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Providing quality continuing education for healthcare professionals since 1990.

Safer Pain Relief Summit

Safer Pain Relief Summit

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Safer Pain Relief Summit Course Description

The Safer Pain Relief Summits bring you together with thought leaders in the hands-on healthcare market. Throughout the weekend, you will learn the variety of tools available to safely tackle your patients greatest complaint – pain. Identifying, rehabilitating and preventing musculoskeletal dysfunctions is not only a primary component of pain management, but is fundamental to facilitate and reinforce proper movement patterns. To support your efforts to become an expert in movement and pain relief, we have created a weekend-long continuing education course. A team of instructors with a variety of backgrounds will bring you the research along with hands-on application for a variety of tools to include; IASTM, kinesiology taping, elastic resistance training, and alternative methods for pain relief. Each topic will be presented with an overview of the research and evidence combined with hands-on lab time allowing for participants to see a variety of approaches to pain relief that can be easily integrated into their everyday practice. With research as your foundation, you can position yourself as the first means to pain relief within your community.

Attend our pre-conference business strategies meeting to hear from leading clinical business owners on ways in which they position their clinic as a wellness resource for pain relief within their community. This lecture is not approved for continuing education.

COURSE OBJECTIVES:

  1. Recognize and describe the multidisciplinary roles in a patient’s plan of care in educating, treating and managing pain levels.
  2. Identify effective and alternative techniques that have evidence based support for treating pain.
  3. Identify the theories and science behind myofascial therapy and IASTM.
  4. Demonstrate appropriate myofascial techniques, to include IASTM, for a variety of pathologies and dysfunctions.
  5. Describe and identify the research behind kinesiology taping to be able to identify parameters for application.
  6. Demonstrate appropriate application of various kinesiology taping techniques independently.
  7. Describe the research behind elastic resistance and be able to identify similar outcomes between elastic and isotonic resistance.
  8. Demonstrate elastic resistance techniques that can be used in an effective home program for pain management.
  9. Describe and explain alternative therapies available for pain relief.
  10. Describe the research for alternative therapies and identify parameters for application.

GENERAL SCHEDULE

Friday – Day 1

  • 3:00 – 6:00 Pre-Conference Business Strategies
    Clinical business owners present their keys to success in positioning your clinic as a wellness resource for pain relief within your community
  • 6:00 – 7:00 Registration for Safer Pain Relief Summit
    Refreshments with Appetizers
  • 7:00 – 8:00 The Science of Pain Relief
  • 8:00 – 8:30 Keynote Speaker
  • 8:00 – 9:00 Meet and Greet with Instructors

Saturday – Day 2

  • 6:30 – 7:30 Registration and Breakfast
  • 7:30 – 8:30 Introduction to Myofascial Therapy
  • 7:00 – 8:30 – 9:30 Myofascial Lab
    Multi-tool introduction with treatment techniques on various pathologies
  • 9:30 – 9:45 Break
  • 9:45 – 11:15 Myofascial Lab
    Myofascial rolling with massage / foam rolling
    Multidisciplinary approaches to myofascial therapy
  • 11:15 – 11:30 Break
  • 11:30 – 12:30 Introduction to Kinesiology Taping
  • 12:30 – 1:00 Lunch (Provided)
  • 1:00 – 3:00 Kinesiology Taping Lab
  • 3:00 – 3:15 Break
  • 3:15 – 3:45 Science of Cryotherapy & Topicals
  • 3:45 – 4:15 Science of Elastic Resistance
  • 4:14 – 5:45 Elastic Resistance Lab
  • 5:45 – 7:00 Roundtable with Instructors
    Refreshments and Appetizers

Sunday – Day 3

  • 8:00 – 10:00 Advances Therapeutic Alternatives in Pain Management Lecture/Demonstration
    Discipline specific breakouts available
  • 10:00 – 10:15 Break
  • 10:15 – 12:15 Advanced Therapeutic Alternatives in Pain Management Lecture/Demonstration
    Discipline specific breakouts available

SAFER PAIN RELIEF SUMMIT

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