Neural Manipulation

Our Neural Manipulation courses are specialised courses covering: the impact of whiplash, Peripheral Nerve Manipulation of the upper and lower body, and treatment techniques for the brain and cranial region.

Visceral Manipulation

“Viscera” relates to the internal organs of the body, such as the liver, kidneys and intestines. Organ specific fascial mobilisations (VM) encourage the normal mobility & motility of the viscera. Deepen your knowledge and understanding.
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Your Career Is In Your Hands

Enhance both patient and practitioner satisfaction.
Jean Pierre Barral

Our Courses

We offer 3-4 day lab-intensive seminars throughout the year. The material is immediately applicable in any clinical setting as it bridges the needs of various patient populations.  Our students also gain CPD hours.

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With Barral Ireland, you can study the models and theories of functional biomechanics as viewed from Barral’s innovative approach. Click here to find out more about our courses.

The Barral Institute

The Barral Institute provides continuing education based on the innovative therapies developed by French Osteopath and Physical Therapist Jean-Pierre Barral, and French Osteopath Alain Croibier.

CPD Hours

Our courses help ensure you meet your CPD requirements.

Barral Ireland

Continuing Education and Certification

based on innovative manual therapies:

Visceral Manipulation

This precise yet delicate manual therapy is often cited as a missing link in the treatment of recurring musculoskeletal pain, postural distortions and biomechanical dysfunction. Find out more about Visceral Manipulation.

Listening Techniques

Focused Listening on the brain, nerves, vascular system and articulations. Learn to interpret the information the body is offering regarding imbalances and dysfunctions. Find out more about Listening Techniques.

Neural Manipulation

Neural Manipulation identifies and releases local nerve restrictions while at the same time examines the effect these local fixations have on the rest of the body. Find out more about Neural Manipulation.

Manual Articular Approach

Manual Articular Approach is a manual therapy modality that applies a comprehensive approach to the treatment of joints. Find out more about the Manual Articular Approach.

The Therapeutic Value of Our Courses

This manual approach is often found by practitioners to be a missing link in their treatment plans of the following patient presentations:

Musculoskeletal Disorders
Pain related to:
Post operative scar tissue
Post-infective scar tissue
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Sports Injuries
Digestive Disorders
Swallowing Dysfunctions
Acid Reflux and /or GERD
Bloating and /or Constipation

Urogenital Disorders
Pain associated with:
Pain associated with;
Endemetriosis, Fibroids, Cysts
Chronic pelvic pain
Bladder Incontinence


Paediatric Issues
Birth Trauma
Feeding Difficulties
Digestive Complaints

Stress related conditions
Physical Restrictions associated with:
Post-Partum Depression
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Our Upcoming Courses

Check out our upcoming courses in Visceral Manipulation (VM), Listening Techniques (LT), Neural Manipulation (NM) and Manual Articular Approach (MAA).