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The Rolf Institute® of Structural Integration
Since its inception in 1971, The Rolf Institute of Structural Integration has been dedicated to bringing Rolfing Structural Integration to the world. The headquarters in Boulder, Colorado, and international offices in Europe, Brazil, Canada and Japan, are the only schools that certify Rolfers™ and Rolf Movement® Practitioners.
Supported by an esteemed international faculty, The Rolf Institute also offers Continuing Education for Rolfers and other bodywork professionals, and underwrites and promotes research and public information.
Rolfing® Structural Integration & Rolf Movement® Integration
Rolfing Structural Integration is a form of hands-on manipulation and movement education developed by Dr. Ida P. Rolf over 50 years ago. It works on the web-like network of connective tissues, called fascia, to release, realign and balance the whole body, potentially resolving discomfort, reducing compensations and alleviating pain. Rolfing SI aims to restore flexibility, revitalize your energy and leave you feeling more comfortable in your body.
Rolfing Structural Integration may enhance your posture and freedom of movement. It is not necessarily painful, and may bring dramatic results, including:
|• Injury recovery, including repetitive motion||• Stress relief|
|• Pain reduction, including back pain||• Increased flexibility|
|• Headache relief||• Better balance and ease|
Become a Certified Rolfer™
for those who qualify
The Rolf Institute offers a comprehensive 731-hour
certification program, for anyone interested in becoming a Certified Rolfer™, and a 600-hour accelerated training program for professional massage therapists. Training incorporates a balanced blend of experiential learning,
academic rigor and personal growth, and is typically completed in 18 months. The certification program in Boulder, CO is accredited by the Commission on Massage Therapy Accreditation (COMTA).
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Try Rolfing® Structural Integration
Try Rolfing SI at a discounted price in one of our Community Client Clinics offered throughout the year. Choose from either the Basic Ten-Series or the Basic Ten-Series plus three Rolf Movement sessions.
Along with Rolfing Structural Integration, we offer single Skillful Touch sessions. Skillful Touch is the Rolf Institute's own form of clinical practice bodywork and involves the deep, slow, and sensitive application of hands-on techniques and movements on body tissue layers and structures.
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