ANIMAL NORMALIZATION THERAPY

Osteopathic Approach to Small Animal Rehabilitation

Introductory Class

Required prequisite for all courses

Osteopathic Approach to Small Animal Rehabilitation Class Outline
Class Registration Form (pdf) February, 2018

Students will learn:

  • Osteopathic and functional indirect terminology
  • Spinal and sacral mechanics and gait analysis
  • Lymphatic and vascular systems
  • Gluten's effects on animal motility

    Day 1:
  • Introduction to the Principles of Osteopathy
  • Functional indirect terminology and techniques
  • Identification of areas of greatest resistance
  • Walking the gait cycle

    Day 2:
  • Overview of Anatomy Trains
  • Beginning lymphatics techniques
  • Beginning vascular techniques
  • Examination

    Day 3:
  • Hierarchy of protective mechanisms
  • Gluten impaction
  • Gluten release protocol
  • Beginning spinal and sacral mechanics

    Day 4:
  • Lumbo-pelvis dynamics
  • Pelvic paradigm
  • Cervical spine
  • Sympathetic overdrive protocol





  • neck exam pelvic paradigm

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