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Advanced Manual Therapy

Elevate your manual therapy skills to the next level with advanced techniques that will enable you to effectively treat a wide range of cases you encounter on a daily basis.

Course Description

The Advanced Therapist Module will advance the basic manual skills learned in CCRT certification program to a higher level. This practical and case-oriented course will strongly emphasize the spine and will focus on advanced joint mobilization techniques of the extremities. Participants will receive ample hands-on experience with dogs on site.

Prerequisites:

This 2.5-day course is open to veterinarians and physical therapists who have successfully completed their CCRT with at least one year of experience in canine rehabilitation. Veterinarians and physical therapists certified through other programs (CCRP, CCAT, VMRT, and CCRV) who have completed CRI’s Clinical Skills Module and have at least one year of experience in canine rehabilitation are also welcome. Good basic manual skills are expected.

RACE Approved for 20 Credit hours by the AAVSB

RACE approval Pending

Note: The last day of class ends early to allow students the opportunity to return home that evening. Students who do not attend a full day of class will not receive full CE credit hours for that day. Do not make airline reservations that require you to depart class before 12:00 P.M.


Course Instructor:

Ellen Martens, PT, MT, VC, CCRT


Topics Covered:

  • Science and research behind manual therapy
  • Spinal and extremity joint kinematics and biomechanics
  • Joint evaluation of the extremities and spine
  • Indications and contraindications for joint mobilization
  • Advanced joint mobilization treatment techniques
  • Case studies

Additional Course Information

Course Dates: June 7-9, 2024

Course Fee: $2275


Class Times:

Days 1- 2: 8 A.M. to 5 P.M. CST

Day 3: 8 A.M. to 12 P.M. CST

Note: The last day of class ends early to allow students the opportunity to return home that evening. Students who do not attend a full day of class will not receive full CE credit hours for that day. Do not make airline reservations that require you to depart class before 12:00 P.M.

Course Location:

CRI Headquarters

Springfield, Missouri


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Course Dates

  • Continuing Education

Advanced Manual Therapy

Jun. 7 – Jun. 9

Springfield, Missouri, USA

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