MPTA DIN-3b - Advanced Dynamic Integrative Needling : Sports Needling
PREREQUISITES: Licensed PT, MD, DO or NMD or a student enrolled in a PT, MD, DO or NMD program. Please bring proof of licensure or student ID to class.
*All MD, DO and NMD students are eligible to attend. PT students must be in their 2nd or 3rd year of study or attend with a Professor, CI, or PT mentor.
*DIN-1 is a prerequisite to DIN-3 unless you have previous needling experience and training. If you have been needling for more than a year and have taken at least 24 hours of needling training you may petition to participate in DIN-3. Please email DrSean@MPTAlliance.com a summary of your needling experience and training for approval. Approval is based on a case-by-case basis determined by the quality of your previous needling experience. Prior needling participants will be required to take additional online coursework to facilitate learning and attainment of the common language utilized throughout the D.I.N.S. series.
This 2-day live course is designed for the provider working in a performance-based setting. This course will address multiple athletic populations including both sports and tactical. Topics will include acute injury management, sports performance, recovery and regeneration concepts utilizing a dynamic integrative needling model of intervention. Current evidence-informed theoretical models will be discussed and applied to a variety of patient examples, making the course content immediately relevant and applicable to the practitioner specializing in orthopedic/sports rehabilitation & performance practice.
A 100+ page manual is provided with all lectures and detailed needling intervention descriptions to participants at the course.
This course is currently being evaluated by the ProCert approval process for continuing education credit.
- Jonathan Hobbs, MSc, MCSP, FHEA, AACP Chairman (UK)
Accredited Course Instructors:
- Dr. Sean Flannagan, PT, DPT, MAACP (UK)
- Dr. Matthew Grubb, PT, DPT, MS, FAAOMPT, MAACP (UK)
- Dr. Rachel Grubb, PT, DPT, FAAOMPT, MAACP (UK)