[shaker_image]Structure & Function: Dry Needling is a training company with the goal of teaching dry needling techniques to physiotherapists, founded by Sue Falsone. She organizes classes throughout the United States to develop the skills of health care professionals. Structure & Function: Dry Needling offers a twenty-five hr dry needling seminar throughout the country, with upcoming events in Wilmington, North Carolina! Over three days, the course provides training sessions on using basic dry needling techniques on treating a number of acute and/or chronic ailments in athletes.
About Sue Falsone and Dry Needling
Dry needling, a mix of skill and art, is done by a skilled physical therapist who uses his knowledge of acupuncture needles to stimulate the athlete’s muscles. At SFDN, creator and CEO Sue Falsone founded a hands-on dry needling concept that goes by SFDN! Throughout the decade in the industry, Sue Falsone acquired a great amount of expertise which she used to develop her dry needling approach. Sue Falsoneís experience includes stints as Head Athletic Coach for the Los Angeles Dodgers organization, a period where she served as the first female Head Athletic Trainer in all of the four most popular sports in America. She also worked as the Head Athletic Trainer for the American Men’s National Soccer team.
The course wants to achieve the following:
- to get acquainted with general and individual anatomies of the patient so as to ensure their well-being as the clinician is using the technique of dry needling;
- to enable the clinicians to use dry needling techniques when treating various ortho and sports-related pathologies;
- to utilize intramuscular stimulation when curing different orthopedic and sports-related pathologies; and to excel in the knowledge vacuum therapy techniques.
- to be certain the clinician knows of the contraindications and precautionary measures in regarding dry needling;
- to use acupuncture needles in a proper manner, and also abide by official health rules and regulations;
Upon completion of the course, the participants will have perfected their newly learned skills, and will be able to use them to treat their athletes.
Info About the Course
[shaker_image]The classes cost $1295, and when someone signs ten people up, they (their facility or department) get registration fees waived for 1 person. It is advisable that the practitioners bring a couple of specific items along with them to class: a TENS unit (Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation), alligator clips, and a comprehensive book teaching human anatomy. Dry needles for use in class will be made available to all participants by the class staff. As well as approving CEUs for their future courses, Structure & Function: Dry Needling is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to offer continuing education to accredited Athletic Trainers. In certain fields, CEUs are required for to keep on working in their industry.
Continuing education seminars certified by ProCert for Physiotherapists are right now being held here for 26 Continuing Education Units: Wilmington, North Carolina. NATA BOC (National Athletic Trainers’ Association) (P10069) enables the practitioner to earn 25 Continuing Education Units, Arizona Physical Therapy Association 2.5 Continuing Education Units, and Georgia Physical Therapy Association 25 Continuing Education Units.
Info on How to Host a Seminar
If they would like to hold a dry needling course, physical therapists and other medical professionals are able to sign up for it on the SFDNís webpage. SFDN’s dry needling courses provide the newest techniques and methods in the science of dry needling, as well as intramuscular stimulation and cupping. The outstanding and highly regarded dry needling system started by Sue Falsone was developed thanks to her several decades of experience in order to be a quality combination of pain management, dry needling, fascial manipulation, visceral manipulation, movement efficiency, soft tissue mobilization, and differential diagnosis.
Using the Structure & Function method, aside from increasing the foundation of sports medicine knowledge, students will be able to better the treatment of their athletes.
Learn more about Our Dry Needling Courses
Visit Structure & Function: Dry needling’s web site if you want to hear more info about our future classes; on our Courses Page.
Phone Structure & Function: Dry Needling at (602) 888-1998, or send them an e-mail which can be found on our Contact Page.