FMT 3 - Fascia in manual therapy: alignment of the spine and thorax
FMT - Fascia in Manual Therapy is a continuing education course in 4 training modules and deals with the treatment and alignment of fascia and joints in manual therapy. The course is designed for manual therapists who want to deepen their knowledge of fascia and joints and incorporate the techniques into their work. The course offers a comprehensive and detailed insight into the anatomy, functioning and treatment of fascia and joints. The techniques taught are composed of different bodywork methods and can be easily integrated into existing work concepts.
Each of the 4 modules consists of 20 hours of instruction and includes the following main topics:
FMT 1 - Fascia in Manual Therapy - Module 1
Basics of fascia work and alignment of the main joints
FMT 2 - Fascia in Manual Therapy - Module 2
Advanced techniques for alignment of the pelvis, lower back, and abdomen
FMT 3 - Fascia in Manual Therapy - Module 3
Advanced techniques for alignment of the spine and rib cage (ribs and sternum)
FMT 4 - Fascia in Manual Therapy - Module 4
Advanced techniques for alignment of the neck, atlas, axis and shoulders
Learning contentsRestrictions in the fascia system or misalignments of joints have a significant influence on the vibration and resonance behavior of our body. Impairments in the fasciae can lead to poor posture, evasive movements or tension in the joints and can be very painful under certain circumstances. FMT - Fascia in Manual Therapy opens up different approaches and possibilities for us to treat fascia and joints and to improve and promote their movement capacity. The techniques taught are composed of different methods of bodywork and can be easily integrated into existing work concepts.
FMT 3 - Fascia in Manual Therapy: Alignment of the Spine deals with advanced techniques for alignment of the spine and thorax. Special attention is given to the spine as a multifunctional organ, in particular the meninges, which as central fasciae in the body provide different and very essential functions. Special features such as ribs and sternum, as well as the connection to the shoulders are treated in detail.
- Anatomy of the spine
- Fascia of the spine
- Meninges - the meninges of the brain
- CSF and the spinal cord
- Symptomatology and rehabilitation of back injuries
- Anatomy of the thorax
- Ribs and sternum - associated joints
- Diseases of the spine
- Fascia of the spine
- Alignment of the ribs and rib joints
- Alignment of the sternum and sternoclavicular joints
- Fascia work on the meninges
- Alignment of the spinand central canal
Alignment of the 1st and 2d rib</li
- Clients with physical limitations - case studies
- Integration techniques</l
TimesDay 1: 10 - 12.30 am / 2 - 6 pm
Day 2: 9 - 12.30 am / 2 - 6 pm
Day 3: 9 - 12.30 am / 2 - 4.30 pm
Target groupManual therapists and other bodyworkers
RequirementsAt least 1 year of hands-on experience with manual therapy. The individual training modules can be attended independently of each other.
RemarksEach of the 4 modules includes 20 hours of training, EMR/ASCA compliant. Course language is German. Before each training module, an electronic course script is handed out to the participants, which is included in the course costs. This contains the course content and photo-documented descriptions of all techniques. All participants will receive the script as an electronic document in PDF format by email before the start of the course. It is also possible to purchase bound copies of the script during the course - cost CHF 40.
is a Shiatsu therapist with many years of experience and specializes in the treatment of fasciae and joints and the integration of structural alignment into manual therapy. He lives and works in Basel and has been running his own practice for alignment and bodywork since 1998.
CHF 705 (excl. accommodation, meals and tourist tax)
CHF 635 (excl. accommodation, meals and tourist tax). The early bird price is only applicable for a down payment of 20% 14 days after registration and payment of the remaining costs up to 60 days before the seminar begins. Please note sections 8, 20 and 21 of the terms and conditions.
|Prices per person for full board and lodging for 2 nights||CHF|
|Single occupancy of 2-bed-room clay or wood100 with shower/toilet||500.00|
|2-bed-room clay or wood100 with shower/toilet||380.00|
|Single occupancy of 2-bed-room with shower/toilet||400.00|
|1-bed-room with shower/toilet||380.00|
|Single occupancy of 2-bed-room, shower/toilet on floor||360.00|
|2-bed-room with shower/toilet||310.00|
|2-bed-room, shower/toilet on floor||290.00|
|3-bed-room with shower/toilet||290.00|
|3-bed-room, shower/toilet on floor||250.00|
|4-bed-room, shower/toilet on floor||230.00|