Relieving Sciatica

$30.00 members / $50.00 nonmembers     2.0 CE credits

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Sciatica is a condition common among massage therapy clients. Learn an entire body approach to stretches that can help relieve this type of pain. Understand the effects of other conditions that frequently occur with sciatica.  

Relieving Sciatica for Massage Therapists


Objectives

When you finish this course, you will be able to:

  • Describe three common routes of pain for clients with sciatica.
  • List conditions that might coexist with sciatica.
  • Define Clinical Flexibility and Therapeutic Exercise (CFTE) including the responsibilities of the client.
  • Explain why correcting biomechanical dysfunction is important for clients with sciatica.

About the author(s)

Timothy Agnew, BA, NCB, LMT is the author of Dynamic Flexibilty and creator of the video, CFTE: Assisted Clinical Flexibility. He is owner of Intent Publications, which offers dynamic seminars and multimedia to massage therapists and health care professionals nationwide. 

All photography in this course by Herb Booth. 

Course expiration

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Online courses expire one year from the date of purchase. When a course expires, you will no longer have access to the course materials and will be required to re-purchase the course.

Course approval codes

MS #174; LCEU0002199

Copyright

This course contains information that is proprietary. None of the material contained within this course may be used without the express written permission of AMTA unless otherwise indicated in the course.

Disclaimer

You are responsible for ensuring that any new modalities, techniques, or products you use comply with your state's defined scope of practice for massage therapy. (See amtamassage.org/regulation.) While AMTA makes every attempt to present information that is beneficial to you and your massage therapy practice, the courses provided by AMTA are for educational purposes only and are not intended to cover every situation that you may encounter. Information presented here does not replace your independent judgment and that of your company and/or employer. AMTA does not endorse or approve, and AMTA assumes no responsibility for, the content, suitability, accuracy, or completeness of the information presented.

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