(Dry Needling) for the treatment of muscular pain

COURSE PRICE: from £300
(deposit of £200 payable now - balance on course attendance)

2019 Course Dates

  Book Now  October 19-20 (Sat/Sun) in Marylebone, London


Course details

This Advanced OMT Training CPD course is designed to introduce participants to the use of Medical Acupuncture (Dry Needling) for the purpose of muscular pain relief. This course is not designed to treat pathological conditions as taught to TCM Acupuncturists.

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OMT Advanced Acupuncture (Dry Needling) looks to build on the knowledge gained from OMT Medical Acupuncture course and other related dry needling and acupuncture courses you have completed. You will gain sound knowledge and skill to use all the techniques shown within your practice.

Electro Acupuncture

Electro AcupunctureDuring day two, we will introduce you to Electro Acupuncture. We will introduce you to the equipment and show you best practise in the uses of electro acupuncture.

We will also go through the theory and then practical training in full electro acupuncture techniques for all the major joints of the body, from the stubborn shoulder to chronic back or knee pain.

Electro Acupuncture has been shown to be highly effective in the treatment of acute and chronic musculoskeletal conditions.

Course Overview

You will be exposed to the latest needling techniques for areas that you treat in everyday practice and also gain high proficiency in the use of electro - acupuncture.

This course will give students the following:

  Safe, sound and effective background knowledge in the use of OMT Advanced Medical Acupuncture

  Traditional Chinese Acupuncture will be referenced by the lecture team but these will not be the focus of the course

  OMT Advanced Acupuncture will challenge your "needling" skills

  Discuss scientific evidence for the use of acupuncture techniques shown

  Discuss current research for acupuncture

  Relate the use of all techniques in an acute and chronic situation

  High levels of confidence to use all techniques shown immediately

OMT Advanced Acupuncture (Dry Needling) will cover::


  Cervical Pain and Headaches

  GlenoHumeral Pain - Including Rotator Cuff Muscles

  Elbow Pain

  Wrist Pain - Including Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

  Thumb Pain

  SIJ Pain

  Advanced Techniques for Hip, QL and Glutes

  Ankle and Foot - Including Plantar Fasciitis

  Acute Patient


  Glenohumeral Joint

  Elbow Joint

  Wrist Joint

  Lumbar Spine

  Knee Joint

  Ankle and Plantar Fascia

Please Note:

  Course handbooks will be provided, and the content of the handbook will be underpinned by a structured PowerPoint presentation by the lecturers

  Students will be expected to take extra notes regarding areas and techniques that will require more specific explanation or detailed clarification

  The handbook and PowerPoints are solely to be used as an aide memoire; the lecturers will adapt the content of the course depending on the student's backgrounds or therapeutic discipline

  Students are ADVISED to refresh their knowledge of relevant anatomy and physiology prior to attending the course. If students fail to show the required level of knowledge they may be asked to leave the course

Who is this course for?

  Osteopaths / Student Osteopaths

  Physiotherapists / Student Physiotherapists

  Sports & Remedial Massage Therapists

  Sports Therapists / Student Sports Therapists

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Dry Needling for Manual Therapists:
Points, Techniques and Treatments, Including Electroacupuncture

by Giles Gyer, Jimmy Michael and Ben Tolson
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Designed to be a go-to reference for assessment and treatment planning in the clinic, this is a clear and concise handbook for students and practitioners of dry needling or medical acupuncture.

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You will be learning the same techniques that OMT Training have taught to Liverpool FC, Manchester City FC, NHS, MK Dons and more

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Non-Allied health professionals should check with their provider to ensure all additional techniques taught can be added to their existing insurance policy.

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