Women’s Health Issues – Understanding Development and Differences of a Woman’s Body

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Description

This course is practical and informative for many health professions. It is approved for 6 CEUs for massage therapists, athletic trainers, NJ chiropractors and NJ physical therapists/PTAs. All others are welcome to attend non-credit.

“Women’s Health Issues – Understanding Development and Difference of Woman’s Body” will cover health issues that affect women specifically, the importance of understanding a woman’s physical and physiological growth and the role this plays in the treatment of women.  This program will allow the clinician to understand not only the difference in a woman’s physical nature but the reason why treatment planning and overall health concerns can be different.

Upon completion of this class, participants should be able to:

  • Explain the development of the female body from inception to birth
  • Understand the child & adolescent development of the female body, as it relates to menstruation and reproduction
  • Recognize health conditions specific to women: menstruation, childbirth, postpartum recovery
  • Understand how stress, nutrition, body image and heart health differ for women vs. men
  • Consider physiotherapy procedures for various conditions related to a woman’s body
  • Better treat women patients in light of their anatomical and developmental differences

Topics to be covered will include:

  • THE STRESS REACTION AND INFLAMMATION IN WOMEN
  • PHYSIOLOGY BEHIND MENSTRUATION
  • PHYSIOLOGY OF CARDIOVASCULAR EVENTS IN WOMEN
  • THE DEVELOPING FETUS  INCEPTION TO BIRTH
  • NATURAL CHILD BIRTH VS. “C” SECTION WITH THE ASSOCIATED PSYCHOLOGY MANIFESTATIONS
  • STAGES OF CHILDHOOD GROWTH
  • THE FEMALE ANATOMY PRE-, DURING AND POSTPARTUM INCLUDING BODY IMAGE
  • CLINICAL NUTRITION TO HELP AVOID CHILDHOOD PATHOLOGY
  • PHYSIOTHERAPY PROCEDURES TO HELP DURING PREGNANCY AND POSTPARTUM

VARIOUS PROCEDURES WILL BE DISCUSSED INCLUDING SOT, CRANIAL ADJUSTING, APPLIED KINESIOLOGY, OSSEOUS, GONSTEAD

Method of instruction:  Lecture

Location: The Institute for Continuing Education, 7 Spielman Road, Fairfield, NJ 07004

About the Instructor:  Dr. Arthur Feintuch, DC, DAAPM

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

  • Monmouth University Adjunct Professor Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Dental Studies Institute and the Institute for Continuing Education – Continuing Ed Instructor
  • Ocean County College-Developer and Adjunct Instructor EEG program
  • Brookdale Community College- Adjunct Instructor and Developer EEG program, Pharmaceutical Math, Occupational Therapy
  • Premier Medical and Dental Institute-Phlebotomy, EKG, Pharmacology, Injection Technique, Medical Law and Ethics, etc.
  • Middlesex County College-Adjunct Instructor Anatomy and Physiology including lab and lecture
  • Designed, developed, and instructed Post Graduate Cranial Anatomy course for continuing education credits to Post-Doctoral Physical Therapy Practitioners
  • Gibbs College-Adjunct Instructor Medical Assisting (entire program)
  • Chiropractic Physician
  • New Jersey State Teaching Certification Secondary Education
  • 35 Years Private Practice running multiple offices

 

 

Additional information

Date:

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 9:00am-3:30pm