This continuing education seminar is an Introduction to the Kinesio Taping Method (KTM), intended for healthcare and therapy providers to introduce practitioners to the usefulness of KTM in their practices.
- This class covers the five major physiological systems (skin, muscle, fascia, circulatory/lymph and joint) and will include hands-on lab sessions to practice KTM application.
- You will learn about the history and properties of Kinesio Tex Tape including cutting techniques and learn how it can be used to enhance massage treatments.
- You will apply the Kinesio Tex Tape to muscle applications to produce the effects of re-educating the neuromuscular system, reduce pain, support sports performance, prevent injury, promote circulation and healing and improve functional movement and positioning.
Upon completion of this class, the practitioner will be able to work with the Kinesio Taping Method in order to relax overuse syndrome, stimulate weak muscles, and decrease pain and swelling.
8 contact hours.
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STUDENTS MUST BRING KINESIOLOGY TAPE AND A SCISSORS TO CLASS.