Saturday, March 24th 2012
Sunday, March 25th 2012
1.5 CEU (pending)
Optional third day
Saturday, April 28th 2012
.7 CEU (pending)
Sacramento State: PT Dept, Solano Hall, Room 3003
California Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy
Special Interest Group (COMPTSIG)
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Do you want to be:
· exposed to techniques that will quickly enhance your patient outcomes?
· confident when determining which patients will benefit from Grade V Mobilizations?
· taught in an environment with enough lab time to adequately learn Grade V’s?
· confident, effective and proficient when choosing and performing Grade V Mobilizations?
Then this course is for YOU. Learn Grade V Mobilization techniques and be able to immediately apply them to your patients
Andrew Brenan, PT, OCS
Andrew is a graduate of the Kaiser Hayward PT
Fellowship in Advanced Orthopedic Manual Therapy
and has been teaching manual therapy long and
short term courses since 1994. He is currently a
clinical specialist at Kaiser South Sacramento in the
outpatient orthopedic department. He has
taught this Grade V course with Clare since 2007
Clare Lewis MSPT, MPH, PsyD, MTC, FAAOMPT
Clare is a certified manual therapist from the
StanleyParis Institute and is a professor at CSU Sacramento teaching the orthopedic class for the last 11 years. She practices at Remedy Rehab doing orthopedic
outpatient manual therapy. Clare also holds
doctorates in clinical psychology & organizational
PT schools across Californiaare teaching all grades of joint mobilization. Learn, practice
and integrate spinal and peripheral GPM-V
techniques into your practice!
How is this course different than the others?
· We offer a low student:teacher ratio
· There is ample practice time with ALL techniques
· You’ll receive detailed feedback to effectively refine your handling skills
· Our intent is to help build your confidence!
· Extensively detailed notebook (including pictures, case studies & evidence)
· Clinical reasoning on how to have immediate success with the techniques
In this course you will learn:
· Indications and contraindications for use of GPM-V techniques
· Selected techniques for the thoracic, lumbar spine, and peripheral joints
· Current evidence underlying GPM-V techniques
· Common pitfalls in technique implementation
· Clinical reasoning for technique selection and progression
· Strategies for addressing clinical reasoning problems of clinicians and students
· Legislative issues affecting PT practice
● Current practice in an orthopedic PT setting
● Prior exposure or course work in manual therapy
Registration deadline is March 14th 2012.
Tuition includes notebook.
Sponsors reserve the right to cancel and return payments in the event of insufficient enrollment.
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