MFR Cairns: Respiration, Ribcage and Thoracic Spine

MFR Cairns: Respiration, Ribcage and Thoracic Spine

Myofascial Release: The Ribs, Respiration and the Thoracic Spine

Contact Hours: 16

mfr2This class enables you to respond more precisely and efficiently to soft tissue restrictions throughout the entire trunk. Emphasis is given to normalizing vertebral motion via releasing the fourth layer back muscles. New assessment and palpation skills will be introduced to enable you to correct restricted facet joints.  You will leave with a significant increase in your ability to treat the most common client complaints, stiff and painful backs. Freedom in the breathing will be addressed with both direct and functional techniques.

Students will:

  • Expand their ability to make useful interventions to localized spinal stiffness and pain
  • Develop precise skills for releasing restrictions in breathing & the ribs
  • Understand basic spinal mechanics

Techniques for:

  • Pectoralis Fascia
  • Improving rib movement
  • Obliques
  • Fourth Layer Lumbar Muscles
  • Fourth Layer Thoracic Muscles
  • Deep Cervical Myofasciae
  • Sub-Occipital Muscles
  • Functional Group Releases for Ribs
  • 3 Sacral Releases

    AND More

Continuing Education Credits (CEUs) have been granted for this class by:

  • AAMT - 20 CEUs
  • AMT (5 CEUs per hour of attendance)
  • The California Board of Physical Therapy Examiners
  • ARM
  • The Rolf Institute
  • Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners


Course Details

Course date 02-04-2022 9:00 am
Course end date 03-04-2022 5:00 pm
Registration Start Date 28-01-2022
Available place 4
Course Fee AUD $455.00
53 Anderson Street
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