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Module IV: Thorax, Cervical Spine & Shoulder Girdle

Prerequisite:
Module I is a required prerequisite for Pilates, Gyrotonic Instructors, Yoga Instructors, Massage Therapists and Dance Educators.

The following licensed health care providers (PT, MD, DO ATC, DC) are welcome to take the Modules in any order.

Offered:

May 20th – 21st, 2018

Learning Objectives:

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

 

Schedule:

Sunday May 20th, 2018

8:00 – 8:30   Registration
8:30 – 9:00   LECTURE – Clinical Considerations of the Cervical Spine in the Dancer
9:00 – 11:00 LAB – Assessment of the Cervical Spine with Manual Treatment
11:00 – 11:15 Break
11:15 – 11:45 LECTURE – Clinical Considerations of the Thoracic Spine and Rib Cage in the Dancer
11:45 – 12:30  LAB – Assessment of the Thoracic Spine & Rib Cage
12:30 – 1:30 Lunch
1:30 – 3:45 LAB – Assessment/Manual Interventions for the Thoracic Spine and Rib Cage
3:45 – 4:00  Break
4:00 – 5:30 LAB – Assessment/Manual Interventions for the Thoracic Spine and Rib Cage

Monday May 21st, 2018

8:00 – 10:00 LECTURE – Current Concepts and Clinical Considerations of the Shoulder Girdle in the Dancer
10:00 – 10:15 Break
10:15 – 12:00 LAB – Evaluation of the Shoulder Girdle/Movement Assessment
12:00 – 12:15 Break
12:15 – 1:00 LECTURE – Muscle Function of the Shoulder Girdle
1:00 – 2:00 Lunch
2:00 – 3:15 LAB – Restoring Function and other Management Strategies of Shoulder Girdle Pathology
3:15-3:30  Break
3:30-4:00  LAB – Self Myofascial release of the Shoulder Girdle and Trunk
4:00 – 5:30 LAB Motor Control Strategies for the Thorax and Shoulder Girdle
5:30 – 5:45 Closing Comments/Q & A

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