An insightful 8-hour presentation covering all phases of pregnancy and care options from a case/patient management aspect, including prior to becoming pregnant up through post-delivery. Learn tried and proven effective management of pregnancy from preconception to post-natal care. Certain muscles will naturally weaken throughout pregnancy effecting your patient’s ability to hold your adjustments, which can result in less than optimal benefits for you patient and their pregnancy. In this course, you will learn how to avoid some common mistakes. Learn the tools to adjust and acquire a better understanding of how to treat your pregnant patients as well as those wishing to have a baby in the future. Nothing adds the same excitement to a practice like new patients do, especially those “born” into it!
Some of the topics covered in class include:
- Early infant care
- Possible complications from a neurological, nutritional and structural aspect with reference sources
- Diet considerations and appropriate exercises from conditioning to post-delivery recovery
- Fertility issues
- Importance of pre-pregnancy planning
- Importance of spousal participation
This is a 8-hour continuing education course. Each lesson takes 50 minutes to complete. An assessment of your subject mastery will be tested with a short quiz after each lesson. Upon completion of all 8 lessons, you will earn 8 CEU’s and a certificate will be provided to verify your completion of the program.