[shaker_image]Structure & Function: Dry Needling is a training company with the goal of teaching dry needling techniques to physical therapists, founded by Sue Falsone. She teaches classes all over the United States to empower health care professionals. They offer dry needling classes, twenty-five hours in length, in Chandler, Arizona and other major towns throughout the United States! Over three days, the seminar consists of a bunch of topics on the important dry needling techniques for curing all sorts of acute and chronic problems in athletes.
About Sue Falsone and Dry Needling
In the world of dry needling, an experienced licensed physiotherapist uses his skill with acupuncture needles to enter the epidermis and stimulate the professional athlete’s muscles. At SFDN, founder and CEO Sue Falsone founded a practical dry needling approach called SFDN. In the course of her years in the field, Sue acquired a great amount of experience which she then used to perfect her dry needling approach. As a true leader in her area, Sue was Head Athletic Trainer for the Los Angeles Dodgers organization, which made her the first woman in the role of Head Athletic Coach in the four most important sports in the US. The American Men’s National Soccer team also perceived her skills and made her Head Athletic Trainer.
Objectives & Curriculum of the Class
The purpose of the course is:
- to understand proper needle usage practices, and prevent risk of exposure to diseases transferred by blood;
- to understand the surface anatomy of the subject in regards to his well-being when handling needles;
- to successfully employ intramuscular stimulation when treating different orthopedic and sports-related conditions; as well as excel when using vacuum therapy techniques.
- to familiarize with the practitioner the contraindications and precautions when using the aforementioned technique;
- to be able to use dry needling techniques in addressing common orthopedic and sports-related ailments;
When the course is finished, the participants will be able to combine their new knowledge to treat different conditions and issues in sports and ortho medicine.
The classes are priced at one thousand two hundred ninety five dollars, and for every ten people someone signs up, they (their department or facility) get registration fees waived for one person. They recommend that the practitioners bring a few specific items with them to class: a TENS unit (Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation), alligator clips, and a comprehensive book about the human anatomy. The lecturers provide the needles for all participants to have throughout the course. As well as currently approving CEUs (Continuing Education Units) for their future courses, Structure & Function: Dry Needling is licensed by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to certified Athletic Trainers. Continuing Education Units are required by those employed in various fields to keep their work licenses.
Continuing education courses approved by ProCert for Physiotherapists are currently offered in the following places for twenty-six Continuing Education Units: Chandler. As well as mentioned above, National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA BOC) (P10069) offers the means to get twenty-five Continuing Education Units, Arizona Physical Therapy Association two and a half CEUs, and Georgia Physical Therapy Association twenty-five Continuing Education Units.
Hosting a Course
[shaker_image]If they decide to offer a dry needling course, physiotherapists and other medical experts can sign up to do so. Our dry needling events teach the newest knowledge in the science of dry needling, as well as intramuscular stimulation and cupping. Sue Falsone combined her competence and expertise to incorporate dry needling, pain management, differential diagnosis, fascial manipulation, soft tissue mobilization, visceral manipulation, and movement efficacy to make the dry needling approach now recognized and praised all over the nation.
Utilizing the latest available methodology and research, it enables clinicians to better their skill in treating different ailments in rehabilitation of athletes, and also further expand the general proficiency of medical professionals in sports therapy.
Sign Up For a Event
To get more information about dry needling courses offered by SFDN, take a peek at our website and check the schedule of our classes.
You will be able to get in touch with Sue Falsone and her employees by using the Contact us form on our website, phone at (602) 888-1998, or by dropping them an email, on our Contact page.