Course Information

Course Information

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City: Sherwood Park, AB  Dates: Feb 1 – 4, 2018
Type: Part C Course #: CA18C002
Instructor: Anja Franz
PT., Dip. MDT
Course Cost:
*Seq Crs / Early Pay:
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Strathcona Community Hospital
9000 Emerald Drive
Sherwood Park, AB T8H 0J3
Cosponsor: Nalin Fernando
Strathcona Community Hospital

*Sequential Course, Early Registration/Early Pay Cost

Schedule and Other Important Information (if applicable)

Eligibility Part A or higher. This is a 4 day course. This course does not have an online component. The schedule for this course will be as follows: Day 1 (Thu) 10am-7pm, Day 2 (Fri) 8am-5.30pm, Day 3 (Sat) 7.45am-5pm, Day 4 (Sun) 7.45am-3.00pm. Refreshments during break periods will be supplied. Lunch will be at your own expense. Registering early does not mean paying early. Register early and reserve your place on the course. Payments for the course are processed 4 weeks prior to the course date.

Course Outline includes: Advanced knowledge and skills to more effectively achieve centralization of pain and recovery of function * More complex lumbar patient demonstrations, analysis and discussion * Advanced clinical reasoning, case studies * Refinement of hands-on skills: direction-specific overpressure and mobilization * Enhanced patient empowerment skills * Differentiating lumbar, sacroiliac and hip problems * Technique practice and clinician confidence with hands-on procedures * How to use MDT to comprehensively assess lower extremity disorders * Introduction of MDT assessment and treatment for hip, knee, ankle/foot * Differentiating mechanical pain from red flags and serious pathologies * Enhanced exercise prescription confidence for the spine and lower extremities * Lower extremity patient demonstrations, analysis, and discussion