VISCERAL MANIPULATION MODULE 2/ABDOMEN 2 HIGHLIGHTS:
In VM2 you will expand on the functional anatomy, hand placements and techniques you learned in VM1 to give you a deeper understanding of the abdominal cavity and its relationship to the cranial and thoracic cavities.
- Explore the deeper structures within the abdominal cavity, focusing on the kidneys, pancreas, spleen, greater omentum, peritoneum, and their connective or suspensory tissues.
- Learn about the concept of restriction planes, mobility and motility.
- Begin to incorporate multiple long-lever techniques into your VM work.
- Participate in supervised, hands-on sessions that guide you through specific techniques for locating and evaluating each organ, along with the effects and contraindications.
Prerequisite: Attended VM1 and also a licensed medical and healthcare practitioner including chiropractors, osteopaths, massage therapist and sport therapist and students in healthcare program or graduates of healthcare program awaiting licensure/accreditation experienced with sensitive, light-touch palpation.