MT 1 & MT 2

Course contents

This four-day  course covers the clinical essence of manual trigger point therapy, myofascial pain syndrome and includes practical and theoretical basic knowledge, as well as the diagnosis, physical examination and treatment of selected muscles of the upper and lower half of the body. This is a training program with immediate clinical applicability upon completion. It is a hands-on course with consistent supervision, where participants practice manual trigger point therapy on each other.

Course objectives

Upon completion of the MT 1 & MT 2 course, participants will be able to identify the features of trigger points by physical examination and to perform manual trigger point therapy for the selected muscles of the upper and lower half of the body.
Upon completion of the course, participants will ...

  • understand the basic scientific background of the myofascial pain syndrome and trigger points.
  • be able to identify the selected muscles of the upper and lower half of the body by surface anatomy, palpation and by function. They will also understand their clinical symptoms and perpetuating factors.
  • be able to identify the features of trigger points by physical examination and apply this knowledge to the selected muscles of the upper and lower half of the body.
  • understand the specific indications and contraindications of manual trigger point therapy.
  • be able to perform manual trigger point therapy for the selected muscles of the upper and lower half of the body.
  • understand the possible side effects and complications of manual trigger point therapy and will be able to react appropriately.
  • have updated their anatomy skills and knowledge.
  • have updated their knowledge about research in the field of myofascial pain syndrome and trigger points.

Course details

Course code 35-90-23022023
Date Feb 23 - Feb 26 2023
Course duration 30.00 hours
Language English
Instructor Leoni Diego
City Vilnius (Lithuania)
Course organizer VšĮ Žinių laboratorija Empatija - Knowledge Laboratory Empatija
Ingrida Daškienė
J. Basanavičius st. 26
03224 Vilnius (Lithuania)

Phone: +370 621 94001

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Cost EUR 520
Prerequisites The course is designed for PTs, MDs, DCs and DOs.
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Course objectives

Upon completion of the MT 1 & MT 2 course, participants will be able to identify the features of trigger points by physical examination and to perform manual trigger point therapy for the selected muscles of the upper and lower half of the body.
Upon completion of the course, participants will ...

  • understand the basic scientific background of the myofascial pain syndrome and trigger points.
  • be able to identify the selected muscles of the upper and lower half of the body by surface anatomy, palpation and by function. They will also understand their clinical symptoms and perpetuating factors.
  • be able to identify the features of trigger points by physical examination and apply this knowledge to the selected muscles of the upper and lower half of the body.
  • understand the specific indications and contraindications of manual trigger point therapy.
  • be able to perform manual trigger point therapy for the selected muscles of the upper and lower half of the body.
  • understand the possible side effects and complications of manual trigger point therapy and will be able to react appropriately.
  • have updated their anatomy skills and knowledge.
  • have updated their knowledge about research in the field of myofascial pain syndrome and trigger points.

Quality

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Course details

Course code 35-90-23022023
Date Feb 23 - Feb 26 2023
Course duration 30.00 hours
Language English
Instructor Leoni Diego
City Vilnius (Lithuania)
Course organizer VšĮ Žinių laboratorija Empatija - Knowledge Laboratory Empatija
Ingrida Daškienė
J. Basanavičius st. 26
03224 Vilnius (Lithuania)

Phone: +370 621 94001

Homepage
Cost EUR 520
Prerequisites The course is designed for PTs, MDs, DCs and DOs.
Register now
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