LATEST BUZZ FROM KC

Kinetic Control: a Focus on Taiwan

27th November 2018

In 2014, the first Kinetic Control course “The movement Solution 1” was brought to Taiwan by Mark Comerford. The Kinetic Control took Taiwan physiotherapists’ mind by storm. Everyone that took the courses were crazy in love with Kinetic Control, not only the movement tests and retraining but also the logical clinical framework and the strong evidence base.

A reflection on the Flexibility for Movement Efficiency and Movement Health

13th November 2018

4 days with Mark Comerford on all thing’s restriction – with Jocke Heuer and Thomas Karlinger. Read this blog post to find out what happened at the Flexibility for Movement Efficiency and Movement Health Masterclass

Kinetic Control: it's a global movement in any language

20th September 2018

Highlighting just some of the upcoming Kinetic Control courses around the world, we draw attention to several key events happening over the next couple of months.

The Kinetic Control Clinical Reasoning Framework

12th September 2018

 The Kinetic Control clinical reasoning framework supplies a systemized process to consider this outcome through the assessment and subsequent retraining of movement, whilst taking into account the other factors influencing the bigger clinical picture.

The Kinetic Control journey to India

20th August 2018

The journey of Kinetic Control in India started in the February 2011 when Sarah first delivered a 5-day course in Mumbai.

The Movement Solution

13th August 2018

The Movement Solution:

More than 100 hours of face to face expertise: Time for an education in Movement Health

Current practice for long term individualised outcomes

9th July 2018

We all know everyone moves differently and we need to give our patients the right retraining at the right time. Read this blog post to see how you can benefit from Kinetic Control.

Kinetic Control: developing the Movement Health message since 1995

15th June 2018

Sarah Mottram takes us through the story behind Kinetic Control. 

Exploring Muscle Synergies in Function

20th April 2018

With Sarah Mottram in UK 26-27 May and internationally throughout 2018

Reflections on The 2018 Movement Conference

28th March 2018

Southampton FC hosts The 2018 Movement Conference

27th March 2018

24/25th March 2018

Flexibility Masterclass with Mark Comerford

22nd February 2018

This 4-day masterclass presents a systemised framework to assess and manage restrictions, and delivers skills of movement assessment and retraining to exert long-term change on pain, pathology and compromised function and performance.

New course 07/11/2018 to 10/11/2018 London UK with Mark Comerford

Welcome to Thomas Karlinger, Jocke Heuer, Jeannette Hoftjizer and Beate Stindt

22nd February 2018

Join our team of Kinetic Control Accredited Tutors

News from Southampton FC

20th February 2018

St Mary's to host 2018 Movement Conference

Muscle Synergies and Movement Health

16th February 2018

The importance of exploring muscle synergies for managing recurrence

24th March, The 2018 Movement Conference

14th February 2018

Exploring the value of movement and realising its potential

Co-ordination Efficiency: a clinical marker of Movement Health

10th January 2018

Kinetic Control’s ‘Co-ordination Efficiency’ modules puts movement quality at the heart of the clinical assessment and retraining process. They are built around a clinic applicable model, connecting pain, pathology and compromised function to any individual patient’s presentation

Coordination Efficiency: helping you change the building blocks of your patients’ movement patterns

11th December 2017

A guide to the KC Co-ordination Efficiency modules

The 2018 Movement Conference Masterclass

26th November 2017

Practical solutions from clinic, gym & training field

Developing a clinical reasoning framework and putting movement into your practice

2nd November 2017

The Movement Solution One puts movement into your clinical expertise

Putting Movement into Practice - 5 reasons to explore our CPD

18th October 2017

Access KC’s Clinical framework & clinical reasoning processes to empower you to manage patients effectively with movement & exercise. 5 reasons to explore our CPD

TMC2018 starting line-up

2nd October 2017

The 2018 Movement Conference – Here’s our starting line-up

St Mary’s Stadium, Southampton 24th March 2018

The 2018 Movement Conference

1st October 2017

The 2018 Movement Conference

Super Early Bird registration ends 9th october 2017

Sport and Exercise Medicine Excellence

Testing for holistic hamstring health in the clinic

14th September 2017

Testing for holistic hamstring health in the clinic

Multi-factorial risk requires multi-factorial fix

Kinetic Control Education in Movement

14th September 2017

Kinetic Control Education in Movement

 Kinetic Control champions Movement Health, moving patients out of pain and towards the possession of long-term movement efficiency, supporting a life full of participation, performance and realised potential.

2 day course on muscles synergies at low back and hip

12th July 2017

26-27 September 2017, UK

Focus on Kinetic Control UK

10th July 2017

Each month we take an in-depth look at courses and activities in specific regions where KC delivers its programme of events. This month the spotlight is on the UK, the birth place of Kinetic Control.    

KC Book released in Japanese

4th April 2017

Kinetic Control - The Management of Uncontrolled Movement

The Movement Solution One, Part One UK 2017

7th March 2017

"And we're off...!  KC tutor Jocke Heuer reports back on the first part of The Movement Solution currently taking place this week in London.

Taiwan completes successful KC programme

2nd February 2017

The KC programme in Taiwan came to a successful close this week. New tutor Suzanne Tang, delivered the teaching, with senior tutor and KC founding member Mark Comerford. Here Suzanne gives a summary of the last few weeks and an insight into what Kinetic Control education can bring to Taiwan.

Last call for The Movement Solution applications

2nd February 2017

The Movement Solution One kicks off in a month's time in London. There are still a couple of places up for grabs - apply now and access the best and most complete physiotheraphy training available.

The Movement Solution Two: Moving Further returns this October

26th January 2017

We are excited to announce the return of 'The Movement Solution Two: Moving Further', this October in London. Mark Comerford leads this 5 day masterclass, which takes The Movement Solution further into understanding how to manage multi-joint dysfunctions.

When it comes to KC, people think of movement science

9th January 2017

When it comes to KC, people think of movement science.  New Kinetic Control tutor Suzanne Tang discusses why she is interested in movement 

SIJ made easy and taking gait a step further! march 2017 at ncore derby, UK

5th January 2017

Gain valuable CPD hours and Kinetic Control certification with these two great level 3 courses, taught by senior KC tutors Koen Schoolmeesters and Mark Comerford this March with long time collaborators NCORE at Derby Hospital

A new cohort of KCMTS join the Kinetic Control Team

9th December 2016

As Kinetic Control grows and expands worldwide, so does our fantastic network of movement therapists. We are delighted to welcome a fresh cohort of members to the KC team.

KC heads to Switzerland in January 2017

29th November 2016

KC is delighted to be taking two of the the new level one courses to Switerland early in the new year.

Welcoming Tutor Jocke Heuer to the KC Team

28th November 2016

Kinetic Control is delighted to welcome new tutor Jocke Heuer to the team.  Here Jocke explains why he wanted to join us in deliveringthe KC message and education.

The Movement Solution One 2016 Feedback

15th November 2016

The Movement Solution is now in its tenth year and its popularity spreading across the globe, being delivered in many countries and languages.  The Movement Solution 1, 2016 UK course contingent recently completed the final section, and we gathered some feedback from the participants..

Kinetic Control Book: The Management of Uncontrolled Movement

9th November 2016

This text is designed as a clinical reference to develop knowledge of the examination, diagnosis and classification of uncontrolled movement and the management of movement impairments.

Kinetic Control Testing and Retraining Catalogue

28th October 2016

Testing, diagnosing and retraining made simple...

Kinetic Control Education

25th October 2016

Kinetic Control provides comprehensive training and expert skill development

Kinetic Control: Education in Movement

14th October 2016

Help your patients move better, feel better and do more with our internationally recognised movement assessment framework and retraining strategies.

The Movement Solution Three: Moving The Boundaries

23rd August 2016

This October Mark Comerford heads to the UK to deliver The Movement Solution Three: Moving The Boundaries. We have a few places remaining. *You do not have to have attended The Movement Solution 1 or 2 to join this course

Growing the KCMT Network in Taiwan

23rd August 2016

Following the massive success of our teaching programme in Taiwan over the last couple of years, the region is becoming a real hot spot for Kinetic Control expertise.

An episode of pain or long term programmes - is it time to change the channel in the physiotherapy practice?

2nd August 2016

TV has shown how it’s not all about the big screen. The same goes for contemporary movement management: to think it’s all about a movement screen doesn’t really do justice to the movement management system that is TPM Pro

Welcoming two new KCMTs in Taiwan

27th July 2016

We are delighted to introduce 2 new Kinetic Control Movement Therapists based in Taipei, Taiwan

Mark Comerford discusses when we need to force the issue

7th July 2016

Movement Performance Solutions’ 

Kinetic Control The Movement Solution One 2017

21st April 2016

With just 15 days of intensive training to revolutionise your practice - this is our specially developed fast track route to mastering the KC process

Football Medicine Conference & The Performance Matrix 2016

20th April 2016

The 25th Isokinetic Football Medicine Strategies Conference was recently held in London with a focus firmly placed on the return to play (RTP) phase. This prestigious event, often described as the premier meeting of sports medicine’s elite, saw a huge range of topics discussed with deliveries coming from the sport’s renowned practitioners and research groups.

Welcoming Daniel Chang to The KCMT Network

19th April 2016

The Kinetic Control Movement Therapist network welcomes new member Daniel Chang on board

Welcoming new KC Movement Therapist James Morgan to the Network

23rd March 2016

James Morgan AKA Barefoot Physio joins the KCMT Network

Tutor Pablo Marinho takes Kinetic Control to Ecuador

18th March 2016

Invited to present lectures in KC & TPM topics, Pablo Marinho reports on the event and his first experience in Quito.

Where do we start when it comes to retraining movement?

7th March 2016

Movement Performance Solutions’ Mark Comerford asks a simple question…

MPS providing Movement Health Solutions

24th February 2016

We all move differently and there is no right or wrong way to move. For this reason there is much debate about what is normal movement.

TPM presents at the 54th Annual Conference of the Indian Association of Physiotherapists

15th February 2016

Performance Matrix Movement Specialist Padmanban Sekaran speaks at the 54th Annual Conference of the Indian Association of Physiotherapists this weekend

KC and TPM present at the PT International Congress in Ecuador

9th February 2016

Breaking News…. KC & Performance Matrix Tutor Pablo Marinho has been invited to present three 40 minute lectures and a 4 hour workshop at the PT International Congress in Ecuador next month

Site, direction and threshold

10th November 2015

SITE, DIRECTION & THRESHOLD: Movement Analysis

Short Term Solutions

4th November 2015

Short term solutions, long term problems?

Kinetic Control Movement Therapist Day October, 2015

27th October 2015

A celebration of twenty years of making the world move better

Mark Comerford at Arena Fysio in Sweden last weekend

26th October 2015

Mark Comerford at Arena Fysio in Sweden last weekend

Foundation Matrix used as measurement tool in elite youth soccer

13th October 2015

Foundation Matrix Screening as injury prevention tool and focus on motivation and deltagelse with U17 and U19 elite football players - A quantitative intervention study

Mark Comerford's UK Autumn Schedule

29th September 2015

KC's Mark Comerford returns to NCORE, Derby on 3-6 November  2015 - don't miss his 4 day training on Managing Movement in the Hip and Lower Leg

New KC Neck & Shoulder module Resounding Success in India

29th September 2015

KC's New Neck & Shoulder course delivered by tutor Padmanaban Sekaran was a resounding success in India

News from Kinetic Control Spain

29th September 2015

A summary of KC activities in Spain from our partners at Fisio Sports

The Shape of Movement Health

21st September 2015

A 2015 perspective 

Calling all Movement Therapists

15th September 2015

A message from Lindsay Montgomery - get involved in some research!

The Kneed For Multi Joint Assessment

14th September 2015

The KNeed for Multi Joint Testing

 Injuries to the knee, both acute and overuse related are common in jump-landing movements, especially in female athletes

Point Break- Metatarsal Stress Fractures

8th September 2015

Point Break- Metatarsal Stress Fractures

Here we consider the influencing factors that increase the probability of sustaining a stress fracture to the metatarsals.

Slings and Things

3rd September 2015
It don’t mean a thing if it ain’t got that sling? Joined up thinking, but what if the devil’s in the detail...

A new blog post by Mark Comerford

Scapula Masterclass

26th August 2015

New dates in Belgium 30 - 31 October 2015

Become A Kinetic Control Movement Therapist

18th August 2015

Join our truly global team and add this universally recognised accreditation to your continual professional development and the skills it supplies to your business offering

Kinetic Control Level 1 Movement, Alignment & Coordination in Belo Horizonte, Brazil

13th August 2015

Level 1 - Movement, Alignment & Coordination in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Returning in Nov/15

The KC programme at Derby with NCORE

12th August 2015

Kinetic Control has a longstanding partnership with NCORE at Derby Hospitals where each year we run a comprehensive programme of courses

KC founders and senior tutors Sarah Mottram and Mark Comerford are both delivering teaching at Derby this year.

A Celebration of Movement 12-13 September

11th August 2015

Movement expert Sarah Mottram is guest speaker on 12 September in London at a weekend to celebrate movement, spent in study and play with Alan Herdman & James D'Silva.

Shaping Movement Health Seminar Day

11th August 2015

Shaping Movement Health Seminar Day 17 October 2015

New Kinetic Control online resources

8th August 2015

to be launched this summer

Mark Comerford reflects on 20 years of Kinetic Control

7th August 2015
It’s not about pain, it’s about people…and choice.

How to Run from Pain to Performance Part 3

4th August 2015

Part 3 – Programme Design & Goal Achievement

New The Movement Solution

24th July 2015

Congrats to our graduates in Belgium

How to Run from Pain to Performance Part 2

13th July 2015

Part 2- Screening and Movement Analysis for Runners – What, Why and How?

How to Run from Pain to Performance Part 1

7th July 2015

This is the first of a three-part blog looking at running injuries and the application of The Running Matrix – Movement and Performance Screen, as a tool to help reduce the risk of injury and enhance performance in runners.

Subscapularis - we love it and now we know more about its different roles!

22nd June 2015

A review of Wickham J, Pizzari T, Balster S, Ganderton C, Watson L. 2014 The variable role of the upper and lower subscapularis during shoulder motion

Proprioception and movement control

20th May 2015

and cleaning the lens of the 6th sense

Hanging in the Balance

20th May 2015

Will muscle imbalance move on in elite football

Control is a choice; choice is control

27th April 2015

Searching for the specific movement deficit is worthwhile

The Movement Movement

2nd March 2015

A focus on its evolution

The Movement Movement part 2

2nd March 2015

Part 2

Assessing for movement impairments

12th December 2014

– does it matter for your health care practice?

How Kinetic Control is promoting the professional identity of a physiotherapists

4th November 2014

With the concepts of movement system based assessment, diagnosis and management.

Movement Analysis for Movement Health

26th February 2014

by Warrick McNeill

Movement Control Tests

3rd May 2013

What are they?

Mark Comerford in conversation with Jacqueline Swart

23rd April 2013

Mark Comerford in conversation with Jacqueline Swart about fitting movement control into manual therapy

Changing the way we move

21st August 2012

Mark Comerford discusses some of the factors that we look at when trying to identify uncontrolled movement.

What is Uncontrolled Movement Video

23rd March 2012

This is the first in a series of video clips in which Mark Comerford talks on a variety of relevant topics. We kick it off a discussion about our favourite subject 'Uncontrolled Movement'. What is Uncontrolled Movement

Case review: the management of uncontrolled movement in practice 3

22nd February 2012

Case review: Cervical Spine

 

This is the third case review in our series of managing uncontrolled movement. This case review considers the Cervical spine.

The Kinetic Control process is constantly evolving

14th February 2012

- reflected by clinical practice / current research and best evidence

Case review: the management of uncontrolled movement in practice 2

13th October 2011

Case review: Shoulder
Let's set the scene.

A bricklayer presents with right shoulder pain. He complains of localised superficial pain at the acromion and near the anterior coracoid.

Uncontrolled movement and symptoms, disability, dysfunction, recurrence, risk, and performance

5th October 2011

There is a growing body of evidence to support the relationship between uncontrolled movement (UCM) and symptoms (Dankaerts 2006a, b, Luomajoki et al. 2008, van Dillen et al. 2009).

The management of uncontrolled movement

17th August 2011

Case review: the management of uncontrolled movement in practice - 1

9th August 2011

Lumbar Spine
Let's set the scene:
A female waitress presents with back pain in the low lumbar spine. She stands in a sway back posture.

The assessment of uncontrolled movement

2nd August 2011

A common feature of movement control faults is reduced control of active movements, or movement control dysfunction, termed MCD by Luomajoki et al. (2007).

Reflections on The Movement Solution

6th July 2011

Isobel Warnock, Private Practitioner, UK

Testing for holistic hamstring health in the clinic

Testing for holistic hamstring health in the clinic

Multi-factorial risk requires multi-factorial fix