Integrated Exercise Guidelines for Fibromyalgia - AFAA
COST: $ 29.99 - EXPIRATION DATE: 2018-12-31
Fibromyalgia (FM) is a syndrome that is primarily characterized by a widespread body pain for which no alternative cause can be identified. This debilitating condition has physical, emotional and financial impacts on the individual and society. The purpose of this course is to provide strength and conditioning coaches, personal trainers, and other exercise professionals with a better understanding of the complex chronic pain syndrome of Fibromyalgia. Familiarity with this complex pain syndrome and the supporting research will provide a framework for individualized, integrated exercise guidelines to best support the client with Fibromyalgia.
NOTE: This course has been approved for .3 CEU with NSCA, .2 CEU with NASM, and 2.0 CEU with AFAA. Successful completion of this course will generate completion certificates for all 3 certifying agencies. Athletic Trainers can access the BOC-approved course HERE.
At the end of this course, participants will be able to:
1. Identify the signs and symptoms of Fibromyalgia
2. Recognize the personal and societal impact of Fibromyalgia
3. Describe theories of Fibromyalgia pathophysiology
4. Summarize relevant research in consideration of Fibromyalgia
5. Describe the integrated exercise guidelines to best support the athlete or client with Fibromyalgia
TAKING THIS COURSE
This course consists of 3 lessons and 1 final exam
Lesson 1: Fibromyalgia Overview & Pathophysiology
Lesson 2: Classification of Fibromyalgia
Lesson 3: Research Summary & Integrated Exercise Guidelines
The lessons consist of video and optional supplemental materials. For the final exam, participants can take a maximum of 3 attempts to achieve a passing score of 80% or higher. Participants who achieve a passing score can print out a course certificate of completion. Participants who do not pass the final exam after 3 attempts will need to re-pay for and repeat the entire course to attempt to earn credit.
STUDENT REGISTRATION and COURSE INSTRUCTIONS
Participants will first have to register as a student by filling out and submitting a completed Innovative CEUs, LLC (ICEU) Student Registration Page .
After registration, click on the ICEU student Home page (Top Navigation button – HOME) to view all available Fusion Tactical & Athletic Development, LLC (FTAD) BOC courses, and click Add to Cart to select the desired course.
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Course Completion Information:
A. 180 days to start course
B. Once course started, 180 days to complete course
After purchase, the course will show on the student Courses Not Started page. (Top Navigation button - Courses Not Started).
To begin the course, just click on the CLICK TO START link next to the course. Once a course has been started, it will then be moved to the Courses in Process, where course lessons (videos) may be viewed and completed.
Complete the Course Final Exam. Once the exam is passed, the course will be posted to the student Completed Courses page.
Complete the End of Course Survey on the Completed Courses Page in order to generate the course completion certificate. Certificates are always available for all completed courses on Completed Courses Page.
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PLEASE BE ADVISED, REFUNDS ARE NOT AVAILABLE ON COURSES ONCE THE COURSE HAS BEEN STARTED.
About the Instructor
Molly Burger, MS, CSCS, ACSM EP-C, Pn1
Executive Director, Fusion Tactical & Athletic Development, LLC
Molly's experience as an exercise specialist spans over 15 years, including teaching and coaching in clinical, fitness, and higher education settings. She has coordinated post-rehabilitative clinical exercise programs and enjoys presenting seminars for military family readiness groups, churches and senior events. Molly coordinates the education department and operations of Fusion Tactical & Athletic Development. Her interests lie in coaching female athletes, nutrition and healthy body image, as well the use of exercise to reduce chronic pain.
Troy Burger, MS, ATC, CSCS, Pn1
Director of Physical Performance, Fusion Tactical & Athletic Development, LLC
Troy has spent over two decades working with high school, collegiate, professional and military athletes as an athletic trainer and performance coach. His past eleven years have been spent serving the men and women of conventional and special operations forces through the development and supervision of human performance programs. Troy has developed and managed professional training facilities and directed training programs aimed at injury reduction and physical performance enhancement. His background includes teaching exercise science and athletic training courses at Washington State University, Oregon State University, Limestone College and the University of South Carolina.