Stand out from the crowd – Treat complex extremity cases!
We are proud to partner with the Council on Extremity Adjusting (CEA) as
the West coast location for the Certified Chiropractic Extremity Practitioner (CCEP) seminar series.
DCs may register for individual seminars or the full CCEP series.
Advanced Principles of T.M.J., Ribs & Shoulder Girdle Adjusting – Certified Chiropractic Extremities Practitioner
Diagnosis and treatment is made simple through understanding the biomechanical functions of each joint. Clinical findings are discussed and demonstrated in this intensive hands-on seminar. Many mysterious pains in the shoulder and thorax are discovered in class and fixed before your eyes with procedures you can perform on your patients. Learn how taking a deep breath can be made easy. Take away breast pains that are plaguing your patients. Discover how to actually fix anterior dorsal. Get rid of false angina pains. Learn why chronic cervical subluxations may be a result of T.M.J. or rib subluxations.
To simplify protocols for the progression of analysis and treatment of T.M.J., ribs and shoulder girdle for chiropractors.
Saturday, 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sunday, 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Free Materials for Attendees
Attendees will receive a copy of the Council on Extremity Adjusting (CEA)’s book, What You Should Know About Extremity Adjusting, a $25 value.
This book is an overview of extremity adjusting that covers testing, patient placement, doctor position, contact, and correction. Diagrams are included. Topics include TMJ, the seven phases of rib injuries, upper and lower extremities.
15 hours unless otherwise indicated
Chiropractic Continuing Education (CE)
|State||CE Available/Approval #|
|Colorado||No application required*|
|Connecticut||No application required*|
|Delaware||No application required*|
|District of Columbia||No application required**|
|Georgia||No application required*|
|Idaho||No application required*|
|Illinois||No application required*
(60 minute hours)
|Indiana||No application required*
(60 minute hours)
|Iowa||No application required*|
|Maryland||No application required*|
|Michigan||No application required*|
|Montana||No application required*|
|Nebraska||No application required*|
|New Mexico||No application required*|
|Ohio||No application required*|
|Oregon||No application required*|
|Rhode Island||No application required*|
|South Carolina||No application required*
(60 minute hours)
|Utah||No application required*|
|Vermont||No application required*|
|Virginia||No application required*|
|Washington||No application required*|
|Wyoming||No application required*|
*Some licensing boards do not require an application when a program is sponsored by an institution accredited by the Council on Chiropractic Education. Life Chiropractic College West cannot warrant that any session of this offering will be accepted by these licensing board(s). Life West urges licensees to familiarize themselves with the laws governing continuing education in the jurisdictions where they hold licensure.
DISCLAIMER FOR THE STATE OF MISSOURI: Approval of this course is not acknowledgment or ruling by the Board that the methods taught in this course are recognized and approved by the Board as the appropriate practice of chiropractic as defined in Section 331.010, RSMo.
|08:00 – 09:00||Exam Procedures / Diagnosis||Introduction: Temporal-Mandibular Joint (T.M.J.), along with ribs and the upper extremity will tie together how each affects the other and how to look beyond the location of pain for the problem.|
|09:00 – 10:00||Exam Procedures / Diagnosis||Temporal-Mandibular Joint (TMJ):
|10:00 – 11:00||Adjustive Technique||Instructor Demonstration:
|11:00 – 12:00||Exam Procedures / Diagnosis||CD of dental analysis of disc mechanics and surgical procedures used for different T.M.J. pathologies.|
|12:00 – 01:00||Lunch|
|01:00 – 02:00||Adjustive Technique||Adjustive Technique for T.M.J. Subluxations.|
|02:00 – 03:00||Adjustive Technique||Exercises and stabilization for T.M.J. dysfunction, Denture protocol|
|03:00 – 04:00||Adjustive Technique||The Seven Phases of Rib Injuries:
|04:00 – 05:00||Adjustive Technique||Adjustive Techniques for:
|05:00 – 06:00||Adjustive Technique||Discussion: Costo Transverse, Costo Vertebral, Anterior Rib Heads T 12-4.|
|08:00 – 09:00||Adjustive Technique||Adjustive Technique for:
|09:00 – 10:00||Adjustive Technique||Discussion: Anterior Rib Heads T 3-1, anterior serratus function in relation to rib heads and anterior dorsal vertebrae|
|10:00 – 11:00||Adjustive Technique||Adjustive Technique of Anterior Rib Heads T 3-1, and Anterior serratus function in relation to rib heads and anterior dorsal vertebrae.|
|11:00 – 12:00||Exam Procedures / Diagnosis||Discussion:
|12:00 – 01:00||Adjustive Technique||Adjustive Technique of the:
|01:00 – 02:00||Adjustive Technique||Review the course and clear-up specific issues|
- CCEPs: Current CCEPs quality for discounted registration until two (2) weeks before the event. CCEP registrations will be sent to CEA in advance of the course. Any CCEP registrants not in good standing with CEA will be charged the difference of their registration total on site, prior to the start of the seminar.
- Students: Students are encourage to register at the steeply discounted rate for individual courses or the entire series. Non-LCCW students must provide verification of current enrollment at a CCE-accredited college prior to the course’s start date.
- LCCW Students: LCCW students who would like to attend the CCEP Series may schedule a payment plan with the CE office. Visit office 137 between 10:00 am and 4:00 pm to sign up.
There will be an hour break for lunch Saturday, however lunch is not provided. There is no lunch break Sunday between 8:00 am and 2:00 pm, when the course concludes.
Coffee will be provided both days.
CCEP Series Schedule
DCs may register for individual seminars or the full CCEP series. See Life West CCEP for details.
|Advanced Principles of TMJ, Ribs & Shoulder Girdle||September 15-16, 2018|
|Advanced Principles of Upper Extremity Adjusting||October 13-14, 2018|
|Advanced Principles of Lower Extremity Adjusting||November 17-18, 2018|
|Advanced Principle of Foot, Gait and Orthotics||December 1, 2018|
|Soft Tissue Methods for the Spine & Extremities||January 12, 2019|
|Advanced Principles of Extremity Rehabilitation||February 9, 2019|
|Global Assessment of the Extremities||March 9, 2019|