Jun 1, 2023
Does stretching work when a muscle is over-recruited?
Not if you don't change the movement pattern.
This is an excellent follow-up to episode #162, showing how you clinically reason through another weightlifting injury.
Join Susan and Erica as they discuss a patient who sustained a shoulder/neck injury during a...
May 25, 2023
The purpose of release is to train. Remember that.
Long gone are the passive release positions for patients.
Think about the connections in the regions of the body to each other and then design a position that engages those long vectors connecting one region of the body to each other.
An example, is the use of head...
May 18, 2023
Where do you start with a client with complex regional pain that has full-body implications?
Listen to their story, look for the change talk, and gain active participation by allowing them to lead the way in a judgment-free zone.
Sometimes, clients know what they need to do, they just don't know how to implement the...
May 11, 2023
What is the referral pattern for the Trigeminal System?
What does that mean for our clients?
The cervical nucleus of the trigeminal system can have profound effects on multi-body symptoms
Join Susan as she describes this unique and vital phenomenon.
A glance at this episode:
[1:45] Trigeminal system as...
May 4, 2023
This episode is all about low back pain with a pelvis component in a 33-year-old male weightlifter.
Erica and Susan discuss how his history of chronic low back pain along with some bowel issues played a significant role in how he recruits muscles under load.
Some highlights include why pelvic taping helped in this...