Neuromuscular Dry Needling Workshops

Friday, 9 March 2018

On behalf of OPC Health & Select Physio, we would like to extend an invitation to join us for a 2-day Workshop on Neuromuscular Dry Needling at OPC Health, 151-159 Turner St, Port Melbourne VIC 3207.

Quality assured: APA accredited, CAA endorsed, AOA endorsed. 16 APA CPD points (for the 2 days).

Proposed dates for 2018

  • 7-8 April 2018 (Level 1)
  • 16-17 June 2018 (Level 1)
  • 18-19 August 2018 (Level 1)
  • 24-25 November 2018 (Level 1)

Course Content

Level 1 (Beginners to Intermediate):

  • Diagnosis & trigger point pain patterns
  • Lumbar spine, SIJ, thoracic spine
  • Dry needling of the upper limb
  • Dry needling of the lower limb
  • Dry needling of neck & head
  • Superficial & deep needling, periosteal pecking
  • Neurophysiology of acute & chronic pain
  • Neurophysiological pain relief mechanism

Level 2

  • Identifying sensitized spinal segments
  • Advanced needling techniques for complex areas: Face, temporal, anterior, lateral neck, head,TMD/TMJ Chest, axilla, abdominal musculature Pelvis and groin, Iliopsoas
  • Advanced needling of the upper limb including: Subacromial impingement Hand musculature deep and superficial
  • Advanced needling of the lower limb including: Complex knee pathologies and ligaments Foot tendinopathies, achilles tendinopathies
  • Dry needling in pregnancy
  • Demonstration of deeper spine needling
  • Dry needling for sports injuries

ALSO INCLUDED: $169 of free items included in the course: bound manual, evidence based articles, starter pack of Myotech needles, satchel & pen. Free life time support. Free monthly research articles.  


Jörgen Forsberg graduated with a BSc (HONS) in physiotherapy from Birmingham University in the U.K. Following this, he successfully completed an MSc In Pain Management. He then gained invaluable experience over the last decade working in some of the largest university hospitals, pain clinics, and medical clinics. He now works as a Senior Clinician and Pain Management Coordinator at St John of God Nepean Rehabilitation Hospital.

Course Cost:

$670 + GST (APA members) $737 + GST (non APA members) - prices subject to change
Refreshments provided. Limited Availability: To reserve your place or for further information please visit: or call Jorgen on 0405 014 123.

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