In this exciting one day course, Suzy Daw, Integrative Physiotherapist and Movement teacher, explores a range of Physiotherapy techniques specifically adapted for the needs of the massage therapist.
You will gain solid theoretical and hands on techniques that work in clinical practice for the treatment and rehabilitation of pain conditions. You will learn techniques including:
- Effective assessment tools to help attain a differential diagnosis.
- Effective Physiotherapy Mobilisation and accessory techniques to help relieve pain, reduce inflammation, relieve stiffness and help restore normal movement and healing to the musculoskeletal system
- Special Testing; including how to assess for neurological weakness using reflex testing and assessing dermatomes and myotomes
- Rehab exercises for the lumbar spine; learning which exercises are the most appropriate to prescribe in terms of strengthening or stabilisation, increasing range of movement and or using neural glides to mobilise the neural tissue.
This course will explore the common problem area of low back and lumbar spine so will be a useful adjunct tool for treating pathologies such as herniated disc, sciatica, low back pain and many more common client complaints in this area.
This course is most useful for those that have completed the Orthopaedic Assessment and Working with the Spine courses at Jing.
Unfortunately the dates for this class have come and gone, but we are working on next year's schedule - so email us and tell us you are interested, so you can be the first to know of the new dates. Can't wait to hear from you.