We are excited to announce our foundational text book materials are now available in PDF format! You may now access Clinical Application of NeuroMuscular Techniques Vol I & II and Practical Case Study Exercises as an e-book, allowing permanent access to essential materials from any location, across any device.
A two-volume comprehensive text on the Clinical Application of NeuroMuscular Techniques with regional anatomy, physiology, and step-by-step protocols receiving detailed focus. Volumes I & II are supplemented with a third text comprised of case studies.
Volume 1 covers the upper body as well as foundational material on inflammation, trigger points, reporting stations, typical dysfunctional patterns and full discussions of modalities used in the remaining four chapters of technique application for the upper body.
Volume 2 opens with a summary chapter of the essentials covered in the first seven chapters of Volume 1, followed by chapters on patient intake, posture and tensegrity, gait, adaptations to the close environment and sport, contextual influences (i.e., nutrition, respiration), clinical reasoning, self help strategies, and discussions on the modalities used in the final five chapters on technique applications for the lower body.
Practical Case Study Exercises present 34 cases designed to help develop clinical reasoning skills and case related strategies. Cases were written by clinical practitioners and span topics from head to toe, including a diverse sampling of conditions and syndromes, with cross-reference to volumes 1 and 2.
This volume of work provides a structural review of each region, including ligaments and functional anatomy, and includes step-by-step protocols that address each muscle of a region
About the Authors:
Judith DeLany LMT has spent over two decades developing NeuroMuscular Therapy techniques and course curricula for manual practitioners as well as for Massage Therapy Schools and other educational venues.
Her ongoing private trainings with the Tampa Bay Rays Athletic Trainers (professional baseball) as well as customized trainings for noteworthy US-based Spas show incorporation of NMT into diverse settings.
She has contributed a chapter to Chaitow’s Modern Neuromusular Techniques and Stillerman’s Modalities for Massage and Bodywork and co-authored contributions to Coughlin’s Principles and Practices of Manual Therapeutics and Micozzi’s Fundamentals of Complimentary and Alternative Medicine.
As an international instructor of NMT American version, co-author of three NMT textbooks, and Associate Editor for the Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies, her professional focus aims to advance education in all healthcare professions to include Myofascial Therapies for acute and chronic pain syndromes.
Judith DeLany resides in St. Petersburg, Florida where she is the director of and primary curriculum developer for NMT Center.
Leon Chaitow ND DO (1937-2018) was an internationally known and respected osteopathic and naturopathic practitioner and teacher of soft tissue manipulation methods of treatment.
He is author of over 60 books, including a series on Advanced Soft Tissue Manipulation (Muscle Energy Techniques, Positional Release Techniques, Modern Neuromuscular Techniques) and also Palpation Skills; Cranial Manipulation: Theory and Practice; Fibromyalgia Syndrome: A Practitioner’s Guide to Treatment, and many more.
He was editor of the peer reviewed Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies, that offers a multidisciplinary perspective on physical methods of patient care. Leon Chaitow was for many years senior lecturer on the Therapeutic Bodywork degree courses which he helped to design at the School of Integrated Health, University of Westminster, London, where he was an Honorary Fellow.
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