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Part A - The Lumbar Spine

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Part A - The Lumbar Spine

10.05.19 - 12.05.19

Poole Hospital

This three day (21 hour) course presents the theoretical aspects and concepts of the McKenzie Method in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy, as applied in the examination and treatment of patients with complaints of low back and related referred pain.  Through lectures and patient demonstrations the derangement, dysfunction and postural syndromes are described in detail and appropriate treatment plans are outlined with emphasis on the use of patient self-treatment procedures.  The clinical efficacy and limitations of the McKenzie approach as applied to the lumbar spine, are illustrated by follow-up patient demonstrations. 

There is an online component to successfully complete seven days prior to attending this three day course.  This online component is approximately 7 hours work.

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Date and time

Start 9.00am Friday 10 May 2019
End 4.30-5.00pm Sunday 12 May 2019
Registration opens at 08.30am on Friday

Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Longfleet Road
Poole, Dorset BH15 2JB
United Kingdom


£450.00 Incl. VAT


25 Spaces

Additional Information

This course is open to Physiotherapists, Chiropractors, GP's and Osteopaths.

Cancellation Policy:

Written cancellations will be accepted up to three weeks prior to course commencement date. Refunds (less a £50 administration fee) will be given, or participants may transfer registration for up to one year. No refunds will be given for cancellations received within three weeks prior to the Course commencement date.

The McKenzie Institute UK will not be responsible for any costs incurred if minimum registration numbers are not reached and the course is cancelled, therefore please confirm with the UK Branch Manager that the course is proceeding prior to purchasing non-refundable air tickets. In the instance the course is cancelled full refunds will be given, or registrations may be transferred to another course.

Lecturer profile

Jenny Ross (UK)

Med. Dip. MDT. MCSP. HCPC registered

Jenny Ross is a senior International faculty member of the McKenzie Institute, teaching Part A to D courses and examining therapists in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy within the UK and internationally visiting many countries worldwide. She joined the teaching faculty after completing the Diploma in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy in Robin McKenzie’s clinics in New Zealand.

Jenny works clinically in her own private practice which is an accredited Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy Clinic, and academically for Dundee University .She is Academic lead for the MSc in Health Studies at Dundee University, developing and leading Masters level modules for Physiotherapists and other AHP’s ,which includes the theoretical element of the Diploma in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy.

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Venue and address

Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust


Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Longfleet Road
Poole, Dorset BH15 2JB
United Kingdom