This course examines common musculoskeletal issues experienced in the lower back and pelvic girdle during pregnancy. It explains how the physiological changes that occur during pregnancy can lead to these issues, and explores how to identify them. It focuses on the impact these pains have on the pregnant person, and important treatment considerations for minimizing them.
Learn about treatment goals, positioning, at-home care, and the role of the manual therapist in the care of a pregnant person. This training is a collaborative creation between Trimesters: Massage Therapy Education and Dexterity Professional Development.
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