While the examination of proper function and disorders in many parts of the body are viewed from a systems approach, the different role that each segment of the spine plays in the body is often overlooked. In part 1, we will discuss the role each segment of the spine from levels C1 through T4 plays in movement and daily activities; autonomic nervous system imbalance; circulation; and gastrointestinal, respiratory, and cardiac function.
Learning Objectives (upon completion)
- Student will learn the relationship between the C1-T4 segments and adjacent musculoskeletal structures.
- Student will learn the relationship between the C1-T4 segments and adjacent visceral and organic structures.
- Student will learn the relationships between the C1-T4 segments and adjacent neurovascular structures.
- Student will learn various methods to evaluate the presence of somatic dysfunction in the C1-T4 segments.
- Student will learn various methods to treat existing somatic dysfunctions in the C1-T4 segments.
Duration: Saturday, December 3, 2022 from 8am-5pm; Sunday, December 4, 2022 from 8am-4pm
NEW Temporary Location: The Exchange
1122 Kenilworth Drive
Conference Room – 2nd Floor (exit elevator to the left)
Towson, MD 21204
*Please note that masks are now mandatory*
Price: $575 / person (increases to $600 / person on Nov. 26)
Number of Attendees: 12-16
Instructors: Robert Cohen, M.A., P.T. and Jon Laking, M.A., P.T.
Contact: Robert Cohen, M.A., P.T. at 410-321-9292 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Target Audience: Healthcare providers – M.D., D.O., P.T., A.T.C., M.T., R.N., O.T., and other licensed or certified Healthcare Providers.
Continuing Education Credits: NCBTMB Approved Provider #1418. This course is awaiting approval by NCBTMB and the Maryland Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for 1.5 CEUs (15 credit hours).