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  • Writer's pictureNicole Cozean

What If My Patient Has "Just a Flicker"?

Updated: Feb 14

What if everything you're doing to help strengthen isn't improving strength for your patient?

This 'sode is based on a great question we got from one of the Rising community: What if my patient has "just a flicker?"

What if my patient has "just a flicker"?

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Patients had come in with just a 'flicker' - and sometimes not even that! You've tried all the different cues, different positions, looked up at their back and for other ways to engage the pelvic floor and build awareness.

But none of it has worked and both you (and likely the patient) are getting frustrated. This 'sode dives into how we can broaden our thinking and 'choose another route' with patients when we have more options available to us. And keep the questions coming!

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Nicole Cozean, PT, DPT, WCS

Founder of Pelvic PT Rising and PelvicSanity Physical Therapy in Southern California.

Dedicated to forever changing pelvic health with online clinical courses to help you be more confident in your practice and business resources to help start and grow pelvic health businesses.

Jesse Cozean, MBA

Co-founder of the Pelvic PT Rising and the Rising Podcast.

Jesse uses his business experience to help pelvic health business owners start and grow their practices so they can build a practice that truly works for them. From website design, SEO, conversions, marketing, finance and money mindset, he wants to make the process of owning your own practice easier and fun.

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