NKT Symposium

A Celebration of Education and Community

All the information presented in the Symposium will be new and never introduced before to the NKT community. This will be a unique opportunity for continuing education from some of the leaders in the Rehab world.


http://neurokinetictherapy.com/seminars/upcoming-seminars

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NKT Symposium

Friday, Sep. 18th, 4pm to Sunday, Sep. 20th, 5pm

Loews Coronado Bay Resort 4000 Coronado Bay Road, Coronado, CA 92118

Friday - September 18th

4:00 – 6:00pm - Meet & Greet

6:00 – 7:30pm – Dinner

7:30 – 10:00pm – Cookie Bake Off

Saturday - September 19th

Level 3

11:00am-1:00pm

Shoulder


Thomas Wells


Thomas will be providing his take on corrective techniques for the shoulder. Advanced assessment techniques, palpation, anatomy and kinesiology all brought to bear with the powerful new DOD protocols. This will take your results with the shoulder to a whole new level.

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General Assembly

2:30-3:30pm

Approaching the Limbic System


Carolyn Watson


Learn how to anticipate which situations are more likely to produce a response from the limbic brain, and what actions can be taken to help patients and clients feel safe during treatment.


This presentation consists of two parts:


· Treatment Triage, where strategies for reducing the fight or flight response within an NKT session are covered. Interventions with weighted blankets, aromatherapy, acupressure, and guided breathing will be presented.


· Limbic Restoration, where techniques such as Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT), auricular acupuncture, and breathing patterning will be demonstrated and discussed as long-term strategies for resolving underlying emotions and traumas which may be involved in observed NKT patterns.

Level 3

3:30-5:00pm

Pediatric Gait


Jamie Francis


Learn about the normal developmental patterns in children's gait, as well as differential diagnoses for common, normal variations versus pathological variations. Further detailed discussion of pathological variations common in the pediatric population and strategies for addressing them with NKT.

Sunday - September 20th

General Assembly

10:00am –11:00am

Anatomy of the Hip Joint


Kathy Dooley


Hip Anatomy:


  • Bony anatomy
  • Ligamentous anatomy
  • Muscular anatomy with eccentric and concentric contraction patterns
  • Common pathological conditions
  • How NKT can help

Level 3

11:00am-1:00pm

Pelvic Ligaments


Noah Drucker


Presenting the role of ligament-to-ligament pairings as a root cause of muscular inhibition and how to clear these dysfunctions using level 3 protocols. Special consideration will be given to the ligaments of the pelvis: sacrospinous, sacrotuberous, sacrococcygeal, iliolumbar, sacroiliac, pubic, and inguinal. Anatomy and palpation will be covered in detail, as well as common pairings."

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General Assembly

2:30-3:30pm

RockTape with NKT


Perry Nickelston


What is Rocktape Kinesiology Tape? How tape affects the brain?

Taping movement patterns. Taping for facilitation and inhibition.

Taping for core activation. Incorporating into NKT treatments

Attendees get 60% off Rocktape orders

Level 3

3:30–4:30pm

Reverse TL


Thomas Wells


Thomas introduces his powerful new technique for finding an mapping dysfunction in the body. He calls it reverse TL. Learn how and when to employ this game changing tool.

Closing Ceremonies

4:30 - 5:00pm


David Weinstock


Wrap-up, thank yous, and goodbyes

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