Spinal Manipulations for Larger Patient (Video)

In the manual therapy video below, NAIOMT’s Stacy Soappman, PT, DSc, COMT, FAAOMPT provides some strategies for performing spinal manipulations on patients larger than yourself. These tips are also great for protecting your body when working long days in the clinic. For more manual therapy expertise with Stacy, join her for Cervical Spine II September 24-25 in Denver, CO.

What’s Your Favorite Question For Patients?

What’s your favorite question to ask of patients? Here’s the scenario…your patient presents with a diagnosis of low back pain and you can only ask them one question…what would it be? If your goal is to come up with a preliminary hypothesis, what question could you ask that would garner the most information? So what… Continue reading What’s Your Favorite Question For Patients?

The Value of a Lumbopelvic Spine Course

Interested in receiving extra continuing education credits without investing the extra time or money? We are proud to announce that using the Continuing Competence Activity Standards, The Federation of State Board of Physical Therapy (FSBPT) ProCert program has determined that NAIOMT’s Lumbopelvic Spine I courses provide the value and quality of a 23-hour course. (And you may recall, earlier… Continue reading The Value of a Lumbopelvic Spine Course

SI Region Dysfunctions

We’re a little over a week away from the 2015 Sacroiliac Joint Symposium in Seattle on June 5-6! If you haven’t registered yet for the opportunity to learn from and connect with leaders in the field manual therapy about the SI Joint’s role, don’t worry. There’s still time. Just head here. And take a moment to watch the… Continue reading SI Region Dysfunctions

Shoulder Stacking Video Demonstration

In this manual therapy continuing education video, NAIOMT’s Terry Pratt, MS, PT, COMT, FAAOMPT demonstrates Shoulder Stacking. Get an up-close and personal look at other valuable techniques useful in the clinic at our Shoulder-Elbow-Wrist-Hand course May 30-31 in Portland, OR, and browse Terry’s upcoming courses below! June 2015 C-616 Cervical Spine (Boston, MA) +7 hrs. Online Register June… Continue reading Shoulder Stacking Video Demonstration

Shoulder Muscle Energy Technique

In the manual therapy video below, NAIOMT faculty member Michael Lucido, PT, DPT, OCS, COMT, FAAOMPT, demonstrates a muscle energy technique for the shoulder. Leave any questions you may have below, and browse the manual therapy continuing education courses coming up in your region!

Distraction Manipulation of the SI Joint (Video)

In the manual therapy video below, NAIOMT faculty instructor Kathy Stupansky, PT, DSc, OCS, FAAOMPT demonstrates a distraction manipulation of the SI Joint. Let us know if you have any questions at all, and to get more hands on manual therapy expertise from our team in person, join Laura Von Wullerstorff for Lumbopelvic Spine II in Baltimore July 22-23.… Continue reading Distraction Manipulation of the SI Joint (Video)