DNS Yoga/Visceral manipulation integration course, Sept. 27-30, 2018

Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization 

Yoga and Visceral Mobilization 

4 Day Integration Course

September 27-30, 2018 


Workshop Instructors:

Martina Jezkova, P.T.

Rehabilitation & pediatrics specialist for the Prague School of Rehabilitation, Certified Iyengar Teacher. Specializing in the integration of Developmental kinesiology & Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization into Yoga principles and practice.

Petr Bitner, MPT

Petr Bitnar completed his master’s degree in Physiotherapy at 2nd Faculty of Medicine, Charles University, Prague in 2008. Since 2008 he has been working as lecturer specialist in physiotherapy and rehabilitation at the Rehabilitation Clinic, University Hospital Motol, Charles University in Prague. Petr’s master degree thesis was :” Relationships between gastrointestinal tract and musculoskeletal system “. Viscero-vertebral relations continue to be his main professional interest, forming a topic of his postgradual PhD program since 2009. Peter has been certified lymphotherapist since 2009. Petr Bitnar serves as an instructor in Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilisation according to Kolar since 2009 focusing mainly on viscero-somatic relationships within the DNS principles.

This will be an interactive hands on course so be ready to Work, Move and Learn!


4925 S. Santa Fe Drive, Suite 100 

Littleton, CO 80120 United State

Target audience: Chiropractors, Osteopaths, PT's, ATC's, Acupuncturist, Strength & Conditioning Specialist, coaches, body work therapists, exercise physiologists & kinesiologists, Movement specialist (Dance,Yoga, Pilates, Gyrotonics instructors).

Course Objectives:


  • Foundations of the basic principles of physiological movement through functional joint centration and their applications in asana practice.
  • Showing the developmental kinesiology relationships to the yoga asana’s
  • Feet and hand support relationships, principles of skeletal symmetry, muscle balance/ imbalances.
  • Watching for functional joint centration during static and dynamic loading.
  • Working in closed/open kinetic chains.
  • Correcting dysfunctional patterns with coordinated co-contraction of antagonists.
  • Applying all these principles to the specific groups of yoga asanas –standing poses, sitting poses,  forward bends.


Learn the assessment and mobilization of the various visceral organs in the body

  • Functional Assessment and treatment in:

Gastro-esophageal reflux disease

Swallowing problems


Functional sterility

Other abdominal and pelvic issues

  • Postural assessment and treatment in chronic dysfunction of internal organs

  • Mobilization and soft tissue techniques in chronic dysfunction of internal organs

  • Systematic trigger point therapy and global reciprocal muscle inhibition


*We will be exploreing how certain yoga movements/asanas can aid in the mobilization and motilization of the visceral organs. Martina and Petr will combine forces to workshop and explore this collaboration of their specialties.  

*Non-licensed participants may participate in the manual therapy aspects of the course for their education and personal experience (Those participants other than Chiropractors, Osteopaths, Medical Physicians, Physical Therapists, Acupuncturists, Massage Therapists, and other licensed body workers). Outside of the class setting, practicing this manual therapy on clients would be considered practicing manual therapy without a license.

Course organizers:

Michael Rintala, D.C.

Jonathan Mackoff, D.C. 

*Space will be limited  to 40 participants in order to provide an ideal ratio between instructor and students. Hands on aspects of training, student interaction and participation will be emphasized.


After April 30, 2018 -  $1695  USD

After September 1, 2018 -  $1995 USD

*The usual Prague School fee is included in the price*

To register please use the PayPal link below: 

DNS Course Payment Options

*Payment in full is required to reserve a space.

*Due to the expense involved in hosting this event and the presenter from the Prague School, all registration payments are considered final, and will not be refunded except under special circumstances.

Hotel Info:

Option 1:Courtyard Denver Southwest/Lakewood (Closer to the facility.)

7180 West Hampden Ave  
Lakewood, CO  80227 
Phone:(303) 985-9696
$129 USD  per night
Option 2:
Magnolia Hotel Denver
818 17th St 
Denver, CO 80202
Phone:(303) 607-9000
$195 USD  per night