Amanda Chastain

The Breathing-Powered Brain

Course Description

This course will outline the impact of breathing patterns on brain function and highlight the critical elements of breathing that impacts the brain-body connection

Learning Outcomes

The participant will be able to:

  1. Describe dynamic functional nasal breathing patterns
  2.  List 2 orofacial complex structures that are influenced by breathing patterns.
  3. List 2 brain-body functions influenced by breathing.
  4. Identify 3 signs of dysfunctional breathing patterns


  • 5 min  Introduction and overview of breathing and airway foundations
  • 10 min Dynamic functional nasal breathing patterns defined
  • 10 min Influence of breathing on development
  • 20 min Dysfunctinoal breathing patterns defined
  • 20 min  Brain-body connection
  • 20 min Reframing breath work to support functional change
  •   5 min Q&A

.15 CE Credits

Fri, Mar 17, 2021 9:00AM-10:30PM EST