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RYS 300 Part 1: MAT Jump Start Course-Trunk and Spine

August 17, 2013 @ 8:30 am - August 18, 2013 @ 5:30 pm

This course will look in depth at the mechanics of the trunk and analyze musculature, structure of the spine, pelvis, and sacrum
It is designed to teach yoga teachers and health professionals:Objectively evaluate and identify biomechanical imbalances in the human body Raise the level of understanding of how biomechanical imbalances lead to repetitive stress and chronic overuse injuries Create an awareness that exercise/ yoga may lead to dysfunction if not properly progressed. Help to validate that an individual yoga practice is truly making positive changes in one’s body. Examine how muscle tightness is secondary to muscle weakness. Give tools to identify and eliminate positional weakness that may lead to injury and further compensation. Show how to identify and eliminate positional weakness that may lead to injury or further compensation. Help the yoga teacher to become more comfortable with touch in order to evaluate and assess range of motion safely. This course will consist of three two-day weekends, all 16 hours. CEC approval has been obtained for the Board of Certification (BOC). If you are certified or licensed by different organization, please contact them to determine if CECs will be awarded for MAT courses. All other certifications and licensing organizations may be petitioned for approval.
These courses will be provided at the Yoga Host site. For more information on any of the MAT Jumpstart courses, please contact the MAT
Jumpstart Coordinator: jumpstart@muscleactivation.com
or 1-877-999-9MAT ext. 2.
Go to www.muscleactivation.com to register for this course and to download a brochure for the jump start program and register for this course


August 17, 2013 @ 8:30 am
August 18, 2013 @ 5:30 pm