EDS ECHO Integral Movement Method (IMM1) Application Form

Welcome to the application page for the EDS ECHO Fundamentals of the Integral Movement Method (IMM) course.

Before completing the application form below, please read the course information on our
EDS ECHO Fundamentals of the Integral Movement Method
home page.

Course Details

EDS ECHO Fundamentals of the Integral Movement Method (IMM) is a virtual course for healthcare professionals wishing to learn more about movement strategies that can be implemented in their own practice. It is facilitated and taught by Jeannie Di Bon, and is suitable for physical therapists worldwide who are seeing clients with EDS or HSD, including, for example, physiotherapists, osteopaths, Pilates teachers, yoga instructors, and personal trainers.

IMM

The course structure and curriculum is shown below and is composed of nine sessions, each two hours in length and using the Zoom platform. The sessions include didactic presentations and learning, break-out room learning exercises related to specific topics, and case study discussions. To gain a certificate of completion, each participant must attend at least 7 out of the 9 live sessions. They must also submit an ‘IMM 8-Week Client Program’.

For more information on the course, please visit our EDS ECHO Fundamentals of the Integral Movement Method home page.

Course Fees

The course costs $550 USD per participant, which includes 18 hours of teaching plus course materials, care plan assessment, 18 Category 1 Continuing Education (CE) credits, certificate of completion, and inclusion on a network directory of therapists upon successful completion of the course.

Course costs are in USD (United States Dollars). Please use your preferred currency converter to convert into your local currency.

How Do I Apply?

The EDS ECHO Fundamentals of the Integral Movement Method course (IMM 1) runs from March to July 2022. Places are limited to 20 participants per course and are on a first-come, first-served basis.

Please select the registration link below. You will redirected to our application and payment form.

This is a virtual course using the Zoom platform. It is run from London, UK, and is open for application to healthcare professionals worldwide.
(Please use your preferred time zone converter to confirm the correct start time in your location)

 Session  Session Topic

Course IMM 1: Mar – Jul 2022
Mondays at
5:00PM – 7:00PM London (UK Time) /
12:00PM – 2:00PM Eastern (US & Canada)

1 Introduction to the IMM – Why we need a strategy March 28th 2022
2 Pain mechanisms in hypermobility and how to manage these April 4th 2022
3 Step 1 – Breathing patterns and understanding dysfunction April 11th 2022
4 Step 2 – The important of relaxation techniques May 16th 2022
5 Step 3 – Building proprioception May 23rd 2022
6 Step 4 – A new approach to stability May 30th 2022
7 Step 5 – Introducing balance June 27th 2022
8 Step 6 – Integrated Posture July 4th 2022
9 Integration – bringing it together to build a safe, effective movement strategy July 11th 2022
‘IMM 8-Week Client Program’ Submission Deadline August 2nd 2022

PLEASE NOTE – Session dates and topics are subject to change.

This is a virtual course run from London, UK and presented in English. Please use your preferred time zone converter to confirm the correct start time in your location.
You will be sent a link to join the sessions which are run via the zoom platform. For all queries regarding EDS ECHO, please email our EDS ECHO Program Coordinator.

Project ECHO® designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  You will be sent a link to claim these after each session.

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by The Ehlers-Danlos Society and Project ECHO®.  Project ECHO® is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

EDS ECHO

AMA Designation Statement
Project ECHO® designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Statement
Project ECHO®, in compliance with the ACCME Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education, requires that anyone who is in a position to control the content of an educational activity disclose all relevant financial relationships they have had within the last 24 months with an ineligible company.

None of the planners and presenters for this educational activity have relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.

Alan Hakim, MD; Stacey Simmonds; Paul Gardener; Owen Moore; Lara Bloom, Prof; Jane Schubart, MD; Rebecca Bascom, MD; Shani Weber; Jeannie Di Bon; 

The following planners / presenters listed below have disclosed that they have a relevant financial relationship with an ineligible company:

Nature of Relationship Name of Ineligible Company
Dr. Clair Francomano Consultant
Advisor

Acer Therapeutics
Scientific Advisory Board, Kyani International

All of the relevant financial relationships listed for [this/these individual(s)] have been mitigated.