Friday, January 25, 2019
from 5:00pm-9:00pm
Saturday, January 26, 2019
from 8:00am-5:00pm
Sunday, January 27, 2019
from 8:00am-5:00pm
Counseling Building
1805 Academy Drive
Anchorage, AK 99507
LaShawn Singleton
Office Manager

FDM Module 2 Seminar

Introduction to the Fascial Distortion Model:

Cervical, Thoracic, Lumbar, Pelvis, Ribs


Center for Osteopathic Research & Education (C.O.R.E FDM)  



January 25-27, 2019


Cornerstone Clinic, Counseling Building

1805 Academy Drive Anchorage, AK 99507




Friday, January 25, 2019 from 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM 
Saturday & Sunday, January 26 -27, 2019 from 8 AM - 5 PM


Course Fees**

Cost of Course includes lunch and the book: Why Does It Hurt? 
AFDMA Member  - $700
Residents in Training - $450
Active Military - $600
Medical Students (DO/MD) - $250
Nonmembers - $950

(or consider joining AFDMA when you register and save $50 today!) 

Repeat Course Attendee* (AFDMA Member) - $450

Repeat Course Attendee* (AFDMA Non-Member) - $550

4 Hour Introduction - $150


*Repeat Course Attendees will be verified before acceptance into the course.



**EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION** Discount 10% for registrations received before Midnight January 5, 2019






Have multiple registrants attending from the same office location?
CORE-FDM is offering a discount for offices with multiple registrants from the same office location. Here is the breakdown:


  • 3 to 4 registrants from same office - $100 off each registration (member or nonmember rate)

  • 5 and over - $150 off each registration (member or nonmember rate)


Discount will be applied after registrations have been verified and depending on the registration type, the appropriate refund will be issued through PayPal back to the registrants from same office location. Questions regarding this discount, please contact La'Shawn Singleton, Office Manager at lsingleton@christianhealth.org



Cancellation Policy 

Full Refund on or before 1/10/2019, 50% Refund 1/11/2019 - 1/25/2019  No refund after 1/25/2019. However, course fee can be applied to future course. If course is cancelled by CORE-FDM at any point, a full refund of course registration will be offered.


CME Hours
The American Fascial Distortion Model Association (AFDMA) has requested that the AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education approve this program for 20 credits of AOA Category 1A CME credits.  Approval is currently pending.


All other healthcare professionals must submit their seminar certificate to their licensing organization to receive CEUs.


Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Hotel Reservations

CORE-FDM has not established a room block at any hotel in Anchorage allowing registrants the opportunity to stay anywhere.  Suggested place for lodging is Dimond Hotel, 700 E Dimond Boulevard Anchorage, AK 99515




Program Schedule


Friday, January 25, 2019
5:00-5:30 PM        Registration - Introduction to the FDM, History, Terminology,        Fascia, the Fascial Distortions
8:00-9:00 PM       Clinical Progress of Fascial Distortions; Diagnosis of Fascial Distortions


Saturday, January 26, 2019
8:00-8:20 AM       General Treatment of Fascial Distortions – Theory-TB’s & HTP’s
8:20-8:40 AM       Hands-on Treatment of TB’s
8:40-9:00 AM       General Treatment of HTP’s

9:00-9:30 AM        Hands-on Treatment of HTP’s

9:30-9:50 AM        General Treatment of Fascial Distortions-Theory-CD’s & FD’s

9:50-10:10 AM       Hands-on Treatment of CD’s

10:10-10:30 AM     General Treatment of FD’s-Theory

10:30-11:00 AM     Hands-on Treatment of FD’s

11:00-11:45 AM      Inversion Treatments-Theory and Discussion
11:45-12:45 PM      Lunch

12:45-1:05 PM        General Treatment of Fascial Distortions – Theory-CyD’s & TF’s
1:05-1:35 PM          Hands-on Treatment of CyD’s

1:35-1:55 PM          General Treatment of TF’s-Theory
1:55-2:15 PM          Hands-on Treatment of TF’s
2:15-3:00 PM         Diagnosis and Treatment of the Lumbar Spine

3:00-3:45 PM        Hands-on Treatment of the Lumbar Spine
3:45-5:00 PM        Treatment Demo-Time with inversion equipment


Sunday, January 27, 2019
8:00-8:45 AM         Diagnosis and Treatment of the Thoracic Spine
8:45-9:30 AM         Hands-on Treatment of the Thoracic Spine
9:30-10:10 AM        Diagnosis and Treatment of Cervical Spine
10:10-11:00 AM       Hands-on Treatment of Cervical Spine

11:00-12:00PM        Treatment Demo 
12:00–1:00 PM       Lunch
1:00-2:00 PM          Diagnosis and Treatment of the Pelvis and Sacrum

2:00-2:45 PM          Hands-on Treatment of the Pelvis and Sacrum

2:45-3:30 PM          Diagnosis and Treatment of Ribs-Theory and Hands-on
3:30-4:30 PM          Patient Volunteers 
4:30 -5:00 PM         The Future of the FDM – Closing comments/questions



Breaks to be inserted as needed.

Lead Instructor: Byron Perkins, DO

**Please click here for printable program schedule