This course is designed for both the fitness and healthcare provider and covers the background and details of functional and dysfunctional breathing. It introduces the “EAARS” model of breathing function and a novel “Breathing Screen.” Several tools to assess and test for breathing dysfunction are also provided.
Additionally, we introduce a breathing re-training exercise approach, grounded in the neurodevelopmental progression that can be applied in the fitness and rehabilitation settings.
The course is organized into 7 learning units including hands-on assessment and treatment demonstrations in a case-study format.
This course includes access to 2 hours of video content and a downloadable manual. The 7 Units included in this course are as follows:
Unit 1: Introduction and Overview for Fitness & Medical Professionals
Unit 2: Understanding and Assessing Dysfunctional Breathing
Unit 3: Biochemical Assessment
Unit 4: Functional Breathing Screen
Unit 5: Case Studies
Unit 6: Movement and Breathing Applications
Unit 7: Exercise Options for Breathing Dysfunction