Center for Continuing Education of Osteopathy 

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Treating Female Pelvic Pain Through the Urogenital System:
 Urinary Incontinence & Uterine Prolapse with Visceral Osteopathy

3 day course - CATA accredited - 21 hours

Next course:  Toronto Spring 2021
 includes full color 60 page Workbook

Next Course: Montreal West Island Spring 2021
includes full color 60 page Workbook

Why take this course?


If you encounter female patients in your practice with Pelvic Complaints but feel ill equipped to help them,  this course is for you!  Designed for Practitioners who perform Manual Therapy, this course is suitable for Osteopathic Practitioners, Physiotherapists and Athletic Therapists.


Part  I of this series on Treating Women's Health Dysfunctions teaches you about the Mechanics of the Female Pelvis and the many factors that influence healthy pelvic functioning in a woman.  


Specifically, you will learn how dysfunction within the mechanics of the female pelvic viscera and its associated reflex centers can lead to common female pelvic complaints such as Urinary Incontinence and Uterine Dysfunction.  Assessment techniques are taught and a complete Treatment Protocol is provided.


Techniques taught all correspond to Osteopathic Principles of Visceral Osteopathy and Spinal Reflex Centers.  As a result, all techniques are external and Osteopathic in nature.



Course Curriculum

Day 1 - Theoretical Review
Day 2- Group Practice Day - Assessment Protocol for Female Pelvic Dysfunction
Day 3 - Group Practice Day - Treatment Protocol for Female Pelvic Dysfunction

Day 1 - Theoretical Review
 Basic Principles of Visceral Osteopathy as they related to the Female Pelvis
 Understanding the Mechanics of the Female Pelvic Cavity
The Bladder & Urinary Incontinence
Uterus Displacement
Somato-Visceral Reflexes & the Neurology of Treating the UroGenital System
Indications for Visceral Manipulation in Urinary Incontinence & Uterine Prolapse
Includes Assessment Forms that you can use in your Clinic to identify patient history, etiology, and contributing factors for identifying the causes of pelvic dysfunction so that you can plan your assessment and treament sequence.

Day 2- Group Practice Day - Assessment Protocol for Female Pelvic Dysfunction
A complete multi-step assessment protocol will be demonstrated with opportunity to practice the protocol and master each step.  Emphasis is placed upon refining your visceral pelvic palpation skills as well as your ability to observe and assess dysfunctional spinal reflex centers.

Day 3 - Group Practice Day - Treatment Protocol for Female Pelvic Dysfunction
A complete multi-step treatment protocol will be demonstrated with the opportunity to practice and refine your treatment skills for each step of the protocol.  Emphasis is placed upon refining your ability to administer techniques taught within the protocol.



Montreal West Island Campus
72-B Brunswick Blvd 
Dollard-Des Ormeaux, Quebec
H9B 2C5

72-B Brunswick Blvd Dollard-Des Ormeaux, Quebec H9B 2C5
Toronto CCEO Campus
3300 Yonge Street, 2nd floor
near Lawrence station; Green P parking nearby
Toronto, Ontario
M4N 2L6 
Green P parking on Glenforest or walk from Lawrence station, Bedford Park exit
3300 Yonge Street, toronto

Visceral Osteopathy Series

 

A Four Part Series
Each Workshop is a Two Day Course

  includes copy of Workbook for Complete Series


Click here to visit our Registration page to read more about fulfilling your CEUs

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VO1:   Treating Upper GI Dysfunctions with Visceral Osteopathy (14 hrs)

* Acid Reflux*
*Heartburn*
*Hiatal hernias*

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VO2:  Treating Liver and Gall Bladder Dysfunctions 

with Visceral Osteopathy

(14 hrs)


*gall bladder spasms*

* sluggish liver*

*ascending & transverse colon congestion*

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VO3:  Treating Lower Gastro-Intestinal Dysfunctions with Visceral Osteopathy

(14 hrs)


* constipation*

*Ileo-cecal valve dysfunction*

*bloating and spam

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VO4:  Treating the Female Pelvic Region with Visceral Osteopathy

(14 hrs)

 

* Pre-Menstrual Syndrome*

* Pelvic Floor weaknesses*

* Bladder & Uterine Prolapse*

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