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MT-1: Essential Peripheral Seminar

Maitland-Australian Physiotherapy Seminars (MAPS)

Format(s):   Live Seminars
Discipline(s):   Physical Therapy
Contact Hours:   20.7
Registration Fee:   $650

Course participants upon completion will be able to:
  • Differentiate between normal and abnormal resistance to passive movement using accessory & physiological examination/treatment techniques.
  • Properly apply four grades of passive movement to peripheral joints.
  • Understand and apply Maitland's clinical reasoning model, including eight clinical hypothesis categories per M. Jones and D. Rivett.
  • Apply principles of treating pain & stiffness as per Maitland and other manual P.T.s.
  • Select the most effective treatment & examination techniques for the peripheral patient based upon clinical assessment rather than theoretical protocols.
  • Develop skills in differential assessment and diagnosis.
  • Develop the ability to quickly and effectively treat patients with orthopedic conditions.

    Target Audience
    Open to PTs, MDs, DOs, OTs. Enrollment limited. Lab clothes required for all sessions

    Confirmation Notes
    CEU INFO: 21 Direct Hours/ 3.1 CEUs
    Refunds: Refunds are available, less a $100 cancellation fee, if a written request is received by MAPS no later than 30 days prior to the course start date. No refunds will be given after that date. No refunds are available for the COMT Exam, Symposium, or MT-A. Any course cancelled by MAPS will be refunded in full. All refunds are issued in the form of a check, which are generally issued within two weeks of the refund request.
    Transfers: Participants may request to change the course for which they have registered up until the transfer deadline, which is two weeks prior to the course date. Transfers are not allowed after the transfer deadline. The initial transfer of any single course registration is complimentary, but any additional transfers beyond the initial are subject to a $50 Transfer Fee.
    Letters of Credit: Letters of Credit (LOC) are available up until the transfer deadline. LOCs may be used to attend a MAPS course at a later date and are valid for 12 months. A $50 fee will be due upon re-registration.
    Illness or Emergency: In the event of severe illness or other emergency, you must notify MAPS at 1-800-828-0738 of your absence no later than 14 days after the scheduled course date to request a transfer or letter of credit. Please be prepared to submit written proof of your emergency. Re-registration fees may apply. Unexplained absences will result in forfeiture of the course registration fee 14 days following the course completion date.
    M.A.P.S. is not responsible for non-refundable airline tickets or hotel reservations.

    MT-1 Course Schedule*
    Day 1: 12:30pm-8:00pm
    Day 2: 8:00am-6:00pm
    Day 3: 8:00am-2:00pm
    Times subject to change*

    MT-1: Essential Peripheral Seminar (20.7 Direct Contact Hours/3.1 CEUs)
    Introduction to Maitland-Australian orthopedic manual therapy, focusing on the effective assessment and treatment of the Upper and Lower Limbs. Highly specific subjective & objective physical examination techniques are taught. Methods of treatment practiced extensively in lab sessions for both limbs including: Shoulder (Gleno/Humeral, Scapulo/Thoracic, and Clavicular articulations), Elbow, Wrist, Hand, Hip, Knee, and the Ankle-Foot complex.
    Includes required Home Study course component of approximately 10.7 hours.

    Dates and Locations
    Register Address:   Washington D.C.
    Dates:   10-23-2021 - 10-24-2021, 12:00AM 12:00AM Eastern


    Register Address:   Chicago Illinois
    Dates:   11-13-2021 - 11-14-2021, 12:00AM 12:00AM