Thursday, July 28, 2016

Physical Therapy sessions available at the Hooley Red Rose Feis

We are excited to have Amy Humphrey, a certified orthopedic Physical Therapist specializing in the evaluation and treatment of dancers and their performance related injuries and conditions offering
30 minute sessions at the Hooley Red Rose Feis 
Cost is $50 per session - After you reserve your session, you will be sent instructions for payment.
Dancers can sign up for one of two types of sessions:
Assessment of Musculosketal Complaint - Amy will test and measures to diagnose the dancer’s problem and provide the dancer with exercises or a treatment plan on how to address the pain.
Soft Tissue Massage Session - The massage session will relieve muscle soreness and tension, increase endorphins, improve circulation, provide relaxation, enhance muscle function and performance and improve physical and mental well-being.
Amy's Bio:  Amy Humphrey is a certified orthopedic Physical Therapist with Drevna Physical Therapy. She has developed dancer specific cross-training and injury prevention programs to assist the dancer in achieving her highest level of performance while preventing weakness and endurance related issues from occurring.  Amy has previous experience being the physical therapist for The Washington Ballet in Washington, DC and many companies that toured through the Kennedy Center.  Having a background in dance and theatre herself, Amy understands the terminology, techniques, and demands that are placed on a performer.