Structure & Function: Dry Needling
[shaker_image]Sue Falsone started the business, Structure & Function: Dry Needling (SFDN), to introduce dry needling to sports professionals. She teaches courses in the US to improve the knowledge of sports professionals. SFDN offers a twenty-five hr dry needling class throughout America, with upcoming events in Indianapolis! Over 3 days, the course consists of various topics on the essential dry needling approaches in treating all sorts of acute and chronic conditions in professional athletes.
About Sue Falsone and Dry Needling
Using the technique of dry needling, an expert approved health care professional uses acupuncture needles to penetrate the dermis and stimulate the professional athlete’s muscles. Sue Falsone, the founder and Chief Executive Officer of SFDN, launched a practical dry needling system called SFDN, the namesake of her organization! The approach is regarded as a blend of skills Sue Falsone introduced and enhanced in the course of a couple of decades in the field. As a true pioneer in her field of expertise, she served as Head Athletic Coach for the LA Dodgers, which made her the first female to assume the position of Head Athletic Trainer in the 4 most important sports in America. The the United States Men’s National Soccer team also perceived her competence and gave her the job of Head Athletic Trainer.
The course was designed for the medical professional:
- to be able to use dry needles in a proper way, and also adhere to health rules and guidelines;
- to get to know the anatomies of the subject to be able to assure them of their safety as the practitioner is using dry needling;
- to be able to use intramuscular stimulation in treating commonplace ortho conditions; as well as learn various cupping techniques.
- to acquaint with the clinician the contraindications and safeguards for using said technique;
- to teach proper use of dry needling techniques in addressing prevalent sports-related pathologies;
After the course is done, the attendees will be able to use their newly learned abilities, and will manage to use them to treat their athletes.
The fee for the seminars is $1295, however 1 individual is eligible to attend the class at no charge when their sports club or department registers 10 other students. Students should bring the following items: a book about human anatomy (edition and author not specified), a Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation device, along with alligator clips. The lecturers will provide the needles for all participants to use throughout the course. Structure & Function: Dry Needling is recognized by the Board of Certification, Inc. to offer services of continuing education to certified Athletic Trainers and is at this moment in the process of approving CEUs. In some professions, CEUs are required for to keep on working in their field.
Continuing education courses approved by ProCert for Physical Therapists are right now being held here and award 26 CEUs: Indianapolis. As well as mentioned above, NATA BOC (National Athletic Trainers’ Association) (P10069) provides the means to get twenty-five Continuing Education Units, Arizona Physical Therapy Association two and a half CEUs, and Georgia Physical Therapy Association 25 CEUs.
How to Host an Event
[shaker_image]Physiotherapists as well as various other clinicians who would like to host an event can participate after filling out the form and submitting an application. Structure & Function’s dry needling seminars teach the modern knowledge in the science and art of dry needling, as well as intramuscular stimulation and cupping. Sue Falsone made use of her competence and experience garnered at the highest levels in her field, in order to blend dry needling, pain management, differential diagnosis, fascial manipulation, soft tissue mobilization, visceral manipulation, and movement efficacy into the dry needling system as of now sought after and praised all over the United States.
Making use of the newest methodology and research, it enables clinicians to better their skill in dealing with various pathologies in sports rehabilitation, and further expand the general skills of sports medical professionals.
Sign Up For a Event
Stop over at SFDN’s web site if you wish to learn more about our events; on our Courses Page.
Give Structure & Function: Dry Needling a call at (602) 888-1998, or send them an email which can be found on our Contact Page.