Secrets to Banishing Trigger Point Pain
Myofascial trigger points are a frequently overlooked and often misunderstood source of pain. Join us for this fascinating presentation where you’ll get the important information you need to identify and treat trigger points effectively. You’ll discover how trigger points refer pain in consistent patterns and how you can develop your trigger point detective skills to reveal the real culprits behind your client's pain. You’ll learn effective methods for treating trigger points in the context of your existing practice and you’ll come to understand the wide range of perpetuating factors that you'll need to address in order to banish trigger points for good and get long-lasting results.
Valerie DeLaune, L.Ac., is a licensed acupuncturist and certified neuromuscular therapist who teaches trigger point workshops nationally. She holds a master’s degree in acupuncture from the Northwest Institute of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Washington, and professional certificates from the Heartwood Institute and the Brenneke School of Massage. DeLaune is author of five books and several articles on trigger points. She currently resides in Alaska.