Sat, Aug 03 | Syracuse

A Hands-On Approach to Low Back and Neck Pain

Elevate your assessment and treatment skills in this hands-on workshop for common low back and neck injuries. Trigger point acupuncture, palpation skills, orthopedic testing, observational skill, range of motion assessment, and clinical anatomy are heavily emphasized.
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A Hands-On Approach to Low Back and Neck Pain

Time & Location

Aug 03, 2019, 9:00 AM – Aug 04, 2019, 5:00 PM
Syracuse, Syracuse, NY, USA

About The Event

To register visit:

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Course Description:

This 2-day workshop will provide participants with the fundamentals needed to assess, treat, and prevent a variety of common injuries to the low back and neck. The course will consist of lecture, demonstration, and hands-on practice integrating a variety of physical examination and acupuncture techniques. Participants can expect to gain proficiency in clinical anatomy, palpation, range of motion assessment, orthopedic testing, and trigger point needling.

Course Outline:

Day 1:

9:00 – 9:30 AM: Introduction, Orthopedic and Trigger Point Acupuncture Basics

9:30 – 10:00 AM: Clinical Anatomy of the Lumbosacral Region

10:00 – 11:00 AM: Inspection and Range of Motion (ROM) Assessment

11:00 – 12:30 AM: Lumbar Orthopedic Testing, Demonstration, and Practice

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12:30 – 1:30 PM: LUNCH BREAK

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1:30 – 2:30 PM: Muscle Assessment, Palpation, and Trigger Point Acupuncture Needling Demonstration

2:30– 5:00 PM: Supervised Practice: Assessment, Palpation, and Needling Technique for Trigger Points

of the Lumbosacral Region

Day 2:

9:00 – 9:30 AM: Clinical Anatomy of the Cervical Region

9:30 – 10:00 AM: Inspection of the Cervical Region

10:00 – 11:00 AM: Cervical Range of Motion (ROM) Assessment

11:00 – 12:30 PM: Cervical Orthopedic Testing, Demonstration, and Practice

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12:30 – 1:30 PM: LUNCH BREAK

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1:30 – 2:30 PM: Muscle Assessment, Palpation, and Trigger Point Acupuncture Needling Demonstration

2:30– 5:00 PM: Supervised Practice: Assessment, Palpation, and Needling Technique for Trigger Points

of the Cervical Region