Module II: Foot, Ankle, and Knee

Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this program, the participant will be able to:

Course Outline:

Day 1:

8:00-8:30 am Registration
830-9:00 am Introduction to the Foot & Ankle
9:00-10:30 am LAB: Surface Palpation of the Foot & Ankle
10:30-10:50 am Break
10:50- 12:30 pm LAB: Assessment of Alignment, Strength & Motor Control of the Foot & Ankle
12:30-1:30 pm Lunch
1:30-2:15 pm LAB: Assessment of Alignment, Strength & Motor Control of the Foot & Ankle
2:15-3:30 pm Lecture: Ligamentous injury and Instability in the Dancer
3:30-3:50 Break
3:50-5:30 LAB: Ligament Stress Testing, Taping of the Foot & Ankle

Day 2:

8:30 – 9:30 Lecture: Ankle Impingement in the Dancer
9:30-10:30 Lecture: Stress Fractures in the Dancer
10:30-10:50 Break
10:50-12:30 LAB: Joint mobility Assessment, Mobilization/Manipulation of the Foot & Ankle
12:30-1:30 Lunch
1:30-2:30 Tendinopathy in the Dancer
2:30-3:45 LAB: Joint mobility Assessment, Mobilization/Manipulation of the Foot & Ankle
3:45-4:05 Break
4:00-5:15 Lecture/LAB: Clinical Significance of the Knee including manual therapy intervention, neuromuscular re-education and therapeutic exercise
5:15 -5:30 Closing Comments/ Q&A

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