Sat, Sep 30|
Washington Wellness PT & Sportscare
COMT-5 Lumbo-Pelvic Evaluation and Management
Laura von Wullerstorff September 30 & October 1, 2023
Time & Location
Sep 30, 8:00 AM – Oct 01, 5:00 PM
Washington Wellness PT & Sportscare, Washington Wellness Physical Therapy & Sportscare 25 Massachusetts Ave NW suite c 500, Washington, DC 20001
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.
1.5 credits / 2.1 CEU’s
1 day online (7 hours) with 2 assessments + 2 days onsite (14 hours) = 21 hours.