Dynamic Lower Body

FOUNDATIONAL COURSE

Learn to Treat Low Back, Hip & Leg Pain

ERIK DALTON

 With over thirty years educating massage therapists around the world, Erik Dalton is among the most highly regarded educators in the profession. With a comprehensive understanding of the interplay between mind and body, structure and function, he has developed Myoskeletal Alignment Techniques which is changing the world of pain treatment and management.

This course will teach you how to:

  • Assess and treat pelvic floor and ligament damage. Realign pelvic bones
  • Strengthen and release muscles involved in gait efficiency and core stability
  • Learn assessments and treatments for standing, supine and side-lying positions
  • Restore firing order, relieve dural drag, and fuel spinal engine efficiency
  • Earn 32 CE hours for State and National Licensure

Packed with detailed information on anatomical function and step-by-step technique demonstrations, the Lower Body MAT course addresses a wide spectrum of pain conditions including sciatica, piriformis syndrome, trochanteric bursitis, runner’s knee, SI joint spasm, pelvic floor dysfunction, rib torsion, hamstring tears, shin splints and plantar fasciitis. You will learn:

  • Deep tissue, myofascial mobilization and joint stretching routines
  • Locate compensatory kinks that initiate the pain-spasm-pain cycle
  • Fix kinetic kinks in the fascia and bones of the kinetic chain
  • Execute routines to lengthen and tone muscles in the pelvis, feet and legs
  • Utilize spinal unwinding, articular springing and deep myofascial
    balancing maneuvers

The critically acclaimed textbook titled Dynamic Body features contributions from bodywork veterans such as Tom Myers, Til Luchau, Art Riggs, Aaron Mattes, Craig Liebenson, Judith Aston, Robert Schliep, and James Waslaski. These manual and corrective exercise specialists have been developing their skill set for decades and here they offer their experience in one beautifully illustrated 424-page hardcover textbook.

This 32-hour CE certification course includes the Dynamic Body textbook and six broadcast quality DVDs. Rich in detail and explanation, these practical resources teach anatomical relationships of muscles, connective tissue, joints, and the central nervous system.

The Lower Body MAT home study course is part of the Foundational MAT Program and will take you one step closer to Master Myoskeletal Therapist (MMT) certification.It’s a perfect addition to the library for anyone working in sports medicine, massage therapy, structural integration, physical therapy or personal training.

Upon purchase, you’ll be sent the 9-piece “Dynamic Body” Low Back, Hips & Legs package. Once you pass the test, you’ll receive a handsome diploma to proudly display in your office and a certificate of completion to submit for licensure renewal. You’ll also be listed in our highly-searched online directory of bodyworkers with MAT training. As a bonus, when you buy the home study version of this course, we’ll give you instant access to the online eCourse for free. 

Save with eLearning! As an option you can purchase this program as an eCourse. It contains all the great videos and information available in the Home Study version. Because eCourses are delivered online, we don’t have the cost of producing and stocking printed books, manuals or DVDs. We can pass those savings onto you. And there’s no shipping cost with eLearning, so you save even more! Purchase now and get lifetime access.

32 Continuing education credits! Upon successful completion, you will earn 32 CE hours for your bodywork licensure, recognized by the National Certification Board of Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork and most State Licensing Boards.

You’ll also earn the Dynamic Lower Body Specialist certification and be listed in our online directory of bodyworkers with MAT training.

PURCHASE OPTIONS

LowerBodyHomeStudy

32 CE Only $426!

Lower Body 32-Hour Home Study Course with DVDs, Textbook, and Manual + Bonus

BONUS: Order the home study version and get instant access to the eCourse for free!  

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32 CE Only $359!

Get access to all course materials online instantly. Lifetime access and no shipping fees!   

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

The eCourse contains:

  • Online streaming videos
  • Detailed instructions for all techniques
  • A downloadable full color manual
  • Online test and printable certificate of completion
  • Lifetime access to all course materials

The Home Study format contains hard goods that are shipped to you. This includes:

  • DVDs
  • Reference workbook for your office
  • Full color printed textbook (if included with a particular course)
  • Mail-in exam and deluxe certificate of completion
  • FREE BONUS: When you purchase the Home Study version, you’ll get instant access to the eCourse as outlined above

You save with eLearning: Because there is no hard product to produce or ship with the online format, we can pass the savings onto you!


Upon successful completion of a course, you will earn continuing education credits for your massage or bodywork licensure. All our courses are recognized by the National Certification Board of Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork and most State Licensing Boards. 

You will get instant access to eCourses after ordering.

For home study courses, materials (books and DVDs) ship within 2 business days. All mainland USA orders ship via UPS Ground, except to those who live in Alaska or Hawaii. UPS guarantees delivery within 5 business days. UPS does not guarantee shipping times on international orders. When you purchase a home study course you will also get instant access to the related eCourse. 

Most courses can be completed in a weekend of intensive studying, like a self-guided workshop. However, you’re welcome to spread your study time out across weeks or even months. There are no time restraints on taking the courses. You’ll have lifetime access to the online materials and can complete the exam whenever you’re ready.

No. You can start with any course you like, and complete the courses in any order. Each course is standalone and does not require prerequisites. However, to get the most out of your learning experience we highly suggest you start with the foundational courses so you have a solid understanding of the principles behind Myoskeletal Alignment Techniques. You can purchase the foundational courses in a bundle for a significant discount. Click here for details.

You are required to pass a test before we can issue your certificate. All tests are multiple choice and you’ll have the opportunity to repeat the tests if you do not pass the first time. 

For home study courses, you’ll have the option to do a written exam and mail it to us or do an online exam. 

For eCourses, you’ll do short quizzes after you complete each lesson. Once you’ve successfully completed all quizzes, you’ll be automatically issued an online certificate that you can print. 

Check out our complete FAQs here. If you can’t find your answer, contact us and we’d be happy to help you.