Mastering Movement Disorders
Applications in a Fitness & Rehab Setting
Movement is life. But what happens when you are presented with a client or patient that has trouble with movement. From neurological to orthopedic, there are various causes for pathological gait and it's important for you to understand the most common movement disorders encountered.
Part 1 - Peripheral Nervous System Disorders
- Charcot Marie Tooth, Peripheral Neuropathy (Diabetic, Chemo), CRPS / RSD
Part 2 - Central Nervous System Disorders
- Parkinson's, Dystonia, Hypertonia, Spasms (CP), Idiopathic Toe Walking
Part 3 - Connective Tissue Disorders
- Ehler's Danlos, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Scleroderma, Ligament Laxity
Part 4 - Psychogenic Movement Disorders
- Idiopathic Neuropathy, Fibromyalgia, Inflammatory Disease
Dr Emily Splichal, Functional Podiatrist and Human Movement Specialist, is the Founder of EBFA Global (formerly Evidence Based Fitness Academy), Creator of the Barefoot Training Specialist® Certification, Author of Barefoot Strong and Inventor of Naboso Barefoot Technology. With over 19 years in the fitness industry, Dr Splichal has dedicated her medical career towards studying postural alignment and human movement as it relates to barefoot science, foot to core integration and sensory integration.