The Institute of Osteopathic Studies
This course will incorporate lectures and hands-on workshops to provide a comprehensive and osteopathically-integrated approach to the use of the myofascial system in clinical diagnosis and treatment.
The course will introduce new and expanded understandings drawn from a number of important clinical models and then integrate these key features into a comprehensive osteopathic perspective.
Pertinent models underlying the foundations of this course include the following:
Zinks Fascial Patterning & Respiratory-Circulatory Model
Primary & Secondary Myofascial Pain & Dysfunction (Travell & Simons)
Chapmans Reflexes, Related Viscerosomatic & Somatovisceral Reflexes, and Systemic-Homeostatic Model
Postural Decompensation and Gravitational Strain Pathophysiology
While treatment goals are more important than technique, examples of the modalities integrated in the workshop portions of this course include:
Ruddy Resistive Duction & Various Muscle Energy OMT Techniques
Myofascial Vapocoolant Spray & Stretch; Soft Tissue OMT
High-Velocity, Low-Amplitude OMT
Balance Ligamentous Tension, Myofascial Release, Counterstrain OMT
Osteopathy in the Cranial Field
Reflex & Collateral Ganglion OMT Techniques
Homeostatic Support OMT including Various Lymphatic/Immune Pumps
Dr. Kuchera will integrate the current evidence-base for the approach with practical clinical and treatment pearls drawn from over 25 years experience
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