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MT-SIJ: Sacroiliac Joint and Pelvis Seminar

(MAPS) Maitland-Australian Physiotherapy Seminars

Format(s):   Live Seminars
Discipline(s):   Physical Therapy / Athletic Training
Contact Hours:   15.25
Registration Fee:   $625

At the conclusion of this course participants will be able to;
Discuss and analyze the biomechanics and gross movement of the sacroiliac joint
Discuss and analyze the biomechanics of the pubic symphysis
Recognize at least three anatomical contributors to form and force closure of the pelvis
Identify and discuss the relationship between lumbar and pelvic stabilization processes
Outline an evidence-based examination process and be able to discuss and/or perform one
Identify and demonstrate at least two treatment methods that restore normal sacroiliac and joint pelvis dysfunction
Compare and contrast at least two selected special tests designed to identify pelvis dysfunction
Recognize and apply at least one muscle energy technique to realign the pelvis
Using evidence, apply at least one stabilization technique that targets the appropriate musculature
Recognize and apply at least two special SIJ/pelvis tests with good diagnostic value

Target Audience
MT-SIJ Course Requirements
Open to PTs, MDs, DOs, PTAs, and ATs. Enrollment limited. Lab clothes required for all sessions

Confirmation Notes
Cancellation policy:
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.

MT-SIJ Course Schedule*
Day 1: 8:00am-5:30pm
Day 2: 8:00am-5:00pm
Times subject to change.*

MT-SIJ: Sacroiliac Joint & Pelvis Seminar (15.25 Direct Contact Hours/2.0 CEUs)
Also open to PTAs and ATs
This 2-day course is an introduction to Evidence-Based assessment and treatment of the SIJ and Pelvis to improve diagnostic and treatment outcomes using current “best evidence” from peer-reviewed published journals. Differential assessment of the Lumbar Spine, Hip, SIJ and Pelvis are taught and practiced. The contribution of form and force closure, biomechanics, pubic symphysis and gross movement of the SIJ are discussed. Best pelvic dysfunction tests are taught and practiced. An extensive reference list is provided. 85% Lab/15% Lecture.
Includes required Home Study course component of approximately 4.5 hours.

Dates and Locations
Register Address:   Decatur/Atlanta Georgia
Dates:   04-27-2024 - 04-28-2024, 8:00AM 5:30PM Eastern


Register Address:   Washington D.C.
Dates:   06-01-2024 - 06-02-2024, 8:00AM 5:30PM Eastern