[shaker_image]Sue Falsone founded her own enterprise, Structure & Function: Dry Needling (SFDN), in order to educate and teach dry needling to health care professionals. She coordinates lectures all over the US to develop the skills of health care professionals. Structure & Function: Dry Needling offers a 25 hr dry needling class across the United States, with upcoming events in Baltimore, Maryland! Spanning 3 days, the course provides lectures on the use of basic dry needling techniques on curing a range of acute and serious issues in athletes. During the lectures, Sue Falsone also teaches using techniques like cupping and intramuscular electrical stimulation (abbreviated: IMS).
Dry Needling and Sue Falsone
[shaker_image]Dry needling, a blend of skill and art, is done by an expert health professional who uses his knowledge of acupuncture needles to stimulate the muscles of the athlete. At SFDN, founder and CEO Sue Falsone launched a dry needling concept called Structure & Function: Dry Needling! Throughout her years in the business, Sue Falsone gathered an incredible amount of expertise which she then used to perfect her dry needling system. Sue Falsone worked as Head Athletic Trainer for the Los Angeles Dodgers organization, a period where she worked as the first woman to assume the role of Head Athletic Coach in all of the 4 most important sports in the United States. She also spent some time working as the Head Athletic Trainer for the United States Men’s National Soccer team.
The course wants to achieve the following:
- to teach the students to utilize dry needling techniques when curing various orthopedic and sports-related pathologies;
- to successfully utilize intramuscular stimulation when curing various ortho and sports-related problems; as well as become proficient in the use of vacuum therapy techniques.
- to better comprehend the surface anatomy of the subject in regards to his safety while using dry needles;
- to learn proper acupuncture needle handling techniques, and eliminate risk of exposure to blood borne diseases;
- to be certain the clinician knows of the contraindications and precautionary measures in in regards to dry needling;
After the course is done, the participants will have mastered their new skills, and will be able to successfully use them while working on their athletes.
The courses are one thousand two hundred ninety five dollars, and when someone signs ten people up, they (their department or club) get free tuition for one person. course participants ought to bring the following three things: an anatomy book (edition and author not specified), a TENS device, and alligator clips. The staff supply the needles for all participants to have in class. SFDN is recognized by the Board of Certification, Inc. (BOC) to provide continuing education to certified Athletic Trainers and is as of this moment approving CEUs (Continuing Education Units). Continuing Education Units are obligatory by those working in different fields to keep their work licenses.
Continuing education events certified by ProCert for Physiotherapists are right now being held at these places for 26 Continuing Education Units: Baltimore, Maryland. NATA BOC (National Athletic Trainers’ Association) (P10069) allows the student to get twenty-five CEUs, Arizona Physical Therapy Association 2.5 CEUs, and Georgia Physical Therapy Association 25 Continuing Education Units.
How to Host an Event
If they want to offer a dry needling course, physiotherapists and other medical professionals are able to apply to do so on the SFDNís webpage. SFDN’s dry needling events teach the newest approach to the science of dry needling, and also intramuscular stimulation and cupping. Sue Falsone made use of her knowledge and experience in order to combine pain management, dry needling, fascial manipulation, visceral manipulation, movement efficiency, soft tissue mobilization, and differential diagnosis into the dry needling system as of now respected and admired across the United States.
Utilizing the modern methodology and research allows health care professionals to improve their knowledge in treating various ailments in athletes’ recovery, and further expand the knowledge of medical professionals in sports therapy.
Sign Up For a Event
If you want to get more information about dry needling classes by SFDN, visit our website and go through the schedule of our upcoming courses here.
You can reach out to Sue Falsone and her team via the Contact us form on our website, telephone at (602) 888-1998, or by forwarding an e-mail, as listed here on our Contact page.