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Unlock the Path to Back Relief: A Comprehensive Workshop

Transform Your Approach to Treating Back Pain with Expert Soft Tissue and Myofascial Techniques

Welcome to a transformative workshop dedicated to addressing one of the most common and challenging conditions faced by healthcare practitioners today: back pain. Designed for bodywork professionals, sports therapists, and massage therapists, this workshop offers an in-depth exploration of lower back pain assessment and treatment using soft tissue and myofascial techniques.

A Deep Dive into Lower Back Health

Back pain affects millions worldwide, impacting daily activities and overall quality of life. It presents a complex challenge requiring a nuanced, skilled approach to treatment. This workshop is crafted to provide you with the expertise to effectively assess, understand, and treat back pain, enhancing your practice and offering new hope to your clients.

What You Will Learn:

  • Understanding Back Pain: Gain a comprehensive understanding of the anatomy and biomechanics of the lower back. Explore the common causes and types of back pain and the factors that contribute to its development.

  • Advanced Assessment Techniques: Master the art of conducting thorough evaluations to identify the root causes of back pain. Learn to use a combination of observational and hands-on assessment techniques to develop a clear clinical picture.

  • Soft Tissue Treatment Strategies: Delve into specific soft tissue therapies aimed at relieving back pain. These include targeted massage techniques, stretching exercises, and other non-invasive methods designed to alleviate discomfort and improve mobility.

  • Myofascial Release Techniques: Explore the role of myofascial release in treating back pain. Gain hands-on experience with techniques that address fascial restrictions, enhance tissue mobility, and contribute to pain relief and functional improvement.

  • Creating Effective Treatment Plans: Learn how to integrate your assessment findings with therapeutic interventions to formulate personalised treatment strategies. Focus on holistic approaches that address both symptoms and underlying causes.

  • Preventive Measures and Patient Education: Empower your clients with knowledge and tools for ongoing self-care. Learn to guide them through exercises, lifestyle adjustments, and ergonomic strategies to prevent the recurrence of back pain.

Who Should Attend?

This workshop is perfect for:

  • Bodywork Practitioners

  • Sports Therapists

  • Massage Therapists

  • Physical Therapists

Workshop Details:

  • Date: 9th July 2024 - 10am to 4pm

  • Location: The Monastery Manchester, 89 Gorton Lane, Manchester, M12 5WF

  • CPD Credits:  8

  • Cost: £99.00 - includes practical training, CPD certificate, and access to online video resources.

  • Instructor: Led by Richard Johnson and Christian Platts, both are renowned experts in complementary and alternative medicine, with a special focus on myofascial release, sports therapy, and massage, with extensive experience as practitioners and trainers.  Christian and Richard have a combined experience of almost 60 years and have worked with clients from all walks of life, including many elite sportspeople, and professional actors and singers from across the globe. 

Elevate Your Practice and Make a Difference

Join us for this essential workshop to refine your skills and expand your toolkit in treating back pain. Step into a role of greater impact and satisfaction as you offer effective, evidence-based care to those in need.

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