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March 2019

KETTLEBELLS FOR CLINICIANS

Kelowna | March 23-24, 2019

Learn to apply kettlebell training across the spectrum from rehab to fitness with an evidence-informed, systematic, and impactful approach. Not just for clinicians! Learn kettlebell training from both ends of the spectrum: detrained and rehab oriented, all the way to fitness and performance oriented. Learn what the research says, what it doesn't say, and where we can learn from other disciplines in our use of kettlebells. Understand what proper and poor technique look like and why it matters.

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DNS - EXERCISE COURSE PART 1

CALGARY | March 30-31, 2019

This is the first course in the DNS series for exercise, sports, rehab, and fitness professionals. Based upon the groundbreaking neurodevelopmental and rehabilitation principles described by Professors? Vaclav Vojta, Karel Lewit, Vladimir Janda, and Frantisek Vele, Pavel Kolar has organized the next generation of clinical protocols and principles that are designed to restore and stabilize locomotor function.

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April 2019

DNS - COURSE "A"

TORONTO | April 12-14, 2019

The first course in the DNS series for clinicians and therapists, covering the early stages of development of the locomotor system, its inherent reflexes, stabilizations strategies, and clinical applications. Based upon the groundbreaking neurodevelopmental and rehabilitation principles described by Professors? Vaclav Vojta, Karel Lewit, Vladimir Janda, and Frantisek Vele, Pavel Kolar has organized the next generation of clinical protocols and principles that are designed to restore and stabilize locomotor function.

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DNS - MOVEMENT FLOW & ATHLETE PREP

VANCOUVER | April 27-28, 2019

DNS + Flow, a match made in heaven. This weekend we will apply DNS principles for movement preparation and integration into training/sport. We will be applying load to the developmental sequencing positions in order to facilitate the utilization of the Integrated Stabilizing System of the Spine, especially under complex movement conditions and load.

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May 2019

Clinical Companion to Fix Your Own Back

CALGARY | May 4-5, 2019

The Clinical Companion to FixYourOwnBack.com —  Assessment and Exercise Interventions for the Flexion Intolerant and Disc-Injured Low Back. Learn to integrate the current evidence and cutting edge functional rehab exercise methods in management of lumbar disc injury.

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DNS - COURSE "B"

VANCOUVER | May 10-12, 2019

The second course in the DNS Clinical Tract. If you’ve taken “A” Course, this is the next step towards full DNS certification. Focus on the next steps in the developmental sequence, higher weightbearing positions, and contralateral movements.

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A WORLD OF HURT

TORONTO | May 18-19, 2019

“Pain Science” can be daunting, especially integrating it into our every day practice. This series of courses is meant to help with exactly that what to do, what to say, and how to apply it all to the things we already do in practice.

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June 2019

KETTLEBELLS FOR CLINICIANS

EDMONTON | June 1-2, 2019

Learn to apply kettlebell training across the spectrum from rehab to fitness with an evidence-informed, systematic, and impactful approach. Not just for clinicians! Learn kettlebell training from both ends of the spectrum: detrained and rehab oriented, all the way to fitness and performance oriented. Learn what the research says, what it doesn't say, and where we can learn from other disciplines in our use of kettlebells. Understand what proper and poor technique look like and why it matters.

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MODERN MANUAL THERAPY: The Eclectic Approach

OTTAWA | June 1-2, 2019

Manual therapy has changed. Not only has our understanding of mechanisms and effects improved due to research, but the applications we choose to use have become more useful. Bring yourself up to speed with the latests theories and practice of manual therapy with Dr Erson Religioso III.

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CONCUSSION & VESTIBULAR REHAB: A Neurocentric Approach

TORONTO | June 7-9, 2019

In this course you will learn about concussions and vestibular rehab from two distinct perspectives: central mechanisms and peripheral inputs. Participants will learn to understand the full spectrum of implications and techniques associated with concussion and vestibular rehab from both a central and peripheral viewpoint.

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KETTLEBELLS FOR CLINICIANS

VICTORIA | June 15-16, 2019

Learn to apply kettlebell training across the spectrum from rehab to fitness with an evidence-informed, systematic, and impactful approach. Not just for clinicians! Learn kettlebell training from both ends of the spectrum: detrained and rehab oriented, all the way to fitness and performance oriented. Learn what the research says, what it doesn't say, and where we can learn from other disciplines in our use of kettlebells. Understand what proper and poor technique look like and why it matters.

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KETTLEBELLS FOR CLINICIANS

CALGARY | June 22-23, 2019

Learn to apply kettlebell training across the spectrum from rehab to fitness with an evidence-informed, systematic, and impactful approach. Not just for clinicians! Learn kettlebell training from both ends of the spectrum: detrained and rehab oriented, all the way to fitness and performance oriented. Learn what the research says, what it doesn't say, and where we can learn from other disciplines in our use of kettlebells. Understand what proper and poor technique look like and why it matters.

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September 2019

CONCUSSION & VESTIBULAR REHAB: A Neurocentric Approach

VANCOUVER | September 6-8, 2019

In this course you will learn about concussions and vestibular rehab from two distinct perspectives: central mechanisms and peripheral inputs. Participants will learn to understand the full spectrum of implications and techniques associated with concussion and vestibular rehab from both a central and peripheral viewpoint.

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TMJ, Cervical Spine, and Headaches: The Eclectic Approach

CALGARY | September 14-15, 2019

Let’s be honest, the TMJ is a weak spot for most of us. Whiplash patients, dental patients, cransiosacral patients, headache patients…they could all benefit from their therapist having a deeper understanding of the TMJ and how it interplays with the rest of your upper body anatomy.

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DNS - EXERCISE COURSE PART 1

VANCOUVER | September 28-29, 2019

This is the first course in the DNS series for exercise, sports, rehab, and fitness professionals. Based upon the groundbreaking neurodevelopmental and rehabilitation principles described by Professors? Vaclav Vojta, Karel Lewit, Vladimir Janda, and Frantisek Vele, Pavel Kolar has organized the next generation of clinical protocols and principles that are designed to restore and stabilize locomotor function.

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DNS - EXERCISE COURSE PART 1

OTTAWA | September 28-29, 2019

This is the first course in the DNS series for exercise, sports, rehab, and fitness professionals. Based upon the groundbreaking neurodevelopmental and rehabilitation principles described by Professors? Vaclav Vojta, Karel Lewit, Vladimir Janda, and Frantisek Vele, Pavel Kolar has organized the next generation of clinical protocols and principles that are designed to restore and stabilize locomotor function.

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October 2019

Clinical Companion to Fix Your Own Back

VANCOUVER | October 5-6, 2019

The Clinical Companion to FixYourOwnBack.com —  Assessment and Exercise Interventions for the Flexion Intolerant and Disc-Injured Low Back. Learn to integrate the current evidence and cutting edge functional rehab exercise methods in management of lumbar disc injury.

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DNS - COURSE "A"

CALGARY | October 11-13, 2019

The first course in the DNS series for clinicians and therapists, covering the early stages of development of the locomotor system, its inherent reflexes, stabilizations strategies, and clinical applications. Based upon the groundbreaking neurodevelopmental and rehabilitation principles described by Professors? Vaclav Vojta, Karel Lewit, Vladimir Janda, and Frantisek Vele, Pavel Kolar has organized the next generation of clinical protocols and principles that are designed to restore and stabilize locomotor function.

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A WORLD OF HURT

VANCOUVER | October 19-20, 2019

“Pain Science” can be daunting, especially integrating it into our every day practice. This series of courses is meant to help with exactly that what to do, what to say, and how to apply it all to the things we already do in practice.

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DNS - PEDIATRICS COURSE 1

SEATTLE | October 24-27, 2019

These DNS pediatric courses are based on neurophysiology, neuroanatomy, muscle physiology and developmental kinesiology with an emphasis on diagnostics. These courses are limited to licensed health professionals (MD, DO, PT, DC, OT).

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DNS - COURSE "A"

VANCOUVER | October 25-27, 2019

The first course in the DNS series for clinicians and therapists, covering the early stages of development of the locomotor system, its inherent reflexes, stabilizations strategies, and clinical applications. Based upon the groundbreaking neurodevelopmental and rehabilitation principles described by Professors? Vaclav Vojta, Karel Lewit, Vladimir Janda, and Frantisek Vele, Pavel Kolar has organized the next generation of clinical protocols and principles that are designed to restore and stabilize locomotor function.

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DNS - EXERCISE COURSE PART 2

Toronto | October 26-27, 2019

The second course in the DNS Exercise/Sport Tract will build on the first, adding more movement options and deepening understanding of the principles along the way to more refined applications.

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November 2019

REFLEX LOCOMOTION ACCORDING TO VOJTA

Toronto | November 2-3, 2019

This program, based on the principles of Czech pediatric neurologist Vaclav Vojta, M.D. clarifies how, why, and where to administer the therapy of reflex locomotion. Through an understanding of postures and stimulation zones the practitioner will be able to rationalize the therapeutic intervention.

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DNS - EXERCISE COURSE PART 2

VANCOUVER | November 9-10, 2019

The second course in the DNS Exercise/Sport Tract will build on the first, adding more movement options and deepening understanding of the principles along the way to more refined applications.

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DNS - COURSE "B"

TORONTO | November 22-24, 2019

The second course in the DNS Clinical Tract. If you’ve taken “A” Course, this is the next step towards full DNS certification. Focus on the next steps in the developmental sequence, higher weightbearing positions, and contralateral movements.

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December 2019

MODERN MANUAL THERAPY: The Eclectic Approach

TORONTO | Dec 7-8, 2019

Manual therapy has changed. Not only has our understanding of mechanisms and effects improved due to research, but the applications we choose to use have become more useful. Bring yourself up to speed with the latests theories and practice of manual therapy with Dr Erson Religioso III.

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