When pain is interfering with your patient’s daily life and activities – it’s defeating.
Your chronic pain patients are tired of hearing “there’s nothing we can do for your pain” and “you’re just going to have to live with it.” This course will expand your tools for managing pain!
You’ll learn how to alter the way the body perceives pain and strategies to reshape pain by using mindfulness. …And much more! Applicable to multiple patient populations, you will be able to utilize the skills you learn immediately.
Alter the Way the Body Perceives Pain with the Brain-Body Connection:
- Body scan meditation (experiential)
- Guided imagery
Transform the Nervous System:
- What is the status of the nervous system?
- Diaphragmatic breathing
- What to do when good nerves go bad
- Improve decision making when dealing with cutaneous nerve entrapments
Satisfy the Physiological NEED to Move:
- Yoga poses for all mobility types
- Stabilization exercises
- Strategies to rebalance myofascial connections
- Restore 3D movement patterns
Joe LaVacca, PT, DPT, OCS, CFSC, FMS, FMT-C, SFMA
- Fascial layers and their impact and role on the CNS
- Differences in fascial receptors and how they impact movement dysfunction
- Breathing exercises and yoga/exercise combinations that ease pain
Betsy Shandalov, OTR /L, C-IAYT, CYKT
- Breathing techniques to activate the parasympathetic nervous system
- Active and restorative yoga poses
- Yoga and meditation to help clients find balance of mind and body
- Changing energy levels to help with pain management
Clyde Boiston, PT, OCS, CMF, TCHI
Sue Dupont, MS, MBA, PT, ATC
Evidence-based Treatments to Restore Movement and Decrease Overall Pain
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BETSY SHANDALOV, OTR /L, C-IAYT, CYKT, has been an Occupational Therapist since 1992. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Occupational Therapy from Boston University. She has presented nationally on multiple topics at the collegiate level to both undergraduate and graduate students in occupation therapy. Ms. Shandalov now treats adults and children in a variety of healthcare and educational settings and treats people privately using yoga as her main therapeutic modality. Her extensive knowledge of disease and disability in a variety of settings combines with her complementary yoga treatment to provide a new level of understanding of how the brain and the immune system work together for natural and therapeutic healing. She continues to lecture around the country educating other healthcare professionals on Integrative Medicine and its benefits.Click here for information about Betsy Shandalov
JOSEPH LaVACCA, PT, DPT, OCS, CFSC, FMS, FMT-C, SFMA, is an experienced outpatient orthopedic clinician who graduated from Sacred Heart University with his Bachelor of Exercise Science Degree in 2008, and his Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2010. He also has certifications in movement screens for both the FMS and SFMA, Functional Strength Coaching, as well as Fascial Movement Taping and Performance Movement Techniques through RockTape. Dr. LaVacca is an Orthopedic Clinical Specialist and has experience in Maitland-Based Manual Treatments, Instrument-Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization, Kinesiology Taping, and movement assessment/performance screening. He is a nationwide speaker and frequently teaches healthcare practitioners about Kinesiology Taping and Movement Assessment Principles.Click here for information about Joseph LaVacca
CLYDE BOISTON, PT, OCS, CMF, TCHI, is a licensed Physical Therapist with over 25 years of clinical experience who has worked in multiple therapy settings including acute care, outpatient orthopedics, and home health. In addition to his continuing clinical work as a PT, he and his wife own and operate Bel Wellness, a mind-body wellness studio in Riverside, CA which offers classes in Tai Chi, Yoga, Pilates, Mindfulness and meditation. Mr. Boiston is a mindfulness teacher and meditation instructor who presents retreats, workshops, and mindful living classes to both corporate and healthcare employers as well as the general community. Mr. Boiston graduated with a BS in PT from California State University Long Beach in 1997 and has been Board Certified as an Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) since 2004.Click here for information about Clyde Boiston
SUE DuPONT, MS, MBA, PT, ATC, is an expert in the field of orthopedics and sports medicine, with over 30 years of experience treating patients and athletes of all ages and activity levels. She holds multiple degrees including a B.S. in Exercise Science/Athletic Training, an M.S. in Biology specializing in Biomechanics, a post-baccalaureate degree in Physical Therapy, and an MBA in Healthcare Management. Ms. DuPont teaches courses nationwide, including courses specifically for seniors on healthy aging and wellness. She is a veteran ACE Certified Fitness Instructor, teaching Pilates, kickboxing, and many other fitness courses for over 20 years. In her clinical practice, she utilizes advanced clinical techniques in manual therapy, taping/strapping, active stabilization, and soft tissue release to improve functional movement patterns.Click here for information about Sue DuPont
We’re that confident you'll find this learning experience to be all that's promised and more than you expected.