Canine Trigger Point Therapy Protocols with Ken Bain, LMT
September 13 – 15, 2019 – Littleton, CO
The protocols class is a 3-day hands-on workshop covering trigger point therapy protocols used to effectively treat myofacial trigger points that cause muscle dysfunction and pain in the canine body. The treatment protocols use massage techniques introduced in the Advanced Massage for the Canine Athlete course.
Separate treatment protocols will be covered for various parts of the body, whether the dysfunction originates from injury, surgery, arthritis, or over-worked muscles. Topics covered include:
1. Review of Canine Trigger Point Therapy using Massage Techniques
2. Neck Protocol
3. Shoulder Protocol
4. Lumbar Back Protocol
5. Iliopsoas Protocol
6. Hip Protocol
7. Stifle (Knee) Protocol
8. Case Studies
The Advanced Massage for the Canine Athlete workshop is a pre-requisite for this course. The skills learned in the advanced massage class will be required to effectively cover all of the course material in the protocol class.