The Advanced Diploma In TMJ Therapy®
The World Health Organisation states that 1 in 4 people suffer TMJ Syndrome
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Study a blend of massage and fascial techniques including trigger point work cranial work, fascial unwinding and postural assessment to bring relief from this debilitating condition in 1-6 treatments
The Advanced Diploma In TMJ Therapy® was created in 2000 by Tracey Kiernan.
Combining her 20 years experience of working with TMJ patients, as a dental professional, with her training as a clinical massage therapist to create an effective protocol for getting people out of pain and restriction in less than 6 treatments.
In 2005 she created the first TMJ course which has been taught to hundreds of therapists across the UK, Europe, USA and Australia who are all achieving astounding results with this difficult problem. Almost 20 years later her training is now a fully accredited qualification. This versatile blended learning diploma combines 3 fully online modules with optional additional days in class practical training that will build your business and change your practice forever.
Who is this course suitable for?
Massage therapists, physiotherapists, chiropractors, osteopaths, I fact anyone who works in the field of physical therapy will benefit from adding these skills to their practice.
Do you know how to perform a full palpation and assessment for TMJ Syndrome?
Do you have clients with symptoms such as facial pain, migraines, jaw pain, tinnitus, pelvic pain, and more?
Do you know how to help clients with TMJ Dysfunction and the wide range of symptoms?
Do you know how to work with the Intra Oral tissues safely and effectively?
Do you understand the fascial connections with the TMJ and the rest of the body?
Are you curious about the connection between TMJ and Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Long Covid?
This course is for YOU.
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Who is eligible to train in TMJ Therapy®?
Short answer? Anyone.
Because THIS is the ONLY fully accredited Level 3 qualifying course in TMJ Therapy® which is also a FULL body treatment protocol.
The full Advanced Diploma in TMJ Therapy® will qualify you to level 3 bodywork. This makes it perfect for anyone looking to train in massage and gain a professional insurable qualification.
For those already qualified in massage or bodywork, our postgraduate diploma will get you working with clients straight away!
Each module is professionally accredited for CPD points so you can begin working with clients with TMJ as soon as you complete the first module TMJ1
This allows you to integrate the knowledge from TMJ into your practice on completion of the course.
You may then choose continue the Post Graduate Diploma in TMJ Therapy® taking you all the way to the award of Accredited TMJ Therapist®
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How is The Course Delivered
On purchase you will be given immediate access to the Blend Training Centre.
Inside you will find a series of downloadable course manuals, with extensive theory and photographs of the practical techniques
Easy to follow detailed videos demonstrating each and every technique
Presentations and a ton of additional valuable resources including articles, bespoke intake forms, and more
You will be added to the dedicated community group where you may ask questions and get support 24/7
Ongoing access to the group includes monthly live face to face trainings and Q&A with Tracey and Team TMJ
Study in your own time at a pace that suits you
Evergreen access means you may start at any tome, no waiting to begin
You get two full years course access to complete the diploma
Ongoing support even after you complete your course via the study group
Ongoing FREE CPD training with Tracey on even more specialised aspects of TMJD
PLUS Book Optional LIVE In person Masterclasses to supplement your learning.Learn More About Masterclass Days Here
This Course is For You, If you would like to learn how to work with clients with this debilitating condition
- You want to increase your skill level
- You want to attract a whole new client base
- You want to make an IMPACT in peoples lives
- You want to increase your practice profitability
- You want a deeper understanding of the integration and alignment of the whole body
- You want to be the go to expert for TMJD
What will I Learn
TMJ Therapy® Level 1
Signs and symptoms
Anatomy and physiology of the TMJ
Principles of trigger point therapy
Trigger point pain patterns
Introduction to Pterygoids and disc displacement
Standardised intake form assessment and record keeping
Health and safety/cross infection control/contra-indications to treatment Body mechanics
- Body mechanics
Clinical and palpation assessment for masseter, temporalis, medial and lateral pterygoid Full treatment protocol to include:
Direct Fascial release techniques
Indirect Fascial release techniques
Trigger point work
Assessing the cranial rhythm
- This course now offers the option to include full training in how to deliver TMJ care online, Client Care Package, LIVE ongoing therapist support and a place on our TMJ Therapy® Register for life.
TMJ Therapy Level 2 TMJ2
- Advanced clinical assessment techniques moving postural assessment and client rehab Cranial nerves
Cranial and facial anatomy
Theory of cranio-sacral therapy, assessing the CSR.
- Jaw and bite relationships and classification Introduction to Biotensegrity and the TMJ
- H&S cross infection control, contra-indications to treatment Vertebral artery insufficiency test
- Evaluation of fascial mobility
Advanced Myofascial techniques soft tissues of the face and jaw including:
- masseter, temporalis, medial pterygoid, lateral pterygoid, anterior and posterior digastric, hyoids, floor of mouth work
- Evaluate and balance cranial and facial bones including sphenoid, maxilla, mandible, zygomatic, temporal, hyoid
- Intra oral scarwork unwinding teeth and the periodontal ligament Unwinding the fascial diaphragms
Standing assessment for hip height/leg length
discrepancy and SI joint issues.
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TMJ Therapy® Level 3 TMJ3
Fascial connections via the deep front line
Biotensegrity /hyoid/Pelvis connection
Techniques for rebalancing the Pelvis
A full pelvic girdle treatment protocol
Structural bodywork for the feet
Structural Integration for the Cranium
Review and refine knowledge and techniques, consolidate information and learning.
Full consultation in a clinical setting to assess use of intake form, medical history and moving postural/palpation assessment and recording of findings.
Full treatment using appropriate techniques for the client lasting 1 hour Post treatment assessment, aftercare and review.
Total 2 hours including oral assessment.
1 hours written assessment to include:
Multiple choice questions, short answer questions to assess knowledge and understanding across all areas of learning
Extended answer questions.