These can be several hours, up to one-day or two-day courses with practical hands-on training in corrective exercise/anti-aging/rehab care. These courses will lead towards eligibility to take the DACRB examination.
WHO: Doctors and students may qualify to become a Diplomate of the American Chiropractic Rehabilitation Board (DACRB). Classes are open to DC’s, PT’s, AT’s & students (personal trainers need to speak to Dr. Tucker before enrolling)
EXTREMITY TOPICS INCLUDE
Hip – Application of diagnosis, assessment, and rehabilitation principles to common orthopedic conditions such as hamstring, groin sprains/strains, hip labral tears, and pubic symphysis conditions. Functional anatomy and management of hip pain. Open closed chain/functional movements, lower extremity functional-whole body exercises. Advanced issues in the objective measurement of soft tissue injury. Specific stability ball exercises.
Knee & OA – This course presents rehabilitation for the management of osteoarthritis and the knee. Assessment of the knee and specific corrective exercises will be taught. Rehabilitation for common sports and industrial injuries will be presented. The functional anatomy and management of lower extremity pain will be taught. Open closed chain/functional movement, lower extremity functional-whole body exercises.
Ankle-Feet, plyometrics & balance. This is an in-depth course in the evaluation of gait and functional anatomy of the foot and ankle. Functional management and exercises of common sports and industrial injuries of the lower extremity pain are taught. Beginner to intermediate issues in the principles and protocols in balance & stabilization training, ball, band /tubing, & bodyweight training as it relates to the lower extremities.
Shoulder – This course provides an in-depth analysis to the upper quarter and shoulder functional anatomy and movement assessments. This is a workshop for shoulder rehabilitation (application of rehabilitation principles to common orthopedic conditions) using low load exercises, bands, free weights and kettlebells. Course goal is proficiency in the management of shoulder and upper extremity pain. Specific band exercise training will be taught.
Chronic pain exercise therapy; Chronic pain case management; Fibromyalgia Syndrome, and other difficult cases; Nutrition updates.
Post-surgical rehab protocols; Chronic Pain Management; Management of obesity; Nutrition updates; Board Review.
Key assessments & exercises taught in the Rehab Diplomate program.
Lumbopelvic Hip Complex Assessments, Rehab Exercises & Clinical Applications.
Cervical Spine Assessment, Rehab Exercises & Clinical Applications.
Thoracic Spine & Shoulder Assessments, Rehab Exercises & Clinical Applications.
Integration of functional movements and corrective exercises.
Key learning objectives: Create specific rehabilitation and/or exercise programs.
Students discounts available.
Questions? Contact ACA Rehab Council Secretary/Treasurer: Dr. Jeffrey Tucker, Email: DrJTucker@aol.com or Phone: (310) 339-0442
Advanced Notice Cancellations/Reschedules
Cancellations or reschedules received more than 10 working days before the class will be processed promptly. Any payments received are eligible for full refund upon cancellation. Cancellations received 10 or fewer working days before the class will not be refunded. However, clinicians are eligible to attend the same type of class at a later date at no additional charge. Clinicians who do not attend class and do not provide any advanced notice will be charged in full for all course-related class fees.
Dr. Jeffrey Tucker reserves the right to cancel a training class due to insufficient enrollment, inclement weather, or other events beyond our control. In the unlikely event a class is cancelled, we will notify registrants as soon as possible. In those cases, you may choose to receive a full refund of your registration fees or receive credit toward another class. Travel arrangements and costs are the sole responsibility of the attendee. When booking travel, we suggest that you obtain refundable reservations. Dr. Tucker will not be responsible for any cancellation costs you incur, such as airline tickets, hotel reservations, etc.
Registration by Credit Card. Call August at 310-444-9393
Register by check. Payable to:
Dr. Jeffrey Tucker
11620 Wilshire Blvd. #710
Los Angeles, CA 90025