VM1 – Visceral Manipulation: Abdomen 1

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Synopsis: In VM1 you will study the models and theories of functional biomechanics as viewed from Barral's innovative approach. Course Highlights: Learn manual skills to locate, evaluate and normalize primary areas of dysfunction within the abdominal cavity. Explore the dynamics of motion and suspension in relation to organs, membranes and ligaments. Examine the relationship of organs and structural or neuromusculoskeletal dysfunction. Assess the quality of functional activity and somatic structures as they relate to an overall pattern. Prerequisite: Experience with sensitive, light-touch palpation Required Advance Reading: Visceral Manipulation by Jean-Pierre Barral, RPT, DO; Atlas of Human Anatomy by Frank Netter, MD, or A Regional Atlas of the Human Body by Carmine Clemente.
The International Alliance of Healthcare Educators
  • Units:
  • 12.0
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  • Approved by CMTBC
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  • Category:
  • Primary
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