Dr. Emily Splichal

Emily Splichal

About Dr. Emily Splichal

Dr Emily Splichal, Functional Podiatrist and Human Movement Specialist, is the Founder of EBFA Global (formerly Evidence Based Fitness Academy), Creator of the Barefoot Training Specialist® Certification, Author of Barefoot Strong and Inventor of Naboso Barefoot Technology. With over 19 years in the fitness industry, Dr Splichal has dedicated her medical career towards studying postural alignment and human movement as it relates to barefoot science, foot to core integration and sensory integration.

Peripheral Neuropathy : A Practical Guide for Movement Specialists

As the only contact point between the body and the ground the plantar foot plays a critical role in how we maintain upright stance and balance.   One of the greatest contributors to fall risk and instability is a loss of sensation in the plantar foot due to peripheral neuropathy.   

Join Functional Podiatrist Dr Emily Splichal as she explores the different types of peripheral neuropathy, common causes and symptoms and a practical approach on how to maintain function in these clients.   Learn alternative treatment options and ways to offset the progression of this increasing diagnosis.

Objectives:

1. To describe the different types of peripheral neuropathy which can affect clients

2. To describe the movement concerns associated with peripheral neuropathy

3. To describe safe and effective exercises for the neuropathic client

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