The 20 “Rules” of Manual Therapy

By: Brett Windsor, PT   OK, so these aren’t really rules, but a compilation of thoughts I’ve put together over the years. They seem to be true most of the time, regardless of the type of patient. The body will always find a way to get where it wants to go and it doesn’t worry… Continue reading The 20 “Rules” of Manual Therapy

Humeral Head Won’t Go Posterior? Here’s One Way to Treat It

Faced with the humeral head not going posterior? In the manual therapy video below, NAIOMT faculty member Stacy Soappman demonstrates one way to treat it. Let us know if you have questions and if you’re looking to strengthen your clinical reasoning and upper extremity manual therapy skills, join us for one of these upcoming courses:… Continue reading Humeral Head Won’t Go Posterior? Here’s One Way to Treat It

Segmental Stabilization Beyond the Multifidus

In the manual therapy video below, NAIOMT faculty instructor Steve Allen, PT, OCS, COMT, FAAOMPT takes you through structures to be considered when looking at stabilization of the lumbar spine. Let us know if you have questions, and for more manual therapy guidance from Steve, join him for one of these upcoming West Coast courses: Lumbopelvic Spine II – Seattle-Renton,… Continue reading Segmental Stabilization Beyond the Multifidus

Post-MVA CT Junction Video

In the manual therapy video below, NAIOMT Faculty member Bill Temes addresses a post-MVA CT Junction patient. Let us know if you have any questions at all, and for more manual therapy learning opportunities near you including Manip Like a Girl, Dry Needling Upper Quadrant and Lumbopelvic Spine, browse our upcoming course calendar.

Seated Thoracic Spine Mobilization (Video)

In the manual therapy video below, NAIOMT faculty member Kathy Stupansky, PT, DSc, OCS, FAAOMPT demonstrates how to perform a seated thoracic spine mobilization technique in the older patient. For more manual therapy expertise, browse our full course schedule or join us for one of these upcoming courses: Thoracic Spine – Auburn, NY – April 29-30 Cervical… Continue reading Seated Thoracic Spine Mobilization (Video)

PIVMs for the Cervical Spine

In the manual therapy video below, NAIOMT faculty Laura Iverson-von Wullerstorff, PT, MS, OCS, COMT, FAAOMPT reviews PIVMs for the Cervical Spine. Let us know if you have any questions and for more manual therapy expertise from Laura, join her for Thoracic Spine in Auburn, NY April 29-30 or find another upcoming courses in your region! About Laura Iverson-von Wullerstorff, PT,… Continue reading PIVMs for the Cervical Spine

Manual Therapy Video: Deep Neck Flexor Progression Part 2

In Part 2 of our Deep Neck Flexor Progression video series, NAIOMT Faculty Bryant Miller demonstrates a technique for manually activating an inhibited longus colli. Join Bryant in Atlanta, Georgia for his Cervical Spine II course on September 19 and 20, or find another upcoming manual therapy continuing ed course in your region here. From Dry Needling, Lumbopelvic Spine, and… Continue reading Manual Therapy Video: Deep Neck Flexor Progression Part 2