Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization according to Kolar (DNS)
A Developmental Kinesiology Approach

DNS skills course with a focus on thoracic spine disorders

January 27 - 28, 2023

2 - Day course for students who have taken the DNS course "B" 

Poliklinika Fizioderma
Gustava Krkleca 38/ 5 kat


Petra Valouchova, MPT, PhD

Course Payment and Organization

Tomislav Perica

Course objectives


Thoracic spine specific DNS tests:

Thoracic spine anatomy review

Recognize physiological & pathological movement stereotypes/patterns

Evaluate posture, integration stabilization system and respiration stereotype in the context of the T spine disorders

Perform key dynamic tests to determine the integrity of the ISS to stabilize thoracic spine and chest


Thoracic spine specific DNS therapeutic procedures

Kinesiological aspects of movement patterns, and anticipatory planned movements for the T spine

Demonstrate ideal pattern of sagittal stabilization and breathing stereotype using developmental kinesiology and reflex approach

Demonstrate active exercises that are based on developmental postures to stabilize thoracic spine ideally

Combine exercises in the developmental positions with verbal and manual instructions in order to achieve: functional joint centration, optimal sagittal stabilization of the spine and chest, and ideal breathing stereotype.

DNS based mobilization techniques for the T spine and ribs

Patient's education

Live Patients demonstrations

Prague School Registration Fee

MD, DO, PT, DC, OT, ATC who have already covered DNS course B.
Please contact the local organizer, if you are part of a group that is not listed above.

Card payment Bank transfer

PS Registration Fee: 100 EUR
(The price includes the VAT
of the payer's country.)

Prague School registration fee helps

to support DNS scientific activities,

to collect new video/photo material,

to develop the DNS handouts and publishing activities,

to present the DNS system at the scientific congresses, and

to present the DNS concept online.

It is not a payment for the course. Please contact the local organizer to secure your enrollment in the course and make sure that the course is not full, prior to paying Prague School registration fee. Once your PS fee is completed, your registration will automatically be sent to the course organizer. After that, payment of course fees can be made with the organizer. The organizer reserves the right to request proof of licensure.

The Prague School registration fee is non-refundable.

Without your online registration and PS fee payment you will not be permitted to attend any DNS course nor will you receive the Prague School Certificate of Attendance; thus you cannot take the DNS test and you will not be allowed to register for later advanced courses.

Thank you for your understanding

DNS Prague School Team

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