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The Physical Therapist’s Role in a Collaborative Approach to Airway Health
September 17, 2019 @ 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm EDT
Airway Centered Disorder (ACD) can involve the nose, mouth and throat, neck, ribs, back, and feet. What area are you treating? What might you be missing?
Compensations to breathe can occur throughout the body. Join us! Gregg Johnson, PT, a leader in the world of physical therapy and airway, will discuss the how, when and why of a physical therapy evaluation and treatment is vital for a collaborative approach and optimal outcome for treatment of ACD.
Gregg Johnson is the co-founder of the Institute of Physical Art and the Functional Manual Therapy approach. He is Director of a credentialed AAOMPT Fellowship program. He developed the first Soft Tissue Mobilization course for PT.’s in 1980. He has also developed courses in Functional Mobilization and Resistance Enhanced Manipulation™. He has published multiple chapters and articles on STM, PNF, and Functional Manual Therapy (FTM). He is currently involved in several research projects on FMT. Gregg will be a featured speaker at the Collaboration Cures conference in Nashville, TN. October 17-19