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Presidents Message

October 2022

Greetings Chapter Members,

After two years of virtual meetings, we finally met face-to-face in 2022. We renewed old acquaintances and met new friends. Face-to-face. We began with the February Annual Convention with meetings, and receptions, along with Bruce Baltz teaching us to Active Assisted Stretching: Clinical Applications.  In July, Bruce followed up with a second AIS class.  In September, Paul Kohlmeier presented Evidence Informed Clinical Cupping. We were pleased to present these classes at a reduced cost to members.

Although we are almost at the end of 2022, I want you to know that your Georgia Board of Directors and volunteers are here for you. We are about you, the member. We would love to hear from you as to what classes you might like to have next year and possible locations. How do you let us know, just email me with your suggestions. 

I thank you for allowing me to serve as your chapter president. I look forward to meeting every one of you and helping as many of our members as I can and helping to continue to move our chapter to the future. 

Good Health
Terri

 

AMTA Georgia Chapter Calendar

Feb
18
Sat
2023 Annual Chapter Convention @ Hilton Garden Inn Atlanta West
Feb 18 @ 9:00 am – Feb 19 @ 5:00 pm

We’ve missed you! Come Learn and Grow with Us!

Registration is open for The Full Experience: A Phenomenal Class, Annual Meeting, Meet & Greet, and Motivational Speech.

This year’s featured 12 CE Hands-on class is presented by Cindy E. Farrar on TMJD called “It Ain’t All In Your Head”

Sink your teeth into this hands-on class that presents the treatment of TMJ-related pain and tension from a holistic perspective. We will review and address relevant cranial and anteriolateral neck muscles as well as the specific muscles of mastication. In addition, we will explore the fascial lines with an emphasis on the pelvic girdle, diaphragm, and iliopsoas. After receiving the applications presented in this class, your clients will experience ‘jaw-dropping’ session results.

Students will demonstrate:
• Knowledge of TMJ musculo-skeletal anatomy
• Understanding of TMJD
• Knowledge of TMJ treatment considerations
• Proficiency in
o client assessment regarding the TMJD implications
o treating the TMJ structure
o addressing the muscles of the pelvic girdle, diaphragm, iliopsoas
• Comprehension of the complementary fascial applications
• Basic understanding of accessory applications

$120 for AMTA Members! (Non-member rates available)

Register Today

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