HVLA-Basic Course

Osteopathic Manipulation

 

Presenter:  Dr. Jiro Yamahata, DOMTP, BCSc.

 

Course Description:

This 3 day course will focus on HVLA techniques for the spine and pelvis. We will review screening and palpation skills of segmental lesions and restricted barriers. Joint localization and proper patient set up and specific thrusting skills.

 

Course Objectives:

At the end of the course, participants will be able to:

1. Describe indications, precautions and contraindications to HVLA techniques.
2. Learn how to accurately identify restrictions to be manipulated utilizing a HVLA technique through a biomechanical examination.
3. Demonstrate safe and effective use of HVLA techniques in the Spine and Pelvic area.

 

Course Schedule:

 

Day 1

10:00- 10:30 Registration

10:30- 11:00 Course intro, basic principles, indications/contraindications, safety issues

11:00- 12:45 Evaluation: Pelvic (SIJ)  *LI, HI

12:45- 1:45 Lunch - on your own

1:45- 5:00 Techniques: Pelvic (SIJ)  *LI, HI

 

Day 2 

10:00- 11:00 Evaluation: Sacrum  *L on L, R on R, L on R, R on L, Unilateral Flexion/Extension

11:00- 12:45 Techniques: Sacrum  *L on L, R on R, L on R, R on L, Unilateral Flexion/Extension*

12:45- 1:45 Lunch - on your own

1:45- 3:00 Evaluation: Lumbar (L1- L5)  *ERS-R, ERS-L

3:00- 5:00 Techniques: Lumbar (L1- L5)  *ERS-R, ERS-L

 

Day 3

10:00- 11:00 Evaluation: Thoracic (ERS-R, ERS-L)

11:00- 12:45 Techniques: Thoracic (ERS-R, ERS-L)

12:45- 1:45 Lunch - on your own

1:45- 3:00 Evaluation: Cervical (C2- C7, Atlas, Occ.)  *ERS-R, ERS-L

3:00- 5:00 Techniques: Cervical (C2- C7, Atlas, Occ.)  *ERS-R, ERS-L

 

 

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HVLA-advanced course

Osteopathic Manipulation for Peripheral Extremities

 

HVLA Osteopathic Manipulation Technique certification program

Endorsed by the Osteopathic College of Ontario(OCO)

 

Venue: Not yet confirmed *Palms College of Osteopathic Medicine (1-23-19-202, Edobori, Nishi-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka, JAPAN) or nearby venue

Presenter: Dr. Jiro Yamahata, DOMTP, BCSc.  /  Assistant: Hideki Takahashi, BCSc.

Date: Feb. 10- 12th 2018

Cost: US $360

 

Course Description:

This 3 day course will focus on HVLA techniques for the extremities and rib cage. We will review screening and palpation skills of the upper and lower extremities and rib cage. Joint localization and proper patient set up and specific thrusting skills.

 

Course Objectives:

At the end of the course, participants will be able to:

1. Describe indications, precautions and contraindications to HVLA techniques.
2. Learn how to accurately identify restrictions to be manipulated utilizing a HVLA technique through a biomechanical examination.
3. Demonstrate safe and effective use of HVLA techniques in the 
extremities and rib cage.

 

Course Schedule:

 

Day 1

10:00- 11:00 Evaluation: Shoulder Region (SC, AC, GH Joints)

11:00- 12:45 Techniques: Shoulder Region

12:45- 1:45 Lunch

1:45- 3:00 Evaluation: Elbow and Wrist Region (Ulna, Radial Head, Radiocarpal, Distal Radioulnar and Ulna-Meniscal-Triquetral Articulations, Midcarpal Joint, First Carpometacarpal Joint)

3:00- 5:00 Techniques: Elbow and Wrist Region

 

Day 2 

10:00- 11:00 Evaluation: Knee Region (Tibia/Femur, Fibular Head, Anterior Medial Meniscus)

11:00- 12:45 Techniques: Knee Region

12:45- 1:45 Lunch

1:45- 3:00 Evaluation: Hip Joint, Ankle and Feet (Hip Joint, Tibia/Talus, Cuneiform, Plantar Dysfunction, Fifth Metatarsal Dysfunction, Plantar Styloid, Cuboid, Plantar Rotation)

3:00- 5:00 Techniques: Hip Joint, Ankle and Feet

 

Day 3

10:00- 11:00 Evaluation: Rib/Thoracic Region (1st- 10th Rib Inhalation Dysfunction, 11th- 12th Rib Exhalation Dysfunction)

11:00- 12:45 Techniques: Rib/Thoracic Region

12:45- 1:45 Lunch

1:45- 5:00 Integration & Specialized Technique (Full Spine Recoil Technique)

 

 

 

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Palms College of Osteopathic Medicine

1-23-19-202, EdoboriNishi-kuOSAKA 550-0002

TEL. 06-6147-8655

 

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