Trigger Point Dry Needling Level 1 (Charlottesville, VA)

UVA Outpatient Physical and Occupational Therapy, 545 Ray C. Hunt Drive,, Suite 2100
Charlottesville, VA 22903

27 Contact Hours

This course is designed to teach physical therapists introductory level techniques for trigger point dry needling throughout the entire body. The course also presents the clinical reasoning, theory, and scientific rationale behind the application of dry needling and teaches the local and global proposed mechanisms that occur with its application. This course covers dry needling techniques surrounding the lumbar and cervical spine, the hip region, the thigh and lower leg, the shoulder, forearm and elbow region. This lab intensive course consists of a vast number of needling techniques in conjunction with functional case based treatments. A written and oral practical examination is performed at the end of this course. A score of 80% or higher will be required on both the written and practical examination to offer the certificate of completion.

It is your responsibility to know your state's scope of practice regarding Trigger Point Dry Needling.

*The content and materials in this course are designed specifically for Physical Therapists*

A link to the require prereading documents will be sent via email with your registration confirmation. Please bring a pair of athletic shorts and a sport top to this course.

Course Run Times Below
Friday, March 27, 1pm-9:30pm
Saturday, March 28, 8am-6pm
Sunday, March 29, 8am-6pm

Start DateLengthLocationTimeExpert Instructor(s)Cost
March 27, 20203 Days (27 Hours)Charlottesville, VA1:00 pm - 9:30 pm $1200.00Book Now

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