Center for Continuing Education of Osteopathy 

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PEDIATRIC OSTEOPATHY  WORKSHOP
& ONLINE COURSE
 

 ONLINE COURSE BEGINS APRIL 30, 2018 - LIMITED ENROLLMENT





  Pediatric Cranial Disorders

An Overview 


                  

                                                       


Previous experience in Cranial Osteopathy is required for this seminar.  Health Practitioners working with NewBorns or Osteopathy students should contact us by email at [email protected] to inquire if they are eligible to participate. 


Summary of Seminar Curriculum


The Birthing Process
Mechanics of Birthing According to Osteopathic Principles
Cranial Development in Newborns
Video: Myofascial Treatment
Mechanics of NewBorn Cranial Dysfunctions
Developmental Milestones in NewBorns

Plagiocephagias or Cranial Distortions
Congenital Torticolis
Approaches to Palpation & Assessment
Video: Whole Body Structural Treatment
Practice of Standard Initial Assessment & Treatment *

* All demonstrations & practice with be with videos and practice dolls; live models as available; if you have a patient who is interested in bringing their Newborn to the Seminar to act as a model, please contact us. 
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 Advanced Techniques & Treatment Protocols in Pediatric Osteopathy





This seminar focuses on the clinical practice aspect of Pediatric Osteopathy for Newborns.

It provides a deeper, more complete understanding of the etiology and osteopathic treatment techniques and protocols for the most common Newborn pediatric conditions:


Identifying Patterns of Pediatric Cranial Dysfunctions

Treating Pediatric Cranial Dysfunctions 

Identifying & Treating Feeding Disturbances: Poor Latching


Identifying & Treating Digestive Disturbances : Latching & Feeding Difficulties, Reflux & Colic

Treating Orthopedic Dysfunctions: Congenital Torticolis & Shoulder Distocia

Practicing Assessing the Newborn Patient (if available)

Awarding of Certificates of Completion


* All demonstrations & practice with be with videos and practice dolls; live models as available; if you have a patient who is interested in bringing their Newborn to the Seminar to act as a model, please contact us at least one week prior to the seminar to make arrangements;  no models will be admitted without prior authorization from our Educational Director.

What you need to know about this series


Students receive a Certificate of Completion for  any one seminar or the entire series that they attend.


For information about whether your association accredits these seminars for CEUs, please navigate to our page entitled "CEU Questions". 


*  Due to the multi-modality approach to teaching during this seminar, the cost of participation is higher than most other seminars.


Some features that are unique to this seminar:


- a 50 page Color Workbook containing detailed explanations and treatment protocols


- audio-visual training videos


- live demonstrations on newborn models


- group practice sessions on anatomically correct dolls of various "ages"