Cost: $850.00+ €80 Prague fee

This course is designed for experienced DNS therapists who want to better integrate DNS principles into their practice. This is an advanced course. As such, basic DNS principles will be reviewed and built upon.  Petra Valouchova, Brett Winchester and Richard Ulm will all be teaching the course, so be ready to get a nice variety of application of DNS to assessment and treatment of the shoulder. 
As with all DNS classes, this course will involve a combination of lecture and hands-on workshop. 
In this course the instructors will cover:
  • Biomechanics of the shoulder
  • Functional assessment of the shoulder according to DNS
  • Active exercises based in developmental kinesiology
  • Application of DNS to the throwing/overhead athlete
Course Objective:
  • Developmental aspects: shoulder girdle functional stereotypes from developmental kinesiology perspective
  • DNS functional tests for shoulder girdle
  • Frozen shoulder, shoulder impingement
  • Mobilization techniques for shoulder girdle
  • Soft tissue techniques 
  • Training of body awareness of respiration
  • Thorax and shoulder girdle centration in various developmental positions, facilittion of shoulder girdle muscle co-activation. Manual assisted movement.
  • Functional stretching for shoulder girdle and upper extremity
  • DNS corrective exercise for shoulder girdle stabilization
  • DNS approach to perform sport training with proper functional shoulder girdle centration
  • Video and patient demonstrations
Course Schedule
Saturday, April 1st
7:30 - 8:00a (Registration) 
8:00a - 10:00a (Review of DNS concepts - both groups together)
10:00a - 12:30p (Course lecture/workshop separately)
12:30a - 1:30p (Complementary lunch together)
4:30p - 5:30p
6:00 - 7:00p (Complementary cocktail party)
Sunday, April 2nd 
8:00a - 12:00p (Course lecture/workshop separately)
12:00p - 1:00p (Complementary lunch together)
1:00p - 2:00p (Course lecture/workshop separately)
2:00p - 2:30p (Movement flow, conclusion - both groups together)
2:30p course ends!

DNS Summit 2023 | Breckenridge, CO [April 1-2nd]

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