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Clinical Taping
2 Days Courses
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2 - Days Hands on Workshop on
Mumbai (January 27th and 28th, 2018)

Workshop Philosophy

This is a 2 days (16Hrs) Hands-on Workshop  targeted for both physiotherapy students and clinicians that discusses all new trends for the identification & management of Lumbo-Pelvic Complex Dysfunctions. The work presented at this course is an integration of concepts advocated by James Cyriax, G.D Maitland, McConnell, Mennell, Edwards, Lee, Janda, Jull, Richardson and Mohanty. Special emphasis is given on Clinical reasoning, Evidence Based Practice and Tensegrity concept.


Introduction:  2 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: 4Hrs 
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 and Taping Techniques For Lumbo-Pelvic Complex Dysfunction:5Hrs 
Lumbar Facet Dysfunction Management (Lateral P-A Glide mobilizations and Rotation manipulations), Lumbar Disc Prolapse management ( Mobilisation and Manipulation in extension positions, Listing corrections). Taping techniques for facet and disc prolapse.

Treatment for innominate dysfunctions: 3 Hrs

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.

Taping Techniques for SIJ and Piriformis Syndrome.

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" and “ Clinical Symposia in Manual Therapy”.

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 : January 27th and 28th,2018

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

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

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

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

Venue: The venue of the programme at Mumbai will be informed to the registered participants 05 days prior to the programme.

Fees : Early Bird registration Rs. 6,500/-per participant, After 31st December,2017 Rs.7,000/- ; Spot Registration Rs.7,500.

The above fee is for the participants of India and SAARC Countries.  

For International registrants $ 200 per participant. 

Workshop includes:

  • Study Materials
  • Book titled  “Manual Therapy of The Pelvic Complex” by Prof.Mohanty
  • Workshop Participation Certificate
  • Transcript of Workshop
  • Lunch

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 : You may pay by cash/ deposit to bank account of Organising Secretary Dr. Navneet Krishna ( call/whatsapp 9810341783)

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 /call/whatsapp to MTFI Course Co-ordinator 00-91-9901659074. 

For any further details about registrations, Payments and queries contact Organising Secretary Dr. Navneet Krishna ( call/whatsapp 9810341783, E mail:

Or MTFI office, Mangalore: +91 9901659074, +91 824 4254132.


  • The seats will be allotted to the participants on first come first serve basis.
  • The fees mentioned are as per the reach of registration details with payments in MTFI office
  • All disputes and legal proceedings are subject to the exclusive Jurisdiction of competent courts and forums in Mangalore only.

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