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When 'posterior chain' work won't fix your squat... try these

The secret of getting ahead is getting started.

-Mark Twain

Rolling Pigeon w/ hand assistance #impactperformancetraining #movement #pigeonstretch #rollingpigeon #yogaonsteroids

A video posted by Dewey Nielsen (@deweynielsen) on Jan 1, 2014 at 5:37pm PST…

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Simple hip openers and gnarly progessions

The task of the modern educator is not to cut down jungles, but to irrigate deserts.

-CS Lewis

Great hip stretch shown above here, it’s also a great position for the patient to show you how well they can cheat. 942 more words

Multijoint movement without internal models

Thomas Buhrmann has been working on a model of arm movement that, contrary to widespread assumptions, can compensate for the complex and dynamic inter-joint torques without the need for a central control using internal models. 106 more words


Rolling...yeah I roll

Rolling…rolling…really? This is something that I have done enough times that I have seen great responses with. It has a purpose and if done and followed through with can be very beneficial. 1,065 more words

Physical Therapy

Building a Dyno- Part I (Overview)


It will soon be thesis time at WEMPEC.  I am an off-campus student and while most off-campus students do an semester-long independent study, I have chosen to do a full-blown year-plus long thesis instead.   657 more words

Power Electronics

Active Vs Passive ROM (Cervical Spine)

Active VS Passive ROM (Cervical)

This is my first post relating to active vs passive ROM testing and treatments. I want to start in the cervical region. 1,441 more words

Physical Therapy

The OOV - Fabulous or familiar?

I love gadgets! New, innovative, groovy – I feel special when I have a new toy to play with. I justify my pleasure by saying “Oh it saves me SO much time”, or “I can do SO much more” – but really, it’s the wow factor that gets me every time. 1,605 more words

Therapeutic Approaches