The Functional Approach Blog

News and updates from Craig Liebenson, DC – author, educator, and director of L.A. Sports and Spine.

#painrevolution launches on Twitter

#painrevolution launches on Twitter

Since the Lancet published its 3 part expose on the low back disability epidemic Lorimer Moseley & I have been engaged in more frequent  discussions on a variety of topics affecting those of us in the trenches. One dialogue was about my observation that on Social...

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To Cue or Not to Cue

[Archive - April 22, 2012] When evaluating a patient or athlete is there a difference between testing their capability & their movement pattern? Put another way do we want to see what they are capable of or what they habitually do? Pr Janda wrote “During movement...

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Wisdom from Pr Janda

[Archive - March 27, 2012] “It is not so important whether the main emphasis is placed on muscles, soft tissues, chain reaction, or central nervous motor disregulation; what is crucial is that each treatment approach emphasizes the need to analyze and treat the whole...

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  1. Interview with Dr. Liebenson Strength Chats by Kabuki Strength #85 57:18
  2. Lecture - Long Beach Convention and Entertainment Center Craig Liebenson 39:24
  3. Interview w/ Dr. Liebenson FTCA Podcast 1:25:34