges when presenting to beginners or more experienced students.

$550 until October 8. $590 after October 8.
Yoga Tune Up teachers and Soma Yoga Center teachers receive a discount of $50.
Space is limited. Refunds available up to 30 days prior to the training.

Registration includes the Roll Model Method Starter Kit, online access to the Massage Therapy Instructional Video of the six sequences you will learn on Day 1 and a coupon code for $50 toward the Roll Model Method Correspondence Course.

Required reference material
The Roll Model: A Step-by-Step Guide to Erase Pain, Improve Mobility, and Live Better in Your Body by Jill Miller
Trail Guide to the Body by Andrew Biel

Recommended reading 
Fascia: What it is and Why it Matters, by David Lesondak. (Handspring Publishing)

CEC credits are available with the following professional organizations: ACE, ACSM, AFAA, NASM, IAYT as well as Yoga Alliance.
Saturday, November 5, 2022 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
Sunday, November 6, 2022 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
Soma Yoga Center
256 Hanover Street
3rd Floor
Boston, MA 02113
United States
Shannon McNally
$550 until October 8. $590 after October 8.