Course Date & Time:

Saturday April 29, 2023; 10:30am-4:30pm

 

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

 

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

 

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.

Recommended: Basic course in manual therapy, understanding of end feel; tissue texture changes.

 

CEU approved course California PT board, NCBTMB, and BOC; 8 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

 

Course cost includes a 15 piece pneumatic cup set to take with you.

 

**Student discount: $270 that includes MFD set.

 

Clinic Address: 

Motion PT Midtown East

160 East 56th Street
New York, NY 10022

 

This course is approved for CEU's certified through the New York State Physical Therapy Board. This course can be found on the NY PT Board's list of approved providers under the following information:

University California San Francisco Dept. Physical Therapy & Bay Area Sports Performance
1500 Owens Street, Suite 400
San Francisco, CA 94158
Telephone: (916) 501-7177
Web Address: https://ptrehab.ucsf.edu/continuing-education010
**Effective Date: June 20, 2017

New York, NY Level 1 with Full MFD Kit

$395.00Price
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