Assessing and Addressing Rotational Athletes: The Keys to Success

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Lesson Plan

Dr. Thomson discusses the importance of the team approach when treating athletes. With constant communication between the team of professionals building a better athlete, patient results and satisfaction tremendously increase. It is important that this team not only communicates often, but is also speaking the same language. The team should include professionals such as coaches, orthopedists, strength and conditioning coaches, etc.

This presentation addresses some of the most important movement patterns for athletic performance. Whether it is decreased performance or increased risk of injury, when there is dysfunction noted in these patterns – something bad will happen. After the presentation practitioners and students have the tools to immediately assess and treat their patients.

Objectives:

  • Discuss the importance of the team approach (DC / PT / MD / Coach, etc.).
  • Explain the joint by joint approach and regional interdependence.
  • Describe important movement patterns for athletic performance.
  • Assess and identify potential problematic movement dysfunction in athletes.

You can start and stop the course at any time. The course is available for 30 days in your account or 3 months for CE selection.

Target Audience: Athletic Trainers, Physical Therapy, Doctor of Chiropractic, Occupational Therapy

Continuing Education available for: Athletic Trainers, Physical Therapy, Doctor of Chiropractic, Occupational Therapy
Prerequisite: None
Instructional Level: Intermediate

Disclosure: No relevant information to disclose
Content disclosure: This course does not focus on any product or service.

Outline: 1 hour
Movement Assessments and movement patterns – 5 min
What is your role / team approach – 5 min
Athlete centered approach – 5 min
Understanding your athletes – 5 min
Regional interdependence – 5 min
Relevant movement assessments – 10 min
Ankle mobility – 5 min
Rotational Assessments – 10 min
Breathing / sleep  – 5 min

 

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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.
Topic: Intermediate

Physical Therapy Approval for this course:
This course has been approved by the Arkansas Board of Physical Therapy. The course abides by regulatory guidelines for continuing education or is approved by virtue of approval by the Arkansas Physical Therapy board.
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Doctor of Chiropractic course approval:
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PACE approval: ID # 9693 –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 Hampshire, 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.

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Course Instructor

Lisa Thomson, DC Lisa Thomson, DC

Dr. Thomson has over a decade of clinical experience and is an accomplished chiropractor, leader, speaker and businesswoman. In addition to her successful practice, Dr. Thomson is also a board member for the California Chiropractic Association, Associate Faculty at Southern California University of Health Sciences and a writer for Help What Hurts. As an athlete and an avid sports fan, Dr. Thomson is passionate about treating athletes and improving sports performance. She is TPI Level 1 and Medical Level 2 certified and is also certified through OnBaseU Hitting and Pitching, Racquetfit, FMS, FCS, SFMA level 1 and 2 and Functional Medicine University. Dr. Thomson lives in Whittier, California with her husband, Sean and her 2 kids, Joseph and Cora. She enjoys reading, running, spending time with family and donating her time and talents to local businesses and organizations.

Assessing and Addressing Rotational Athletes: The Keys to Success