CPD day on the hips and pelvis
Tutor: Mark Langweiler and Glen Hillier
Date: 21st April 2018
Time: 10:00 - 16:30
Central to all balanced
body function and movement are the pelvis and hip. This day-long workshop will
exam the anatomical structures of this region. We will be reviewing the
musculoskeletal structure and function, the relationship to body movement and
stability. We will look at the visceral organs and their relationship with the
region and throughout the body. Issues of strength, flexibility, posture and
balance will be covered as well as the potential health problems that could be
The workshop will use
slides, models and physical activities to help with the learning outcomes.
This workshop is intended as a CPD day for yoga teachers and student teachers.
Experienced students are also welcome if there are sufficient spaces available.
About the Tutors
Mark J. Langweiler, DC, DAAPM, SFHEA
Dr. Mark J. Langweiler, DC, DAAPM is a board certified doctor of chiropractic with over 25 years of clinical experience. He has practiced in four countries, the USA, Spain, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom. The last 18 years of Dr. Langweiler’s professional life has been dedicated to integrating the wide array of clinical complementary therapies with more traditional medicine. From 2000-2008 he was the Director of Integrative Medicine at Atlantic Haematology Oncology Group, Galloway, NJ, USA, developing and implementing care plans and interacting with the staff at the local hospital and rehabilitation facilities. Additionally, he was the staff chiropractor for the chronic pain management team with a specialty in headaches at Bacharach Hospital for Rehabilitation, Pomona, NJ, USA.
Since 2008 Dr. Langweiler has been Senior Lecturer in anatomy at the University of South Wales, Treforest. Dr. Langweiler is an education consultant for the College of Medicine and is a member of the Neuromusculoskeletal faculty. Additionally, he served as the Western Medicine Program Leader for the College of Integrated Chinese Medicine and was the reviewer of new research for the British Medical Acupuncture Society. Currently he is the external consultant for the London South Bank University Chiropractic Program.
Dr. Langweiler has presented numerous workshops and presentations at a variety of organisations including the Royal College of Chiropractic and the International Society for the Study of Traditional Asian Medicine.
In addition to his clinical and educational work, he is a 30 year practitioner of Wu style tai chi quan and has been certified to teach Wu Style Tai Chi Chuan by Sifu Wu Kwong Yu.
He is the editor-in-Chief of Tai Chi Chuan and Oriental: Journal for the Tai Chi Union of Greet Britain.
Glen Hillier graduate from the Welsh Institute of Chiropractic in 2006 and returned in 2010 as an assistant to Dr. Langweiler teaching clinical anatomy. During the 6 years that they worked together Glen developed his own unique techniques for helping students learn anatomy, enabling easier transfer from classroom to practice. The anatomy labs and practical sessions that Dr. Hillier has developed helps clinicians and others in both healthcare and allied fields understand the actions within the body with more certainty and provide a clear understanding of what they may be palpating, treating or effecting through exercise.
On the day:
Please bring, pen, paper, mat and any other equipment you think you may need.
Parking:Please use public tranport if you can, or allow time for parking.
Parking on Crwys Road is limited to 1
hour. Parking behind the Co-op is Pay and Display. Free parking is
available on the streets surrounding the Church, but please avoid
resident parking bays and dropped curbs. Daniel Street (off Monthermer
Road) which runs behind the Co-op often has spaces available (since
there's only houses on the one side of the street).
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