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Kinesiology Taping Practitioner Certification: Combining Taping & Movement to Improve Functional Outcomes (Nov 21, 2019)
Nov 21, 2019 | Contact Hours 8.00 | Covina, California
Kinesiology Taping Practitioner Certification: Combining Taping & Movement to Improve Functional Outcomes is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Nov 21, 2019 at Vanllee Hotel & Suites LVGEM, Covina, California, United States of America. This Course has been approved for a maximum of 8 CEUs / 9.5 CE hours / 8.0 contact hours or .8 CEUs. Target Audience: • Physical Therapists • Physical Therapist Assistants • Occupational Therapists • Occupational Therapy Assistants • Athletic Trainers • Massage Therapists • Personal Trainers Conference Description: From sports medicine to stroke rehab, kinesiology tape has rapidly gained popularity in rehabilitation due to its unique ability to improve movement and function. One of the most versatile treatment tools in rehab, taping has been shown to improve outcomes with a vast variety of therapies, including functional movement therapies, manual therapy, splinting, Neuro-Developmental Treatment (NDT), Hippo- and Aquatic Therapies, and more. This hands-on certification seminar will equip you with all the skills you’ll need to begin taping patients across the continuum of care. Explore the fundamentals of modern taping techniques, discover advanced interventions that integrate the latest neuroscience research, and learn how to combine taping with functional movement to produce the kinds of active treatments that are revolutionizing rehab. Numerous case studies will be presented that demonstrate how taping can help deliver superior rehab outcomes, and hands-on labs throughout the program will show you how to get impressive results with your patients. Conference Objectives are: • Review the principles and physiological/neurological effects of kinesiology taping. • Discuss how to apply tape with appropriate tension for best results, comparing common taping techniques and reviewing indications/contraindications for each. • Demonstrate taping techniques for reducing pain. • Demonstrate taping techniques for managing edema, swelling, and bruising. • Demonstrate taping techniques for addressing nerve entrapments. • Demonstrate taping techniques for correcting postural imbalances. • Demonstrate taping techniques for reducing scarring and improving scar mobility. • Develop taping applications based on your assessment/treatment approach and the individual needs of your patient. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.