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A few words concerning the SCAB :

The S.C.A.B. (Sutherland Cranial Academy of Belgium) is an Academic society, composed in a non-profit-

making organization, whose first objective is to form a study group based on the investigation of

knowledge on theoretic level as well as on the development of palpating ability.


Her targets are:



- To promote the therapy, the prophylaxis, the pedagogy and research in osteopathic medicine and in cranial field in particular.

- To diffuse, to actualize, to increase and make to advance the philosophy, the principles and the techniques stemmed from the concepts of Andrew Taylor Still, D.O. and William Gamer Sutherland, D.O


        William G. Sutherland                          Andrew Taylor Still

 

 

The society follows up his targets in organizing:

- Five evenings of practice and/or theory a year.

- A day’s work with a personality in osteopathy.

- A statutory and legal general meeting.


The S.C.A.B. organized also:

- Different theoretical and practical courses in order to allow (to permit) his members and not-members to pursue or to acquire a continuous formation in the cranial field.

Finally, the S.C.A.B. publishes:

- "Thinking" : a revue of information and exchanges. Website "Publications"



The S.C.A.B. is an association where each member is stimulated to put up his osteopathic knowledge in question and to share with others.


To become titular member, you must:

- Be a recognized D.O., free practitioner who are informed about the activities and publications of the S.C.A.B., but they don’t have to submit to the quota of presences and the work for the establishment.
- To have followed a specific training of at least 80 hours in the cranial field.
- To have presented a approved work by the commission of establishment.
- To commit you to be present at 50% of the meetings.

The society is also composed by:

- Members who have passed the baccalaureat:
- to be D.O. or to have finished, with success, studies that are leading to the D.O. and to be waiting to present their final work.
- to have accomplished a formation in the cranial field, in accordance with the adjustment of internal order and to commit themselves to present a work of establishment into two years.

- Associated members, doctors of medicine or graduate in dental science, who are informed about the activities and publications of the S.C.A.B., but they don’t have to submit to the quota of presences and the work for the establishment.

- Foreign members, who are informed about the activities and publications of the S.C.A.B., but they don’t have to submit to the quota of presences and the work for the establishment.
- Donor and support members, who with their contributions are favoring the targets of the association.

- Members of honor as:

Alan R. Becker, D.O., FAAO
Richard A. Feely, D.O., FAADEP
Frank Willard, Ph.D.
Jean Burnotte, D.O.
Sophie Hautain, D.O.
Henri Louwette, D.O.
Jean-Pierre Noelmans, D.O.
Michel Renier, D.O.