[shaker_image]Structure & Function: Dry Needling (SFDN) is a training organization with the goal of teaching the dry needling approach to physiotherapists, hosted by Sue Falsone. She organizes classes all over the US to better the proficiency of sports professionals. Structure & Function: Dry Needling offers dry needling classes, 25 hrs in length, in Las Cruces, New Mexico and other big towns throughout America. Over the course of 3 days, the seminar provides training sessions on using essential dry needling techniques on handling a variety of acute or serious conditions in athletes.
About Sue Falsone and Dry Needling
In the world of dry needling, an expert licensed physical therapist uses his skill with dry needles to penetrate the dermis and stimulate the athlete’s muscles. At Structure & Function Dry Needling, creator and CEO Sue Falsone developed a dry needling concept that goes by Structure & Function: Dry Needling! In the course of her years in the business, Sue Falsone gathered a great amount of expertise which she then used to perfect her dry needling system. Sueís experience includes stints as Head Athletic Trainer for the LA Dodgers organization, during which she was the first woman to assume the role of Head Athletic Coach in any of the four most important sports in the United States. Also, Sue worked as the Head Athletic Trainer for the US Men’s National Soccer team.
The objectives of the course are the following:
- to better understand the anatomies of the subject so as to ensure their well-being while practicing dry needling;
- to use dry needling techniques in addressing commonplace orthopedic and sports-related injuries;
- to employ intramuscular stimulation when curing various orthopedic and sports-related pathologies; and excel in the knowledge vacuum therapy techniques.
- to make sure the practitioner knows of the contraindications and safety measures in in terms of dry needling;
- to understand safe dry needle handling techniques, and eliminate potential blood borne diseases;
When the course is finished, the practitioners will be confident enough to use their new abilities to treat varying conditions and ailments in sports and ortho medicine.
The courses cost one thousand two hundred ninety five dollars, and for every ten people someone registers, they (their facility or department) get registration fees waived for 1 person. participants are encouraged to bring these three things: an anatomy book (edition and author not specified), a TENS unit, and alligator clips. The staff will provide the needles for all students to have throughout the course. Structure & Function: Dry Needling is licensed by the Board of Certification, Inc. to offer services of continuing education to certified Athletic Trainers and is right now approving CEUs. CEUs are obligatory by those working in different fields to maintain their work licenses.
Continuing education activities approved by ProCert for Physical Therapists are presently offered here and award twenty-six Continuing Education Units: Las Cruces, New Mexico. NATA BOC (National Athletic Trainers’ Association) (P10069) offers the student 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 a Course
Physiotherapists and other clinicians who are interested in hosting a class can do so upon filling out the form and submitting an application. SFDN’s dry needling seminars teach the latest knowledge in the art of dry needling, as well as intramuscular stimulation and cupping. Sue Falsone combined her competence and experience in order to incorporate pain management, dry needling, fascial manipulation, visceral manipulation, movement efficiency, soft tissue mobilization, and differential diagnosis to make the dry needling system as of this moment recognized and praised all over the nation.
Making use of the newest methodology and info, it enables sports medical professionals to increase their knowledge in curing the many ailments in rehabilitation of athletes, and further expand the general skills of sports medical professionals.
Get in Contact
Visit Structure & Function: Dry needling’s webpage if you wish to find out more about our seminars; on our website.
Give SFDN a ring at (602) 888-1998, or send them an email which can be found at our Contact Page.