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

Complex Therapy for Trigger Points

April 26 - 28, 2024

3 - Day Course 

TIFAR Education Center (TEC)
No.285, Sec. 2
Taiwan Blvd., West Dist.
Taichung City 40308


Petr Bitnar, DPT PhD.

Course Payment and Organization

Kenny Hsiao
Taiwan Institute of FAscia Research (TIFAR)

Cell phone: +886-93532499

Complex Therapy for Trigger Points and Global Reciprocal Patterns


Introductory lecture:

a) Pathophysiology of TrPs                             

b) Clinical manifestations of TrPs                              

c) Basic chains of TrPs

d) Palpation and assessment of TrPs

e) Treatment of TrPs with a focus on global reciprocal inhibition


Practical session: 

Day 1:  

a) Assessment and palpation of TrPs

b) Local twitch response  and its importance during functional assessment              

c) Global reciprocal inhibition to treat TrPs

d) Joint restrictions related to TrPs       

e) Visceral dysfunction related to TrPs

f) TrPs and headaches – Overview of clinically significant TrPs, global reciprocal inhibition 


Day 2:  

a) Cervicocranial and cervical syndromes            

b) Cervicobrachial syndrome and painful shoulder syndrome

c) Thorax pain, breathing problems and diaphragm dysfunction 

d) Functional abdominal pain, dysmenorrhea, prostatodynia and painful defecation


Day 3:  

a) Low back pain syndrome

b) Knee pain syndromes

c) Distal lower extremity pain syndromes




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