DPT 766: Functional Orthopedics I

Course Description Emphasizes the principles and skills of soft-tissue evaluation and treatment and the integration of these skills with PNF and joint mobilization. The concept of the human body as an interconnected dynamic system is stressed. Observed changes in structure, posture, and movement are correlated to soft-tissue dysfunction. Emphasis is placed on the evaluation of the soft-tissue structures and the application of specific treatment techniques to normalize any identified dysfunction.
Credits 2