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A comprehensive workbook accompanies the day and a certificate of attendance is awarded. In addition to this, we automatically and informally assess all attendees. This ensures that you have reached a good understanding of the subject and are able to apply techniques safely and effectively. What you?ll learn: Want to know why clients get neck and back pain? After revising the anatomy and physiology of the vertebral column Jane Johnson, Chartered Physiotherapist, will help you to identify and explain the pathology of common back and neck problems. You?ll be getting active, applying and receiving a variety of treatments for specific problems. *How to identify common areas of spinal pain *Carry out a treatment plan for kyphosis (rounded shoulders) *Carry out a treatment plan for low back pain *Apply a range of advanced back massage techniques through a towel, on dry skin and with oil. *How to namenumber every vertebrae in the spine *How to identify spinous processes *How to locate C6 and C7 and know roughly where to find L4 on a client *How to identify common areas of spinal pain *Understand why pain occurs in these areas *Understand the difference between kyphosis, lordosis and scoliosis *To carry out a treatment plan for kyphosis *To carry out a treatment plan for sub-acute whiplash *To carry out a treatment plan for torticolliswry neck *To carry out a treatment plan for low back pain *To perform effective passive spinal stretches *To demonstrate effective active spinal stretches *To perform Soft Tissue Release on levator scapulae *To perform safe PNF stretches to erector spinae *To apply a range of advanced back massage techniques through a towel, on dry skin and with oil. Prerequisites: Formal qualification in body massage or sports massage. What do I need to bring? A couch and massage supplies for the practical session.

A comprehensive workbook accompanies the day and a certificate of attendance is awarded. In addition to this, we automatically and informally assess all attendees. This ensures that you have reached a good understanding of the subject and are able to apply techniques safely and effectively. What you?ll learn: Want to know why clients get neck and back pain? After revising the anatomy and...

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