[shaker_image]Structure & Function: Dry Needling is an education organization centered on teaching the dry needling approach to physical therapists, founded by Sue Falsone. She teaches classes throughout the United States to empower health care professionals. They offer dry needling courses, 25 hours in length, in Columbia and other big towns all over America! Over the course of three days, the course offers training sessions on how to use essential dry needling approaches to curing a variety of acute & chronic conditions in athletes. As part of the course program, Sue Falsone describes cupping and intramuscular electrical stimulation (short: IMS).
About Dry Needling and Sue Falsone
Dry needling, a combination of art and science, is performed by an expert physical therapist who uses dry needles to stimulate the athlete’s muscles. At Structure & Function Dry Needling, founder and Chief Executive Officer Sue Falsone founded a practical dry needling approach named SFDN! The concept is regarded as a blend of techniques Sue introduced and perfected over the course of several decades in the industry. Sue spent time working as Head Athletic Trainer for the Los Angeles Dodgers organization, where she worked as the first woman to assume the role of Head Athletic Trainer in any of the 4 most popular sports in the US. She also spent some time working as the Head Athletic Coach for the US Men’s National Soccer team.
The course wants to allow the health care professional:
- to enable the practitioners to employ dry needling techniques when curing various ortho and sports-related injuries;
- to successfully employ intramuscular stimulation when treating various ortho and sports-related pathologies; and become proficient in the use of cupping techniques.
- to comprehend the anatomy of the patient in terms of his safety while using acupuncture needles;
- to be able to use dry needles in a safe way, and also adhere to health guidelines and rules;
- to be sure the practitioner is acquainted with the contraindications and precautionary measures in in terms of dry needling;
After the course is over, the participants will be confident enough to combine their new knowledge in order to cure different pathologies in sports and ortho medicine.
[shaker_image]The seminars are priced at $1295, and for every ten people someone signs up, they (their department or club) get free access for 1 individual. course participants ought to bring the following things: a book about human anatomy (edition and author not specified), a TENS unit, as well as alligator clamps. Dry needles will be supplied to all participants by the class staff. Structure & Function: Dry Needling is licensed by the Board of Certification, Inc. to offer continuing education services to accredited Athletic Trainers and is right now in the process of approving CEUs. In a number of professions, Continuing Education Units are mandatory for the professionals to maintain their licenses and keep working in their industry.
Continuing education events certified by ProCert for Physiotherapists are currently being held here and award twenty-six CEUs: Columbia. Also, National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA BOC) (P10069) offers the means to earn 25 Continuing Education Units, Arizona Physical Therapy Association two and a half CEUs, and Georgia Physical Therapy Association twenty-five CEUs.
How to Host an Event
[shaker_image]Physiotherapists as well as various other practitioners who want to host a course are able to do so upon filling out the form and submitting an application. Structure & Function’s dry needling events provide the latest knowledge in the science of dry needling, as well as intramuscular stimulation and cupping. Sue Falsone used her competence and expertise to blend dry needling, pain management, differential diagnosis, fascial manipulation, soft tissue mobilization, visceral manipulation, and movement efficacy to form the dry needling system as of this moment recognized and praised throughout America.
Utilizing the latest available methodology and research, it enables sports medical professionals to better their knowledge in treating the many ailments in sports rehabilitation, and also expand the general proficiency of medical professionals in sports therapy.
More about Our Classes
If you want to get more information about dry needling events offered by Structure & Function: Dry Needling, visit our web page and check the list of our upcoming courses.
Give SFDN a call at (602) 888-1998, or send them an email which can be found on our Contact Page.