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Modalities for Massage and Bodywork Module 3: Craniosacral & Neuromuscular Therapy, Deep Tissue Massage
Discipline(s): Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy
Contact Hours: 5
Registration Fee: $83
1. Identify 7 listening stations to be used for a general evaluation of the craniosacral system.
2. Identify and differentiate between the flexion and extension phase of the craniosacral rhythm.
3. Define energy cysts.
4. List 6 contraindications of craniosacral therapy.
5. Identify and differentiate between central and attachment trigger points.
6. Recognize 10 characteristics of European NMT protocols.
7. List 6 summaries of rehabilitation sequencing.
8. Identify 6 guidelines when addressing most myofascial tissue problems.
9. Identify and differentiate between a contraction, spasm and contracture.
10. Identify and differentiate between an active trigger point, latent trigger point, primary trigger point, satellite trigger point and a key trigger point.
11. Recognize how to treat an attachment trigger point if inflammation is suspected.
12. List 3 questions frequently used to guide a session of communication during therapy.
Massage Therapists, Physical Therapists, Physical Therapy Assistants, Occupational Therapists, and Occupations Therapy Assistants
Chapter 4. Craniosacral Therapy - John Upledger with Sharon Desjarlais
Chapter 10. Neuromuscular Therapy & Deep Tissue Massage - Judith Walker Delany
Chapter 20. Trigger Point Release - Judith Walker Delany
This course utilizes text from the softback textbook by Elaine Stillerman, LMT “Modalities for Massage and Bodywork” ©2008. Gain a better understanding of the top modalities in massage practice with expert insight and a balanced, user-friendly approach. This current, consistently organized resource distills a wealth of information on 21 popular massage modalities into easy-to-read overviews detailing the essential principles behind each therapy.
Dates and Locations
01-01-2020 - 01-01-2020, 12:00AM 12:00AM