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Integrative Approach Targeting the Vagus Nerve and the NEI System (NEIS). 2d Ed. Part 3 - Neuromodulation
This Part 3 onsite course, practice only, will introduce you only to the neuromodulation of the vagus nerve and the trigeminal nerve, indications and contra-indictions, treatment plan, and its effects on Heart Rate Variability.
Time & Location
Jun 04, 9:00 AM ADT – Jun 05, 5:00 PM ADT
Truro, 692 Prince St, Truro, NS B2N 1G6, Canada
About the event
For the first time in the Maritimes, Pascal Grolaux, DO, BSc, MOst. will offer the original, evidence-based and most comprehensive course, so far proposed in Canada and in Europe, on the Integrative Approach Targeting the Vagus Nerve and the Neuroendocrine-immune System (NEIS).
- Part 3 will be onsite 4 days practice only and is divided into two possibilities (2 days each): 1. Applied osteopathic treatment (only for Osteopathic manual practitioner, last yer students of Osteopathy); 2. Non-invasive vagus nerve (tVNS) and trigeminal nerve stimulation (tTMS) (for Osteopathic manual practitioner, last year students of Osteopathy and other Health Professionals).
Note that only Osteopathic manual practitioner and last year students of Osteopathy can enroll to the 4 days practice (OMT and tVNS-tTMS)!
TOTAL CEUs EARNED : 12h
Note: language will be English with French translation if needed.
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The Part 3 "Bioelectronic Neuromodulation Targeting the Vagus and Trigeminal nerves, and the Neuroendocrine-immune System " (onsite-practice only) (only for those who have followed the Part 1 and Part 2), will introduce to non-invasive neuromodulation of the vagus nerve (nVNS or tVNS) and the trigeminal nerve (nTNS or tTNS). We will see how proper neuromodulation of these nerves affects the heart rate variability (HRV) analysis as a biomarker of the sympatho-vagal balance and more globally affects the psychophysiology and the general physiology.
At the end of the course "“Integrative Approach Targeting the Vagus Nerve and the Neuroendocrine-immune System (NEIS). Part 3 ”Bioelectronic Neuromodulation Targeting the Vagus and Trigeminal nerves, and the Neuroendocrine-immune System ", the participant will:
- Understand the principles of neuromodulation and biolectronic medicine
- Understand the how to neuro-modulate the vagus and the trigemnial nerve
- Understand the indications and contra-indications of stimulating thses nerves
- Understand the different parameters and stite of stimulation and their neuroendocrine-immune effects
- Understand different possible neuromodulation treatment protocols and assessment/follow-up protocols
- Be able to practice HRV analysis on short-term EKG-based and demonstrate the effects of vagal and trigeminal neuromodulation on HRV
- Be able to demonstrate their skills in HRV analysis
- Be able to offer a patient an evidence-based treatment plan and assessment plan (based on HRV analysis)
Who Should Attend This Course
This course is designed for Osteopaths, Osteopathic students, Physiotherapists, Naturopaths, med. Doctors, other Health Practitioners who has followed the previous Part 1 and Part 2 of the course.
Practical course: 2 days on site (Please note the dates)
„Bioelectronic Neuromodulation Targeting the Vagus and Trigeminal nerves, and the Neuroendocrine-immune System “
· Type: Practical course at IOSR
· Language: English
· Participants: Osteopath, Osteopathic students, Physiotherapists, Naturopaths, med. Doctors, other Health Practitioners
· Date : 4-5 June 2023
· Duration: 2 full days
· Schedule: Saturday/Sunday. (9AM-5PM)
· Cancellation deadline: 4 weeks before course
· Precondition: Webinar Part 1 and Part 2 must have been completed
- Practical: ECG is not prerequisite but recommended.
- Practical: Kubios software pre-installed on PC/Mac is not prerequisite but recommended
- Theory: History/principles of Neuromodulation
- Neuromodulation - demonstration: Vagus and Trigeminal nerves
- Scientific evidences and indications of non-invasive vagus and the trigeminal nerve stimulation (nVNS and nTNS)
- Heart rate variability and assessment of the sympatho-vagal balance via short-term 3 leads ECG, analysis via Kubios software.
- Vagus nerve and trigeminal nerve stimulation : indications and contraindications
- Vagus nerve and trigeminal nerve stimulation : exercices
- HRV analysis exercices before and after stimulation
- Treatment protocols for nVNS and nTNS: case review and exercise
- Other natural means to stimulate the vagus and trigeminal nerves
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NEI and neuromodulation.
Part 3 of Integrative Approach Targeting the NEI System and the Vagus Nerve. Neuromodulation of the vagus and trigeminal nerve and HRV analysis.PriceCA$280.00
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