Upcoming events

Doctoral Defence about Vibroacoustic Therapy for chronic pain management

Our centre's coordinator, Elsa Campbell, will defend her doctoral dissertation entitled: "Vibroacoustic treatment and self-care for managing the chronic pain experience: An operational model". The defence will take place on Saturday June 15th, 2019 at 12:00 0'clock in S212 Seminaarinmäki, University of Jyväskylä, with opponent Ana Katusic and custos Esa Ala-Ruona. It will be possible to follow the doctoral defence by online stream. Contact Elsa for information on how to log in to view the event. See here for more information about her dissertation:

Level 2 training
Finnish language Level 2 - practitioner certification training - is beginning in December 2019. The training certifies attendees to practice vibroacoustic therapy, giving both theoretical and practical guidance on how to safely and therapeutically deliver low frequency sound vibration combined with music listening. The training comprises lectures, demonstrations, group discussions, and recommended reading and assignments with practical internships between contact teaching hours.

Level II - Vibrac-hoitaja - koulutus alkaa joulukuussa 2019. Opinnoissa perehdytään matalataajuisen äänivärähtelyhoidon teoreettisiin ja kliinisiin kysymyksiin. Koulutuksen avulla voit kehittää erityisasiantuntemustasi sekä lisätä valmiuksiasi käyttää vibroakustista terapiaa/fysioakustista menetelmää työssäsi erilaisten kohderyhmien kanssa.

See Events tab for schedule information / ks. Ajankohtaista.

Registration is done by 18th October 2019 by sending an email to either Jouni Kettunen (, Marko Punkanen (, or Elsa Campbell ( / Ilmoittautuminen: 18.10.2019 mennessä Jouni Kettuselle:; Marko Punkaselle:, tai Elsa Campbellille:

Level I Webinar
Level I training will soon be available as a webinar that can be completed online! Make sure to follow the updates here or on Facebook for the release date.

VIBRAC Skille-Lehikoinen Centre for Vibroacoustic Therapy and Research

VIBRAC is a development, training, and research centre for Vibroacoustic Therapy (VAT). The aim of the centre is to support the development of VAT internationally. The centre has an international advisory board, and serves as a central networking point for VAT clinicians and researchers all over the world.

Organisation The Eino Roiha Foundation in Jyväskylä, Finland, manages the administration of the VIBRAC centre. Additionally, the executive board, core group, advisory board, and scientific committee are involved in the promotion and development of VAT as a growing discipline. See About Us for more information.

This website offers information on the who the coordinators of the centre are and the activities undertaken by the centre's trainers, background, research and training information on the applications of VAT, and upcoming activities, trainings and events.

Training and Research Information
For information on the possibilities of VAT applications and training levels, see Activity.

If you are interested in the training possibilities in VAT, please send a message to: See the Activity tab for more information on the three training levels offered by the VIBRAC Centre and for more information on the upcoming Level I training event taking place on 13.10.2016 at Wanha Walimo, Lahti, Finland.

If you are interested in VAT research, please send a message to:

For general queries or information on upcoming events, please send a message to: