Motion in Healing
Healing in Motion
Transforming Pain through Optimal Core Alignment
Advanced pain management CE class
by Melanie Carlone, DPT, MS, RYT
and Lynn Van Norman, LMT
10 CE hours
Eugene, OR January 20, 2018
Location: Axis Physical Therapy, 2401 River Rd # 102, Eugene, OR 97404. Hours: 10AM – 4PM. Mid-day snack break provided.
Posture…… have you ever experienced ‘body bliss’ when everything felt just right? Did you ever wonder how to stay there? Interested to help clients access this optimal core alignment?
This class helps you stand and move in a way that will help you and those you treat.
Your stance affects everything and losing your ability stand up straight is NOT a ‘natural part of aging.
Did you know how you stand determines how you breathe? It affects the ability to expand your lungs. It influences your lymphatic system….your immune system…. your circulatory system and much more. New data shows core alignment, (standing and walking), greatly enhances the ability of the body to distribute blood affecting how you heal.
Come learn and experience what you can do about it and how you can turn around d even chronic pain with simple principles.
Join Melanie and Lynn and receive tools to know when changes in posture have affected vital systems. Experience and integrate skills to evaluate and change your and others core alignment. Move more freely and relax! It is easier and more pleasurable than you may think.
This CE class is designed for nurses, physical therapists, CNA and LMT. The goal is to share awareness of the impact of body mechanics and movement in chronic pain. You will gain advanced skills in evaluating postural alignment and its role in pain. As a result, you’ll be able to share skills and practices to benefit those you touch. They will be able to move more freely and comfortably enhancing their lives.
1)Gain understanding of principles of optimal core alignment. Enhance understanding of its impact on function and mobility.
2) Demonstrate an understanding of alignment principles for pain management. Build skills for improving client’s physical awareness. Enhance client’s understanding of movement and posture options. Help them understand how to use these techniques to manage pain in their everyday lives.
3) Identify and apply various tools for enhanced core alignment in everyday life.
If you have questions, please call Lynn 541-603-8031.
Fee for this fabulous one-day INTENSIVE class: $250
Meet your instructors:
Melanie has her Masters and Doctorate in Physical Therapy. She is a veteran Navy physical therapist and 30+ years of broad holistic background in health advocacy, pain relief and restoring vibrant function.
She lived and worked in Africa and Asia for many years. This enables her to integrate ancient wisdom traditions with modern science. She incorporates breakthrough research in current physical therapy, neuroscience, positive psychology and behavior change and nutrition advances.
She is a yoga instructor in two traditions which greatly inspires her wellness approach connecting Body, Mind, and Spirit for practical useful skills.
Melanie runs a physical therapy clinic in Eugene, OR. She has remarkable results now treating hundreds of people using her unique system for alignment awareness education and specially designed shoe inserts that “remind to align”. She lights up when she can help people feel better and move more easily than they thought they ever could again.
Lynn Van Norman:
The name Lynn Van Norman is synonymous with the highest level of medical pain relief massage. Techniques that really work. Her heart’s focus is relieving pain for those who are suffering.
She specializes in dealing with acute pain from injuries, surgeries, and trauma. Relief from swelling and pain. Enhanced joint mobility. Ability to breathe easier. Relief that immediately leads to a better quality of life. She specializes in coaxing the body back into balance with the Berry Method®.
Her career spans over 30 years. She has sorted through all the different techniques to focus on those that really work. Over 63,000 patients including movers and shakers on the Las Vegas strip have found relief in her hands. Dancers, entertainers, and game dealers depend on her to continue working. Her students found the techniques she teaches changed the results of their own therapies. Patients felt relief fast, sometimes in one session. In Eugene and Las Vegas, medical professionals and friends regularly refer those in pain to Lynn.
Certified Berry instructor. NCTMB Certified Instructor.
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