Northern California SOT Certification Series

September 8-9, 2019 – SOT Categories Part One (12 Hours)
SOLD OUT: Send email to to see if space may be available

November 16-17, 2019 – SOT Categories Part Two (12 Hours)

January 25-26, 2019 – SOT CMRT (12 Hours)

February 8, 2020 – SOT Extremity Technique (12 Hours)


Chicago SOT Certification Series

November 1-2, 2019 – SOT Categories Part One (12 Hours)

Late January 2020 – SOT Categories Part Two (12 Hours)

Late February 2020 – SOT CMRT (12 Hours)

Late March 2020 – SOT Extremity Technique (8 Hours)


12th Annual SOT Research and Clinical Conference
Hilton Garden Inn – San Jose / Milpitas

October 26 – October 27

Who We Are


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.


Become a Member

There are many reasons to become a member of the SOTO community. We offer discounts on seminars as well as Continuing Education Credits and more.

Book Store

Visit our book store where you can find some of our latest books and materials to help you in your practice. While you there you can also find some tools as well.

Events & Seminars

Come and see some of the latest events and seminars available to you. We offer courses to help you to continue your education and to learn the latest practices.