Webinar: Advanced Deep Tissue Muscular Therapy Techniques: Low Back and Neck

Ben Benjamin, PhD

This is a sample of Dr. Ben Benjamin’s accelerated, full-day course in muscular therapy for injury. Participants will be introduced to detailed palpation anatomy, as well as several challenging myofascial and massage techniques designed to support treatment of the most common soft-tissue injuries in the neck and low-back regions. These techniques are advanced variations on the Benjamin System of Muscular Therapy, targeting injured ligaments, muscles, and tendons.

This webinar is 75 minutes in length.


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Ben Benjamin, PhD

Ben Benjamin, PhD, has been practicing massage since 1963, and founded the Muscular Therapy Institute in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in 1974. Dr. Benjamin enhanced his practice by studying under Dr. James Cyriax, widely known for his pioneering work in orthopedic medicine. He maintains a private practice, consults on ethics cases as an expert witness, and leads seminars on ethics, communication, and injury assessment and treatment. With a passion for helping individuals cope with and overcome pain, Dr. Benjamin has been lecturing internationally for more than 35 years. He is also the author of Listen to Your Pain, Are You Tense?, Exercise Without Injury, and coauthor of The Ethics of Touch. He was inducted into the Massage Therapy Hall of Fame in 2010. For more information, visit his website at www.benbenjamin.com.

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