NYCTCM in collaboration with Hands-On Seminars presents an essential 2-day seminar with immediate clinical applications teaching the most successful approaches for the evaluation and treatment of MyoFascial Pain & Musculoskeletal Dysfunction.
DR. KOSTOPOULOS’ MYOFASCIAL TRIGGER POINT THERAPY
By Dimitrios Kostopoulos, PT, Ph.D., D.Sc.
14 CEUs for both days of the seminar (1/31 & 2/7/2010)
Day 1: 01/31/2010 , Sunday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Introduction to MyoFascial Pain - Cervical & Lumbar Spine Problems
Day 2: 02/07/2010 Sunday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Problems of the Shoulder-Elbow-Hand-Hip-Knee & Foot
Speaker: Dimitrios Kostopoulos, PT, Ph.D., D.Sc.
Specializing in Manual Therapy & Pain Management
Location: NYCTCM Room 106 155 First Street Mineola, NY 11501
NCCAOM PDA Points: 14 total, 7 for each day.
Fee: $195 for students, $295 for NYCTCM Alumni, $425 for acupuncturists & other health care professionals (fee is for both days of the seminar)
REGISTER BY JAN. 23 & HEALTH PROVIDERS GET $100 OFF, STUDENTS & ALUMNI GET $50 OFF.
The course is open to Acupuncturists, Medical Doctors, Physical & Occupational Therapists, Massage Therapists, PTAs, OTAs, ATCs, RNs, DCs and other health care providersCOURSE OBJECTIVES: Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to: • Discuss the diagnosis and treatment of Myofascial Dysfunction. • Demonstrate how to diagnostically choose the proper muscle systems to work with. • Demonstrate how to create their own Myofascial Treatment Protocols which include Trigger Point therapy, Muscle Strengthening Programs, Myofascial Stretching Exercises, and Proprioceptive Training. • Demonstrate how to effectively treat acute and chronic pain problems.
Demonstrate the techniques immediately after the seminar. This is a promise!
Day 1: Introduction to MyoFascial Trigger Point Therapy along with evaluation and intervention techniques for: Neck Pain, Low Back Pain, Radiculopathy, Herniated Discs. Learn how to evaluate and effectively treat patients with the above conditions.
Day 2: The course builds upon the previous session and further discusses evaluation and treatment methods for Shoulder pathology, Frozen Shoulder, Tennis Elbow, Golfer’s Elbow, Fractures, Wrist and Hand problems, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Hip Dysfunction, Knee osteoarthritis, Shin splint pain, Foot conditions, Plantarfasciitis and more.
Learn while earning CEUs with the 2009 NYTCM Continuing Education Seminar Series. REGISTER NOW!
To Register, go to the NYCTCM CEU page, download the registration form and send it in with your payment at least 10 days before the seminar.