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Manual Therapy for the Piriformis & Quadratus Lumborum
DVD Video
$219.99 USD
$109.99 USD
Now Available For Preorder
This item is expected to ship 4-6 weeks after the event on December 13, 2019.
Product Details
Format:
DVD Video - 4+ hours   Instructions
Details:
Multi-disc DVD recording with electronic manual and instructions.
Author:
PEGGY LAMB, MA, LMT, BCTMB
Publisher:
PESI Rehab
Copyright:
12/13/2019 - Available Now for Pre-Order
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
RNV063805
Objectives
  1. Classify the anatomy of the low back and pelvis and what roles the piriformis and quadratus lumborum play.
  2. Identify assessment tests for a short piriformis and piriformis syndrome.
  3. Examine trigger point referral patterns of the piriformis and quadratus lumborum.
  4. Practice techniques for palpating, stretching, and releasing the piriformis and lateral rotators.
  5. Create plan of care using standing, prone, and side-lying techniques to gently and effectively release the quadratus lumborum and ultimately save your hands.
  6. Discuss strategies for avoiding reoccurring injuries of the low back and pelvis.
Outline
UNLOCK THE MYSTERY OF THE PIRIFORMIS AND QUADRATUS LUMBORUM
  • How the piriformis and the quadratus lumborum impact the SIJ
  • The biomechanics of the pelvis
  • Why low back pain is simple yet complex
  • Impact of spinal curves and coupled spinal movement
  • Sacral movement and its relationship to the piriformis
HOW BEST TO RELEASE THE PIRIFORMIS AND QUADRATUS LUMBORUM
  • Importance of patient education and safety
  • Muscle swimming – unique combination of several manual therapies
  • Positional release: a safe alternative to direct palpation
  • Muscle Energy Techniques (MET)
  • Case studies
PIRIFORMIS AND DEEP LATERAL ROTATORS
UPGRADE YOUR ASSESSMENT TESTS TO FIND THE ROOT CAUSE FASTER
  • Short piriformis
  • Piriformis syndrome
  • Positional release
  • MEG technique for short piriformis
  • Demonstration and practice: LAB
TECHNIQUES TO REACH THE PAIN, ELIMINATE IT AND RESTORE FUNCTIONS
  • Pin and rock technique
  • Pin and move technique on trigger points
  • Cupping
  • Assisted table stretch for piriformis
  • Demonstration and practice: LAB
QUADRATUS LUMBORUM
UPGRADE YOUR ASSESSMENT TESTS TO FIND THE ROOT CAUSE FASTER
  • High iliac crest
  • MET corrects for high iliac crest
  • Positional release for short quadratus lumborum
  • Demonstration and practice: LAB
STRATEGIES TO REACH THE PAIN, ELIMINATE IT AND RESTORE FUNCTION
  • Standing techniques
    • Assessment of QL length from side-bending
    • Standing papation
    • Demonstration and practice: LAB
  • Prone techniques
    • Skin rolling
    • Warming the tissue
    • Assessing the tissue
    • Cupping
    • Demonstration and practice: LAB
  • Side-lying techniques
    • Fascial lengthening
    • Warming the tissue
    • Practice muscle swimming strategies for release
    • Pin and rock
    • Cupping
    • Pin and move technique on TP’s
    • Demonstration and practice: LAB
  • Additional techniques to create new neuromuscular pathways
    • Stretching techniques
    • Demonstration and practice: LAB
Author

PEGGY LAMB, MA, LMT, BCTMB

Peggy Lamb, MA, LMT, BCTMB, has been practicing massage since 1986 and is certified through the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork. She currently owns a private massage and movement therapy business, where she practices when she’s not touring the country speaking. Ms. Lamb received her initial training at the New Mexico Academy of Massage and Advanced Healing Arts in Santa Fe, New Mexico, and at Wellness Skills, Inc., in Dallas, Texas. She taught clinical anatomy and physiology, trigger point therapy, and Swedish techniques at Wellness Skills, Inc., in Dallas and at Texas Healing Arts Institute in Austin. In addition to her extensive training in massage therapy, Ms. Lamb holds a master’s degree in dance from American University in Washington, DC, where the concepts to body movement have been instrumental in her work with the core and low back. She also teaches dance and yoga and is a personal trainer. She is the author of Releasing the Rotator Cuff, The Core of the Matter: Releasing the Iliopsoas and Quadratus Lumborum, and Stretch Your Clients: The Bodyworker’s Guide to Client Table Stretches. Ms. Lamb brings her eclectic and extensive background into her teaching for an enlightening and enjoyable learning experience.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Peggy Lamb maintains a private practice. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Peggy Lamb has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.
Continuing Education Credits

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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.

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**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
  • Massage Therapists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants
  • Athletic Trainers
  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialists
  • Exercise Physiologists
  • Personal Trainers
  • Rehab Nurses