CURRENT COURSES AVAILABLE FOR REGISTRATION

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ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING (AGM) 2018
January 28, 2018
Toronto Airport Marriott Hotel
DATE:January 28, 2018
TIME:9:00:00 AM to 11:30:00 AM
SPEAKER: RMTAO Board of Directors
VENUE: Toronto Airport Marriott Hotel
DESCRIPTION:

At the Annual General Meeting of the Registered Massage Therapistsí Association of Ontario, members and stakeholders will receive important information about the activities of the RMTAO over the past year. The following matters constitute the agenda:

  1. Call to Order, Welcome and Introductions
  2. Approval of the Minutes of the Annual General Meeting held on January 29, 2017
  3. Board Chair's Report on behalf of the Board of Directors
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SACROILIAC JOINT DYSFUNCTIONS [COE] (02/04/2018)
February 4, 2018
Medix School - Toronto Campus Massage Clinic
DATE:February 4, 2018
TIME:9:00:00 AM to 5:00:00 PM
SPEAKER: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI
VENUE: Medix School - Toronto Campus Massage Clinic
DESCRIPTION: 3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat sacroiliac joint stiffness.  The therapist will learn the biomechanics of the region with particular emphasis on how to assess this clinically.  Techniques taught will include joint movement assessment, manual mobilizations and muscle energy techniques.  Also learn evidence based pain p... 
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MID/LOWER CERVICAL MOBILIZATIONS [COE] (02/11/2018)
February 11, 2018
Peterborough Physiotherapy and Sports Injuries Clinic
DATE:February 11, 2018
TIME:9:00:00 AM to 5:00:00 PM
SPEAKER: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI
VENUE: Peterborough Physiotherapy and Sports Injuries Clinic
DESCRIPTION: 3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat joint stiffness in the mid/lower cervical spine. The techniques learned will help the therapist understand the biomechanics of the region and to be able to treat neck pain and headaches caused by joint dysfunctions. Three different techniques of mobilizing the neck z-joints (facets) and complimentary ... 
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UPPER CERVICAL MOBILIZATIONS [COE] (02/25/2018
February 25, 2018
Trillium College, Kingston Campus
DATE:February 25, 2018
TIME:9:00:00 AM to 5:00:00 PM
SPEAKER: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI
VENUE: Trillium College, Kingston Campus
DESCRIPTION:
3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat joint stiffness in the upper cervical spine. The techniques learned will help the therapist understand the biomechanics of the region and to be able to treat neck pain and headaches caused by joint and muscle dysfunctions. Specific mobilizations of the neck z-joints (facets), stretching of the sub-occipital muscles and complimentary home ex... 
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LUMBOPELVIC MUSCLE IMBALANCES [COE] (03/04/2018)
March 4, 2018
Medix School - Toronto Campus Massage Clinic
DATE:March 4, 2018
TIME:9:00:00 AM to 5:00:00 PM
SPEAKER: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI
VENUE: Medix School - Toronto Campus Massage Clinic
DESCRIPTION:
3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat common low back stability dysfunctions in the clinic. Techniques will be focused on assessing the inner and outer unit muscles of the low back for decreased control, decreased endurance and imbalances. The therapist will learn how to identify patients that will benefit from a stability exercise program. This course is designed to challenge ... 
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SURFACE ANATOMY: UPPER [COE] (03/11/2018)
March 11, 2018
Joint Reaction Health Center (Ottawa)
DATE:March 11, 2018
TIME:9:00:00 AM to 5:00:00 PM
SPEAKER: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI
VENUE: Joint Reaction Health Center (Ottawa)
DESCRIPTION:
3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on improving the therapistís surface palpation skills. We will focus on finding key landmarks in the cervical and thoracic spine, ribcage, shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand. These landmarks will include bones, muscles, tendons, ligaments and nerves. By the end of the day your confidence with your palpation skills will be greatly improved. ... 
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SHOULDER MOBILIZATIONS [COE] (03/18/2018)
March 18, 2018
Canadian College of Massage & Hydrotherapy - Cambridge Campus
DATE:March 18, 2018
TIME:9:00:00 AM to 5:00:00 PM
SPEAKER: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI
VENUE: Canadian College of Massage & Hydrotherapy - Cambridge Campus
DESCRIPTION:
3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat shoulder stiffness. The biomechanics of the shoulder and how to recognize capsular restrictions will be taught and demonstrated. Manual therapy techniques will be focused on specific glenohumeral mobilizations targeting different portions of the capsule. This course is designed to challenge the therapistís clinical reasoning skills, and the... 
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RIB MOBILIZATIONS [COE] (03/25/2018)
March 25, 2018
Ontario College of Health & Technology (OCHT)
DATE:March 25, 2018
TIME:9:00:00 AM to 5:00:00 PM
SPEAKER: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI
VENUE: Ontario College of Health & Technology (OCHT)
DESCRIPTION:
3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat joint stiffness in the ribs. Techniques will be focused on manual therapy evaluation and treatment of the costotransverse and sternocostal joints. Complimentary home exercises that involve thorax stretching and self mobilization will be taught in detail. The course is designed to challenge the therapistís clinical reasoning skills, and the ... 
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SHOULDER DYSFUNCTIONS [COE] (04/08/2018)
April 8, 2018
Kemptville Physiotherapy Centre
DATE:April 8, 2018
TIME:9:00:00 AM to 5:00:00 PM
SPEAKER: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI
VENUE: Kemptville Physiotherapy Centre
DESCRIPTION:
3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat common scapular and shoulder muscular dysfunctions in the clinic. Techniques will be focused on postural, biomechanical and muscle imbalances that could lead to rotator cuff dysfunction and/or impingement. Specific stretching and strengthening exercise will be demonstrated and practiced. This course is designed to challenge the therapistís ... 
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WRIST DYSFUNCTIONS [COE] (04/15/2018)
April 15, 2018
Suite Success at EES Direct Inc (Barrie)
DATE:April 15, 2018
TIME:9:00:00 AM to 5:00:00 PM
SPEAKER: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI
VENUE: Suite Success at EES Direct Inc (Barrie)
DESCRIPTION:
3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat joint stiffness, tendinopathies and carpal tunnel at the wrist. Specific mobilization techniques for the carpal bones will be taught in detail, as well as self mobilizations techniques which can be used as home exercises. Evidenced based strength testing and strengthening strategies will be reviewed for tendinopathies. The course is designe... 
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LUMBAR MOBILIZATIONS [COE] (04/22/2018)
April 22, 2018
Medix School - Toronto Campus Massage Clinic
DATE:April 22, 2018
TIME:9:00:00 AM to 5:00:00 PM
SPEAKER: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI
VENUE: Medix School - Toronto Campus Massage Clinic
DESCRIPTION:
3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat joint stiffness of the lumbar spine. The techniques learned will help the therapist understand the biomechanics of the region and how to treat low back pain caused by joint dysfunction. An introduction to locking the lumbar spine for treatment will be taught to allow the therapist to be more aggressive with their mobilizations. This course ... 
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WHIPLASH: A PAIN IN THE NECK [COE] (04/29/2018)
April 29, 2018
Trillium College, Kingston Campus
DATE:April 29, 2018
TIME:9:00:00 AM to 5:00:00 PM
SPEAKER: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI
VENUE: Trillium College, Kingston Campus
DESCRIPTION:
3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat whiplash and other soft tissue dysfunctions in the neck. Techniques will be focused on muscle imbalances causing neck pain and headaches. Evidence based cervical stability exercises, strengthening, stretching and soft tissue release techniques will be demonstrated and practiced. This course is designed so that the therapistís clinical reaso... 
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PATELLOFEMORAL PAIN SYNDROME [COE] (05/06/2018)
May 6, 2018
triOS College Business Technology Healthcare Inc., London Campus
DATE:May 6, 2018
TIME:9:00:00 AM to 5:00:00 PM
SPEAKER: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI
VENUE: triOS College Business Technology Healthcare Inc., London Campus
DESCRIPTION:
3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat patellofemoral pain syndrome (PFPS) in the clinic. The therapist will learn how to recognize biomechanical dysfunctions at the hip, knee, ankle and foot that can cause poor tracking of the knee cap. Specific muscle stretching, strengthening, motor re-patterning, taping and patellar mobilizations will be taught in detail. This course is desi... 
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SURFACE ANATOMY: LOWER [COE] (05/27/2018)
May 27, 2018
Joint Reaction Health Center (Ottawa)
DATE:May 27, 2018
TIME:9:00:00 AM to 5:00:00 PM
SPEAKER: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI
VENUE: Joint Reaction Health Center (Ottawa)
DESCRIPTION:
3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on improving the therapistís surface palpation skills. We will focus on finding key landmarks in the lumbar spine, pelvis, hip, knee, ankle and foot. These landmarks will include bones, muscles, tendons, ligaments and nerves. By the end of the day your confidence with your palpation skills will be greatly improved. ... 
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SHOULDER DYSFUNCTIONS [COE] (06/03/2018)
June 3, 2018
Trillium College, Kingston Campus
DATE:June 3, 2018
TIME:9:00:00 AM to 5:00:00 PM
SPEAKER: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI
VENUE: Trillium College, Kingston Campus
DESCRIPTION:
3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat common scapular and shoulder muscular dysfunctions in the clinic. Techniques will be focused on postural, biomechanical and muscle imbalances that could lead to rotator cuff dysfunction and/or impingement. Specific stretching and strengthening exercise will be demonstrated and practiced. This course is designed to challenge the therapistís ... 
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SURFACE ANATOMY: UPPER [COE] (06/10/2018)
June 10, 2018
Medix School - Toronto Campus Massage Clinic
DATE:June 10, 2018
TIME:9:00:00 AM to 5:00:00 PM
SPEAKER: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI
VENUE: Medix School - Toronto Campus Massage Clinic
DESCRIPTION:
3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on improving the therapistís surface palpation skills. We will focus on finding key landmarks in the cervical and thoracic spine, ribcage, shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand. These landmarks will include bones, muscles, tendons, ligaments and nerves. By the end of the day your confidence with your palpation skills will be greatly improved. ... 
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SURFACE ANATOMY: LOWER [COE] (06/24/2018)
June 24, 2018
Medix School - Toronto Campus Massage Clinic
DATE:June 24, 2018
TIME:9:00:00 AM to 5:00:00 PM
SPEAKER: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI
VENUE: Medix School - Toronto Campus Massage Clinic
DESCRIPTION:
3.5 Category A CEUs

This one day practical course will focus on improving the therapistís surface palpation skills. We will focus on finding key landmarks in the lumbar spine, pelvis, hip, knee, ankle and foot. These landmarks will include bones, muscles, tendons, ligaments and nerves. By the end of the day your confidence with your palpation skills will be greatly improved. ... 
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