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- Butler DS (2000) The Sensitive Nervous System, Noigroup, Adelaide. (Chapters 2-5)
- Nee RJ, Butler DS 2006 Management of peripheral neuropathic pain. Integrating neurobiology, neurodynamics and clinical evidence. Physical Therapy in Sport: 7: 36-49
- Yirmiya R, Goshen I (2011) Immune modulation of learning, memory, neural plasticity and neurogenesis. Brain, Behav, Immun 25: 181
This course aims to:
- provide a basic knowledge of neuroanatomy, neurodynamics, neuroimmunology and neuropathobiology related to the manual examination of the nervous system
- teach safe and effective diagnostic skills in the examination and interpretation of physical dysfunction of the nervous system
- present neurodynamic movements and techniques as antigenic
- provide new therapeutic narrative for explaining symptoms in conditions with altered neurodynamics
- deliver a deeper understanding of known, ‘tough’ clinical presentations such as chronic nerve root problems and persistent entrapment pathologies
Language: English, Region: India, Asia
Courses: Mobilisation of the Neuroimmune System, Graded Motor Imagery, Explain Pain
Prakkash has been teaching Mobilisation of the Nervous System course in India since 2011 and following an intensive update with David Butler and the NOI team in NOI HQ, Adelaide, he is now conducting the Explain Pain and Graded Motor Imagery courses in India. He will also continue teaching Mobilisation of the Nervous System in its new form, Mobilisation of the Neuroimmune System.
In 2001 Prakkash received his Bachelor of Physiotherapy from Seth GS Medical College, KEM Hospital, Mumbai, and then went straight into private practice. 2005 saw a move to the University of South Australia resulting in his Masters of Orthopaedics, Sports and Manual Therapy. Prakkash was awarded the Marie Hammond Prize (2007) for highest achievement in the master’s program by the Australian Physiotherapy Association and the University of South Australia.
Prakkash has worked with national and international level sporting teams both in India and Australia. He is a consulting physiotherapist for Olympic Gold Quest and provides treatment and consultation to some of India’s finest athletes. Currently the director of Physiohealth Pain Management & Performance Enhancement, Prakkash is also the senior instructor for its Research & Teaching Institute branch where he teaches various courses.
Neuro Orthopaedic Institute
19 North Street, Adelaide City West
South Australia 5000 Australia
ABN 61 064 209 981