Orthopedics: Peripheral Nervous System

SKU OP-PERI-NS-Online Category

USD $72.97

Assessment and treatments for common nerve compressions and injuries

This course is for any massage therapist or bodyworker wanted to expand their knowledge on the peripheral nervous system and the associated pathologies:

  • Learn 9 different peripheral nervous system conditions
  • Learn to perform a detailed assessment, and how to create a treatment and management plan for each one
  • 15 modules with great illustrations and some quizzes along the way
  • For each pathology we will go through an introduction, causes, symptoms, assessment, appropriate treatment techniques, home care and contraindications
  • Receive a Certificate with successful completion
  • CMTBC – Approved for 1PD Credit
  • CMTO – 2.5 Category A
  • MTAS – 6 Primary Credits

Description

Orthopedics: Peripheral Nervous System Online Course
Assessment and treatments for common nerve compressions and injuries

This course is for any massage therapist or bodyworker wanted to expand their knowledge on the peripheral nervous system and the associated pathologies:

  • Learn 9 different peripheral nervous system conditions
  • Learn to perform a detailed assessment, and how to create a treatment and management plan for each one
  • 15 modules with great illustrations and some quizzes along the way
  • For each pathology we will go through an introduction, causes, symptoms, assessment, appropriate treatment techniques, home care and contraindications
  • Receive a Certificate with successful completion
  • CMTBC – Approved for 1PD Credit
  • CMTO – 2.5 Category A
  • MTAS – 6 Primary Credits

 

This course is self-paced and provided online so you can learn the material at times that are convenient for you.  All of the written information is yours to print off, or save as a document on your computer which can make a great reference for your practice.

Duration: Approximately 7+ hours

Pathologies covered include:

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Sciatica
  • Piriformis Syndrome
  • Bell’s Palsy
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Radial & Ulnar Nerve Lesions
  • Meralgia Paresthetica
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia

 

Instructors: Sarah Lewis

Dr. Nikita Vizniak, RMT, DC — Dr. Vizniak has been teaching and tutoring students to write and pass practical and standardized exams for over 20 years (premed/dental/pharm, chiro, kin, massage naturopathic, physio etc.), and understands how to give you the confidence and skill set you need to become a top tier performer. Want even more? Consult with him 1 on 1 or in a small group here.

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