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DNS Practitioner’s Course B – Tulsa/Broken Arrow, OK – August 2024

2-Day of DNS B from August 3-4, 2024

Course “B” Details: 18-hours

Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization according to Kolar (DNS)
A Developmental Kinesiology Approach

Teaching Hours:  Sat 8 am -6:30 pm & Sun 8 am- 6:30 pm

This ACES DNS “B” Compact Course includes 18 contact hours of instruction over two (2) days instead of the typical Three (3)-day DNS A Course!

Course Summary:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of developmental kinesiology and its relationship with pathology of the locomotor system: review theory covered in the A course and introduce more advanced theory, namely the verticalization process
  • Describe the basis for primitive reflexes and postural reactions and their roles in developmental kinesiology
  • Introduce basic information about reflex locomotion according to Vojta
  • Perform demonstration of assessments of babies: attendees will be able to recognize ideal and disturbed locomotor patterns and determine developmental age of the babies
  • Demonstrate and teach proper handling of infants
  • Demonstration application of DNS assessment and treatment in adult patients with pain and dysfunction within the locomotor system – stabilization assessment and treatment strategy
  • Postural analysis & testing of integrated spinal stabilization system – review of Course A tests and introduction to additional, advanced tests
  • Integration of corrective exercises based on newly taught DNS functional tests
  • Exercise in differentiated ipsilateral and contralateral static positions, position transfer during locomotor function, exercise progression using unstable surface, resistance against “planned movement,” dual tasking and other challenges both in ipsi and contralateral patterns, transition between ipsilateral and contralateral patterns, training of isolated segmental movement
  • Introduction to cortical functioning – body scheme, quality of relaxation, isolated segmental movements
  • Provide more complex clinical management explanation for clinicians to better integrate more advanced DNS protocols into clinical practice
  • Optimally prepare students for the next level of training (Course “C”)

 


 

Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center

“Steel Room”
200 W. Albany Street
Broken Arrow, OK 74014

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Course Instructor: Dr. Craig Morris

D.C. | Certified International Instructor | Retired Clinical Professor

Craig E. Morris, studied extensively with the late Professor’s Karel Lewit and Vladimir Janda of the Department of Rehabilitation and Manual Medicine, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic since the early 1990’s.

​In addition, Dr. Morris studied and collaborated with Professor Pavel Kolář individually and in organized courses in Europe and North America since 2000 and has utilize these approaches in clinical practice for more than 2 decades.

​Dr. Morris is one of the original five clinicians (in 2007) from around the world, and the first Doctor of Chiropractic in North America, to become a certified International Instructor of Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization according to Kolář. He also provided Professor Kolar with the “DNS” name at the initial 2007 International Instructors’ meeting at Charles University!

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Payment Details:

Healthcare Professional: $595

Active Students: $395

 


Registration Must Be Completed in Two Parts:

Part One: Submit the form and payment below and then move on to the second part with the link below.

 

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