Here you can learn about the various seminars and webinars offered by the CLEAR Scoliosis Institute, as well as upcoming events around the world where CLEAR doctors will be presenting. Be sure to check back often, as new events will be added on a regular basis!

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FREE Seminars

Restoring the Cervical Lordosis – FREE online video!

Are you a doctor of chiropractic interested in learning more about the best ways of reducing forward head posture and restoring the cervical sagittal curve? This 2 hour and 10 minute seminar hosted by Dr. Dennis Woggon provides an introduction to the techniques and therapies that CLEAR doctors use to address loss of the cervical lordosis and reduce forward head posture in their patients.

Online Scoliosis Seminar

Anyone may register to take the CLEAR Online Scoliosis Seminar. Registration provides unlimited access to all materials & past webinars, as well as FREE membership to the CLEAR Online Classroom Community, for 6 months.

CLEAR is proud to offer our full Scoliosis Seminar online, totaling approximately 27.5 hours of material. With our online learning platform hosted by Schoology, you are free to move through the seminar at your own pace, on your schedule, in the comfort of your home or office.

Purchasing access to the Online Seminar grants you unlimited access to the full online course for six months, as well as past webinars; you can even go through part or all of the seminar more than once! In addition, after registering for the Online Scoliosis Seminar, participants will receive FREE membership in the CLEAR Community Classroom for six months.

Topics presented in the Online Scoliosis Seminar include:

  • How CLEAR came to be
  • The History of Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis Etiology
  • Current Research on Bracing, Surgery, and Chiropractic – what works and what doesn’t
  • Advanced Scoliosis Screening methods
  • Scoliosis Diagnosis and Examination
  • Advanced X-Ray Analysis
  • Introduction to Spinal Biomechanics – understanding normal spinal kinematics
  • Advanced Spinal Biomechanics – understanding the unique nature of the scoliotic spine
  • Basic Scoliosis Rehab and Adjusting Protocols
  • The Influence of Diet and Nutrition
  • Preparing the Spine for the Adjustment
  • Precision Full-spine Adjusting
  • Advanced Scoliosis Rehab
  • Sensorimotor Re-integration Strategies
  • Spinal Weighting for Scoliosis
  • Spinal Isometric Exercises for Postural Rehab
  • Vibration and Whole-Body Vibration (WBV) therapy
  • Proper Scoliosis Case Management
  • Scoliosis Case Studies

Registration: Anyone may register for the Online Scoliosis Seminar; this includes chiropractors, medical doctors, massage therapists, physical therapists, nurses, and other healthcare professionals, as well as members of the general public with an interest in scoliosis.  However, only DC’s are eligible for CE credits.

Pricing: The price for six months’ access to the online seminar is $990.

Continuing Education Credits: Our seminars are sponsored for CE credits through Parker University College of Chiropractic in Dallas, Texas. CE credits are only available for licensed chiropractors and may not be available for all states.

For online seminars, CE credits are available for AK, CO, CT, DE, IA, ID, GA, HI, KS, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NV, NY, OH, OR, RI, SC, SD, TX, UT, VT, and WA

The online seminar offers up to 17.5 hours of CE credits, which includes 4.5 hours of x-ray credit and 1 hour of Professional Boundaries. However, participation in the online course is timed and recorded, and no participant may receive more hours of CE credits than they actually spent on the course.

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Hands-On Workshop

Only chiropractors and chiropractic students may attend the Hands-on Workshop. These can only be taken in-person, and the DC or chiropractic student must be currently enrolled in or have completed the CLEAR Online Scoliosis Seminar to register.

The Hands-on Workshop is held at the Saint Cloud Chiropractic Clinic & CLEAR Scoliosis Center of Saint Cloud, Minnesota (the clinic of CLEAR’s Founder, Dr. Dennis Woggon).  CLEAR also offers special scheduling of basic workshops upon request; contact care@clear-institute.org for details.

CE Credits are not currently offered for the Hands-on Workshop.

It is a two-day course totaling 13 hours, focused primarily on practical application, with only a few hours of lecture. Featuring multiple instructors, small-group settings, and live training with actual scoliosis patients, the Hands-on Workshop ensures that you will have the skills and the confidence to begin applying everything you have learned in the Online Seminar.

Topics presented at the Hands-on Workshop include:

  • MIX (warm-up, pre-adjustment)
  • FIX (adjusting)
  • SET (post-adjustment rehab & exercises; sensorimotor re-integration strategies)
  • How to use the Scoliosis Traction Chair (STC)
  • X-ray Analysis
  • Advanced Patient Management Strategies
  • New Facts & Research on Scoliosis (revised & updated every seminar)

Registration: Only chiropractors and chiropractic students may attend the Hands-on Workshop, as this seminar focuses upon instructing participants in the real-life application of the CLEAR protocols, including chiropractic adjustments. Due to state and federal licensing laws, only chiropractors & chiropractic students are allowed to participate in this training.

Pricing: $350.00 if pre-paid more than six weeks in advance; $400 without the Early-Bird Discount.

Dates and Locations:
February 2 – 3, 2018

May 11 – 12, 2018

August 10 – 11, 2018

September 7 – 8, 2018

December 7 – 8, 2018

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CLEAR Community Classroom

The CLEAR Online Classroom Community is an online learning & communication platform designed to serve as a resource for both people living with scoliosis and scoliosis specialists of all different backgrounds. The CLEAR Online Classroom Community provides opportunities for healthcare professionals to develop, grow, & network together, and provides people with scoliosis a chance to learn more about various treatment approaches and connect with doctors specializing in each one. CLEAR Classroom members receive unlimited access to the full Online Scoliosis Seminar, and they are eligible to attend Advanced Symposiums as well as access special exclusive webinars (both live and recordings of past events).

Through the online CLEAR Community Classroom, hosted by Schoology, members receive special “behind-the-scenes” information, including regular research updates, advance notice of upcoming events and opportunities, and access to educational materials, scoliosis screening tools, PowerPoint presentations, posters, and more. Annual membership in the CLEAR Community Classroom (after the first six months of free access included with Online Seminar regisration) is $399, which supports our efforts in scoliosis research, education, and awareness.

While anyone is eligible to become a member of the CLEAR Community Classroom, only chiropractors may become CLEAR Treatment Certified. For more information regarding the path to CLEAR Certification, please click here.

Advanced Symposium

The Advanced Symposium are held twice every year at the clinics of CLEAR-certified doctors across the United States. They feature the latest research on the most innovative and cutting-edge scoliosis rehabilitation techniques being developed by CLEAR and its doctors.

Registration: The CLEAR Advanced Symposiums are open to members of the CLEAR Community Classroom and to CLEAR Certified Doctors. To register for an Advanced Symposium, please use the form below, or contact CLEAR Institute directly at care@clear-institute.org or (866) 663-7030.

Pricing: $625 ($550 if registering more than six weeks in advance)

Continuing Education Credits: CLEAR is excited to offer CE credits to licensed chiropractors for its Advanced Symposiums in 2018! Our seminars are sponsored for CE credits through Parker University College of Chiropractic in Dallas, Texas.

For the Advanced Symposiums, CE credits are available for AL, AK, FL, ID, IN, IA, KS, ME, MD, MA, MN, MT, NC, ND, NE, NJ, NV, NY, OH, OR, PA, SC, SD, TN,and WI.

CLEAR’s Advanced Symposiums are approved for 16 hours of continuing education credits, which include 2 hours of x-ray credits and 1 hour of professional boundaries credit.

Spring Symposium:
April 13 – 14, 2018 in St. Cloud, MN
Featured Guest Speakers: Karena Thek, Founder of Scolio-Pilates; Kari of A to Zinc Nutrition; Julia Krengel, Owner, The Perfect Fit studio

Fall Symposium:
October 12 – 13, 2018 in St. Cloud, MN
Featured Guest Speaker: TBD

Events

SEAS

March 9 – 11, 2018
Boulder, CA

Parker Seminars Las Vegas

March 1-3, 2018
Las Vegas, NV

ACC-RAC 2018

March 8 – 10, 2018
Dallas, TX

Minnesota Chiropractic Association

March 22-24, 2018
Bloomington, MN

SOSORT 2018

April 19 – 21, 2018
Dubrovnik, Croatia

DMX Innovators

May 25 – 26, 2018
Cayman Islands

DMX Certification

November 2 – 3, 2018
Taught by Dr. John Postlethwaite & Dr. Dennis Woggon
Parker University
Dallas, TX

If you have an event or seminar which you would like us to share with the scoliosis community, please contact us at care@clear-institute.org!

Webinars

Eligibility for webinars may vary. Some webinars are open to anyone; others may only be available to members of the CLEAR Community Classroom and to CLEAR Certified Doctors (in which case they will be marked on this page as exclusive events).  All of our webinars are recorded, and these recordings are available for purchase after the date of the webinar, and also free to members of the CLEAR Online Classroom Community!

Degenerative Scoliosis & Spondylolisthesis – Dr. Alicia Yochum

February 8, 2018
12:00 – 1:00 PM CST

Methods of Assessing Skeletal Maturity – Dr. Alicia Yochum

April (exact date TBD)
12:00 – 1:00 PM CST

Register for a Course or Seminar

To register for the Online Scoliosis Seminar, a Hands-on Workshop, an Advanced Symposium, or a Webinar: please use the form below. Early-bird discounts are only available for in-person seminars.

If you would like to receive CE credits, please check the box below the drop-down registration menu. The fee to receive CE credits for any seminar, online or in-person, is $100 for each seminar. CE credits for webinars, if available, are included in the price of the webinar. CE Credits are NOT available for Hands-on Workshops in 2018.

Please note that we can only accept credit cards online. If you would like to pay by another method, please contact us at care@clear-institute.org or (866) 663-7030.