G.9. Lion Stretch SNAG

MOBILISATION
Antero-cranial glide through spinous or one transverse process

MOVEMENT
Client on hands and separated knees sinks buttocks down between feet

INDICATIONS
Pain with, or restriction of, lumbar flexion/extension in lion position

NOTES

  • Ensure client has knees and fees well apart
  • Ensure mobilisation force is cranially directed not postero-antero