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Diploma in Buteyko Clinic Method with Patrick McKeown


This is an exciting opportunity to train with the world’s leading Buteyko Educator, Patrick McKeown, one of very few people in the Western world to be accredited by the founder of the method, the late Professor Konstantin Buteyko.

In addition to working with thousands of clients and writing seven books on the method, Patrick has trained over 200 Buteyko practitioners from 32 countries.

  • Continuous follow-up support is provided by e-mail;
  • Once qualified, educators will be entitled to use the designatory letters Cert BBM

Cost: $1750 if paid by December 1st, $1950 afterwards. 

Prerequisites: Previous Buteyko coursework or Skype sessions with Robin or some equivalent training with a Buteyko Breath Educator

Reserve your space today with a deposit of $500! Pay in full by December 1st to receive the early bird discount. Tuition must be paid in full by February 15, 2018.

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Format of Seven Day Buteyko Clinic International Practitioner Certificate Course:

(Can be subject to slight changes)

DAY 1 SATURDAY (9:15AM- 5PM)

  • Overview of Training and Foundational Principles regarding Buteyko Method and hyperventilation syndrome.  Students will observe Patrick teaching clients with varying conditions in breath retraining.

DAY 2 SUNDAY (9:30AM- 1PM)

  • History of chronic hyperventilation and dysfunctional breathing Physiological and biochemical changes arising from dysfunctional breathing. Clients will return for follow-up training session.

DAY 3 MONDAY (9:30AM- 5PM)

  • Physiological and biochemical changes arising from dysfunctional breathing

  • Break 11 am

  • Dysfunctional breathing continued

  • Stress and relaxation response

  • Lunch 1pm- 2pm

  • Evoking the relaxation response and mindfulness- practical

  • Teaching Buteyko Method for adults

  • Break 3:30pm

  • Teaching the Buteyko Method for adults- nuances

DAY 4 TUESDAY (11:30AM- 8:30PM)

  • Recap of teaching Buteyko for adults

  • Teaching Buteyko Method to children and teenagers

  • Break 1:30 pm

  • Teaching children and teenagers continued

  • Lunch 3pm – 4pm

  • Evoking the relaxation response and mindfulness- practical

  • Dysfunctional breathing and sleep disordered breathing

  • Buteyko by Skype

  • Break 6pm- 7pm

  • Accompany Patrick as he works with clients of varying conditions and severities

DAY 5 WEDNESDAY (9:30AM- 5PM)

  • Structure, format with teaching the Buteyko Method

  • Break 11 am

  • Practical application of breathing exercises continued

  • Lunch 1pm- 2pm

  • Dysfunctional breathing and craniofacial changes in children

  • Break 3:30pm

  • Implementing a breathing program in dental practice

  • Break 3:30pm

  • Selecting a program for different clients

DAY 6 THURSDAY (11:30AM- 8:30PM)

  • Recap of teaching Buteyko for adults

  • Role play amongst training practitioners with Patrick assisting

  • Break 1:30 pm

  • Role play amongst training practitioners continued

  • Lunch 3pm – 4pm

  • Teaching Mindfulness and Relaxation

  • Dysfunctional breathing and asthma and rhinitis

  • How to building your Buteyko practise, marketing etc.

  • Break 6pm- 7pm

  • Clients will return for follow-up training session

DAY 7 FRIDAY (9.30AM- 1PM)

  • Complete theory training

  • Role play amongst training practitioners with Patrick assisting

Fee: $1,750USD (early bird rate until December 1st), $1,950USD thereafter.

Fee Payment: $500USD paid upon registration and commencement of theoretical module. The remaining balance to be paid during practical module.

Fees: Cover the entire course including theoretical module, practical module, online access to training website, powerpoint presentations for both clients and healthcare professionals, reading material, accreditation and listing on Buteykoclinic.com