LEVEL 1 Online Training
Techniques and Learning Outcomes
Theory
  • Signs and symptoms

  • Causes

  • Anatomy and physiology of the TMJ

  • Understanding fascia

  • Principles of trigger point therapy

  • Trigger point pain patterns

  • Introduction to Pterygoids and disc displacement

  • Standardised intake form assessment and record keeping

  • Dental terminology

  • Treatment planning

  • Client care

  • Health and safety/cross infection control/contra-indications to treatment Body mechanics

Practical
  • Body mechanics

  • Clinical and palpation assessment for masseter, temporalis, medial and lateral pterygoid

  • Full treatment protocol to include:

  • Direct Fascial release techniques

  • Indirect Fascial release techniques

  • Trigger point work

  • Passive/PNF/fascial stretches.

  • Assessing the cranial rhythm

    This course now offers the option to include full training in how to deliver TMJ care online, Client Care Package, LIVE ongoing therapist support and a place on our TMJ Therapy® Register for life.