Canine Dry Needling

International Course on Canine Dry Needling

3-day course in The Netherlands

When:

– 10, 13 & 14 April 2019 FULL 
– 22, 25 & 26 May 2019
NEW: – 4 & 5 June 2019 (For participants with the certificate ‘Equine dry needling’. Can be combined with the Masterclass ‘Equine dry needling’ on 3 June 2019) 

Location: 

1th day of the course: Rijkebuurtweg 8, Vrouwenpolder, The Netherlands 
2nd and 3th day of the course: Oude Koudekerkseweg 55, 4335 CB Middelburg, The Netherlands


Course Fee: 825 euro ex 21% VAT. (If you already have the certificate ‘Equine Dry Needling’ you do not have to attend the first day of the course. The course fee for you is 550 euro ex 21% VAT.)

To register for the course please sent an email to info@eqix-educations.com with your name, address, telephone, email address and occupation.

 Course content and timetable:

1th day (together with the participants of the ‘Equine dry needling’ course)

  9:30 – 10:00             Coffee/tea
10:00 – 10:30             Introduction
10:30 – 11:00             Lecture: Theory and background myofascial pain
11:00 – 11:15             Coffee/tea break
11:15 – 12:00             Lecture: Theory and background dry needling
12.00 – 12:30             Film “Fascia”

12:30 – 13:30             Lunch

13:30 – 14:15             Lecture: Indications and contraindications
14:15 – 15:00             Lecture: Theory of the technique of dry needling
15:00 – 15:15             Coffee/tea break
15:15 – 17:00             Wet lab: “Handling the needle” and “Myofascial triggerpoints, local
                                   twitch response and referred pain”

2nd day

  9:30 – 10:00             Coffee/tea
10.00 – 10:30             Lecture: Theory examination canine myofascial pain
10:30 – 11:00             Practicum: Examination canine myofascial pain
11:00 – 11:15             Coffee/tea break
11:15 – 12:30             Practicum (continuation)

12:30 – 13:30             Lunch

13:30 – 14:00             Lecture: Overview musculature neck region
14:00 – 15:15             Practicum: Dry needling neck region
15:15 – 15:30             Coffee/tea break
15:30 – 16:00             Lecture: Overview musculature shoulder and foreleg
16:00 – 17:00             Practicum: Dry needling musculature shoulder and foreleg


3th day

  9:30 – 10:00             Lecture: Overview musculature hipregion and hind leg
10:00 – 11.00             Practicum: dry needling musculature hipregion and hind leg
11:00 – 11:15             Coffee/tea break
11:15 – 12:30             Practicum (continuation)

12:30 – 13:30             Lunch
13:30 – 14:00             Lecture: Overview musculature back
14:00 – 15:15             Practicum: Dry needling back
15:15 – 15:30             Coffee/tea break
15:30 – 16:30             Review examination and dry needling in dogs
16.30 – 17.00             Feedback in written form, summary and closure

Cancellation Policy: we charge 25%  for cancellations up to a month in advance and 100%  thereafter unless we can fill the place from a waiting list in which case we will then refund 75%. Non Transferable.

Please email us for more information!