This course is offered in partnership with Garry Adkins, a Certified Massage Therapist Instructor who is approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB) as a continuing education Approved Provider.  This course will combine elements of “effective treatments of the neck and head”, “pain-free posture”, and “effective treatments for temporomandibular joint/intra oral”, along with a few new ones. We will focus on the tonus and phasic muscles of the upper torso and how they influence major joints of the neck, rib pain, and TMJ. Once these muscles and surrounding fascia are released with an easy to follow protocol and all that is left is to provide follow up exercises the patient or client can do at home.  @ HomePrep is a National Leader in online education. With over 100,000 satisfied students and a course catalog of over 1,000 classes, we are here to help you – Invest in Yourself.

Treating Technology Neck

$50.99

Instructor

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Garry Adkins has been a Certified Massage Therapist Instructor since 1994 and is approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB) as a continuing education Approved Provider and is also sponsored by NCBTMB to teach New York LMTs continuing education that is accepted by the state of New York for license renewal.  He is a member of the U.S. Olympic Committee Sports Medicine Society, Alliance for Massage Therapy Education, International Association of Healthcare Practitioners, American Massage Therapy Association, Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals and past president of the Association of Michigan Myomassologists Inc.  Garry is licensed to practice in the state of Michigan and specializes in the treatment of elite athletes with injury rehabilitation and provides treatment for the hardest working team in the NFL, the Detroit Lions.

Preview Video

Included in your online course

  • Course Syllabus
  • Course Video
  • Manual for Treating Technology Neck Course
  • Course Exam
  • PowerPoint Slides for Treating Technology Neck Course
  • Online/Distance Learning Course Evaluation
  • Instant Certificate of Achievement with a passing score

What you will learn

  • Discuss the etiology of Cervical Radiculopathy and stages of progression
  • Avoiding positions that increase arm and/or neck symptoms
  • Medications, traction, and a well-designed physical program that have proven effectiveness
  • With the proper treatment, 80-90% of patients can be treated nonoperative
  • Massage Therapy can be a useful adjunct in relieving pain
  • A 5 minute TMJ/Intra Oral treatment to increase awareness with lasting results
  • An effective treatment for chronic debilitating rib pain

Approval Info

Treating Technology Neck
Online 
Course (5 CE Hours)