Muscle Energy Technique Educational Seminars
Muscle Energy Technique
for the Cervical/Thoracic Spine and Rib Cage
Upon Completion of this Seminar the participant shall be able to:
Define Muscle Energy Technique and understand proper application for the patient.
Discuss the Restrictive Barrier Concept and its importance in the application of MET.
Demonstrate proper palpation skills and mobility testing in assessing the need for MET.
Demonstrate proper application of MET for the Cervical/Thoracic Spine, and Rib Cage.
Understand corrective exercises to apply after performing MET, and the consequences of treatment application.
Florida Physical Therapy Association:
Approved 12 CEU # 20-587504
This course will cover evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of the cervical/thoracic spine, and rib cage.
History of Osteopathy and MET
Spinal Mechanics and Pathomechanics
OA joint (Occiput-Atlas)
AA joint (Atlas-Axis)
Neutral Dysfunction of thoracic spine
Non-Neutral Dysfunction of cervical/thoracic spine
Respiratory Rib Cage Dysfunction
Structural Rib Cage Dysfunction
Self Corrective Exercise Techniques (HEP)
Thoracic Outlet considerations
Common Dysfunction Patterns
Clinical Pearls with Angela Darragh
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