Learning Objectives FA

Foundation and Application of NMT


Participants who attend this module should be able to:

  • Define three categories of health that cause or perpetuate chronic pain.
  • Identify perpetuating factors within each health category that may be applicable to a particular client/athlete/patient.
  • Identify “Red Flags” for visceral pathology that mimics myofascial pain.
  • Discuss myofascial trigger points and identify elements that lead to their formation.
  • Apply trigger point pressure release.
  • List several treatment options for deactivating myofascial trigger points.