Alleviating Piriformis Syndrome
Integrated Therapies Institute, Dallas TX
6162 E Mockingbird Ln Suite 190, Dallas, TX 75214, United States
October 1, 2017, 9am-6pm
8 CE Hours, NCBTMB Approved.
Taught by by Robert E. McAtee, BCMTB, Pro-Active Massage Therapy
This highly-interactive course prepares practitioners to employ an array of effective soft tissue techniques to address one of the most common musculoskeletal complaints presented by clients.
We’ll discuss the causes and prevention of piriformis syndrome, review and palpate the relevant anatomy, and demonstrate/ practice assessment tests, and hands-on work that includes transverse friction, pin and stretch techniques, and isolytic contractions.
Your learning Facilitator:
Bob McAtee, LMT, BCMTB, CSCS, has been a massage therapist since 1981, specializing in sports massage and soft tissue therapy.Since 1988, Bob has maintained an active, international private practice in Colorado Springs, CO. His clientele includes Olympic and professional athletes, dancers, performers, and recreational athletes, active older adults, stressed office workers, and those suffering soft-tissue injuries.
Bob is an NCBTMB Approved Provider and regularly presents workshops throughout the U.S. and internationally on facilitated stretching, sports massage, and soft-tissue injury care. His seminars consistently receive 5-star reviews for their depth of information, hands-on learning, and for Bob's relaxed teaching style.
Bob is Board Certified in Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork, and is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist. He is the author of Facilitated Stretching, a how-to book about PNF stretching, used by health and fitness professionals worldwide. Since its release in 1994, the book has sold over 100,000 copies and been translated into Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Korean, Chinese, and Japanese.
Bob invented the patented Hand-L Massage Tool, used by manual therapists worldwide to save their thumbs. For more information, please visit stretchman.com