[shaker_image]Sue Falsone created the business, Structure & Function: Dry Needling (SFDN), in order to teach dry needling to medical professionals. She teaches seminars throughout America to improve the knowledge of medical professionals. SFDN offers dry needling courses, 25 hrs in length, in Thornton and other major towns throughout the US! Over 3 days, the seminar offers training sessions on the use of fundamental dry needling techniques on handling a variety of acute & serious issues in athletes.
Dry Needling and Sue Falsone
[shaker_image]Combining the art and science of dry needling, an experienced licensed physiotherapist uses dry needles to prick the skin and stimulate the muscles of the athlete. Sue Falsone, the creator and CEO of SFDN, launched a hands-on dry needling system that is called SFDN, the namesake of her business. In the course of her years in the field, Falsone garnered an incredible amount of expertise which she used to invent her dry needling concept. As an original pioneer in her area, she was Head Athletic Coach for the LA Dodgers organization, which made her the very first woman in the position of Head Athletic Coach in the 4 most popular 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.
Objectives and Curriculum of the Class
The course was designed for the practitioner:
- to master proper dry needle handling methods, and eliminate potential diseases transferred by blood;
- to better understand the anatomies of the patient to ensure their safety as the practitioner is using the technique of dry needling;
- to employ intramuscular stimulation when curing various sports-related problems; and to excel in the knowledge of vacuum therapy techniques.
- to make certain the practitioner is acquainted with the contraindications and precautionary measures regarding dry needling;
- to teach proper use of dry needling techniques in treating commonplace ortho and sports-related pathologies;
After the course is over, the students will manage to combine their new abilities in order to cure varying problems in sports and orthopedic medicine.
Info About the Class
The fee for the course is one thousand two hundred ninety five dollars, although one individual is eligible to participate in the class at no charge if their club or facility registers ten other course participants. Students ought to bring these three items: an anatomy book (edition and author not specified), a Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation unit, and alligator clips. The lecturers supply the needles for all participants to use during the seminar. SFDN is recognized by the Board of Certification, Inc. (BOC) to provide services of continuing education to accredited Athletic Trainers and is right now in the process of approving CEUs. In some fields, Continuing Education Units are obligatory for to keep on working in their industry.
Continuing education activities approved by ProCert for Physiotherapists are presently being held here and award twenty-six Continuing Education Units: Thornton. NATA BOC (National Athletic Trainers’ Association) (P10069) enables the student to get twenty-five Continuing Education Units, Arizona Physical Therapy Association two and a half CEUs, and Georgia Physical Therapy Association 25 CEUs.
Hosting a Course
[shaker_image]Physical therapists and various other practitioners who are interested in hosting an event can participate after filling out the form and submitting an application on the SFDN’s webpage. All the newest research and knowledge of intramuscular stimulation, cupping, and dry needling is contained in Structure & Function: Dry Needling’s seminars. The award winning and esteemed dry needling approach started by Sue Falsone draws on her several decades of expertise in order to become a quality blend of dry needling, pain management, differential diagnosis, fascial manipulation, soft tissue mobilization, visceral manipulation, and movement efficacy.
Using the modern methodology and research enables sports medical professionals to better their skill in curing various conditions in sports rehabilitation, and further expand the general proficiency of medical professionals in sports therapy.
Sign Up For a Event
To find out more about dry needling courses by Structure & Function: Dry Needling, visit our web site and check out the schedule of our seminars here.
Phone SFDN at (602) 888-1998, or send them an email which can be found at our Contact Page.