[shaker_image]Sue Falsone created her own enterprise, Structure & Function: Dry Needling (SFDN), to educate and teach dry needling to health care professionals. She runs classes all over the US to improve the skills of health care professionals. They offer dry needling courses, twenty-five hours in length, in Omaha, Nebraska and other major cities across the US. Spread across 3 days, the class consists of a bunch of topics on the essential dry needling approaches in treating a number of acute and chronic ailments in professional athletes. During the seminar, Sue Falsone presents how to use techniques such as intra-muscular electric stimulation (abbreviated: IMS) and cupping.
About Sue Falsone and Dry Needling
Dry needling, as a blend of skill and art, is done by a physiotherapist who works with acupuncture needles to stimulate the muscles of the athlete. At Structure & Function Dry Needling, founder and Chief Executive Officer Sue Falsone started a practical dry needling system named SFDN. The concept is regarded as a combination of techniques Sue Falsone combined and improved in the course of several decades in the field. As a true leader in her field, Sue Falsone was Head Athletic Coach for the LA Dodgers, making her the very first woman in the role of Head Athletic Coach in the 4 most important sports in the United States. The the US Men’s National Soccer team also saw her accomplishments and offered her the role of Head Athletic Trainer.
The course wants to do the following:
- to allow the clinicians to employ dry needling techniques when curing various ortho and sports-related injuries;
- to apply intramuscular stimulation in curing common orthopedic pathologies; as well as master various cupping techniques.
- to get acquainted with the anatomies of the subject in order to be able to assure them of their well-being while clinician is practicing dry needling on them;
- to learn proper acupuncture needle usage methods, and prevent potential blood borne diseases;
- to make sure the clinician understands the contraindications and safety measures in in terms of dry needling;
After the course is done, the participants will be proficient in the use of their new abilities, and will manage to use them with success when treating their athletes.
[shaker_image]The seminars are priced at $1295, and for every ten people someone signs up, they (their facility or department) get free access for 1 individual. course participants should bring the following things: an anatomy book (edition and author not specified), a Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation device, and alligator clips. The staff supply the needles for all students to have during the seminar. Structure & Function: Dry Needling is licensed by the Board of Certification, Inc. (BOC) to offer continuing education services to certified Athletic Trainers and is as of this moment approving CEUs (Continuing Education Units). In some professions, Continuing Education Units are required for the professionals to maintain their licenses and go on working in their industry.
Presently, these are the places that offer continuing education events approved by ProCert for Physical Therapists to earn twenty-six Continuing Education Units: Omaha, Nebraska. Further, NATA BOC (National Athletic Trainers’ Association) (P10069) provides the ability to earn twenty-five Continuing Education Units, Arizona Physical Therapy Association 2.5 CEUs, and Georgia Physical Therapy Association 25 CEUs.
Information on How to Host a Class
If they would like to offer a dry needling course, physiotherapists and other health care professionals are able to apply for it on the Structure & Function: Dry Needlingís website. All the latest research and knowledge of intramuscular stimulation, dry needling, and cupping goes into the courses. Sue Falsone made use of her competence and expertise garnered at the frontiers of the industry, to combine pain management, dry needling, fascial manipulation, visceral manipulation, movement efficacy, soft tissue mobilization, and differential diagnosis to make the dry needling approach currently sought after and praised all over the United States.
Making use of the modern methodology and research, it enables health care professionals to improve their skill in curing the many ailments in athletes’ recovery, and expand the overall knowledge of medical professionals in sports therapy.
Get in Contact
To get more information about dry needling seminars offered by SFDN, take a look at our webpage and browse the list of our classes.
Phone SFDN at (602) 888-1998, or send an email which can be found at our Contact Page.