ELDOA 1 & 2 Certification Course

Master Instructor: Bryce Turner
Date: Fall 2020
Cost: To Be Announced

The ELDOA of the Spine

combines levels 1 & 2 into 1 four-day course. You will learn ALL the ELDOAs of the spine.

The course discusses The Most Frequently Used ELDOA Postures of the Spine. The history of the ELDOA according to Guy VOYER DO, and the Historical Synopsis of the ELDOA are also discussion topics. The remainder of the course, Kapandji spine biomechanics and descriptive anatomy are taught. Students learn the ELDOA postures of the spine from the level of L5-S1 to C2-C3 and the Factors of Progression are introduced.

Course Objectives

The Teaching and Application of the Classic ELDOA Postures of the Spine, Levels L5-S1 to C2-C3, including factors of progression

The History of the ELDOA, Including the Comprehensive Historical Synopsis of How the ELDOA was Organized by Guy VOYER

What are the Goals of the ELDOA? – General and Local Effects

Good Posture: The Gravity Line and Spine Curvature Disorders

Classic Spine Biomechanics and Descriptive Anatomy

Fascia Overview and the Roles of the Fascia – According to Guy VOYER, DO

Water is Life: Intracellular vs. Extracellular Water

Introduction to Dura Mater and Cervical Spinal Fluid

Teaching Principles: Awareness, Myo-Fascial Stretching, Lemniscate & Introduce Factors of Progression

The Importance of a Home Program

Discussion and Theory: ELDOA Philosophy – “You Are Your Own Best Therapist”