[shaker_image]Sue Falsone founded the business, Structure & Function: Dry Needling (SFDN), with the intention to introduce dry needling to medical professionals. She teaches courses across the US to improve the knowledge of medical professionals. Structure & Function: Dry Needling offers a twenty-five hour dry needling course across the United States, with upcoming events in Arvada, Colorado! Over the course of three days, the class offers lectures on using important dry needling approaches to treating a variety of acute and serious ailments in athletes. Throughout the lectures, Sue Falsone presents techniques like intra-muscular electrical stimulation (short: IMS) and cupping.
About Sue Falsone and Dry Needling
[shaker_image]Using the technique of dry needling, an expert approved physical therapist uses dry needles to prick the epidermis and stimulate the professional athlete’s muscles. At SFDN, creator and Chief Executive Officer Sue Falsone developed a dry needling concept named Structure & Function: Dry Needling. In the course of the decade in the industry, Falsone acquired a tremendous amount of experience which she then used to develop her dry needling concept. Sue Falsoneís experience includes stints as Head Athletic Coach for the Los Angeles Dodgers, where she was the first female Head Athletic Trainer in any of the 4 most important sports in America. She also spent some time working as the Head Athletic Trainer for the United States Men’s National Soccer team.
The objectives of the course are the following:
- to be able to use dry needling techniques in curing commonplace ortho and sports-related injuries;
- to utilize intramuscular stimulation when treating various and sports-related conditions; and become proficient in the knowledge vacuum therapy techniques.
- to better comprehend the surface anatomy of the patient regarding his safety while handling needles;
- to handle dry needles in a proper manner, and abide by health rules and regulations;
- to be sure the clinician knows of the contraindications and safety measures in regarding dry needling;
Upon completion of the course, the students will be able to use their newly learned skills, and will be able to use them to treat their athletes.
The price for the course is one thousand two hundred ninety five dollars, although 1 individual is eligible to take the course at no charge if their club or facility sings up ten other participants. Students ought to bring these three things: an anatomy book (edition and author not specified), a TENS device, and alligator clips. The staff will supply the needles for all participants to have throughout the course. Structure & Function: Dry Needling has been approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education services to licensed Athletic Trainers and is right now approving CEUs (Continuing Education Units). Continuing Education Units are required by those employed in various fields to retain their working licenses.
As of now, the following cities allow you to partake in continuing education courses approved by ProCert for Physical Therapists to get twenty-six CEUs: Arvada. Further, National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA BOC) (P10069) offers the way to earn 25 Continuing Education Units, Arizona Physical Therapy Association 2.5 CEUs, and Georgia Physical Therapy Association twenty-five CEUs.
Info Regarding How to Host a Class
[shaker_image]Physiotherapists and many other medical professionals who want to host a seminar are able to do so upon filling out the form and submitting an application on the Structure & Function: Dry Needling’s website. SFDN’s dry needling courses teach the modern approach to the art of dry needling, as well as intramuscular stimulation and cupping. Sue Falsone brought forth her competence and experience gathered at the highest levels in her field, in order to combine pain management, dry needling, fascial manipulation, visceral manipulation, movement efficacy, soft tissue mobilization, and differential diagnosis to form the dry needling system now respected and praised all over the United States.
Making use of the latest available methodology and information allows health care professionals to better their knowledge in treating the many ailments in athletes’ recovery, and also further expand the general skills of sports medical professionals.
Get in Contact
If you want to get more information about dry needling events held by Structure & Function: Dry Needling, go to our web page and scour the list of our upcoming classes here.
Give SFDN a call at (602) 888-1998, or send them an e-mail which can be found on our Contact Page.