[shaker_image]Structure & Function: Dry Needling is a training organization with the goal of introducing the dry needling approach to sports and health care professionals, founded by Sue Falsone. She teaches classes throughout America to empower medical professionals. Structure & Function: Dry Needling offers dry needling classes, 25 hours in length, in Arlington and other big cities across the US. Over the course of three days, the class provides lectures on the use of fundamental dry needling techniques on curing a variety of acute & chronic conditions in athletes.
About Sue Falsone and Dry Needling
[shaker_image]Dry needling, a mix of art and science, is done by an expert health professional who uses dry needles to stimulate the athlete’s muscles. Sue Falsone, the founder and Chief Executive Officer of SFDN, started a real-world dry needling approach that is called Structure and Function Dry Needling, which shares a name with her organization. Over the course of her years in the industry, Sue gathered a tremendous amount of experience which she then used to perfect her dry needling system. Sue Falsoneís experience includes stints as Head Athletic Coach for the Los Angeles Dodgers organization, a period where she worked as the first female Head Athletic Trainer in all of the 4 major sports in the US. She also spent some time working as the Head Athletic Trainer for the American Men’s National Soccer team.
The course was designed for the clinician:
- to enable the clinicians to use dry needling techniques when addressing different orthopedic and sports-related conditions;
- to be able to utilize intramuscular stimulation in treating everyday orthopedic pathologies; and also learn different cupping techniques.
- to comprehend the anatomy of the patient in regards to his safety while handling acupuncture needles;
- to handle dry needles in a proper way, as well as adhere to official health rules and regulations;
- to make certain the practitioner is acquainted with the contraindications and precautions in regarding dry needling;
Upon completion of the course, the students will be able to combine their new abilities in order to cure different pathologies and issues in sports and ortho medicine.
[shaker_image]The classes cost one thousand two hundred ninety five dollars, and for every ten people someone signs up, they (their department or club) get registration fees waived for one individual. course participants are encouraged to bring the following items: an anatomy book (edition and author unspecified), a Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation unit, along with alligator clamps. Dry needles for use in class will be made available to everyone by the seminar lecturers. As well as approving CEUs for their courses, Structure & Function: Dry Needling is licensed by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide services of continuing education to licensed Athletic Trainers. In certain fields, Continuing Education Units are mandatory for people to retain their licenses and go on working in their field.
Presently, the following cities allow you to partake in continuing education classes approved by ProCert for Physiotherapists to earn 26 Continuing Education Units: Arlington. National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA BOC) (P10069) enables the student to earn twenty-five CEUs, Arizona Physical Therapy Association 2.5 CEUs, and Georgia Physical Therapy Association twenty-five Continuing Education Units.
How to Host a Seminar
[shaker_image]Physical therapists as well as other medical professionals who would like to host a seminar can participate upon filling out the form and submitting an application on the Structure & Function: Dry Needling’s web site. The latest info about intramuscular stimulation, cupping, and dry needling is contained in the courses. The outstanding and esteemed dry needling system started by Sue Falsone was developed thanks to her several decades of experience in order to become an efficient mix of pain management, dry needling, fascial manipulation, visceral manipulation, movement efficacy, soft tissue mobilization, and differential diagnosis.
Using the Structure & Function approach, apart from expanding the repository of sports medicine knowledge, health care professionals can to better the treatment of their athletes and patients.
Sign Up For a Event
To find out more about dry needling classes offered by SFDN, go to our web page and browse the schedule of our seminars here.
Give Structure & Function: Dry Needling a call at (602) 888-1998, or send them an email which can be found on our Contact Page.