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25 Things Your Client Must Know About Lower-Back Pain - CEC Course

By: Anthony Carey, MA

The statistics are well known: 85% of people will experience lower-back pain in their lifetimes. The general public and media perpetuate outdated or inaccurate information regarding lower-back pain. Educating and clarifying the facts for your clients and members can serve them better and generate additional business opportunities for you.

  1. Summarize current lower back issues and interventions as they relate to the fitness profession.
  2. Dispel current lower back myths when communicating with clients.
  3. Name the many factors involved in lower back pain.
  4. Identify the role of flexibility and ROM in conjunction with lower back pain.
  5. Summarize the role of strengthening in conjunction with lower back pain.
  6. List contraindications related to the client who has lower back pain.
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