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Medical Therapeutic Yoga: Foundations for Using Yoga in Integrative & Preventive Medicine

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Format(s):   Home-study
Discipline(s):   Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy
Contact Hours:   7
Registration Fee:   $197


Objectives
At the end of this course the professional will be able to Identify the historic roots of yoga in America. Identify and differentiate between the 15 precepts of professional yoga therapy. Recognize the Pentagon of Wellness and differentiate between the varies sheaths. Identify the science of yoga and its rationale. Recognize how evidence-based research supports the inter-relationship of yoga with medical, psychological, biological and physical science. Identify interventions under each of the 5 points of the Pentagon model. Identify the yogic universal guideposts. Recognize and differentiate between the 8 limbs of yoga guidelines. Identify and differentiate between the 7 Physiological Concepts. Identify the anatomy and physiology for the different states of respiration. Recognize the types of breathing and techniques and the benefits to each. Identify and differentiate between internal and external support in medical yoga postures. Recognize how lumbopelvic stabilization and neurophysiology can be used to improve safety and efficacy in yoga posture practice. Identify the anatomy and physiology of myofascial restriction and release. Identify the guidelines, precautions and contraindications for performing soft tissue mobilization in yoga postures.

Target Audience
Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapist Assistants, Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, and Athletic Trainers.

Description
This Seminar-On-Demand introduces the professional to the use of medical therapeutic yoga in their practice. Attendees begin by learning the historic roots of yoga in America. They are instructed to recognize the Pentagon of Wellness and differentiate between the varies sheaths and identify the science of yoga and its rationale. This course discusses how evidence-based research supports the inter-relationship of yoga with medical, psychological, biological and physical science. The professional also learns to identify the anatomy and physiology for the different states of respiration and recognize the types of breathing and techniques and the benefits to each. Finally, the course discusses the anatomy and physiology of myofascial restriction and release as well as the guidelines, precautions and contraindications for performing soft tissue mobilization in yoga postures.

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Dates:   01-01-2020 - 01-01-2020, 12:00AM 12:00AM
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