[shaker_image]Sue Falsone founded the organization, Structure & Function: Dry Needling (SFDN), in order to introduce dry needling to health care professionals. She coordinates courses in America to improve the proficiency of health care professionals. Structure & Function: Dry Needling offers dry needling classes, 25 hours in length, in Elgin and other big towns throughout America. Spanning three days, the class teaches a bunch of topics on the important dry needling techniques for curing a number of acute and chronic conditions in professional athletes.
About Dry Needling and Sue Falsone
Dry needling, a combination of skill and art, is performed by an expert medical professional who uses his knowledge of acupuncture needles to stimulate the athlete’s muscles. At Structure & Function Dry Needling, founder and Chief Executive Officer Sue Falsone launched a dry needling system named SFDN! The system is regarded as a blend of skills Sue Falsone introduced and enhanced over the course of many years in the industry. Sue Falsone spent time working as Head Athletic Coach for the LA Dodgers organization, during which she worked as the first female Head Athletic Trainer in all of the 4 most popular sports in the United States. She also served as the Head Athletic Trainer for the US Men’s National Soccer team.
The aim of the course is the following:
- to teach the students to employ dry needling techniques when treating different ortho and sports-related pathologies;
- to apply intramuscular stimulation in treating commonplace orthopedic and sports-related conditions; and also master different cupping techniques.
- to better comprehend the anatomy of the patient in regards to his safety while working with needles;
- to work with acupuncture needles in a secure way, as well as adhere to official health rules and regulations;
- to be sure the clinician understands the contraindications and safeguards in in regards to dry needling;
After the course is over, the students will be able to use their newly learned abilities, and will be able to use them to treat their athletes.
Info About Our Class
The fee for the classes is one thousand two hundred ninety five dollars, although one person is eligible to take the course at no cost if their sports club or facility brings ten other course participants. It is recommended that the practitioners take a few specific things along with them to class: a TENS unit, alligator clamps, and a human anatomy book. Dry needles will be supplied to everyone by the course staff. In addition to being in the process of approving CEUs (Continuing Education Units) for their courses, Structure & Function: Dry Needling is recognized by the Board of Certification, Inc. to offer continuing education services to certified Athletic Trainers. CEUs are required by practitioners in various fields to maintain their working licenses.
Right now, the following cities offer the ability to partake in continuing education events approved by ProCert for Physiotherapists to get 26 CEUs: Elgin, Illinois. As well as mentioned above, NATA BOC (National Athletic Trainers’ Association) (P10069) provides the means to get 25 CEUs, Arizona Physical Therapy Association 2.5 Continuing Education Units, and Georgia Physical Therapy Association twenty-five CEUs.
Hosting a Class
[shaker_image]If they decide to host a dry needling course, physiotherapists and other medical experts are able to register for it on the Structure & Function: Dry Needlingís webpage. Our dry needling events provide the newest techniques and methods in the art of dry needling, as well as intramuscular stimulation and cupping. Sue Falsone made use of her skills and expertise to combine dry needling, pain management, differential diagnosis, fascial manipulation, soft tissue mobilization, visceral manipulation, and movement efficacy to make the dry needling approach as of this moment respected and praised across America.
Using the latest available methodology and research allows clinicians to better their knowledge in curing the many pathologies in athletes’ recovery, as well as further expand the general proficiency of sports medical professionals.
If you want to familiarize yourself with dry needling classes held by Structure & Function: Dry Needling, visit our website and go through the index of our courses.
You may get in touch with Sue Falsone and her employees by using the Contact us section of our webpage, phone at (602) 888-1998, or by forwarding an e-mail, on our Contact page.