Upper Quarter PRT

In this session, participants will:

  1. Learn upper quarter PRT techniques and clinical approaches to specific pathological conditions, such as impingement syndrome, bicep tendonitis and others
  2. receive a comprehensive overview of surface anatomy coupled with one-to-one instruction on how to appropriately palpate tender points and trigger points
  3. receive instruction on how to perform a myofascial scanning evaluation
  4. receive basic instruction on upper extremity biomechanical influences that can serve as myofascial restriction triggers
  • 10.5 CE eligible for AT, PT, PTA, LMT and other health care providers. ATs earn 6.0 EBP for the course. 


pdfSample UQ Agenda_Day One Half Day and Day Two Full Day
pdfSample Upper Quarter PRT Agenda

Upcoming Upper Quarter PRT Instructional Events

Upper Quarter Positional Release Therapy Course University of Idaho

7/7/18 - 7/8/18 • Moscow, ID

In this session, upper quarter PRT techniques and clinical approaches to specific pathological conditions are addressed, such as impingement syndrome, bicep tendonitis and others. Course attendees also receive a comprehensive overview of surface anatomy coupled with one-to-one instruction on how to appropriately palpate tender points and trigger points to enable the treatment of them with positional release therapy as well as instruction on how to perform a myofascial scanning evaluation. Course attendees also receive basic instruction on upper extremity biomechanical influences that can serve as myofascial restriction triggers. Sample Agenda Must wear lab clothes for this session (e.g.,Tank-top or sports bra for women) 10.5 CEUs (Available for Certified Athletic Trainers and Massage Therapists at this Time)

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