Friday, October 13, 2023
7:30 am Registration (Breakfast on your own)
8:00 am Introduction
8:30 am Embryology: Function and Structure, Pediatric Anatomy, Developmental Tasks of Infants and Children, Warning Signs of Developmental Delay
9:30 am Palpating a Shifting Target, Balanced Membranous Tension using Direct Action, Releasing the Sacrum (LAB)
10:15 am Small Group Discussion
10:30 am The Joy and Trauma of Birth, Vaginal/C-section birth, Torticollis, GER, Plagiocephaly vs Craniosynostosis, Brachial Plexus Injuries.
11:15 am Decompression of the Condylar Parts, Atlanto-occipital release, Remember the Pterion. (LAB)
12:00 pm Lunch provided
1:00 pm Occipito-Mastoid, Molding, Thoracic Inlet, Clavicle.
2:00 pm Pediatric Digestive Issues from Top to Bottom: Suck Issues, Colic, Reflux, Constipation, Irritable Bowel, Food Sensitivities/Allergies
2:50 pm Small Group Discussion
3:05 pm Treating the Respiratory Diaphragm, Abdominal Fascia, Umbilicus, Intraosseous Sacrum and Sacroiliac Joints. (LAB)
4:00 pm Tips on Management; Explain OMT to Parents.
5:00 pm Adjourn
Saturday, October 14, 2023
8:00 am Review
8:15 am The Development of the Lungs, Evaluation of Breathing, Treating Respiratory Issues in Newborns and Beyond, Bronchiolitis, Asthma, Croup
9:00 am Approaches to Lymph Drainage; BLT for Cervical and Thoracic Spines, Treating Ribs in Infants and Children. (LAB)
10:00 am Small Group Discussion
10:15 am Respiratory System Part II – Ear, Nose and Throat: The Common Cold and its Sequelae.
11:00 am Venous Sinus Drainage, Temporal Bone Treatment, Intraosseous Treatments. (LAB)
12:00 pm Lunch (provided)
1:00 pm Neurodevelopmental Conditions: Autism and Why It Is Now 1 in 36, Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, Seizures, ADHD, Sensory and Learning Disabilities.
1:50 pm Treatment of Plagiocephaly, Suck and Swallow Disorders, Releasing the SBS
2:45 pm Small Group Discussion
3:00 pm Gait Disturbances and Orthopedic Conditions; Scoliosis, Torticollis, Nursemaid’s Elbow, Club Feet, Sports Injuries, Concussions
3:45 pm Treatment of Feet, Tibial Torsion, Patellofemoral Pain, Hips, Intraosseous Sacrum (LAB)
4:15 pm Treatment of Children
5:00 pm Adjourn
Sunday, October 15, 2023
8:00 am Review and Questions
8:15 am Behavioral Issues, ADD, Enuresis, Encopresis, Tantrums, Role Modeling for Parents.
9:00 am Normal Dental Development, Dental Conditions and Orthodontia, TMJ
9:30 am Intraoral Techniques – Maxillary Spread, Vomer, Pre-Maxilla, TMJ (LAB)
10:30 am Small Group Discussion
10:45 am Normal Visual Development, Visual Disturbances, Lacrimal Duct Obstruction.
11:15 am Orbital Axes, Treatment of the Orbit (LAB)
12:00 am Adjourn