The Central Nervous System (CNS) is the major governing system of the human body. It sends and receives information from all parts of the body including our soft tissue. By understanding how soft tissue communications with the CNS we have a more accurate and precise treatment model for all.
Learn easy practical solutions for patients and clients:
- Discuss why a neurological approach?
- Define and explain mechanoreceptors and interoceptors
- Demonstrate how to stimulate mechanoreceptors and interceptors with manual therapies
- Recall how to assess/screen for dysfunction and determine why type of stimulation is necessary
Duration: 58 minutes
On Demand – the course is available for 1 year.
Subscription – the course is available as long as you have the account.
You can start and stop the course at any time.
Target Audience: Athletic Trainers, Physical Therapy, Doctor of Chiropractic, Occupational Therapy
Instructional Level: Intermediate
Disclosure: No relevant information to disclose
Content disclosure: This course does not focus on any product or service.
Course Outline: (1 hour) A quiz is provided at the end of the seminar to receive a certificate for Continuing Education
75% required to receive a certificate.
Why focus on the neurological system – 5 min
The Cerebellum – 10 min
Proprioception and the brain – 5 min
Muscle Spindles – 5 min
Stimulation of muscle spindles demonstration – 5 min
Stimulation of Golgi Tendon Organs – 5 min
Associated Fascial Receptors – 3 min
Three assessments to utilize immediately – 5 min
Manual Muscle Testing – 7 min
Putting it all together – 7 min
Continuing Education regulations may change. Please verify information with your licensure board.
Athletic Trainers: WebExercises is an approved provider for the BOC, provider P10199. This course is approved in all states for Athletic Trainers. WebExercises is approved in Florida and Arizona and attendance will be filed with CE Broker.
Physical Therapy Approval for this course:
Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Hampshire, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin, Wyoming.
Doctor of Chiropractic course approval:
(see approval information below)
Alaska, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Georgia (approval 2021-686), Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee (board reviewed and approved), Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, Wyoming.
PACE approval: ID # 9347 – 1 hour
WebExercises is recognized by the PACE program of the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards. PACE (Providers of Approved Continuing Education) is a Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards (FCLB) organization. Approved providers offer the highest standards of education and abide by guidelines and standards outlined by PACE to maintain approval status. Courses need to be listed with PACE and receive an approval number. PACE approved providers are accepted by the following Chiropractic State Boards: Alaska, Connecticut, DC, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, Wyoming.
CCE accredited Chiropractic College:
WebExercises is sponsored by a CCE accredited Chiropractic College, Cleveland University-Kansas City. This course meets the appropriate standards for continuing education and qualifies for 1 CEUs (hour) in the following states:
Colorado, Delaware, Illinois, Michigan.