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Tai Chi & Qigong for Rehab, Wellness & Prevention
DVD Video
$299.99 USD
$149.99 USD
Now Available For Preorder
This item is expected to ship 4-6 weeks after the event on August 15, 2019.
Product Details
Format:
DVD Video - 8+ hours   Instructions
Details:
Multi-disc DVD recording with electronic manual and instructions.
Author:
JOHN BURNS, DPT, MPT, MSOM, DIPL-AC
Publisher:
PESI Rehab
Copyright:
8/15/2019 - Available Now for Pre-Order
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
RNV020781
Objectives
  1. Analyze the evidence behind the need for a biopsychosocial model of healthcare
  2. Review the research of utilizing Tai Chi and Qigong within a variety of clinical settings
  3. Demonstrate 30 Qigong movements for improving flexibility and dynamic balance to prevent the risks of falls
  4. Demonstrate 15 Tai Chi movements for improving upper and lower body functional movement and strength
  5. Examine the use of other ancient exercises such as Gua Sha, Tui Na, Acupressure, and cupping
  6. Demonstrate the ability to safely utilize both Tai Chi and Qigong for rehab, fitness, and athletic performance to review the Level 1 Mind-Body-Movement Specialist Certification
  7. Utilize weight transference techniques to improve balance
  8. Apply situational focus in Tai Chi practice, encouraging mental alertness
  9. Teach modifications for participants of different movement abilities
  10. Define the international fall reduction statistics directly related to Tai Chi programs
  11. Develop practices of incorporating Tai Chi into real life situations for fall prevention
  12. Incorporate mindfulness in Tai Chi practice to enhance health and well-being benefits
Outline
THE IMPORTANCE OF MIND-BODY INTERVENTIONS IN HEALTHCARE
  • The dangers of a strictly biomedical approach
  • Problem of pain management, opioids, and mental health crisis
  • Addressing more than the pain – addressing the client’s body, mind, emotions, and spiritual connectedness
  • Review the research on mind-body interventions
  • How to improve and motivate patients being more active in their rehab, wellness and prevention goals
  • Aligning Tai Chi and Qigong with Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), mindfulness and distress tolerance
WHY YOU SHOULD IMPLEMENT TAI CHI & QIGONG
  • Looking at the evidence
  • How this model can comprehensively treat the client
  • How to utilize this method in various clinical settings
DEMONSTRATION OF INTERVENTIONS: MOVEMENTS TO IMPROVE VARIOUS DYSFUNCTIONS - LAB
  • Tai Chi & Qigong warm-up - Rhythmic movements to elicit a therapeutic dopamine response, graded weight shifting and proximal to distal muscle recruitment
  • Qigong to improve upper body functional strength, flexibility and ROM
  • Qigong to improve lower body functional strength, flexibility and ROM
  • Qigong to improve static and dynamic balance
  • Qigong to improve segmental spinal control for improved stability and mobility
  • Qigong to improve bone density to prevent fractures
  • Qigong to improve stamina and cardiovascular endurance
  • Tai Chi to improve proximal-to-distal muscle recruitment
  • Tai Chi to improve an individual’s physical and emotional performance potential to face and overcome life’s physical and emotional challenges
  • Tai Chi and Qigong as an ancient “physical therapy” intervention to enhance an individual’s ability to achieve their functional and sports performance goals
TAKE HOME SOLUTIONS
  • Safely review all Tai Chi and Qigong exercises
  • When the student becomes the instructor: how to empower your clients toward change
  • Why safety is important: teaching and practicing principles of Tai Chi and Qigong safely
WHEN, WHERE, AND HOW TO UTILIZE TAI CHI AND QIGONG METHODS
  • Case studies of various rehab setting
    • Orthopedics
    • Geriatrics
    • Pediatrics
    • Oncology
    • Behavioral health
  • How to enhance your reimbursement using CPT codes
    • Real-life scenarios
Author

JOHN BURNS, DPT, MPT, MSOM, DIPL-AC

John Burns DPT, MPT, MSOM, Dipl-Ac, is a nationally-recognized instructor of both Tai Chi and Qigong. For the past 30 years, he has explored the mind-body connection within the healthcare setting and created exercises and therapies to address it. Dr. Burns provides instruction of mind-body exercises in community and rehab settings, psychiatric hospitals, and to physical therapy students at Marquette University. In addition, he teaches students about oriental medicine at the Midwest College of Oriental Medicine. His seminars blend the most current evidence and his experience with a teaching style that reflects his passion and conviction to improve upon the health of people of all ages and abilities. He is the founding director of the Academy of Mind-Body-Movement and the Tao F.I.T. Center of Health Fitness and Wellness. Dr. Burns is also the clinical coordinator of acupuncture and mind-body exercises at Aurora Health Care. He holds a Doctor of physical therapy degree from the University of Colorado Medical School and a Master of Science in oriental medicine degree from the Midwest College of Oriental Medicine. With his extensive knowledge and experience in both Western and Eastern medicine, he developed this program to help empower you in your continued efforts to provide optimal client-centered care.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: John Burns has an employment relationship with Aurora Health Care. He is a faculty member at Marquette University; and Midwest College of Oriental Medicine Dr. Burns has received a United State Patent for a fitness and rehab apparatus. He receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: John Burns has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.
Continuing Education Credits

CE Information Coming Soon
Continuing education credit information is coming soon for this non-interactive self-study package.

CEs may be available for select professions, as listed in the target audience. Hours will be dependent on the actual recording time. Please check with your state licensing board or organization for specific requirements.

There may be an additional fee for CE certificates. Please contact our Customer Service at 1-800-844-8260 for more details.

**Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of mental health professionals. As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your professions standards.

Audience
  • Physical Therapists
  • Physical Therapist Assistants
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Occupational Therapy Assistants
  • Exercise Physiologists
  • Athletic Trainers
  • Activity Professionals