One day dry needling Masterclass for Musculoskeletal Conditions

This one day Masterclass is designed for Physiotherapists and other clinicians who are already trained in Acupuncuture. The day will focus on the use of dry needling for musculoskeletal conditions with a particular emphasis on headaches, cervical spine and also lumbar spine. Check out the provisional timetable.

8:30-9:00 Registration

9:00-10.00 LECTURE: Introduction to Dry needling:

10:00-10:30 LECTURE: Superficial dry needling : Effects on the Myofascial and scar tissue

10:30-10:45 BREAK

10:45-11:30 PRACTICAL: Superficial dry needling and fascia

11:30-12:00 LECTURE: Cervical Headaches & Dry needling

12:00-12:30 PRACTICAL: Treating headaches

12:30-13:30 Lunch

13:30-14:00 LECTURE: Needling of the cervical spine

14:00-15:00 PRACTICAL: Needling of the cervical spine

15:00-15:45 LECUTRE: lumbar Spine dry needling. Review of IMS concepts

15:45-17:00 PRACTICAL: lumbar spine dry needling

Course tutor:

Mr Gahl Sela is an internationally recognised expert in the use of dry needling for pelvic &  pelvic floor dysfunction to include post natal conditions, pelvic floor under & over activity, abdominal trauma & scarring  and complex male & female pelvic pain. He teaches worldwide and  holds a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy as well a Masters degree in Physiotherapy (Manipulative).The subject of his research was palpation skills. He was trained in pelvic floor rehabilitation in the Herman and Wallace program in the USA. Gahl has worked in the USA in private practice, and has worked in Israel since 1998 in both Private Practice and the Public sector. He sat on the Board of Directors of the Israel Physiotherapy Society (IPTS) for 5 years. He has taught in the Physiotherapy department of University of Haifa since 2003. He has been involved with facilitating & assisting with the ODNS courses sponsored by the IPTS in Israel since 2009. He has been teaching with ODNS since 2011.He is a close colleague and friend of Bruce Barker , founder & lead tutor of Optimal Dry Needling solutions and both of them spent  considerable time with Gerard at WCPT 2017 in Cape Town planning this bespoke UK course. 


Friday, May 25th 2018
9:00AM - 4:00PM
Barefoot Clinic
7, High Street
UK B17 9NT
0121 426 2633 View a Map
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