An annual scholarship established to help memorialize his legacy and demonstrate his ongoing encouragement of learning and helping to make the world a healthier place.
The Dr. John E Upledger Foundation was formed in 1987 to provide financial assistance for those who need but cannot afford CranioSacral Therapy.
The Foundation has helped thousands of patients overwhelmed with rising out-of-pocket medical expenses gain access to CranioSacral Therapy and other integrative modalities.
Financial assistance helps with treatment for malfunctions involving the brain and spinal cord, chronic pain and other conditions that cause physical and emotional impairments.
Upledger Foundation and The Ricky Williams Foundation Launches Concussion Program.
Releasing the Grip of Physical, Emotional and Psychological Trauma.
The Magic of Multiple Hands
Programs that provide intensive therapy for special needs.
Due to the overwhelming success of our pilot Concussion Intensive Therapy program and Research Study with former NFL players, the Dr. John E. Upledger Foundation is dedicated to the ongoing development of future programs and the valuable research they yield.
Several of the former NFL players are now warriors in the awareness campaign about the debilitating long term effects of Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBIS) and multiple concussions. We will continue to partner with them to spread the word about how manual therapies including CST, NM, and VM are critical missing pieces in existing concussion treatment protocol for people of all ages.
On November 12th-18th, 2016, we launched our Military Veterans PTSD Therapy Program and had tremendous success. Our next Post Traumatic Stress Therapy program is scheduled for November 7-13, 2017 at UII in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.