Advanced Medical Exercise Specialist Virtual Workshop - Day 2

The Advanced MES Virtual workshop starts in 4 days - October 20 - 23, 2022. Day 2 of the AMES will go deep into a number of areas. These areas require a much greater understanding for a medical exercise professional than a personal trainer.

 



Histology or the science of tissue healing and maintenance is now am important component for all medical exercise professionals. Also, a new and growing area for MedXPROs is neurology. Managing post rehab stroke, MS and Parkinson's clients, to name a few conditions, will continue to grow over the next 20 years.
 
Arthrokinematics, the science of joint movement is a must to understand for all MedXPROs working with total joint replacements and arthritis. And finally, "if you can train it....you must document it and communicate what you did". Documentation/communication are the future of medical exercise training.
 
Histology, neurology, arthrokinematics, documentation and communication are next level MET skills and knowledge needed...

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Advanced Medical Exercise Specialist Virtual Workshop - Day 1

The Advanced MES Virtual workshop starts in a few days - October 20 - 23, 2022. The first day of the AMES will go deep into a number of areas. These areas require a much greater understanding for a medical exercise professional than a personal trainer.


As a medical exercise professional taking a medical history is not as simple as having the client complete a PARQ. Taking and understanding vital signs is a must to determine if the client is appropriate for exercise that day and possibly beyond. FOMs or functional outcome measures are essential in determining if the client is progressing and are understood by both medical and fitness professionals as indicators of client progress. Both manual muscle testing and goniometry are both necessary to communicate to medical professionals the status and progress of the client. These are all skills and knowledge every medical exercise professional must possess to build a strong practice.
 

None of this is designed to take the place of...

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MET Assessment of the Hip

 

The MET Assessment Series continues Sunday, September 18th @ 10am ET with the hip. Learn to perform a medical exercise assessment of the hip using goniometric techniques, muscle testing and some special testing procedures. This workshop is not designed to diagnose nor treat any condition. You will learn to thoroughly assess the MET client to determine if he or she is appropriate for MET and develop an effective exercise program. Go to www.METAssessmentSeries.com for registration and details.

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MET Assessment of the Cervical Spine

 

The MET Assessment Series continues September 4th @ 10am ET with the cervical spine. Learn to perform a medical exercise assessment on the Cspine using ROM, muscle testing and some special testing procedures. This workshop is not designed to diagnose nor treat any condition. You will learn to thoroughly assess the MET client to determine if he or she is appropriate for MET and develop an effective exercise program. Go to www.METAssessmentSeries.com for registration and details.

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MET Assessment of the Shoulder

 

The MET Assessment Skills Series begins August 21st @ 10am with the shoulder. This session will go deep into the assessment of the shoulder. We will review goniometric testing, manual muscle testing, and some special testing procedures at the shoulder. Each participant will receive a personalized MET shoulder assessment form as well as the shoulder assessment/exercise grid. Go to www.METAssessmentSeries.com to register. 

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7 Top Medical Exercise Training Skills

 

Medical Exercise Specialists, numerous times I have mentioned establishing competence and confidence in MET skills. Through conversations with MET instructors and experienced MESs we have identified the 7 most important skills every MedXPRO must demonstrate skill. Listen as Dr Mike outlines these 7 top skills. 

The 7 Top MET Skills are:

Please grade your MET skills by completing the MedXPRO Skills Checklist:

METSkillsChecklist.com

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AMES VIRTUAL Workshop is Coming!

 

The Advanced Medical Exercise Specialist Workshop - July 28 - 31, 2022 is SOLDOUT!! Register now for the VIRTUAL Advanced Medical Exercise Specialist Workshop!! This is the most comprehensive workshop for medical exercise/fitness professionals available anywhere. It’s ONLY $500!!

What you'll get:

  • Attendance at 4-day Virtual AMES Workshop
  • AMES Virtual Workshop Manual
  • AMES Workshop Recordings
  • AMES Professional Resources
  • 1-year MedXPRO Network Membership

This version of the AMES workshop is totally virtual. Attend from the comfort of your home or studio. We will broadcast the virtual AMES via Zoom. Recordings will upload within 24 hours to a private AMES workshop members site. You will receive an email with all the info to access this site.

Click HERE to register!!

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Pre-Exercise Checklist - Part 4

 

Every Medical Exercise Professional should have a pre-exercise checklist to follow. Welcome to Part 4 of the Pre-Exercise Checklist series. These videos will review a Pre-Exercise Checklist developed by METI several years ago. The idea is not to check off each item on the list but to begin to think systematically when assessing, managing and training your MET clients. Click here to download the Pre-Exercise Checklist. 

Join the MedXPRO Network for resources to build your MET practice.

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Pre-Exercise Checklist - Part 6

 

Every Medical Exercise Professional should have a pre-exercise checklist to follow. Welcome to Part 6 of the Pre-Exercise Checklist series. These videos will review a Pre-Exercise Checklist developed by METI several years ago. The idea is not to check off each item on the list but to begin to think systematically when assessing, managing and training your MET clients. Click here to download the Pre-Exercise Checklist. 

Join the MedXPRO Network for resources to build your MET practice.

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Pre-Exercise Checklist - Part 1

 

Every Medical Exercise Professional should have a pre-exercise checklist to follow. Welcome to Part 1 of the Pre-Exercise Checklist series. These videos will review a Pre-Exercise Checklist developed by METI several years ago. The idea is not to check off each item on the list but to begin to think systematically when assessing, managing and training your MET clients. Click here download the Pre-Exercise Checklist. 

Join the MedXPRO Network for resources to build your MET practice. 

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