TITLE

Name techniques in Canada: current trends in utilization rates and recommendations for their inclusion at the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College

AUTHOR(S)
Gleberzon, Brian J.
PUB. DATE
September 2000
SOURCE
Journal of the Canadian Chiropractic Association;Sep2000, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p157
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Since its establishment in 1945, the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in Toronto, Ontario has predominately adhered to a Diversified model of chiropractic technique in the core curriculum. However, many students and graduates have stated a desire for greater exposure to chiropractic techniques such as Gonstead and Thompson Terminal Point techniques. Although this course is offered to fourth-year students during their internship, clinic treatment policies prohibit students from utilizing any technique other than Diversified with their patients. In order to provide students with the opportunity to explore Name techniques, the number of guest lecturers were increased, a problem-based learning forum was developed and an investigative assignment was designed. The CMCC has embarked on the development of a new, integrated curricular model, which began in the 1999/2000 academic year for students entering the program.
ACCESSION #
9903168

 

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