Welcome to The Craniosacral Podcast!

Do you love cranial work? If so, you’ve come to the right place! It is my goal to help you integrate craniosacral therapy into your professional life in an authentic and meaningful way.

The interviews and material in this podcast will boost both your intellectual knowledge and practical skill, helping you to create a fulfilling craniosacral practice. So jump right in, and let me know what you think!

-Ryan Hallford

Episode 135 – Etienne Peirsman – The Happiness of My Eyes

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These meditations are live recordings of Etienne Peirsman in the classroom in March, 2020. He touches on the topics of safety, midline, and the fluctuating relationship between mind and body.

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Episode 134 – Ged Sumner – Awareness of the Cardiovascular System and Bone Marrow Potency

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Ged Sumner, founder of Body Intelligence Trainings and co-author of the book Cranial Intelligence: A Practical Guide to Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy walks us through awareness of the cardiovascular system and bone marrow.

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Episode 133 – Hugh Milne – The Four Chambered Heart

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In this meditation Hugh Milne takes us on a journey through the energy centers of the heart.

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Episode 132 – Andy Pike – Meditation on “THIS”

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Andy Pike connects us with our senses and then offers his interpretation of Rupert Spira's poem “I AM,” pointing us towards non-dual awareness of THIS.

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Episode 131 – Ryan Hallford – Natural Awareness and Your Buoyant Brain

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For today's meditation, Ryan Hallford leads us through a simple practice of settling into natural awareness and accepting the healing influence of primary respiration on the nervous system. This is a slow and spacious exploration of our sensory experience.

Episode 130 – Brigit Viksnins – The Alchemy of Safety

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In this collection of talks, Brigit Viksnins walks us through practices for accessing safety and building resiliency. Brigit is the creator of the professional training Alchemical Alignment: Bodywork for Trauma Resolution and Embodiment of Spirit

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Episode 129 – Michael Shea – Meditation on Hand Protoplasm

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In today's meditation Michael Shea leads us through a practice to soften the hands. Rigidity in the hands prevents us from accurately feeling the subtleties of cranial respiration, so this is a great exercise for both new and experienced practitioners.

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Episode 128 – Margaret Rosenau – Meditation on Natural Fulcrums

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Today's audio is a live recording of Margaret Rosenau taking us through a practice to find natural fulcrums in the tissue field of the midline.

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Episode 127 – Liz Hartshorn – Attuning to Fundamental Consciousness

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Liz Hartshorn is a Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapist, Somatic Experiencing Practitioner, and authorized teacher of Judith Blackstone's Realization Process. The meditation in this episode is designed to attune our awareness to “fundamental consciousness.”

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Episode 126 – Jane Shaw – Meditation to Perceive the Fluid Rhythms of the Body

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This episode is a studio recording of Jane Shaw leading us into a state of fluid perception … within which we may notice rhythms, stillness, and the relationship between these two omnipresent phenomena.

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