COMT-5 Lumbo-pelvic Evaluation and Management - March 2022, Michigan

Course Price

Course Dates

$600

March 13-14, 2022

Location:

Andrews University, Berrien Springs, MI

COMT-5 Lumbo-pelvic Evaluation and Management - March 2022, Michigan

Valerie Coolman

COMT-5 Lumbo-pelvic Evaluation and Management - March 2022, Michigan
COMT-5 Lumbo-pelvic Evaluation and Management - March 2022, Michigan

About the course

DESCRIPTION: This lab intensive course applies clinical reasoning and a comprehensive biomechanical musculoskeletal assessment and examination skills of the lower thoracic and lumbar spines utilized by the physical therapist in the clinical setting. This course will solidify the importance of a thorough subjective examination and specific objective assessment in order for the participant to formulate a provisional differential diagnosis while demonstrating how to rule out serious pathology. Additionally, the participants will demonstrate appropriate treatment and management skills of the lumbar and lower thoracic spine utilized by the physical therapist in the clinical setting management. The course will introduce lumbar spine locking techniques in order to navigate complex lumbar pathologies. This course will demonstrate specific lumbopelvic stabilization and graded mobilization techniques, as well as neuromuscular reeducation and therapeutic exercises to reinforce all manual therapy techniques.

Course Number: PTH 843

Credits / CEU's: 1.5 credits / 2.1 CEU’s

Format: 1 day online (7 hours) with 2 assessments + 2 days onsite (14 hours) = 21 hours

Accelerated Format Option: Andrews University: 4 days back-to-back. Sun-Wed. Register for both Lower Extremity Assessment, Management & Manipulation and Lumbar Spine Assessment and Management together.