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Kinections Educational Institute

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1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
9164415055

October 2015

EVALUATION AND MANUAL TREATMENT OF COMMON VISCERAL SYMPTOMS AND COMPLAINTS IN INFANTS AND CHILDREN

October 9, 2015 @ 9:00 am - October 11, 2015 @ 12:00 pm UTC+0
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

This unique class will emphasize multiple manual therapy system approaches for the Evaluation and Treatment of Gastrointestinal (GI) disorders as outlined by ROME III Criteria(2006).

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November 2015

AN INTEGRATED MANUAL THERAPY APPROACH TO THE CERVICAL TO T4 GANGLIA

November 6, 2015 @ 9:00 am - November 8, 2015 @ 12:00 pm UTC+0
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

A comprehensive and integrated look at the functional unit that encompasses the cervical to T4 ganglia. This class is one of the series of Ursa courses on how to assess and treat imbalances in the autonomic nervous system as they related to health and disease.

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December 2015

EVALUATION AND MANUAL TREATMENT OF THE FASCIA SYSTEM A AS FUNCTIONAL UNIT-IMPLICATIONS FOR MOVEMENT, DYSFUNCTION, AND IMMUNOLOGY

December 4, 2015 @ 8:00 am - December 6, 2015 @ 5:00 pm UTC+0
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

While the myofascial system is usually discussed in regards to its role in the proper motion of a particular region of the body, this class will look at the fascial system as a whole body functional organ.

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January 2016

THE UNSTRETCHABLES: Plantar Fascia, Achilles, Hamstrings, Iliotibial Band, Iliopsoas, Latissimus Dorsi, Pectoralis Minor, Scalenes, Upper Trapezius, Suboccipitals

January 22, 2016 @ 9:00 am - January 24, 2016 @ 12:00 pm UTC+0
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

There are many misconceptions about how to treat different musculoskeletal dysfunctions. Standard medical experts claim one thing while research claims another.

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February 2016

ASSESSMENT AND TREATMENT OF THE 5 DIAPHRAGMS OF THE BODY

February 19, 2016 @ 9:00 am - February 21, 2016 @ 12:00 pm UTC+0
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

The respiratory diaphragm, pelvic diaphragm, the cranial diaphragm , the thoracic inlet and the popliteal/foot diaphragm will be discussed. They will be looked at from a different perspective as they relate to fluid drive biomechanics, and endocrine aspects of patients in clinical practice.

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March 2016

INTEGRATED UPPER EXTREMITY IN SPORT AND WORKPLACE

March 18, 2016 @ 9:00 am - March 20, 2016 @ 12:00 pm UTC+0
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

Integrated function of the cervical and thoracic, scapular, clavicular and costal structures will be addressed in lecture and laboratory sessions. Integrated biomechanics, anatomy and embryology will be discussed in relation to dysfunction patterning in the work place and sports activities.

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April 2016

TREATING THE UPPER AND LOWER CERVICAL SPINE

April 22, 2016 @ 9:00 am - April 24, 2016 @ 12:00 pm UTC+0
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

The goal of this class is to present the arthrokinematics of motion of the upper and lower cervical spine as it applies to both normal and dysfunction movement pattern. Upper cervical biomechanics and lower cervical biomechanics will be differentiated so as to have a clearer understanding of pain pattern presentation.

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SPORTS SPECIFIC SERIES 1 – FOOTBALL, RUGBY, SOCCER

April 29, 2016 @ 8:00 am - May 1, 2016 @ 5:00 pm UTC+0
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

Contact sports are changing in relationship to certain injuries, training and recovery. This class will look at specific biomechanical needs and requirements of each sport.

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May 2016

INTEGRATED LOWER EXTREMITY, PELVIS, AND LUMBAR SPINE

May 13, 2016 @ 9:00 am - May 15, 2016 @ 12:00 pm UTC+0
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

This class picks up from where the Introduction to Pelvis, Sacrum, and Lumbar Spine leave off. This class will address the next level of Muscle Energy Technique and integrate both lower extremity biomechanics with long lever and short lever adaptations.

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June 2016

MANUAL THERAPY FOUNDATIONS AND APPLICATIONS FOR SYNACTIVE RESPIRATORY BALANCE, FUNCTION AND DEVELOPMENT IN NICU AND PICU INFANTS

June 24, 2016 @ 9:00 am - June 26, 2016 @ 12:00 pm UTC+0
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

This course will include a series of lectures and hands on laboratory that will explore the use of Synactive Manual Therapies for the infant with respiratory complications and pathologies.

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September 2016

INTRODUCTION TO PELVIS, SACRUM AND LUMBAR SPINE

September 9, 2016 @ 8:00 am - September 11, 2016 @ 12:00 pm UTC+0
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

The goal of this class is to present concepts of motion of the pelvis, sacrum and lumbar spine as it applies to both normal and dysfunctional bio-mechanical motion.

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INFECTIONS SERIES 1 – VIRUS, BACTERIA, AND YEAST AND M.A.L.T. – BASIC CONCEPTS OF PATIENT MANAGEMENT

September 23, 2016 @ 9:00 am - September 25, 2016 @ 12:00 pm UTC+0
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

Basic concepts of management of patients who present with co-morbidity of different infections and other related systemic dysfunctions will be addressed from the perspective of treatment through Manual Therapies.

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October 2016

ASSESSMENT OF THE WALK CYCLE AND LOWER EXTREMITY FOR THE MANUAL THERAPIST

October 7, 2016 @ 9:00 am - October 9, 2016 @ 12:00 pm UTC+0
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

The goal of this class is to present concepts of how the body uses ground forces in the kinetic chain, and produces motion in the walk cycle. We will cover the fascial planes and how they transmit forces from the ground to the cranium.

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AN INTEGRATED MANUAL THERAPY APPROACH TO THE CELIAC GANGLIA TO THE PELVIC GANGLIA

October 21, 2016 @ 9:00 am - October 23, 2016 @ 12:00 pm UTC+0
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

This class will be a comprehensive and integrated look at the functional unit that encompasses the Celiac to Pelvic ganglia. This class is one in a series of Ursa courses on how to assess and treat imbalances in the autonomic nervous system as they related to health and disease.

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November 2016

POTTENGER’S VISCERAL NEUROLOGY APPLIED TO TREATMENT OF FOREGUT, MIDGUT AND HIND GUT

November 4, 2016 @ 9:00 am - November 6, 2016 @ 12:00 pm UTC+0
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

The practice of manual therapies is a continuous attempt on the part of the practitioner to understand the manner in which the patient expresses disease through their physiologic systems. This class will go into deep detail of the neurological segmentation of the spine as it relates to control and function of the specific visceral organ.

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January 2017

NEUROMUSCULAR EDUCATION AND EXERCISE PRESCRIPTION FOR MANUAL PRACTITIONERS

January 20, 2017 @ 9:00 am - January 22, 2017 @ 12:00 pm UTC+0
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

This class puts together a rational approach to the neuromuscular retraining of common somatic dysfunctions. The concepts of inhibition, weakness and movement impairment will be discussed and appropriate exercise programs will be demonstrated to maintain proper muscle function post Manual Therapy treatment.

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February 2017

PALPATION AND ASSESSMENT SKILLS FOR MANUAL PRACTITIONERS

February 10, 2017 @ 9:00 am - February 12, 2017 @ 12:00 pm UTC+0
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

Palpation skills are the central component of a Manual Therapy clinical practice. They are essential to correctly evaluate somatic dysfunctions and master treatment techniques.

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March 2017

TREATING THE THORACIC SPINE, RIBS AND STERNUM

March 3, 2017 @ 9:00 am - March 5, 2017 @ 12:00 pm UTC+0
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

The thoracic cage is one of the most complicated areas in a manual practice. Understanding this area separates you from your peers. This course gives the participant an appreciation of the interrelationships of the various components of the thoracic cage. Emphasis is on the effect of dysfunction on the entire mechanism as it relates to overall health.

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UPPER AND LOWER CERVICAL SPINE

March 24, 2017 @ 9:00 am - March 26, 2017 @ 12:00 pm UTC+0
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

The goal of this class is to present the arthrokinematics of motion of the upper and lower cervical spine as it applies to both normal and dysfunction movement pattern. Upper cervical biomechanics and lower cervical biomechanics are differentiated to establish a clearer understanding of pain pattern presentation.

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April 2017

UNDERSTANDING GUT DYSBIOSIS AND TREATMENT PROTOCOLS IN A MANUAL PRACTICE

April 21, 2017 @ 9:00 am - April 23, 2017 @ 12:00 pm UTC+0
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

Symbiosis translates to ‘living in harmony.’

Dysbiosis is the opposite — it’s when the non-commensal bacteria predominate outnumbering normal and indigenously resident bacteria. Essentially this means there is an imbalance of naturally occurring microbiome residents in the digestive tract.

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May 2017

CLINICAL PEARLS IN PATIENT MANAGEMENT – 28 QUICK TECHNIQUES AND ASSESSMENTS

May 19, 2017 @ 9:00 am - May 21, 2017 @ 12:00 pm UTC+0
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

Clinical pearls are best defined as small bits of free standing, clinically relevant information based on experience or observation. They are part of the vast domain of experience-based medicine, and can be helpful in dealing with clinical problems for which controlled data do not exist.

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September 2017

DIAPHRAGMATIC FUNCTION AND DYSFUNCTION – INFLUENCES ABOVE THE DIAPHRAGM – PART I

September 29, 2017 @ 9:00 am - October 1, 2017 @ 5:00 pm UTC+0
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

Diaphragmatic dysfunction has a profound influence on the health and wellness of our patients. Diaphragmatic dysfunction can be the result of many factors, including: phrenic nerve irritation, cranial somatic dysfunction -- especially the temporal bone, deep fascial network, clavicles, hyoid and the upper 6 thoracic ribs and vertebra.

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October 2017

INTEGRATED UPPER EXTREMITY IN SPORT AND WORKPLACE

October 20, 2017 @ 9:00 am - October 22, 2017 @ 12:00 pm UTC+0
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

Integrated function of the cervical and thoracic, scapular, clavicular and costal structures are addressed in lecture and laboratory sessions. Integrated biomechanics, anatomy and embryology, in relation to dysfunction patterning in the work place and sports activities are also covered.

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November 2017

A MANUAL THERAPY APPROACH TO TREATING DISORDERS OF THE REPRODUCTIVE PELVIS

November 3, 2017 @ 9:00 am - November 5, 2017 @ 12:00 pm UTC+0
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

For the reproductive pelvis to be in good health it has to have appropriate physiological motion of the sacrum and illium including the coccyx. The coccyx, bladder, uterus and supporting ligaments will be addressed in both lecture and lab. Embryology of the areas are also discussed regarding why pain presentation can and will be varied.

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December 2017

A MANUAL THERAPY APPROACH TO TREATING DISORDERS OF THE TRIGEMINAL, SYMPATHETIC AND VAGAL INTERFACE AS SEEN IN COMMON PAIN PATTERNS AND INFLAMMATORY CONDITIONS

December 8, 2017 @ 9:00 am - December 10, 2017 @ 12:00 pm UTC+0
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

The trigeminal, sympathetic and vagus nerve are interconnected in dealing with systemic inflammatory conditions. New research points to the sympathetic arm of this triad being more problematic in inflammatory conditions.

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January 2018

UNSTRETCHABLES REVISITED

January 19, 2018 @ 9:00 am - January 21, 2018 @ 12:00 pm UTC+0
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

This class will continue to separate the myth from the facts about when, why, and how to deal with flexibility and motion restriction problems.

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February 2018

INTEGRATED UPPER EXTREMITY IN SPORT AND WORKPLACE

February 23, 2018 - February 25, 2018
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

Integrated function of the cervical and thoracic, scapular, clavicular and costal structures will be addressed in lecture and laboratory sessions. Integrated biomechanics, anatomy and embryology will be discussed in relation to dysfunction patterning in the work place and sports activities.

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March 2018

ASSESSMENT OF THE WALK CYCLE AND LOWER EXTREMITY FOR THE MANUAL THERAPIST

March 16, 2018 - March 18, 2018
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

The goal of this class is to present concepts of how the body uses ground forces in the kinetic chain, and produces motion in the walk cycle. We will cover the fascial planes and how they transmit forces from the ground to the cranium.

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April 2018

CHAPMAN’S NEUROLYMPHATIC ASSESSMENT & TREATMENT FOR HEENT (HEART, EARS, EYES, NOSE & THROAT)

April 20, 2018 - April 22, 2018
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

Many Manual Therapy clinics are often faced with a wide presentation of symptoms that are secondary to the original presentation. HEENT dysfunction are one of those presenting conditions that can refer to the head, ears, eyes, nose, throat, TMJ, and upper thoracic regions.

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September 2018

EVALUATION AND TREATMENT OF THE CRANIAL SYSTEM

September 21, 2018 - September 23, 2018
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

Treatment of the cranium will be explored by studying several different cranial approaches and theories. A comparison of the a Kinections Biomechanical Approach to the cranial concepts will be compared to osteopathic pioneers William Sutherland, Charlotte Weaver, and Beryl Arbuckle will be compared and contrasted. Different treatment and assessment techniques will be employed.

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October 2018

VISCERAL NEUROLOGY APPLIED TO THE GASTROINTESTINAL SYSTEM – A POTTENGERS APPROACH

October 12, 2018 - October 14, 2018
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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$650

The practice of manual therapies is a continuous attempt on the part of the practitioner to understand the manner in which the patient expresses disease through their physiologic systems. This class will go into deep detail of the neurological segmentation of the spine as it relates to control and function of the specific visceral organ.

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November 2018

DIAPHRAGMATIC FUNCTION AND DYSFUNCTION – INFLUENCES BELOW THE DIAPHRAGM – PART 2

November 2, 2018 - November 4, 2018
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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Diaphragmatic dysfunction has a profound influence on the health and wellness of our patients. This class continues the concepts brought forth in the series one class of last year. Diaphragmatic dysfunction can be the result of many factors, including: lumbar mechanics, muscular imbalances, abdominal surgeries and many more factors.

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December 2018

CLINICAL ADVANCES IN LYMPHATIC SCIENCES – EVALUATION/TREATMENT AND PROGRESSION

December 7, 2018 - December 9, 2018
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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The science of lymphatic sciences has grown by leaps and bounds. From insight into the embryology and development, to new found glymphatics in the brain and spinal cord, this class will present the latest information and research into these new discoveries.

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January 2019

SIGNS, REFLEXES, AND SYNDROMES IN CLINICAL PRACTICE

January 25 - January 27
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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This class will try to breach the signs, reflexes and syndromes that present into clinical settings and provide insight into how to classify the systems of the body that may be implicated.

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March 2019

ASSESSMENT AND TREATMENT OF THE UPPER AND LOWER CERVICAL SPINE

March 15 - March 17
Kinections Educational Institute, 1221 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
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The goal of this class is to present the arthrokinematics of motion of the upper and lower cervical spine as it applies to both normal and dysfunction movement pattern. Upper cervical biomechanics and lower cervical biomechanics will be differentiated so as to have a clearer understanding of pain pattern presentation.

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