A DAY WITH MCKENZIE: 2 PATIENTS AND 4 MONTHS FOLLOW-UP, DVD, 38 MIN. (MCKENZIE INSTITUTE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE MARCH 2007)
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This DVD features footage from the McKenzie Institute Conference in Queenstown, March 2007, as well as follow up interviews 4 months later. It shows Peter and Clare - both long-term Spinal Pain sufferers - undergoing mechanical diagnostic assessment and instruction in self-management.
The remarkable transformation and recovery after 2 years of disability is clearly evidenced by the patients' own testimonies. The DVD emphasizes the simplicity and self-management approach for chronic spinal conditions - the hallmark of the McKenzie Method. "See what can be achieved simply by educating the patient to treat themselves".
Duration: Approx 38 minutes
Founder Robin McKenzie has published and contributed to many journals and publications. He is the author of five books, two of which have been published in 17 languages. Robin McKenzie has received numerous awards in the medical community in New Zealand and in the U.S. In particular, Robin McKenzie was made an Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire in 1990 and appointed by Her Majesty the Queen in 1999 as a Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit, both honours in recognition for his services to physiotherapy.