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Staying Aligned: The Ball & Socket Joints
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9/16/2017 to 9/17/2017
When: September 16-17, 2017
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Where: Tensile Strength Studio and Barrington Yoga Loft
756 W. Northwest Hwy
Barrington, Illinois  60010
United States
Presenter: Sponsor: Tensile Strength Studio
Contact: Karyn Staples, PT, PhD

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Course Description: 

This is a three part workshop series entitled “Staying Aligned”. This course is designed to introduce the movement practitioner and enthusiast to the ball and socket joints. The course is both lecture and lab based to provide a variety of learning methods.


Speaker: Karyn Staples, PT, PhD, PMA-CPT®  

Course Objectives:

Course Participants will:

  • Understand the skeletal anatomical alignment for the shoulder, hip, and ankle complexes

  • Define shoulder, hip, and ankle congruency

  • Understand the relationship between skeletal alignment and shoulder/hip/ankle congruency

  • Demonstrate in and out of shoulder/hip/ankle congruency

  • Learn how to visualize joint congruency with the client supine, prone, sidelying, seated, tall kneeling, and standing

  • Correlate breathing with alignment


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Program Content Area: Orthopedics
Course Type: Lecture, Lab, anatomy application, palpating on self and partner, self-practice, use Fletcher Towelwork ®, and Pilates Reformer
Instructional Level: Intermediate
Intended Audience: PTs, PTAs
CE Contact Hours: 14
Course Approval: IPTA Approval #801-6773

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