Scoliosis Series Part 2: Distance Continuing Education Course (3 Units)

$55.00

Learn about impact of scoliosis on the breath, the anatomy of breathing, and how to perform a simple breath measure. Learn Pilates-based core exercises to fine tune the breath into the lobes of the lungs.

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Description

Learn about impact of scoliosis on the breath, the anatomy of breathing, and how to perform a simple breath measure. Learn core exercises to fine tune the breath into the lobes of the lungs.

List of Objectives
Students will be able to:

  • Describe the anatomy of breathing
  • Describe the impact of scoliosis upon the ribcage and breathing
  • Describe the hallmarks of conservative scoliosis management
  • Perform a self-test to measure lung volume
  • Learn exercises to better facilitate breathing
  • Describe imagery techniques to facilitate better breathing
  • Learn dynamics of inhalation and exhalation by fine-tuning the lobes of the lungs
  • Facilitate core exercises emphasizing
  • Learn 17 Pilates-based mat exercises to promote better breathing and improve scoliosis management
  • Learn strategies to bring better breathing principles into daily life while showering, traveling in the car, walking and doing desk work

Additional Information

  • 3 Contact Hours (3 PMA CECs, 3 CPTA CEUs)
  • Target Audience:
    • Physical Therapists and PT Assistants
    • PMA NCPTs
  • Educational Level: Intermediate/Advanced
  • Special Needs Requests will be accommodated wherever possible. Pilates Therapeutics is committed to 100% customer satisfaction.