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Dry Needling Symposium
Regis University
3333 Regis Blvd
Denver, CO 80221
Saturday, March 24, 2018, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM MST
Category: Chapter Wide Events

Dry Needling Symposium

When: Saturday, March 24, 2018 from 8:00 am - 5:00pm

Where: Regis University, 3333 Regis Blvd, Denver, CO 80221

Cost: APTA CO PT Members: $199; Non-Members $279; APTA CO Student Members $49; Non-member Students $89*

*Non-member students must request a discount code to receive the $89 rate. Provide proof of your student status and request a discount code by emailing info@coloradophysicaltherapists.org

This course is open to PT and sPTs only. 

Description: Join APTA Colorado for the Dry Needling Symposium. There will be multiple speakers and breakout sessions for the novice, developed and expert practitioner in the utilization of dry needling in PT practice.

Speakers/Presenters: Jan Dommerholt (founder of Myopain), Edo Zylstra (founder of Kinetacore) and more.


General Session 8:30 am – 12 noon 

8:30 – 9am: Welcome and regulatory/legislative overview. E Schultz: APT CO Lobbyist

9am – 9:45am: History and development of dry needling. Jan Dommerholt

9:45am – 10:30am: Integration of DN into patient management in Colorado. Patty Pennell

10:30 – 11:15 am: Dry Needling: Considering a Neuroplastic Pain Science Model. Edo Zylstra

11:15 am - 12noon: Impact of dry needling on patient care in CO. Cameron MacDonald

Lunch: 12 noon – 1pm

Breakout Sessions 1 pm – 4 pm

1A: 1 – 1:50 pm

DN Athlete Management

2A: 2 – 2:50 pm

DN Radiculopathy

3A: 3 – 3:50 pm

DN Beyond Muscles


1B: 1 – 1:50 pm

DN Radiculopathy

2B: 2 – 2:50 pm

DN Beyond Muscles

3B: 3 – 3:50 pm

DN Complex Cases


1C: 3 – 3:50 pm

DN Foundations

2C: 3 – 3:50 pm

DN Complex Cases

3C: 3 – 3:50 pm

DN Athlete Management


Panel Discussion 4 pm – 5pm

Topic: The Balancing Act – developing dry needling in PT practice whilst defending our ability to do it. Stories, ideas and innovations across the USA and the world.

Host – MacDonald: Panel - Dommerholt, Zylstra, Schultz & Pennell

This course will sell out, register early!! 

Register Here

Contact: info@coloradophysicaltherapists.org