2018 Spring Dates:  May 11-13
Times:  Friday 12:30-5:00, Saturday and Sunday 10:30-5:30
Friday includes a 30 minute break.  Saturday and Sunday include a one hour lunch break.
The Merrithew Fascial Movement Foundation Course, Level One is intended for those already working in the fields of fitness, therapeutic movement and rehabilitation. The lecture component of the course reviews basic fascial anatomy and physiology and explores the latest research findings on the neuromyofascial skeletal system.

The application component of the course introduces the proprietary Merrithew Fascial Movement Variables (FMV’s). These movement variables are applicable to all forms of exercise; Pilates, yoga, dance, barre, athletic conditioning, sports performance, and rehabilitation.
Audience

Fitness professionals, movement therapists, personal trainers, yoga instructors, Pilates trainers, a variety of somatically driven movement modalities and manual therapists looking for simple movement techniques to enhance their therapeutic practices.

Required Education Materials: Fascia in Sport & Movement – Robert Schleip & Amanda Baker. Purchase link will be emailed to you upon registration.

General Course Objectives:

  • Identify the components of fascia and be able to explain its role and relevance to movement.
  • Articulate the difference between tensegrity and traditional force and lever-based biomechanics.
  • Define the Merrithew Fascial Movement Variables, (FMV’s); Bounce, Sense, Expand & Hydrate.
  • Develop programs for clients of all levels using the Merrithew FMV’s

Course Length: 16 hours.

CEC’s: 1.6 STOTT PILATES

Cost: $800

Register:  By phone at (972) 943-0001 or send an email to gidget@thedesignedbody.com

 

Please note that 30 days notice is required to cancel from any workshop or education course. No refunds or reassignment of payment will be permitted.

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