About Me

Eric Marlien is an osteopath D.O. since 1993. He works in his own practice and has taught osteopathy in several osteopathic schools. Currently, he is a pedagogic director and a school teacher in a regular initial osteopathic training in Avignon, France, and for the Barral Institute in foreign countries. As a pedagogic director, he is responsible for creating the teaching program and its compliance with evolutive legislation in France. In addition, he is in charge of managing the teaching staff, its training and its evaluation. He also oversees all clinical activity of the school. See my website : http://marlien.fr

My Skills

Work experience

  • 2018 - Certification in Safe and Sound Protocol Training (developped by Stephen Porges)
  • August 2015 to present : Pedagogic Director of “IFOGA” (full time school in osteopathy).

  • January 2010 to present : Pedagogic Manager of “Avignon Formation Continue aux Métiers de la Sante” (Lifelong training for osteopaths).

  • February 2009 to present : Teacher in IFO-GA (Initial training school in osteopathy) in musculoskeletal field, clinic supervisor, Psychosomatic and Autonomic Nervous System approaches.

  • 2008 - 2009 : Manager of the Biomecaswing Center at the International Golf in Pont Royal.

  • 2004 - 2008 : Manager of the higher level studies in the Osteopathy Superior Institute in Aix en Provence (ISO Aix en Provence) (Initial training school in osteopathy).

  • 1994 - 2008 : Teacher in EUROSTEO (part-time training school in osteopathy) and ISO Aix en Provence in cranial, visceral et musculoskeletal fields.

  • Since 1993 : Osteopath D.O in my own clinic.

  • 1987 - 1993 : Physiotherapist D.E.
  • Articles & Books Written


    "Asymetrie crânienne et lateralite". Apostill, 2005, n. 16.

    "E = MC2 et Mecanisme Respiratoire Primaire", Osteo. 1996, n. 41 et 42.


    "La Gestion du Stress", Edition Desiris, Mars 2010.

    "How to beat the stress epidemic", Barral production, 2017.

    "Le système nerveux autonome : de la théorie polyvagale au développement psychosomatique" Sully 2018.

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