Pelvic Stability and the Lumbar Spine
a one day workshop with Gareth Davies
Date: TBC: Please call to register your interest in this workshop
Time : 10am - 5pm
Venue: Alliance Therapy Carmarthen, 24 King Street, Carmarthen
Cost £70 (deposit of £20 secures your place)
This workshop examines the role of pelvic stability in lumbar back problems.
It will start with a review of the skeletal adn muscular structures associated with the lumbar spine, pelvis and sacro-iliac joint.
Then there will be a theoretical examination of the functional relationship of the relevant muscles that control and operate the pelvic region during sitting, standing and walking.
The next part of the workshop will concentrate on the practical, static and functional assessment ofthese muscles and joints and their inter-relationship.
Finally, a series of rehabilitation exercises will be detailed and practiced sot hat identified muscle shortages and weaknesses can be treated and corrected.
If you want to develop your functional assessment skills and further you knowledge of muscle function and co-ordination, this is the course for you.
Critically examine the musculo-skeletal anatomy of the pelvis and lumbar spine
Review muscle structure and function
Examine the functional relationship of relevant muscles during everyday activities
Carry out static tests to evaluate relevant muscles
Carry out funtional tests to evaluate relevant muscles and their inter-relationship
Practice rehabilitation exercises that can be used to provide specifc after care advice
To book this workshop please email Gareth : email@example.com