Course Date & Time:
Saturday December 3, 2022; 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.
• 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: $250 that includes MFD set.
UCSF Medical Center at Mount Zion
2655 Bush St Suite C-1
San Francisco, CA 94115
San Francisco, CA Level 1 with Full MFD Kit
Please specify first and last name you want printed on your certification upon completing course. Please also include corresponding email. If you are purchasing more than 1 course, please list all attendee names and corresponding emails as well.