Neuromusculoskeletal Physiotherapy Group
WHAT IS THE NMSPG?
The Neuromusculoskeletal Physiotherapy Group Orthopaedic Manipulative Physiotherapy Group (NMSPG) is a Special Interest Group (SIG) of the South African Society of Physiotherapy (SASP) and was established in 1974.
NMSPG encompasses, and is driven by available scientific and clinical evidence, and the biopsychosocial framework of each individual patient. The South African NMSPG is affiliated with the International Federation of Manipulative Physiotherapists (IFOMPT), which is a non-government federation representing international collaboration in Manipulative Therapy. IFOMPT is a recognized sub-group of the World Confederation for Physical Therapy (WCPT), which in turn is a part of the World Health Organization (WHO).
WHO IS NMSPG?
The physiotherapists that belong to this group have a special interest in assessing and treating neuro-musculoskeletal (NMS), spinal and peripheral joint disorders using a clinically reasoned hands-on approach of manual therapy and rehabilitation.
Chairman: Timoreta Gray
PR/Marketing: Timoreta Gray
Deputy Chair/CPD: Vacant
Treasurer: Chrissay Glossop-von Hirschfeld
PDP: Ina Diener
NMS Course: Cecilia Katzke