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Topic: Postural Treatment Techniques
Instructor: Rober Libbey, RMT
Robert is a Registered Massage Therapist who has been practicing since 1994. He teaches Ligamentous Articular Strain Techniques across Canada and Online and is the creator of the Ligament Pain Referral Pattern posters. Robert’s articles have been published in the Journal of Prolotherapy, Massage Therapy Canada and Massage Matters Magazines. From 2001-2008, he taught Orthopedic and Neurological Assessment at the West Coast College of Massage Therapy.
If you are looking to change your perception on posture, if you are looking to change how you communicate with your patients, if you are looking for the most up to date research based information pertaining to posture, then this is the course for you!
Together, we’ll discuss the Biopsycholosocial model and challenge some preconceived perceptions pertaining to posture.
Not only will you walk away thinking and communicating differently about posture, but you will learn to recognize when and when not to focus on modifying a patients posture. You’ll also enhance your skills by learning strategic mechanoreceptor specific manual therapy techniques intent on modifying habitual positions by targeting the nervous system.
Lets start cultivating body awareness and improving functional positioning in our patients.
Come to the course wearing comfortable clothing. These techniques are considered “clothes on” techniques. Tank tops and shorts are appropriate.
Be prepared to have multiple techniques applied to the anterior neck, chest and abdomen.
Please bring any sheets or draping material you need to feel comfortable while receiving treatment.
- Instruction of precise, specific and easy to understand and preform techniques to incorporate into you practice immediately.
- Personalized printed and bound instructional course manual including detailing descriptions and images of the techniques.
- Discount on purchase of Ligament Pain Referral posters.
- 7 PE/A2 CMTBC CEC’s.
Space is limited, please RSVP with Pia, [email protected], by Sept. 9th to reserve your spot.
We hope to see you there!
Looking for a career in healthcare and an educational experience that provides you with the knowledge, skills and confidence to be a successful therapist, while making friends and colleagues for life? You may want to consider WCCMT known and renowned for providing North America’s best choice in registered massage therapy education. Both Rosemary Forst, an Award Winning Graduate, and Amy Van Sickle, alumni and instructor at WCCMT, are more than happy to share their very positive experiences at WCCMT, as both student and Instructor.
Rosemary was awarded the Harry Goldstein Award and was also Valedictorian for her 2015 graduating class. She especially appreciated the hands-on nature of the program and the College’s exceptional outreach program which she describes as “fun and exciting”. Starting with the warm welcome she received on her first day at WCCMT, she feels she has made friends and colleagues for life.
Amy Van Sickle, alumni and instructor at the New Westminster Campus since 2012, also appreciates and sincerely values the exceptional RMT training program WCCMT offers. As a student, she was so impressed with the program that she decided to return to WCCMT as a member of our teaching faculty. For Amy teaching at WCCMT brings her a wonderful sense of satisfaction and fulfillment as she watches students’ progress through the program and develop into successful and confident therapists.
Entering into a new program can be stressful and a little unnerving so having a warm and welcoming environment that feels like a community, is definitely a benefit. WCCMT programs have flexible start dates, so there is no time like the present to begin exploring your future options as an RMT!
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