Nervous System Archives - Dr Jacey Pryjma

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Moving from problem based to long-term function focus

Moving from problem based to long-term function focus

I recently had a question from a chiropractor who asked me what to do or say when a family starts the consult with  ‘can you see changes yet, how are things going? The chiropractor didn’t know how to tackle these questions, particularly because they wanted to steer the family towards wellness care, and felt by... Read More
How to welcome back a family

How to welcome back a family

Have you got families that fall in and out of care? They are very irregular with their appointments and come in only when something is feeling ‘wrong’? In this video I cover how to re-start and work effectively with reactive families. Families drop out of care for all sorts of reasons. It could be reasons... Read More
Building On From Good Technique

Building On From Good Technique

There is more to a great practice then good technique. Build strong relationships with families.  There is more to being a chiropractor than just having great technique. Building a long-term relationship with families, having structure, setting health goals and knowing how to do all three of these are some of the most important skills that... Read More
Symptoms vs Function – What parents care about

Symptoms vs Function – What parents care about

Are you stuck between wanting to help kids be symptom free but wanting to talk about wellness and long-term health? Do you want to build your paediatric practice by improving kids bodies to work better, as well as helping kids with back pain and headaches? Symptoms  vs Function – What parents care about In this... Read More
Outcome Measures That Matter

Outcome Measures That Matter

What’s the point of doing an initial examination if you are not going to use the data collected to compare the scores at a later date? In this video I am going to go through 3 outcome measures that matter and need to be routinely tested during your progress examinations with kids. Having trouble viewing... Read More
Adjusting Room Education Opportunities

Adjusting Room Education Opportunities

Stuck for things to say during consultations? Want to educate families more, but cant think of things to talk about that matter? In this video I share three ideas on how you can help educate families and start to change their habits for the better!! Continuing to educate families, particularly the kids, is a very... Read More
The Effectiveness of Posture Photos

The Effectiveness of Posture Photos

Photos are a part of everyday life. They capture a moment in time that can now be remembered forever. When you look back at a photo, you not only remember what you were doing, but also the clothes you were wearing bring back memories, the people you were with allows you to recall friendships, and... Read More
Communicating Chiropractic To Kids

Communicating Chiropractic To Kids

Working with children is both fun and rewarding. As Chiropractors we know the amazing part that we play in the long term health of every child that we see. Communicating chiropractic to kids can be tricky. Sometimes however, we forget to really engage the children into the process. Do the kids in your practise know... Read More
Why is chiropractic so important for kids? Are they ok without it?

Why is chiropractic so important for kids? Are they ok without it?

Children around the world grow and thrive without chiropractic care. They still hit milestones, their bodies work well and they can grow without any visible major problems appearing. As such, a question you will often be asked is – Why is chiropractic so important for kids? and “Are my kids going to be OK without... Read More
Do you talk ChiropracTIC every visit?

Do you talk ChiropracTIC every visit?

Do you talk chiropracTIC every visit? Do you mention the words health, adjustments, subluxation or nervous system each time families come in to your practice? You want to ensure the families you work with know why they are getting adjusted and the long term health benefits! It is important to remember that every visit is... Read More
Supporting the adjustment & development

Supporting the adjustment & development

‘Chiropractors do so much more than people realize’. This was a YouTube comment that was left with   the feature video today. It is true. We do a lot more than people realize, chiropractors around Australia and beyond are witnessing just how much of an impact we can have on the neurology of a developing child.... Read More
Teaching Kids – The Nervous System

Teaching Kids – The Nervous System

We are so used to speaking to adults and explaining chiropractic care with adult concepts, that we sometimes forget that children need a simpler language. Describing an adjustment, the nervous system and how both play an important role can be tricky when you’re speaking to a 4 year old! In today’s video I share with... Read More