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Muscle Energy Lumbar Spine, SI Joint & Pelvis- Home Study 7.5 Hrs. CE

Faculty: Theresa A. Schmidt, PT,DPT,MS,OCS,LMT,CEAS,CHy Course Description Muscle Energy Technique (MET) is an evidence-based manual therapy intervention for correcting often painful mobility impairments and activity restrictions related to the lumbopelvic region.  Restore proper biomechanics and functional movement for the low back and pelvis, without forceful manipulation. Precise muscle contractions and positions are used to normalize …

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Integrated Neuromuscular Re-Education: Home Study- 1.5 Hrs. CE

Integrated Neuromuscular Re-Education: Muscle Energy Therapy & Positional Release Faculty: Theresa A. Schmidt, PT,DPT,MS,OCS,LMT,CEAS,CHy Course Description What can you do to manage those irritating trigger points? How can you facilitate better flexibility in just minutes? Learn a highly efficient, hands-on approach to correction of mobility impairments, using an updated integration of positional release/strain-counterstain and muscle …

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Myofascial Release Clinical Apps: Home Study- 4 Hrs. CE

Myofascial Release Clinical Apps- Home Study 4 hrs. CE Faculty: Theresa A. Schmidt, PT,DPT,MS,OCS,LMT,CEAS,CHy Course Description Patients often present challenging symptoms which may be remote from the apparent area of injury, with referred pain, trigger points, stiffness, weakness and abnormal sensitivity, due to myofascial dysfunction. Myofascial restrictions do not appear on x-rays, MRIs, or exams. …

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Geriatric Balance & Fall Prevention- Home Study 2 Hrs. CE

Faculty: Theresa A. Schmidt, PT,DPT,MS,OCS,LMT,CEAS,CHy Course Description As our population ages, the incidence of injuries and even deaths from falling is rising.  What can we do to address this issue as health care providers? Our interventions can make a difference. Identify the physiological aspects of balance and how the aging process affects balance. Review of …

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Flex-Ability: Muscle Energy/PNF Stretching 1.5 hrs. CE

By: Theresa A. Schmidt, PT,DPT,MS,OCS,LMT,CEAS,CHy Course Description With the time spent working and using technology, who has time to stretch these days? As people become less active and time marches on, the body tends to stiffen, resulting in reduced flexibility, painful movements and limited functional performance. Specialized stretching techniques make it easy to restore mobility …

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Geriatric Massage- Home Study 1.5 hrs. CE

Geriatric Massage & Manual Therapy Promote Functional Outcomes through Touch By: Theresa A. Schmidt, DPT,MS,OCS,LMT,CEAS Course Description As the elderly population grows, there is an increasing need for skilled hands-on care to address the challenges of aging. Therapeutic massage has proven to be beneficial in reducing some of the symptoms of medical conditions associated with …

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Positional Release- Home Study 1.5 Hrs. CE

Positional Release for Trigger Points & Tension By Theresa A. Schmidt, PT,DPT,MS,OCS,LMT,CEAS Course Description Many people suffer with painful myofascial trigger points as the result of stress, tension, and injury. Learn about the nature of trigger points, (TPs) and how abnormal neurophysiological reflexes contribute to painful muscle tension and mobility impairments. Positional release (PRT) interventions …

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Evidence-Based Myofascial / Craniosacral Interventions- Home Study 4 Hrs. CE

Faculty: Theresa A. Schmidt, PT,DPT,MS,OCS,LMT,CEAS,CHy Course Description Fascial impairments contribute to pain, limited mobility and functional disability.  Review physiology of the craniosacral fascial systems, assessment and interventions for 3-D transverse fascial planes, and the body’s craniosacral/fascial relationships.  Practice craniosacral and fascial releases to release abnormal tension including sacral, frontal, parietal, temporal, occipital and mandibular releases. …

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Chronic Pain 2 Hrs. CE

Chronic Pain: Managing Fibromyalgia & Myofascial Pain By Theresa A. Schmidt, PT,DPT,MS,OCS,LMT,CEAS ©2019 Educise PC Course Description Are you comfortable with treating patients who have chronic musculoskeletal pain? Many are misdiagnosed, may be addicted to opiate drugs, or have lost hope for change.  Clinicians face multiple challenges in examination and in selection of effective interventions. …

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Cupping Therapy Intro: 6 Hrs.

Cupping Therapy: Intro Faculty: Theresa A. Schmidt, PT,DPT,MS,OCS,LMT,CEAS,CHY,DD COURSE DESCRIPTION Myofascial Cupping therapy is a centuries-old method for managing medical conditions, based on traditional Asian medicine. Reap the benefits of modern cupping therapy to release scar tissue and fascial adhesions, manage trigger points and spasm, improve circulation and relieve pain. Many clinical conditions may benefit …

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