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Manipulation review course

3 Category A
Open to: 
students, NDs

Course description

This 3-hour one-on-one course will expose the students to the clinical assessment and treatment of subluxations/ fixations in the cervical–occipital, upper cervical, cervical, thoracic, lumbar, and sacro-iliac portions of the axial skeleton. Clinical assessment of the subluxation/ fixation complexes will primarily involve the use of motion palpation of these areas, augmented with instruction in static palpation and basic visual assessment techniques. Treatment of the subluxation/ fixation complexes, by high velocity, low amplitude spinal joint manipulative techniques. Indications and contraindications for spinal joint manipulative therapy, and the indications for referral, when needed, will be discussed.


This one-on-one course is meant for naturopathic doctors wanting a comprehensive manipulation review, to satisfy CONO requirements, or for students preparing for Ontario Board Exams. The course requires a minimum of 2 participants.


The course is a combined price $599 for 2-6 participants. Up to 6 participants can be accommodated in the course, however it will be the responsibility of the 1 registrant who registers for the course to cost share with additional participants.


Once you’ve registered, please allow two weeks lead time for us to book the room and instructor. Time slots currently available include Tuesday and Friday mornings. Please e-mail to reserve your desired time slot after registering.

Dr. Ken Dunk, ND - Instructor

Dr. Ken Dunk, ND, has been in private family practice for over 35 years. As a former chiropractor, his practice focuses on physical medicine with full spine and peripheral joint manipulation.

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