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Trigger Point Therapy for Neck & Back Pain

April 17 @10:00 am -2:00 pm

$125

$125 | 4 CEUs 
With Dena Gold, LAc, LMT

Registration Deadline: 4/14/2020 at 10am.
Please note: Online registration may end prior to the registration deadline. If you are registering last minute or need help with registration, please call 518-489-4026.


Course Description:
This course is an introduction to trigger point therapy in the neck and back. Students will learn how to identify and treat common trigger points and their referral patterns found there. It will also discuss the patterns of posture and activities that lead to pain and active trigger points.


Objectives: 

1) Students will identify common trigger point locations and their associated referral patterns in the neck and back.

2) Students will demonstrate how to assess and palpate for the presence of trigger points in the neck, back, and related tissues.

3) Students will explain and then demonstrate how to release trigger points with manual therapy.

4) Students will list the indications and contraindications of trigger point therapy.


About the Instructor:

Dena Gold is a licensed acupuncturist and massage therapist. She holds masters degrees in both acupuncture and Chinese herbology, and is committed to furthering her skills with continuing education. Some of her specific areas of interest are women’s health, pain management, psychoemotional concerns, transgender health, and fatigue syndromes, however she treats a wide array of complaints beyond this in her practice. She is also passionate about translation and East Asian medical/religious philosophy.

Details

Date:
April 17
Time:
10:00 am -2:00 pm
Early Bird Rate:
$125
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.schedulicity.com/scheduling/CFNWED

Organizer

CNWSMT Continuing Education
Phone:
(518) 489-4026
Email:
rsavageau@cnwsmt.com
Website:
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CE Hours
4
Instructors
Dena Gold

Venue

Center For Natural Wellness School Of Massage Therapy
3 Cerone Commercial Drive
Albany, NY 12205 United States
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Phone:
(518) 489-4026

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Center For Natural Wellness
School Of Massage Therapy
3 Cerone Commercial Drive
Albany, NY 12205
Administrative Office: (518) 489-4026
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