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In collaboration with 
( An ISO 9001:2008 Certified organisation)
2 - Days Hands on Workshop on
Mumbai ( March 18th and 19th , 2017)

Workshop Philosophy

This is a two  days Hands-on Workshop  targeted for both physiotherapy students and clinicians that discusses all new trends for the identification & management of Low back pain . The work presented at this course is an integration of concepts advocated by James Cyriax, G.D Maitland, McConnell, Mennell, McKenzie, Edwards, Lee, Janda, Jull, Richardson and Mohanty. Special emphasis is given on Clinical reasoning, Evidence Based Practice and Tensegrity concept.


Introduction: 02 Hrs

Eras of development in Physiotherapy, Introduction to Manual Therapy ( Different Schools of Thought), Manual Therapy: Definitions, Indications and contraindications, Biomechanical Principles in Manual Therapy(Fryette’s Laws, Concave-Convex rule, Close pack and Loose pack Positions, Joint status gradings), Barrier concepts , Assessment of dominant eye, Type of palpatory hands,Classification of palpation, Flat palpation,Pincer palpation, Practical session for the pincer palpation, Important things to be perceived by palpation, Effects of manual therapy, Indications of manual therapy, Contraindications of manual therapy, Principle of joint mobilization, Important considerations in manual therapy, Record of informed consent.         

Anatomy And Biomechanics Of The Lumbo-Pelvic Complex :2Hrs

Biomechanical characteristics of pelvic complex,Sacroiliac joint form closure and force closure components, Ligaments of Pelvic Complex, Neurology of SIJ,Function and biomechanics of SIJ, Pathomechanics of Pelvic complex,Anatomy of sacrum, Morphology of sacrum, Sacral Movements, Anatomy of pubic symphysis, Biomechanics of pubic Symphysis.

Manual Therapy Assessment Techniques For Lumbo-Pelvic Complex: 5Hrs

Causes of Pelvic Complex pain, Clinical presentations of SIJ Involvement, Observation of Pelvic Complex, Physiological Movements( Lumbopelvic assessment, Gillet test ,SIJ mobility/stability tests),Dysfunctions of Pelvic Complex(Innominate dysfunctions, Sacral dysfunctions, Pubic symphysis dysfunctions),  Clinical test of the pelvic complex.

Manual Therapy Treatment Techniques For Lumbo-Pelvic Complex Dysfunction:7Hrs

Lumbar Facet Dysfunction Management (Lateral P-A Glide mobilizations and Rotation manipulations), Lumbar Disc Prolapse management ( Mobilisation and Manipulation in extension positions, Listing corrections), Treatment for innominate dysfunctions, Up slip innominate dysfunction management (Tug pull manipulation, Superior inferior translation, Muscle energy technique), Down slip innominate dysfunction management (Mobilisation/ manipulation from ischial tuberosity (subject in prone lying), Mobilisation manipulation from ischial tuberosity (subject in crook lying),  Anterior rotation of innominate dysfunction management(Side lying mobilization and manipulation technique,Chicago technique, Muscle energy technique).Posterior rotation of innominate dysfunction management(Manipulation in prone lying position, Muscle energy technique). Innominate out-flare dysfunction management(Mobilisation in side lying position,  Muscle energy technique,Core stability training), Innominate in-flare dysfunction management(Mobilization in crook lying position, Muscle energy technique), Treatment for pubic symphysis dysfunction.

Piriformis syndrome(Description of piriformis, Shape and location of piriformis muscle,      Pathophysiology,Evaluation of the piriformis tightness,Treatment for the piriformis syndrome, Piriformis inhibition with thumb,Piriformis inhibition with elbow.

Resource Person:

Prof. Umasankar Mohanty,

B.P.T(Hons), M.P.T( Manual Therapy),PhD, MISEP(U.S.A), M.I.A.P, F.A.G.E
[ Trained under faculties of Loma Linda University( USA), Orthopedic Medicine International(Belgium), University of Queensland( Australia), Chartered Society of Physiotherapy(U.K), BCOM(London) and McConnell Institute (Australia)]
President,Manual Therapy Foundation of India (R.) 
PhD Guide, Lovely Professional University

Member, International Society of Educators in Physiotherapy
International Partner, Americal Physical Therapy Association (A.P.T.A,U.S.A).
Author of the book “Manual Therapy of The Pelvic Complex".

Programmes conducted successfully by resource person at Delhi, Chennai, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Mangalore, Surat, Coimbatore, Baroda, Warangal, Punjab, Bhopal, Mangalore, Dhaka, Sharjah, Manila and London. 

Dates : March  18th and 19th , 2017.

Timings : 9.00 a.m. - 5.00 p.m.

Credit Hours : 16 Hrs( 2 Days) Recognised throughout the Globe.

No. of Seats:  40 (Max.). Seats will be allotted on first come first serve basis only.

Venue: Conference Hall, The Park Hotels, CBD Belapur, Navi Mumbai

Eligibility: Physiotherapists / Physiotherapy Students from reputed Institutions. There is no prerequisite in terms of Manual Therapy Experience.   

Fees : Rs.7,500/- per participant.

The above fee is applicable for participants of SAARC Countries.

International Registrants USD 200.

Fees non-refundable and non-transferable.

The fee includes Study Materials, Workshop Participation Certificate, Transcript of Workshop, 1 CD containing important techniques, Lunch, Tea and Snacks.

The Registration Form can be downloaded from the website (home page).

The participant has to pay the entire fee at once for registration of the workshop. 

You may follow any one method for payments for registration to the course. 

Method 1 : The participants can pay by Cash or Bank Account of Brain Candy Organising Secretaries  at Navi Mumbai ( Kunal 8976505666; Priyank 7678005846 ). Call between 10am-7pm.

Method 2 :The payments to be made in form of DD in favor of "Manual Therapy Foundation of India" payable at "Mangalore".The DD is payable at "Mangalore". The cheque must be Crossed. 

The DD/ Cheque along and the registration form( downloadable from website ) should be send to “Manual Therapy Foundation of India”, 302, 3rd Floor, Janvi Plaza, Bunts Hostel Road, Mangalore-575003, Karnataka, India.

Method 3 : You may transfer from any bank in India with CBS facility using NEFT/ RTGS to our account. You have to take the following details for transfer.

Bank Name: Bank of Maharashtra, Bharat Building, P.M.Rao Road,Mangalore-1,Karnataka, India.
Account Name: Manual Therapy Foundation of India.
Account Number: 20065016289
IFSC Code: MAHB0000381

The International registrants can transfer by using the Swift Code of Bank of Maharashtra "MAHBINBB" in addition to the details provided above.

Once you transfer your payments you may send an e-mail to with details of transaction along with the registration form downloadable from . Along with the  E-mail do sms or call to MTFI Course Co-ordinator 00-91-9901659074, 9448104132. 

For information regarding venue, fees and other queries contact the Brain Candy Organising Secretaries 
at Navi Mumbai ( Kunal 8976505666; Priyank 7678005846 ). Call between 10am-7pm. E-mail:


  • The seats will be allotted to the participants on first come first serve basis.
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