Learn about rotator cuff injuries, how to release the affected muscles and prevention of future injuries. Experience the power of Peggy Lamb’s Muscle Swimming techniques for yourself, practice the skills and be confident you can immediately implement the techniques in your practice. Rotator cuff injuries are becoming more and more common, especially in this age of “computer shoulders.” People with rotator cuff/shoulder dysfunctions and injuries suffer constant pain, interrupted sleep, and loss of range of motion. A detailed understanding of the shoulder complex and the skills to precisely release the affected muscles are of the utmost importance to bring our clients to a pain free state. Manual therapists are at high risk for rotator cuff/shoulder injuries. You will use this information for the rest of your career!
• Attract and retain awesome clients with these powerful techniques that deliver exceptional results
• Develop confidence in understanding the shoulder complex and how to treat the injured muscles
• Distinguish yourself above the rest as the therapist who knows how to treat rotator cuff injuries. You WILL have a waiting list practice!
Included with the book is the Releasing the Rotator Cuff interactive CD-ROM, (Windows Only) which is a fabulous complementary tool for learning the material. The CD-ROM has the whole book in color and interactive quizzes to help you learn the material.
Green Exercise Bands (medium resistance)
Excellent for strengthening the rhomboids, middle traps and infraspinatus and helping to rid your clients of that ache between the shoulder blades from over-stretched rhomboids!
Massage therapists: doing a few “pull down” exercises between clients is great for countering the forward shoulder posture.