Pam Nichols – Myofascial Isolation Upper Extremities
November 6 @ 9:00 am - November 7 @ 6:00 pm$199
Masks must be worn at all times while in the building
We are following the governor’s mandate and the guideline established by the GA Board of Massage Therapy
Myofacial Isolation Upper Extremities is a comprehensive look at the muscles and movement of the arms and shoulders. The study of their functions, origin, insertion, and fiber runs. It is a unique blend of Neuromuscular Therapy, Myofascial Release and Isolation stretching. In the context of this course, Myofascial Isolation is performed with the intent of improving medical conditions or pathologies that have been prescribed by a physician.
The course outline includes:
- Upper Extremities Assessment
- Postural Analysis
- Range of Motion
- Muscle Review
- Myofascial Isolation Stretching
- Myofascial Isolation Upper Extremities Techniques
Myofascial Isolation is a technique designed to relieve pain and restrictions in the body. By applying pressure on the origin, insertion and trigger points of the specific muscle then stretching the muscle in the direction of the fiber runs (usually toward origin and insertion). This allows the release of the muscle fibers that create tendon and ligament attachments. The dermatomes in the body are also taken into consideration for awareness of pain patterns.
Times: Day 1: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm; Day 2: 9:00 am – 1:30 pm
Class: Myofascial Isolation Upper Extremities
Class Capacity: 24
*Refunds are subject to a $10 processing fee.
Location: Gwinnett College – Sandy Springs, 6690 Roswell Road, Suite 2200, Sandy Springs, GA 30328
Contact: Please call us at (770) 381-7200 if you have any questions.
Refunds: No refunds within 2 weeks of class. If there is a documented emergency, you may transfer after to a later class by this instructor.
Picture ID required at check-in
If minimum enrollment is not met, the class may be subject to cancellation.