There is no ‘one size fits all’ to human movement, rather there are many ‘human shapes’ that can accomplish the same movement goals.
More important than stereotypic standards and measurements to ‘ideal’ movements we can provide a more COMPLETE strategy to movement screening by looking at the complete person, their environment and their unique ‘parts’.
FMT Movement Specialist is designed to help health and fitness professionals learn safe, simple, and effective tactics to screen and assess ‘conscious’ movement patterns. Attendees will learn multiple ‘quick’ screens and assessments along with corrective exercises tactics and strategies of the ‘conscious’ fundamental movement of the deep squat.
A variety of interventional tools (mobility balls, exercise bands, foam rollers, compression flossing bands, agility and conditioning equipment) will be used to tackle an evidence-informed, brain-based approach to movement improvement and functional performance programming. The use of digital motion analysis technology will be presented to demonstrate how health and fitness professionals enhance their objectivity when assessing human movement.
Functional Movement Training (FMT) courses are taught by industry leading experts in movement assessment, performance and rehabilitation. CEUs may be offered for DC, ATC, PT, LMTs, LAc, OTs and personal trainers. If your profession & state is unavailable, we do not currently offer CEUs – however, we are continually adding additional licenses.
Note: Tools are not provided with this course.
This course is 6 hours in length and a 30 Question multiple choice quiz will be required after completing the course to receive your CEU certificate. A 70% test score is required to pass and receive CEUs. The quiz can be open book and unlimited attempts on the quiz are allowed.
|FMT Movement Specialist: Conscious Movement Assessment ||Module||(Required)|
Dr. Meghan Helwig graduated with her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Rutgers University. A native of Morris County, NJ, Dr. Helwig earned a finance degree from Villanova University where she was the starting goalie for 4 years for the Div. I Big East Field Hockey Team.
An athlete her entire life Dr. Helwig has a competitive mindset and understands the demands sport and life place on the body. She has numerous “tools in her toolbox” and has combined concepts and techniques such as ART, SFMA, NKT, DNS, TPI, Rocktape IASTM/Blades, Kinesiology Taping, and cupping to create her own unique system for assessment and intervention. She utilizes these tools and techniques to assess and treat her patients as a whole while uncovering the underlying “WHY” behind her patients' symptoms.
Who is a Movement Specialist (Ch 1)
How to we categorize movement (Ch 2)
Movement Variability (Ch 3)
History (Ch 4)
Movement Screening and Assessment (Ch 5)
Psychosocial Aspects (Ch 6)
Threat Screen (Ch 7)
Personality Screen (Ch 8)
Subsystems (Ch 9)
Brain Subsystem (Ch 10)
Midline Subsystem (Ch 11)
Mechanical Subsystem (Ch 12)
This course is valid for continuing education credit in the following states, so long as it falls within the scope of practice as outlined by the corresponding state board: AL, AK, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, DC, GA, HI, ID, IL, IA, IN, KS, KY, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MO, MT, NE, NV, NH, NJ, NY, NC, ND, OH, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WY (Considered distance learning, please check with your board how many hours you are allowed)
Please note that online continuing education is not recognized in the following states: FL, LA, MS, OK, WI
*NUHS makes no representation either directly or indirectly that the substantive matter being presented is approved or within respective scope of licensing. It remains the attendees’ responsibility to contact the state board(s) from which they seek continuing education credits for purposes of ensuring said board(s) approves both the delivery method and content as they relate to this event.
AZ, NM, TN CEU approval for this course has been submitted and is pending.
AL, CO, CT, IA, MA, ME, MN, NE, NH, OR, SD, UT, WA, WY – FMT Movement Specialist meets continuing education requirements for these State Physical Therapy Boards
AR- FMT Movement Specialist has been approved by the AR State Physical Therapy Board for 6.0 contact hours.
CA – (FMT Movement Specialist 6.0 CEUs) approved by the California Physical Therapy Association
KY- FMT Movement Specialist has been approved by the APTA Kentucky, A Chapter of the American Physical Therapy Association, for 6 Category 1 contact hour(s).
LA – FMT Movement Specialist has been approved by the LA Physical Therapy Board for 6 contact hours.
FL, MD, NM, NE, NV, OK, TX – CEU applications have been submitted and approvals are pending.
OK – FMT Movement Specialist has been approved by the Oklahoma State board of Medical Licensure & Supervision for 6 category B hours PT CE course #202112783
NJ- FMT Movement Specialist is Approved by NJ Board of PT Examiners for 6 contact hours.
AK, AZ, DE, GA, HI, ID, IN, MI, MS, MO, MT, NC, ND, PA, RI, SC, TN, VA – FMT Movement Specialist meets continuing education requirements for these State Physical Therapy Boards by virtue of approval by APTA Kentucky, A Chapter of the American Physical Therapy Association, for 6 Category 1 contact hours.
DC, IL – FMT Movement Specialist (6 contact hours) meets continuing education requirements for these State Physical Therapy Boards by virtue of a National University of Health Sciences approval. NUHS is recognized by the Secretary of States Department of Education.
VT- FMT Movement Specialist is approved by the APTA Vermont approval for 6 CEUs.
WV- FMT Movement Specialist Course is approved by the West Virginia Board of Physical Therapy for 6 CEUs
WI- FMT Movement Specialist is approved by the Wisconsin Physical Therapy Association approved for 6 credits.
FMT Movement Specialist (BOC Approved provider # P8570) is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Certified Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of (6 hours/CEUs FMT Movement Specialist Category A). ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program.
FMT Movement Specialist is approved (#179) by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB) as a continuing education Approved Provider
AR, HI, ID, MA, ME, MI, NE, ND, SC, TX, VA, WI OT – FMT Movement Specialist meets continuing education requirements for these State OT Boards.
FMT Movement Specialist (0.6 CECs) is approved by ACSM Provider #922
FMT Movement Specialist (0.6 CEUs) has been approved by the AFAA Professional Education Committee.
FMT Movement Specialist (0.6 CEUs) has been approved by NASM. Provider #922
FMT Movement Specialist (1.2 CEUs) has been approved by NFPT.
ISSA (International Sports Science Association) has approved the following programs for CECs. FMT Movement Specialist (0.6 CEC) Refer to each program CEC details.
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