Richard Ferguson

NTS, BCST, RCST

Credentials


Richard B. Ferguson

Registered Craniosacral Therapist and Natural Therapeutic Specialist.

Education

In 2001, Richard graduated from the New Mexico School of Natural Therapeutics (NMSNT) in Albuquerque, New Mexico as a Natural Therapeutic Specialist. He practiced for 10 years as a Registered Massage Therapist and Craniosacral Therapist in the Yukon and Alberta before relocating to Nanaimo on Vancouver Island. Richard began specialty studies in Craniosacral therapy while attending the New Mexico School of Natural Therapeutics. During that time Richard became interested in the application of Craniosacral Therapy in working with long standing chronic and degenerative conditions related to injury, stress, and the impact of intense life experiences.

Additionally, Richard has extensive knowledge and training through postgraduate studies in osteopathic manual therapies including Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy, Joint Mobilization, Muscle Balancing, Joint Balancing, Somato-emotional release, Visceral manipulation, Myofascial therapy Cardiopathic Craniosacral therapy, and neuro-behavioral approaches. Richard integrates these approaches into his private practice in Nanaimo BC. In his relaxed therapeutic setting, clients are able to explore and resolve their conditions in a safe and comfortable setting.

Training

Osteopathic Techniques

2015-2016

Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy

2011-2012

Applied Kinesiology

2005-2006

Biomechanical Craniosacral Therapy

CST 1-2
Advanced CST 1-2
SER 1-2
Osteopathic Techniques
Neuromuscular Technique 1-2
Visceral Manipulation 1-2
Myofascial Release

2001-2005

New Mexico School of Natural Therapeutics

2001-2003

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