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Physical Therapy

Continuing Education Events

Post-Professional Program

Dates: Sunday 10/11/15 and Monday 10/12/15
Time: Sunday 9:00 – 4:30 & Monday 9:00-5:00

Touro College Bay Shore Campus
1700 Union Blvd.
New York, NY 11706

This two day course is designed for physical therapy clinicians who have successfully completed an introductory course in foot and ankle anatomy, biomechanics and treatment (i.e. Touro College Foot and Ankle I, Motivations Course #110, or When the Foot Hits the Ground Level I). A brief review of essential biomechanics will be followed by clinically oriented topics including advanced biomechanical evaluation techniques, proximal influences on distal function, complex foot types with particular emphasis on the first ray, video analysis of running and walking, updates on surgical management, and problem solving through clinical case studies.

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(North American Institute of Orthopedic Manual Therapy)
OMT Certification Series: New York, NY

NAIOMT C-516 Cervical Spine I: March 8-9 OR May 3-4, 2015

C-511 Lumbopelvic I: October 18-19, 2015

C-611 Lumbopelvic II-Hip:November 22-23 OR December 6-7, 2015

Touro College Manhattan Campus
27 West 23rd Street, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10010

Courses are 50% lab and use a case-based format. You will learn about select
conditions and their specific biomechanical and neurophysiological assessment.
You will immediately be able to add to your practice patient education, manual
therapy techniques and individualized neuromuscular rehabilitation prescriptions.
Joint thrust manipulation of the middle-lower cervical spines will be introduced.
There will be an additional online day for the course.
Register now at: www.naiomt.com

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Touro College PT Continuing Education Courses offered by Herman & Wallace in 2015
Herman & Wallace Pelvic Rehabilitation Institute

Bowel Pathology Function, Dysfunction & the Pelvic Floor

November 15-16, 2015
Touro College Manhattan Campus
27 West 23rd Street, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10010

This intermediate, two-day course covers comprehensive evaluation and treatment
techniques for bowel pathologies and dysfunctions, including fecal incontinence,
chronic constipation, and the relationship between constipation and rectal and/or
abdominal pain. As knowledge of the pelvic structures and nervous system are critical
in understanding the pelvic rehabilitation provider's role in bowel dysfunction,
anatomy and physiology of the gastrointestinal system and pelvis will be discussed
throughout the course. The implications of the pelvic floor muscles specific to bowel
dysfunction will be instructed so that the participant can increase comfort level with
examination, evaluation, and intervention strategies. To REGISTERand for more information visit:

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Visceral Manipulation 2 (VM2)

January 11-14, 2016, New York, NY

Touro College Manhattan Campus
27 West 23rd Street, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10010

In Visceral Manipulation: Abdomen 2 you will expand on the functional anatomy, hand placements and techniques you learned in Visceral Manipulation: Abdomen 1 to give you a deeper understanding of the abdominal cavity and its relationship to the cranial and thoracic cavities.

to register contact: www.barralinstitute.com

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Zensational Kids, LLC

Educate 2B!: Tools for Engaged Learning and Living

November 24, 2015 OR April 13, 2016
Touro College Manhattan Campus
27 West 23rd Street, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10010

With the increased prevalence of stress that our students and faculty have been facing, it is no wonder that the national rates for mental health disorders as well as behavioral, developmental and learning challenges have exploded within the walls of our schools. In this one-day, lab intensive training, participants learn how to utilize and teach 30 short, evidence-based breathing, movement and mindfulness exercises. Each activity provides students with the ability 2B: Calm, Energized, Focused, Connected and Ready to Learn. Easily integrated into any classroom, therapy or counseling setting, Educate 2B empowers students to take an active role in maintaining an optimal learning state, facilitating therapeutic goals and RTI initiatives. Students learn to build the cognitive muscles of self-regulation, focus and resilience. This program integrates research from neuroscience, child development, cognitive psychology and contemplative practices with classroom pedagogies. Participants are provided with a 128 page, fully illustrated manual containing the science behind the practice, easy to follow instructions and extension ideas for reflection and carryover.

To register and for more information contact: http://zensationalkids.com/events/schedule/

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Interested in hosting a course at Touro College? Please contact Emil Euaparadorn at 212 463 0400 x 5255 for more information