News Feed513http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Screening/2014-09-09_2014_european_functional_movement_summit2014 European Functional Movement SummitDon't miss the 2nd European Functional Movement Summit this November 5-9.2014-09-09T00:00:00-04:00512http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Philosophy/2014-09-05_physical_education_why_do_we_make_kids_movePhysical Education: Why Do We Make Kids Move?Physical Education is losing traction everywhere in the United States, and this is probably a good thing. But let’s back up a little. . . 2014-09-05T00:00:00-04:00508http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Screening/2014-08-21_good_coachingGood CoachingCoaching movement is where the science meets the art but I think most of us pride ourselves in the style in which we coach—probably a unique style that has contributions from many important people.2014-08-21T00:00:00-04:00509http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Screening/2014-08-18_fms_combo_toronto_onFMS Combo Toronto, ONUpcoming FMS Combo Seminar - Toronto, Ontario2014-08-18T00:00:00-04:00510http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Screening/2014-08-18_fms_combo_tampa_flFMS Combo Tampa, FLUpcoming FMS Combo Seminar - Tampa, Florida2014-08-18T00:00:00-04:0047http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Podcasts/2014-08-07_the_truth_about_the_itbThe Truth About the ITBOther exercise correctives for ITB, rather than soft tissue work (foam rolling, stick work, etc.)2014-08-07T00:00:00-04:00505http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Screening/2014-07-22_fms_combo_denver_coFMS Combo Denver, COUpcoming FMS Combo Seminar - Denver, Colorado2014-07-22T00:00:00-04:00103http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Podcasts/2014-07-15_stuart_mcgill_spine_flexion_and_primitive_patternsStuart McGill, Spine Flexion, and Primitive PatternsGray answers the following question: I have a herniated disc at L5-S1, so after reading McGill’s work, I have been avoiding spine flexion. If I failed the deep squat on the Functional Movement Screen, the exercise progression begins with a toe-touch progression, which is spine flexion and goes against everything McGill advocates. If I want to improve my deep squat, where should my starting point be to avoid spine flexion?”2014-07-15T00:00:00-04:0070http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Podcasts/2014-06-30_squat_anatomy_identifying_valgus_collapseSquat Anatomy: Identifying Valgus CollapseYou mentioned during the lecture that the feet externally rotating and the knees collapsing inward into valgus were the same issue, can you expand on this topic?2014-06-30T00:00:00-04:00235http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/SFMA%20Pod%20Casts/2014-06-30_outstanding_patient_outcomes_begin_with_a_great_evaluationOutstanding Patient Outcomes Begin with a Great EvaluationIn this podcast, Gray encourages physical therapists to see the importance of a screening procedure that will provide a systematic route to evaluating movement and determining an individual's potential risk factors.2014-06-30T00:00:00-04:00102http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Podcasts/2014-06-26_squat_movement_vs._squat_exerciseSquat Movement vs. Squat ExerciseGray answers the following question: In your opinion, what is the primary cause of lower extremity external rotation and rear foot pronation during the deep squat pattern?2014-06-26T00:00:00-04:0058http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Podcasts/2014-06-18_the_most_common_fms_squat_questionThe Most Common FMS Squat QuestionWhy it is important to maintain toes forward in a deep squat test on the Functional Movement Screen?2014-06-18T00:00:00-04:00372http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Philosophy/2014-06-18_gray_cook_2012_ifompt_keynote_addressGray Cook: 2012 IFOMPT Keynote AddressThe 2012 International Federation of Manipulative Physical Therapists Conference was held in Quebec in October 2012. Gray Cook was a keynote speaker. His talk, which provides an overview of his thinking of Functional Movement Systems, was recorded and provided to us by the Canadian Physical Therapists Association.2014-06-18T00:00:00-04:00503http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Screening/2014-06-18_10_things_i_learned_from_gray_cook10 Things I Learned from Gray CookMarc Perry, founder of BuiltLean.com shares 10 things he learned from Gray Cook during (and before) the FMS workshop.2014-06-18T00:00:00-04:00502http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/SFMA%20Pod%20Casts/2014-06-16_movement_system_impairment_syndromes_vs._functional_movement_systems_iiMovement System Impairment Syndromes vs. Functional Movement Systems IIJoe Heiler, of SportsRehabExpert.com wraps up his discussion with Gray Cook and Shirley Sahrmann about their backgrounds and philosophies in regards to evaluating movement, as well as the future of physical therapy.2014-06-16T00:00:00-04:00501http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Screening/2014-06-11_how_to_ask_a_better_questionHow to Ask a Better QuestionI want to discuss how to formulate and ask a better question. I’m passionate about asking better questions myself and helping you ask better questions.2014-06-11T00:00:00-04:0055http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Podcasts/2014-06-05_athletes_and_the_fmsAthletes and the FMSIs it true, the better the athlete, the easier it is to hide their compensation? An explanation of how two athletes scoring the same on the Functional Movement Screen can be so different.2014-06-05T00:00:00-04:00296http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/FMS%20Video%20Series/2014-06-05_inside_with_gray_cook_episode_13_-_movement_progressionsInside with Gray Cook: Episode 13 - Movement ProgressionsGray explains how to have more controlled movement progressions.2014-06-05T00:00:00-04:00500http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/SFMA%20Pod%20Casts/2014-06-05_movement_system_impairment_syndromes_vs._functional_movement_systemsMovement System Impairment Syndromes vs. Functional Movement SystemsJoe Heiler, of SportsRehabExpert.com sits down with Gray Cook and Shirley Sahrmann, to discuss their backgrounds and philosophies in regards to evaluating movement.2014-06-05T00:00:00-04:00293http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/FMS%20Video%20Series/2014-06-04_inside_with_gray_cook_episode_12_-_shoulder_mobilityInside with Gray Cook: Episode 12 - Shoulder MobilityGray's recommendations to enhance shoulder mobility. 2014-06-04T00:00:00-04:00