Skin, Scars and Stiffness
Shown for the first time in the 2012 Fascia Congress in Vancouver…
Thanks to the peroperative endoscopy, the knowledge concerning living human matter is now largely improved. This DVD presents a new concept on the living body based on the fascia as a multifibrillar interior architecture that is able to respond to mechanical constraints. This multifibrillar network has a dispersed pattern, a chaotic scaffold but nevertheless is responsible of the best mechanical efficiency in our body …
Tiger Body Workout, Fascial Fitness Training by Divo Gitta Müller
This DVD shows you how to build up your tiger body suit – a fascial network which is smooth, elastic and resilient. The program enables you to regain a youthful, bouncy movement quality combined with an energetic, powerful vitality. It noticeably improves the overall tonicity of your connective tissues, leaving you with a sensuous‚ cat body’ feeling and wellbeing.
Fascial Fitness is a brand new approach that translates the latest findings of the international field of fascia research into a personal workout program.
Working with a team of the top names in massage and manual therapy, headed up by Judith DeLany, Primal Pictures have created a fabulous digital resource for manual therapists and massage therapists in training and practice.
With the aim of providing an intuitive and comprehensive multimedia guide, 3D Anatomy for Manual Therapies covers a wide variety of topics using engaging multimedia content including great interactive 3D anatomy section. Also featuring is a comprehensive muscle and trigger point atlas, manual therapies topics section covering 27 techniques such as Rolfing, Trager, Craniosacral Therapy which are all supported with text. There are also live movie clips, photographs and illustrations.
This 3D anatomy software will let the user add and remove layers from skin to bone and rotate and zoom the 3D model at any stage correlate views of the model. All visible structures can be labeled and highlighted, which will bring up related text and hot links.
You will find 30 topics ranging from key massage techniques and stretching to special care. Each topic is covered by explanatory text, written by an expert in the technique, and supplemented by photographs and video clips providing clarity and context.
Strap Taping for Sports and Rehabilitation By Anne Keil Short
Strap Taping for Sports and Rehabilitation presents taping techniques for use on all body areas in both physical therapy and modified athletic training. This easy-to-use reference contains 50 strap taping techniques that help support or control joint mobility. Though the text focuses on strap taping for physical therapy, it also includes a variety of sport-related taping and other techniques used in orthopedic rehabilitation. Many of these techniques can also be used or modified for use with neurological and pediatric patients or clients.
Each taping technique is shown step by step through the use of full-color photographs. In addition, an accompanying DVD provides detailed demonstrations of all tape applications. By referring to more than 200 photos and illustrations with video sequences, readers will experience a dynamic and detailed presentation for learning strap taping techniques.
Exploring the Architecture of the Human Body
A new film by J.C. Guimberteau (2012), the first directed synthesis after “Strolling under the Skin” and “The Skin Excursion”
Filmed in High Definition, this new sequences was filmed by Dr. J.C. Guimberteau during surgical procedures using endoscopy. The movie sets out to show the highly mobile network of tissue below the dermis and hypodermis, filling every available space. The fascial web that forms a continuity tissue and internal architecture of the bodyappears to be an ideal network made up of fibres, fibrils and microfibrils, and microvacuolar spaces. This can be demonstrated at all degrees of magnification, from the mesosphere to the microsphere. Therefore, this network can be described and interpreted as a global system…
Advanced Treatment Techniques for the Manual Therapist: NECK
By Dr. Joe Muscolino
Joe Muscolino, who has a vast experience as a chiropractor, manual therapist, educator, and author, creates a comprehensive guide to neck treatment that empowers manual therapists from multiple health professions to confidently and effectively manage neck pain and conditions . Part One of the book begins with an overview of the anatomy and physiology of the neck, common pathologic conditions, and assessment. Part Two sets forth a variety of tested and proven treatment techniques.And Part Three offers self-care advice for both the client and the manual therapist.
The treatment routines set forth in the text combine images with detailed explanations to guide students through effective clinical orthopedic manual therapy techniques for the functional muscle groups and joints of the neck. Accompanying video clips show these techniques in action. Caution boxes throughout the text draw attention to contraindications and precautions that students need to be aware of before performing manual therapy on the neck.
Whether as a student expanding his or her learning to include advanced treatment options, or as a practicing therapist seeking to hone and enhance a seasoned skill set, this book will help readers prepare to meet the needs of their clients and become a more marketable, in-demand, and valuable therapist by performing clinical orthopedic work. Likewise, instructors will find additional tools and resources to facilitate the teaching and learning of this crucial topic.
Includes A DVD showing video clips showing the techniques in action.
This DVD covers motion palpation assessment and joint mobilization techniques for the neck. Motion palpation assesses joint range motion one joint at a time. Joint mobilization is a specific stretching of the intrinsic tissues of the joint. Dr. Joe Muscolino is a chiropractor in private practice and has been a massage therapy educator for 25 years. He explains and teaches these techniques simply, clearly, and thoroughly! This DVD is a must for all manual therapists: massage therapists, structural integration practitioners, physical and occupational therapists, chiropractic and osteopathic physicians.
Lack of mobility in the cervical regions of the spine cannot always be addressed via soft tissue release, it is necessary to address directly the restrictions at the facet joints. Joint mobilization is an extremely powerful and effective technique, and should be added to your tool box of treatment techniques. For clients who present with specific segmental spinal hypomobilities, it is the only treatment technique available to massage therapists that can remedy their condition.
This DVD covers motion palpation and joint mobilisation of the cervical, including orthopedic assessment tests and a review of cervical spine anatomy.
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VACUUM CUPPING FOR MYOFASCIAL MOBILISATION IN CLINICAL PRACTICE
An Essential Tool for Soft Tissue Therapists for anatomically specific myofascial mobilisation & Practitioner Stress Reduction
This DVD will show you an efficient use of Vacuum Cupping for the Soft Tissue Therapist. The cupping technique is anatomically specific myofascial mobilisation. Unlike traditional cupping methods which can usually create bruise on the skin, these new and innovative techniques are anatomically based for myofascial mobilization. It can be integrated into your massage treatment and reduce excessive stress on the therapist’s body.
Robert Granter has been using the technique successfully for over 15 years in a Western Medicine Context. Myofascial Cupping can effectively restore soft tissue movement and mobility by stimulation of fascia and its fibroblastic activity. Rob will introduce the technique, show the proper equipment and the correct application techniques, then he will show you practical cupping work for various parts of the body. Using
This DVD can help you achieve efficient and effective outcomes. It is one of the few resources available that outlines the techniques, in careful detail, in a Western Medicine Context.
Sunset Tai Chi – Relax and Recharge Your Mind, Body, and Spirit
Cool down after a long day! Master-teacher Ramel Rones gently guides you through a series of powerful mind/body exercises that will help you calm down, recuperate from the stress of the day, and use the energy of the setting sun to release tension.
The simplified, short Sunset Tai Chi sequence is practiced to both the left and right to help you develop symmetry and balance. Sunset Tai Chi was created as a comprehensive introduction to authentic Tai Chi for beginners. It includes suggestions for intermediate and advanced students, to help you grow and improve over time. A full mind/body workout is presented, which can be done sitting or standing, using restoring poses from yoga, and purifying movements and meditations from qigong and tai chi, followed by the tai chi stances, drills, and form.
Sunset Tai Chi will help you to loosen and build your muscles, tendons and ligaments, improving your circulation of blood and Qi energy. The program also teaches you to find balance between strength and flexibility, counteract the effects of stress and fatigue, and regain conscious control over your health and vitality.