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Have you ever treated clients who experience temporomandibular joint (TMJ) pain and/or inflammation? TMJ disorders are a group of conditions which include chronic or acute pain and inflammation in the temporomandibular joint and its associated muscles. TMJ pain can be mild to severe and occurs in up to 35 million Americans. The 7 CE hour Massage and TMJ Disorders course outlines what TMJ disorders are, causes of TMJ disorders, risk factors of TMJ disorders, how a diagnosis is made, treatment options for people with TMJ disorders, types of massage that may help TMJ pain, specific techniques for treating TMJ pain, benefits of massage on TMJ disorders, and contraindications to massage. If you are looking to learn more about how you can better treat your clients with TMJ disorders, this is the course for you!
You Will be Presented With Information on:
· TMJ disorder signs and symptoms
· What the temporomandibular joint is
· Causes of TMJ disorders
· Different treatment methods of TMJ pain
· Massage modalities that may help TMJ disorders
· Specific massage techniques for treating the jaw and its surrounding tissues
· Benefits and contra-indications of massage for treating TMJ pain
· The appropriate time to refer a client with a TMJ disorder
You Will Receive:
Massage and TMJ Disorders text, by Melissa M. Dawahare, ND, guide with instructions, exam of 60 questions, course evaluation, certificate of achievement upon completion and unlimited phone support for any of your questions.
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