Clinical Massage for Veterans II- Lower Body- Central NY

When:
09/16/18 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
2018-09-16T08:00:00-04:00
2018-09-16T17:00:00-04:00
Where:
Crouse Hospital, Marley Education Center
765 Irving Ave
Syracuse, NY 13210
USA
Contact:
Cindy Allen
585-582-6208

CLASS ​DESCRIPTION:
This ​Clinical ​Massage ​Therapy ​for ​Veterans ​II ​class ​is ​designed ​to ​collaborate ​with ​the ​Gross ​Anatomy ​and ​Physical ​Therapy ​lectures ​through ​Crouse ​Hospital. ​ ​

Participants ​shall ​learn ​how ​to ​evaluate ​and ​treat ​common ​injuries ​and ​dysfunctions ​to ​pelvis, ​leg, ​foot ​and ​ankle ​with ​massage ​therapy ​skills. ​ ​These ​hands ​on ​techniques ​shall ​include ​(but ​may ​not ​be ​limited ​to) ​deep ​tissue, ​myofascial ​patterns, ​and ​neuromuscular ​pathways. ​ ​ ​

Class ​content ​shall ​be ​primarily ​hands-on ​learning ​supported ​by ​lecture ​encompassing:

• Evaluation ​of ​pain ​and ​dysfunction
• Identifying ​neural ​pathways ​involved
• Conditions ​associated ​with ​pain ​and ​injuries
• Orthopedic ​tests ​for ​evaluation ​and ​treatment ​of ​conditions
• Developing ​treatment ​techniques ​to ​pain ​and ​or ​dysfunction ​ ​
• Applying ​appropriate ​techniques ​to ​Veterans ​who ​are ​disabled ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​

Conditions ​covered ​for ​lower ​body: ​pelvis, ​leg, ​foot ​and ​ankle ​shall ​include ​Sciatic ​Nerve ​pathologies, ​Piriformis ​Syndrome, ​Sacroilliac ​Joint ​Dysfunction, ​Iliopsoas ​Dysfunction, ​Ligament ​Sprains ​of ​Knee ​and ​Ankle, ​Meniscus ​Tears, ​ITB ​Friction ​Syndrome, ​Achilles ​Tendon ​Disorder, ​Stress ​Fracture, ​Tarsal ​Tunnel ​Syndrome, ​Mortons ​Neuroma. ​ ​ ​Nerve ​compressions ​and ​dysfunctions ​will ​be ​discussed ​during ​lecture ​and ​will ​be ​integrated ​in ​the ​treatment ​of ​the ​lower ​body: ​pelvis, ​leg, ​foot ​and ​ankle. ​ ​ ​ ​

Prerequisite ​of ​this ​class: ​Students ​should ​have ​a ​good ​understanding ​of ​the ​ ​anatomy, ​muscle ​function, ​ranges ​and ​planes ​of ​motion ​of ​ ​the ​lower ​body, ​including ​pelvis, ​leg, ​ankle, ​and ​foot. ​ ​

This ​class ​can ​be ​applied ​toward ​the ​”Specialty ​Certificate ​in ​Military ​Veterans ​Massage.” ​This ​program ​is ​the ​first ​of ​its ​kind ​in ​the ​nation,.

 

PRESENTER: ​ ​Lauren ​Felice, ​BA, ​AS, ​LMT, ​NCTMB, ​NCCPT


Lauren ​has ​her ​Bachelors ​of ​Art ​in ​Ethics ​and ​Practical ​Reasoning ​in ​Integrative ​Healthcare, ​Associates ​of ​Science ​in ​Bilogy; ​is ​a ​NYS ​Licensed ​Massage ​Therapist; ​certified ​by ​the ​NCBTMB ​and ​is ​a ​Personal ​Trainer ​certified ​by ​the ​NCCPT. ​ ​She ​has ​been ​in ​private ​practice ​since ​1998 ​in ​Syracuse, ​NY, ​has ​over ​40,000 ​clinic ​hours ​of ​practice, ​and ​owns ​and ​operates ​Avanti ​Healing ​Arts; ​an ​integrative ​medical ​practice ​in ​East ​Syracuse, ​NY. ​ ​Her ​acquisiting ​of ​her ​degrees ​as ​well ​as ​certification ​in ​Medical, ​Orthopedic ​Assessment, ​CranioSacral, ​Lymphatic ​Drainage, ​Neuromuscular, ​Active ​Isolated ​Stretching, ​Pain ​Management ​and ​other ​various ​therapeutic ​modalities ​have ​entitled ​her ​to ​teach ​for ​the ​Orthopedic ​Massage ​Educational ​Research ​Institute ​(OMERI), ​owned ​and ​operated ​by ​author ​and ​therapist ​Mr. ​Whitney ​Lowe. ​ ​Her ​assistance ​to ​Mr. ​Lowe ​consists ​of ​training ​in ​Functional ​Orthopedic ​Assessment ​and ​Treatment ​protocols ​to ​other ​medical ​professionals. ​ ​In ​addition ​ ​her ​teaching ​as ​also ​been ​received ​at ​the ​NYS ​Chiropractic ​College ​in ​Seneca ​Falls, ​NY; ​Onondaga ​School ​of ​Therapeutic ​Massage ​in ​Syracuse, ​NY; ​Upstate ​Medical ​University ​Sports ​Medicine ​Symposium; ​State ​University ​of ​NY ​at ​Empire ​State ​College; ​Crouse ​Hospital ​Integrative ​Medicine ​Series ​as ​well ​as ​many ​professional ​and ​non-profit ​organization.

CLASS ​MATERIALS: ​ ​massage ​table, ​sheets, ​massage ​medium

 

Pricing
Early ​registration ​rate ​ends ​August 19, ​ ​so ​register ​today!

Member ​Rate:
Early: ​$120 ​| ​Regular: ​$200

Non-Member ​Rate:
Early: ​$200 ​| ​Regular: ​$280

Payments ​of ​cash ​will ​not ​be ​accepted ​at ​the ​door ​- ​only ​checks ​or ​credit ​cards.

CEH’s ​will ​be ​granted ​only ​to ​those ​who ​register ​and ​attend ​the ​entire ​class. ​No ​partial ​credit ​can/will ​be ​awarded.

Cancellations ​of ​more ​than ​14 ​days ​prior ​to ​a ​class ​are ​eligible ​for ​a ​full ​refund. ​Cancellations ​less ​than ​14 ​days ​are ​not ​refundable, ​but ​monies ​less ​a ​$100 ​processing ​fee ​may ​be ​applied ​to ​any ​future ​AMTA-NY ​Chapter ​event. ​No ​shows ​are ​not ​eligible ​for ​refund ​or ​use ​on ​future ​classes. ​Cancellations ​are ​based ​on ​post ​mark ​or ​email ​date ​and ​all ​cancellations ​must ​be ​in ​writing. ​Exceptions ​made ​only ​with ​approval ​of ​the ​AMTA-NY ​Chapter ​Board ​of ​Directors. ​Continuing ​Education ​Credit ​Certificates ​given ​only ​upon ​successful ​completion ​of ​class. ​No ​partial ​credit ​will ​be ​issued. ​Partial ​refunds ​for ​non-completed ​classes ​given ​only ​in ​emergency ​situations ​and ​with ​Chapter ​President’s ​approval. ​

AMTA ​New ​York ​Chapter ​is ​an ​Approved ​Provider ​for ​continuing ​Education ​by ​the ​NYSED ​Office ​of ​the ​Professions ​State ​Board ​for ​Massage ​Therapy ​(#003)
and ​by ​the ​National ​Certification ​Board ​for ​Therapeutic ​Massage ​and ​Bodywork ​(NCBTMB) ​(#450787-08).

We ​welcome ​all ​licensed ​massage ​therapists ​and ​currently ​enrolled ​massage ​therapy ​students ​to ​our ​classes, ​however ​per ​New ​York ​State ​law, ​you ​must ​have ​a ​New ​York ​State ​massage ​therapy ​license ​to ​participate ​in ​the ​hands-on ​portions. ​ ​(Currently ​enrolled ​students ​may ​participate ​in ​hands-on ​if ​accompanied ​by ​their ​school ​instructor.)