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  • Toronto, Ontario Level 1 with Full MFD Kit

    Myofascial Decompression (MFD) Techniques: Increased efficiency of motion through fascial mobility and neuromuscular re-education


    Date: Saturday, Setpember 14, 2024

    Time: 10:30am-4:30pm

    Location: The Centre for Sport and Recreation Medicine, 777 Bay St., Toronto Ontario M5G2C8 Canada


    Step into the world of Myofascial Decompression (MFD) Techniques in our signature "What the Cup?" course. This dynamic workshop explores skin/fascia properties, trigger points, and the strategic use of negative pressure tools. Unleash the power of fascial mobility and neuromuscular re-education, optimizing motion efficiency.


    Who can take the course: PT, ATC, LMT, PTA, OT, MD, DO, LAc, and other health care professionals.


    Pre-Requisites: Proof of licensure or certification. We recommend completing a basic course in manual therapy and an understanding of end feel and tissue texture changes.


    CEU approved course for California PT board, NCBTMB, and BOC; 8 contact hours. Approved by the Canadian Athletic Therapists Association for 3.2 contact hours.


    Course Objectives:

    • Understand the properties skin/fascia and its interface with the musculoskeletal and neurologic systems.
    • Understand histological subunits of myofascial layers, trigger points, common referred pain patterns, fascial lines, and Janda’s concepts.
    • Understand precautions and contraindications when using negative pressure tools; documentation and billing
    • Demonstrate appropriate and effective handling when using negative pressure with movment in lab settings with competency


    *An online didactic review portion will be required before attending the course. The time requirement for the self-paced session is approximately 2 hours.


    The course cost includes a 15-piece pneumatic cup set to take with you.


    **Student discount: $275 that includes MFD set.


    What's Next? Level Up Your Learning! 
    We highly encourage students to explore the Myofascial Decompression Level 1 & 2 courses in tandem or within close proximity. Level 2 seamlessly builds upon the foundational knowledge from Level 1, offering a thorough grasp of MFD science and principles, incorporating pressure-specific concepts and multimodal labs for a dynamic approach. Upon Level 2 completion, students unlock eligibility for MFDc Certification—a testament to their advanced proficiency.


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