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Digital Seminar

Integrating IASTM and Kinesiology Taping


Faculty:
Jim Wagner, OTD, OTR/L, CHT, CPAM, CSCS
Duration:
1 Hour 27 Minutes
Format:
Audio and Video
Copyright :
Oct 01, 2019
Product Code:
POS064445
Media Type:
Digital Seminar


Description

Kinesiology tape is widely used in sports and rehab –but how does it actually work? What is it doing to the tissues?  In this seminar, we’ll explore the theories of sensory, circulatory and muscle activation.  You’ll learn how kinesiology tape applications can help to reduce pain and normalize movement patterns. We’ll also explore how to combine treatment modalities for improved outcomes.

Credits


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NOTE: Tuition includes one free CE Certificate (participant will be able to print the certificate of completion after completing and passing the on-line post-test evaluation). 

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Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of your profession.  As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your profession's standards.  

The planning committee and staff who controlled the content of this activity have no relevant financial relationships to disclose. For speaker disclosures, please see speaker bios.


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California Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants

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Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants

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Kentucky Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants

CE credit is available. This self-study course consists of 1.25 continuing education credit hours for Kentucky Physical Therapists. The rule under 201 KAR 22:045, Section 2, (2)(a) states that category 1 continued competency credits can be earned from providers approved by another physical therapy licensing agency. PESI, Inc. is a Registered Physical Therapy Continuing Education Sponsor through the State of Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, Division of Professional Regulation. License #: 216.000270.

 


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Handouts

Faculty

Jim Wagner, OTD, OTR/L, CHT, CPAM, CSCS Related seminars and products: 3


Dr. Wagner is an occupational therapist and certified hand therapist who has worked in upper-extremity orthopedic clinical settings for more than 20 years. He received his post-professional clinical doctorate from Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions with a specialty in hand therapy. Dr. Wagner is currently team leader of the OT/Hand Therapy Department at Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre, PA. In addition, he is credentialed in physical agent modalities and is a certified strength and conditioning specialist.

Dr. Wagner is also an adjunct professor in the Occupational Therapy Program at Keuka College in Keuka Park, NY. He is a member of the American Society of Hand Therapists and has been published in the practice forum section of the Journal of Hand Therapy. Dr. Wagner has integrated his passion for instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization (IASTM) into his daily clinical practice and personal training. On a personal note, he has been involved in competitive powerlifting/weightlifting for 28 years.


Additional Info

Program Information

Access for Self-Study (Non-Interactive)

Access never expires for this product.


Objectives

  1. Describe the history of IASTM and Kinesiology taping
  2. Define the 4 main theories on how IASTM works
  3. Identify at least 4 precautions and contraindications to IASTM
  4. Identify at least 4 precautions and contraindications to Kinesiology taping
  5. Name at least 3 Kinesiology Taping Cuts
  6. Describe the 10 stages of proper Kinesiology Taping Application as outlined in the course

Outline

Module 1: Introduction, History and Precautions/Contraindications
  • History of IASTM
  • Why IASTM?
  • History of Kinesiology Taping
  • Why Kinesiology Taping?
  • Precautions and Contraindications (IASTM and Kinesiology Taping)
Module 2: Introduction to IASTM Therapy
  • IASTM Proposed Mechanisms of Action
  • IASTM Effects and Research
  • IASTM Instrument Selection: Shapes, Edges and Bevels
  • IASTM Strokes
  • IASTM Dosing
Module 3:  Introduction to Kinesiology Taping
  • Kinesiology Taping Proposed Mechanisms of Action
  • Kinesiology Taping Facts
  • Kinesiology Taping Research
  • Kinesiology Taping Techniques
  • Kinesiology Tape Cuts and Patterns
  • Proper Application
  • Kinesiology Taping Aftercare
Module 4: Combining Modalities: Demonstrations and Practical Application
  • Combining IASTM and Kinesiology Taping for:
    • Shoulder
    • Calf, Ankle and Foot
  • Additional Kinesiology Taping Applications
    • Lower Back Pain
    • Anterior Knee Pain
    • Cervical Joint Support
    • Elbow or Wrist Pain
    • Hand and Wrist Pain
    • Achilles Tendon Pain
  • Documentation
  • Treatment Overview and Principals
  • Clinical Reasoning
  • 4 T's of Functional Taping
  • Practical Application
  • Further Education Opportunities

Target Audience

  • Physical Therapists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Massage Therapists
  • Chiropractors
  • Athletic Trainers
  • Exercise Physiologists

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