SOTO-USA is a501(c)(3) non- profit organization which promotes the teaching and research of the Sacro Occipital Technique method of chiropractic. Founded and developed over 70 years by Dr Major Bertrand DeJarnette, Sacro Occipital Technique offers an indicator based,comprehensive approach to patient assessment and treatment. SOTO-USA looks to not only lead the chiropractic profession but to champion the concept that through understanding and cooperation between disciplines, excellence in patient care can be achieved.
What We Offer
The Annual Clinical Symposium is an open forum produced each spring. At this meeting like-minded professionals have the opportunity to learn new clinical skills and to network together. The Sacro Occipital Technique Research Conference is held at each Clinical Symposium and includes research paper presentations as well as panel discussions.
Special member discount benefits are available for quality professional journals, office supplies and a variety of texts and book publications.
Our Certification courses feature one and two-day seminars on Sacro-Occipital Technique, Chiropractic Manipulative Therapy Technique (CMRT), SOT Extremity Technique, Cranial Work, Pediatrics, TMJ therapeutic treatment and dental-chiropractic co-management protocols.
We preserve the work of Dr DeJarnette yet include advanced updated material based on current evolving evidence-based literature. Regional seminars are offered throughout the United States as well as internationally.
Please visit the Events and Seminars page for further information.