Welcome to the Northwest Center for Structural Integration

Thank you for visiting our website and learning more about Structural Integration training options at the NW Center. We are a small (but mighty) school located in Portland, Oregon. You might wonder what sets the NW Center apart from the larger SI schools across the USA. We keep our classes small so that we can create an atmosphere of community and mentorship.

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Enrolling Now for 2017-2018 Structural Integration Classes!

Are you looking for a small, highly interactive training in Structural Integration? We are currently enrolling for our three weekend, introductory course in Structural Bodywork as well as our ten month Practitioner Intensive class that begins in January, 2018

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Training Notes for the Practitioner Intensive Class

Learning Structural Integration can be like learning a new language. Language acquisition can be exciting as well as overwhelming at times so we have created a forum for capturing training notes for our students. If you are considering structural integration training, check out our training/ clinic notes that are specific to how the NW Center conceptualizes the ten session series and the process of change.

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Structural Integration training to fit your needs, expand your knowledge, and broaden the scope of your practice!

Our Structural Bodywork Seminars and Practitioner Intensive classes are designed to meet the needs of working health care professionals. Whether you are looking to expand your current practice through Bodywork seminars, complete the Intensive Practitioner training or gain knowledge through 1:1 tutorials and supervision, we will create a program that meets your unique training needs and interests. Please call at 503-984-8200, email us at northwestcenter@gmail.com or complete our registration form for more information regarding upcoming training options at the Northwest Center for Structural Integration in beautiful Portland, Oregon.

Upcoming Classes

Interested in upcoming classes? Check out our upcoming Structural Bodywork class that begins in October, 2017 as well as more information on the 2018 Intensive Practitioner classes in Portland, Oregon!

Structural Integration Resources

Our Structural Integration community is expansive and making an impact worldwide! Check out just a few resources here to begin your journey into the amazing work of Ida P. Rolf and Structural Integration.

There are many ways to contact us!

We’ve made contacting us easy! You can reach us by calling 503-984-8200, emailing us at Northwestcenter@gmail.com, private messaging us on Facebook, or clicking here. We look forward to hearing from you!

Finding Your Line

Cleaning up after the most recent class and realizing how many boxes of exam gloves and tissues we had used, I had to laugh. We had finished Sessions Eight and Nine and were all sitting in our closing circle, exhausted and talking quietly. We had just spent two days...

My Fascination With Fascia

To truly understand Structural Integration, we have to understand fascia and its function. Fascia, at its most basic level, serves as a ‘binding agent’, holding the body’s structural components in place and binding muscles and tendons together. Fascia also organizes...