Online courses with Dr. Heidi Haavik PhD BSc Chiropractic

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Enlighten your knowledge about

The Science of Chiropractic

Online Courses

Learn the Science of Chiropractic that chiropractors need to know.

Evidence Based Practice

All material is based on science, for the practicing or future chiropractors.

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Our PhD DC academics practice chiropractic and understand science.

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I Am dr. heidi haavik.

With 20+ years as a chiropractor, researcher and a neurophysiologist working in the area of human neurophysiology. 

It is my mission to enlighten the world about the science of chiropractic.

Let me help you grow your practice through knowledge.

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Basic Science Level 1

Introduction - How Chiropractic Care can Change the Brain

9 Lessons - 80 minutes

Research done regarding what a chiropractic subluxation is and how a chiropractic adjustment works, from a neurophysiology perspective.

Introduction to the Neurophysiology of the Subluxation

5 Lessons - 57 minutes

The latest basic science research that has been done over the last twenty years that has looked at what a vertebral subluxation is. 

The Brain, Pain & Neuroplastic Effects of Chiropractic Care

27 Lessons - 4 hours 17m

In this course, we review the latest scientific understanding about pain, and how the feeling of pain is always created in the brain.

Stress and the Prefrontal Cortex

4 Lessons - 60 minutes

How stress and traumatic experiences negatively impacts our brain function and our health by causing most of the common chronic diseases of today. 

Clinical Science Level 1

Cost-effectiveness of Chiropractic & Chiropractic and the Cerebellum

5 Lessons - 60 minutes

The cost-effectiveness of chiropractic care and the research that has looked at the effects of chiropractic care on cerebellum brain processing.

Safety of Chiropractic, the Chiropractic-Stroke link and Opioid Crisis

5 Lessons - 57 minutes

The latest basic science research that has been done over the last twenty years that has looked at what a vertebral subluxation is. 

Basic Science Level 2

Sensory Neuroplastic Changes & Joint Cavitation

5 lessons - 53 minutes

The somatosensory neuroplastic effects of chiropractic care and what the latest research studies says about joint cavitation.

CNS, Chiropractic & the Immune System​

9 Lessons - 1 hour 35 minutes

This course covers what is known regarding interactions between the central nervous system and the immune system. 

Motor Control Neuroplastic Effects of Chiropractic Care​

4 Lessons - 1 hour 7 minutes

We review studies that use neurophysiological techniques to investigate how chiropractic care affects the central nervous system. 

Why does the Spine Dysfunction?

4 Lessons - 60 minutes

Latest chiropractic subluxation research and the consequences of spinal injury and how this affects the brain and spinal function.

Clinical Science Level 2

Chiropractic, Injury Prevention and Sports Performance

5 Lessons - 64 minutes

The research on chiropractic care on sports performance. What we know about chiropractic and injury prevention in sports people.  

Chiropractic Care for Older Adults and Hypertension

5 Lessons - 53 minutes

The benefits of chiropractic care for older adults and whether chiropractic care helps in the management of hypertension.

Somatovisceral Dysfunction & Heart Rate Variability

4 lessons - 50 minutes

The effects of chiropractic on somatovisceral dysfunction to date and what we know about heart rate variability and chiropractic. 

Maintenance, Care Plans & Subluxation Indicators

6 lessons - 64 minutes

What does the research tell us about scheduling care plans, maintenance care, and the reliability of methods for detecting vertebral subluxations? 

Evidence Based Practice, Pain and Headaches

8 lessons - 1 hour 50 minutes

Evidence based chiropractic and clinical guidelines and chiropractic care for people with low back and neck pain, and headaches.