Team NAT's Stuart Hinds (above far right) will be speaking and delivering a workshop at this years NAMTPT conference
New York, NY Monday 1st April 2019: Niel Asher Education (NAT) / National Association of Myofascial Trigger Point Therapists (NAMTPT)
The NAMTPT is a leading professional organization dedicated to increasing the public awareness of and access to myofascial pain treatment. The organization operates to serve those professionals who recognize and treat myofascial trigger points by offering member resources and continuing education.
The NAMTPT is dedicated to these professionals who research, support, diagnose and treat myofascial pain syndrome.
The NAMTPT has announced that Team NAT's Stuart Hinds will be delivering a workshop at the 36th annual NAMTPT conference to be held on the 12-14 September, 2019, in Washington DC.
Stuart Hinds is a leading Australian soft tissue therapist with over 27 years experience in professional practice. He regularly lectures on remedial soft tissue techniques at Victoria University (Melbourne, Australia), and is internationally recognized for his work with the Australian Olympic Teams (Sydney 2000, Athens 2004, Beijing 2008 and London 2012).
Stuart was a keynote speaker at the 3rd Joint Sportex Sports Massage Association Conference in the UK (2005) and the Australian Soft Tissue Conference (2012). He has also been a presenter at the Australian Conference of Science and Medicine in Sport in Canberra (2003), the AAMT National Conference in Canberra (2005), The Institute of Registered Myotherapists National Conference in Melbourne (2007), the AAMT National Conference in Hobart (2009) and the IRMA Myotherapy National Conference (2010).
Stuart has pioneered his own technique for treating hip pain and dysfunction (the NAT Hip Technique) and regularly publishes articles in local and international industry journals and mainstream publications relating to soft tissue treatments and musculoskeletal dysfunction. In 2016, Stuart was awarded a lifetime membership with Massage & Myotherapy Australia for his significant support and contribution to the industry.
Treating Hip Pain and Dysfunction
The 2019 35th annual NAMTPT conference will take place just three miles from Dulles International Airport (IAD) and 30 miles from Washington DC.
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As a manual therapist or exercise professional, there is only one way to expand your business - education!
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Every NAT course is designed to build on what you already know, to empower you to treat more clients and grow your practice, with a minimal investment in time and money.
About Niel Asher Education
Niel Asher Education is a leading provider of distance learning and continued education courses.
Established in the United Kingdom in 1999, we provide course and distance learning material for therapists and other healthcare professionals in over 40 countries.
Our courses are accredited by over 90 professional associations and national accreditation institutions including the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) and National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB). Full details of all international course accreditations can be found on our website.
Printed course materials and other products offered on our websites are despatched worldwide from our 3 locations in the UK (London), USA (Pennsylvania) and Australia (Melbourne).
We are honored to have received the "Excellence in Education" Award from the National Association of Myofascial Trigger Point Therapists.
Since 1999 Niel Asher Education has won numerous awards for education and in particular for education and services provided in the field of trigger point therapy.
Award Winning Instructors
Niel Asher Healthcare course instructors have won a host of prestigious awards including 2 lifetime achievement honorees - Stuart Hinds, Lifetime Achievement Honoree, AAMT, 2015, and Dr. Jonathan Kuttner, MD, Lifetime Achievement Honoree, NAMTPT, 2014.
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In addition to national accreditation for continued education, each course that we offer includes "NAT Learning Credits". By taking and completing courses you can accumulate NAT credits to qualify for NAT certification.
There are currently 3 levels of NAT certification. Certifying NAT is a valuable way to show your clients that you take continued education seriously, and to promote your skills and qualifications.
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Niel Asher Technique
Since 1999 the Niel Asher Technique for treating trigger points has been adopted by over 100,000 therapists worldwide, and has been applied to the treatment of a number of common musculoskeletal injuries.
The Niel Asher Technique for treating frozen shoulder was first introduced and published in 1997 and has been widely adopted by therapists and exercise professionals working within elite sports and athletics.
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This trigger point therapy blog is intended to be used for information purposes only and is not intended to be used for medical diagnosis or treatment or to substitute for a medical diagnosis and/or treatment rendered or prescribed by a physician or competent healthcare professional. This information is designed as educational material, but should not be taken as a recommendation for treatment of any particular person or patient. Always consult your physician if you think you need treatment or if you feel unwell.
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