Physiotherapy Course Summary:
First time running for the Upper Quandrant Module since the launch of the Manual Therapy with Combined Osteopathy Techniques certification program since 2015! This workshop looks at Upper limb disorders are commonly a reflection of the cervico-cranium and neural structural dysfunction. This workshop examines the cervico-cranium complex to upper limb disorders.
Participants will be taught:
- The kinetic link of the cervico-cranium complex to the upper limbs
- Manual therapy techniques for the shoulder, elbow and wrist
- Fascia assessment and treatment techniques for the upper limbs
- Neurodynamic and neural membrane assessments and treatment techniques for the upper limbs
- Cranium – fascia assessments and treatment techniques for the cranium and intracranium
- Exercise based therapy for the upper quadrant
Overview of the Certification Program
Due to popular demand, the certification program will continue again with
Module 1 on Lumpopelvic Complex repeating from 30th March to 1st April in 2018. The modules could be taken in any order to suit your availability.
The Clinical Manual Therapy Workshop series which consists of 5 workshops, covering the Lumbopelvic complex, Cranium-Cervical complex, Thoracic-rib complex, lower quadrant and upper quadrant. Participants are encouraged to complete within a 18 -36 months period. Each workshop will run at a 3-6 months interval.
Participants can choose to attend each workshop singularly with a certificate of attendance provided but are encouraged to attend all 5 workshops to fully appreciate how the body works as a unit. They will also be issued a Certificate in Clinical Manual Therapy (CCMT) upon completion of a case study (800- 1000 words) within 3 months after the 5th workshop.
Dr. Ng Chong Ching
Physiotherapist and Osteopath (Doctorate of Manual theray, MSc. Exercise & Sport, MSc. Manual Therapy, Grad. Cert. Orthopaedic Manipulative Therapy, BSc. Physiotherapy, Dip. Osteopathy & Dip Biotechnology)
Dr. Ng Chong Ching graduated as a physiotherapist in 1999 and has since been working with clients suffering from neuro-musculoskeletal pain and dysfunctions. Having a strong interest in manual therapy has led him to study different schools of manual therapy and is the first manual physiotherapist with osteopathic qualification in Singapore. The application of osteopathic physiotherapy has allowed him to help sufferers with complex conditions, of which neither physiotherapy nor osteopathy alone can treat as effectively. Chong Ching owns a successful practice in Singapore and teaches regularly throughout South East Asia.