Events

Upcoming Events

Looking forward to seeing you at one of our upcoming events listed below!

FMT BLADES COURSE

September 10, 2022 

4000 N Providence Ave Appleton, WI 54913

This FMT Blades IASTM course introduces the concept of movement therapy and performance enhancement with gentle soft tissue techniques. The term IASTM or “Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Manipulation” is commonly paired with the image of steel tools and deep tissue work. 

Price: $200 (tools are not included, but not necessary to take the course).

FMT BLADES ADVANCED IASTM COURSE

September 11, 2022 

4000 N Providence Ave Appleton, WI 54913

This FMT Blades Advanced Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization (IASTM) course introduces the concept of mechanical gliding of skin, fascia and nerve.  It also presents concepts of neuro-sensory pain modulation via Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization. IASTM tools are designed to be used with very gentle applications of force, aggressive techniques with heavy pressure are no longer required. The anatomy, physiology and neurology of myofascial soft tissue is presented, along with a review of concepts of interlayer connective tissue gliding during normal human movement.   

Price: $200 (tools are not included, but not necessary to take the course).

PRACTICAL MANAGEMENT OF THE PATIENT WITH DIZZINESS: VESTIBULAR REHABILITATION THERAPY (VRT)

October 8-9, 2022

4000 N Providence Ave Appleton, WI 54913

The course will include instruction in anatomy and physiology, medical management, pathology, detailed bedside examination, and treatment skills. The material will be presented in a lecture, lab, and video case study format. Competence in the performance of a comprehensive office/bedside examination and treatment skills will be addressed in a lab format. An emphasis will be placed on the management of BPPV variants and vestibular hypofunction.

*This course will be instructed by Jeff Walter PT, DPT, NCS. Jeff Walter is the director of the Otolaryngology Vestibular and Balance Center at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville, PA.  Associate faculty member at Misericordia University, Department of Physical Therapy.  Since 1999, Jeff has lectured at numerous professional conferences, universities, and continuing education courses for audiologists, physicians, and therapists involved in managing vestibular disorders.

Price: $650