Foundations of Brain Based Chiropractic: Misperceptions and New Perceptions (Buerger, Mar 14-15, 2020)

Hayward, CA US
March 14, 2020 to March 15, 2020

Monika Buerger, Foundations of Brain Based ChiropracticChange the trajectory of life for your patients!

This course brings together, in a fun and easy to understand manner, the current neuroscience on developmental neuroplasticity and aging neuroplastic changes and chiropractic research to explain the current working theory of how chiropractic adjustments may help modulate internal and external environmental perception that the brain relies on for optimal human potential.  It will also provide functional assessment procedures, chiropractic management and adjusting considerations across all age and stages. 

This course is packed full of critical information that can change the lives of patients across all ages!

Schedule

Saturday, 1:00pm - 8:00pm 
Sunday, 8:00am - 1:00pm

Learning Objectives

By the end of the seminar, participants will be better able to:

  • understand the theory behind how the chiropractic adjustment may affect brain function, and
  • provide care plans based on the neurological integrity of the individual patient.

     

 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 12.00 AK Chiropractic Board
    Alaska Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 8.00 CA Chiro Board, Category B
    CA Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Cat B
  • 4.00 CA Chiropractic Board, Category A Exam/Adjust/Billing
    California Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Category A Exam/Adjust/Billing
  • 12.00 CO Chiropractic Board
    Colorado Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 CT Chiropractic Board
    Connecticut Board of Chiropractic Examiner
  • 12.00 DC Chiropractic Board
    District of Columbia Board of Chiropractic
  • 12.00 DE Chiropractic Board
    Delaware Board of Chiropractic
  • 12.00 IA Chiropractic Board
    Iowa Board of Chiropractic
  • 12.00 ID Chiropractic Board
    Idaho Board of Chiropractic Physicians
  • 12.00 IL Chiropractic Board
    Illinois Medical Licensing Board
  • 12.00 IN Chiropractic Board
    Indiana Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 MA Chiropractic Board
    Massachusetts Board of Registration of Chiropractors
  • 12.00 MD Chiropractic Board
    Maryland Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 MI Chiropractic Board
    Michigan Board of Chiropractic
  • 12.00 MS Chiropractic Board
    Mississippi Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 MT Chiropractic Board
    Montana Board of Chiropractors
  • 12.00 NE Chiropractic Board
    Nebraska Board of Chiropractic
  • 12.00 NJ Chiropractic Board
    New Jersey Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 OH Chiropractic Board
    Ohio Chiropractic Board
  • 12.00 OR Chiropractic Board
    Oregon Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 RI Chiropractic Board
    Rhode Island Board of Examiners in Chiropractic
  • 12.00 SC Chiropractic Board
    South Carolina Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 UT Chiropractic Board
    Utah Chiropractic Physicians Licensing Board
  • 12.00 VA Board of Medicine
    Virginia Board of Medicine
  • 12.00 VT Chiropractic Board
    Vermont Board of Chiropractic
  • 12.00 WA Chiropractic Comm
    Washington Chiropractic Quality Assurance Commission
  • 12.00 WY Chiropractic Board
    Wyoming Board of Chiropractic Examiners
Course opens: 
01/01/2018
Course expires: 
12/31/2099
Event starts: 
03/14/2020 - 1:00pm
Event ends: 
03/15/2020 - 1:00pm
Base cost:
$349.00

DAY 1

 

Hour 1

Introduction to Perception-Response Disorders: Understanding the neurophysiological consequences of sensory afferent dysfunction

Hours 2-3

Chiropractic Technique: How adjustments may affect brain function and how we can apply this to neurodevelopment, the aging brain, brain injuries and whiplash.  Integrated literature review of chiropractic technique literature as it pertains to these topics…

Hours 4-5

Interoception: Understanding the internal monitoring of the body, its communication to the brain and the global effects on health and what is the chiropractic role…

Hours 6-7

Chiropractic Exam: The microbiome as the visceral-sensory interoceptive system and the effects on neuroplastic development and neuroplastic changes of the aging brain- what is the chiropractic connection & chiropractic management. History, observational signs and evaluation protocols…

DAY 2

 

Hours 8-9

The proprioceptive system and its effects on Perception-Response Disorders, developmental neuroplasticity and neuroplastic changes of the again brain- what is the chiropractic connection & chiropractic management.  History, observational signs and evaluation protocols…

Hours 10-11

The vestibular system and its effects on Perception-Response Disorders, developmental neuroplasticity and neuroplastic changes of the again brain- what is the chiropractic connection & chiropractic management.  History, observational signs and evaluation protocols…

Hour 12

Communicating brain based chiropractic care clearly and appropriately for patient understanding, protocol compliance, and optimal health outcomes.  Q&A

Life Chiropractic College West
25001 Industrial Blvd.
Hayward, CA 94545
United States
+1 (510) 780-4508

Park by Student Entrance on Clawiter Road side of building, then look for signage directing you to the check-in area. 

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Monika Buerger, DCMONIKA BUERGER, DC

Monika Buerger, DC, graduated from Life Chiropractic College West following an undergraduate degree in Exercise Physiology. She runs a thriving Idaho practice dedicated to serving those with neurodevelopmental challenges and chronic health issues. She is a pioneer in the chiropractic profession when it comes to working with children that have Neurosensory and Neurodevelopmental Disorders. She was an instructor for the ICPA for over a decade and is the founder of  Intersect4Life (originally Intersect4Kids), an online teaching and coaching program for DCs.  

Dr. Buerger lectures internationally on chiropractic neurophysiology and neurofunctional development and is a contributing author to pediatric textbooks.

See below for a list of credits available for this seminar.  If your state is not listed, please contact the Life West CE office to discuss pursuing Board approval.

Life Chiropractic College West is accredited by the CCE and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

NOTE to DCs licensed in: CO, CT, DE, DC, ID, IL, IN, IA, MD, MA, MI, MS, MT, NE, NJ, OH, OR, RI, SC, UT, VT, VA, WA, WY.  These states generally accept programs sponsored by a college that is accredited by the Council on Chiropractic Education (CCE).  These states and provincial boards do not require an application from CCE colleges. While it is higly likely that credits will be accepted, Life Chiropractic College West cannot guarantee that any session of this offering will be accepted by these licensing board(s). Life West urges licensees to familiarize themselves with the laws governing continuing education in the jurisdictions where they hold licensure.

Available Credit Hours

  • 12.00 AK Chiropractic Board
    Alaska Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 8.00 CA Chiro Board, Category B
    CA Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Cat B
  • 4.00 CA Chiropractic Board, Category A Exam/Adjust/Billing
    California Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Category A Exam/Adjust/Billing
  • 12.00 CO Chiropractic Board
    Colorado Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 CT Chiropractic Board
    Connecticut Board of Chiropractic Examiner
  • 12.00 DC Chiropractic Board
    District of Columbia Board of Chiropractic
  • 12.00 DE Chiropractic Board
    Delaware Board of Chiropractic
  • 12.00 IA Chiropractic Board
    Iowa Board of Chiropractic
  • 12.00 ID Chiropractic Board
    Idaho Board of Chiropractic Physicians
  • 12.00 IL Chiropractic Board
    Illinois Medical Licensing Board
  • 12.00 IN Chiropractic Board
    Indiana Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 MA Chiropractic Board
    Massachusetts Board of Registration of Chiropractors
  • 12.00 MD Chiropractic Board
    Maryland Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 MI Chiropractic Board
    Michigan Board of Chiropractic
  • 12.00 MS Chiropractic Board
    Mississippi Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 MT Chiropractic Board
    Montana Board of Chiropractors
  • 12.00 NE Chiropractic Board
    Nebraska Board of Chiropractic
  • 12.00 NJ Chiropractic Board
    New Jersey Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 OH Chiropractic Board
    Ohio Chiropractic Board
  • 12.00 OR Chiropractic Board
    Oregon Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 RI Chiropractic Board
    Rhode Island Board of Examiners in Chiropractic
  • 12.00 SC Chiropractic Board
    South Carolina Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 UT Chiropractic Board
    Utah Chiropractic Physicians Licensing Board
  • 12.00 VA Board of Medicine
    Virginia Board of Medicine
  • 12.00 VT Chiropractic Board
    Vermont Board of Chiropractic
  • 12.00 WA Chiropractic Comm
    Washington Chiropractic Quality Assurance Commission
  • 12.00 WY Chiropractic Board
    Wyoming Board of Chiropractic Examiners

Price

Base cost:
$349.00
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