Trigger Point Certifications


There is a severe global dearth of Trigger Point practitioners with extensive knowledge of this therapy; we will continue to work toward correcting this shortage.

Level 1 - Beginner
  • Above average knowledge of human anatomy
  • Knowledge of most of the muscles that are involved with Trigger Point… this includes their names, attachments/location, and function
  • Superior knowledge of bones – their names/location
  • Studied the Travell & Simons Trigger Point Manuals
  • Studied the Trigger Point Therapy Workbook, by Clair Davies and Amber Davies
  • Ideally has attended at least 3, William Huhn Method™ 1-day workshops, or have attended the WHM™ (5-day) “Introduction to Trigger Points; Hands-on Workshop – Upper Half of Body and Lower Extremities”
  • Successfully completed the WHM™ Level 1 workshop
Level 2 - Advanced
  • Holds a current William Huhn Method™ – Level 1 Certificate of Achievement
  • Logged over 500 hours employing Trigger Point therapy/bodywork as their primary treatment method
  • Extensive knowledge of Travell & Simons Trigger Point manuals
  • Demonstrates comprehensive “client intake” methods
  • Exceptional client care skills
  • Demonstrates extensive understanding of Trigger Point protocol
  • Demonstrates above average knowledge of human anatomy and physiology
  • Successful completion of the Level 2 written test, and practical examination
Level 3 - Approved Educator
  • Holds a current WHM™ – Level 2 Certificate of Achievement
  • Logged at least 100 intern hours at WHM™ workshops
  • Exceptional speaking/instructing skills
  • Well organized and self-motivated
  • Employs Trigger Point methods as their primary method of treatment for their clients
  • Successful completion of the WHM™ Approved Educator, examination process