2019 Colorado AMTA State Massage Therapy Convention

Northglenn, Colorado
Thursday, April 25, 2019
Kinesio Taping Express Certification Course ~Assessments, Fundamental Concepts and Advanced Techniques~ Speaker: Dr. Scott Hainz
(This is a full registration. 20 Hour Certification Class.)

Supplies needed for class: table, flexible clothing such as sports bras, tank tops, T-shirts and shorts.

Course Description: This 2 day course designed to introduce participants to the science, assessment and application techniques of the Kinesio Taping Method.

Day One will consist of Lecture Tutorials of the history, science and theory of stimulus transmission through skin and resulting therapeutic benefit across efferent and afferent systems is reviewed. Corrections for Epidermis, Dermis, Fascia, Space, and Muscle in case study format are presented. Lecture and demonstration by the instructor, then participants perform the Manual Assessments and Movement Assessments. Discussion of the assessment flow charts to determine correct applications and general progression of treatment clinically. 

Day Two continues with instruction and demonstration of assessment and taping procedures for the Mechanical, Tendon, Ligament and Circulatory/Lymphatic Corrections in case study format. Time is allotted for questions and discussion of the assessment flow charts to determine correct applications and general progression of treatment clinically. Advanced taping techniques and assessments are presented as Lecture Tutorials to introduce step by step applications for chronic edema, scar and fascial management, nerve taping as well as acute and chronic pain management. Participants will be offered ample lab time to practice each advanced technique guided by the Assessment Flowchart for clinical decision making. Case studies are presented for designing a clinically relevant application within a treatment program guided by the instructor. Case studies are then introduced for small groups of students to practice the variety of assessment techniques and advanced taping applications.   

At the conclusion of Day two participants are required to participate in a practical exam of a basic taping technique. The participant must pass the exam to attain the CEU certificate for this course. All participants will receive a full color Kinesio Taping Workbook and a 60-day access code to the KTAI database.


 

Contact Information

  • For Registration questions
    please contact:
    Shelly Cox 719-575-9820
    Tami Schumacher 303-981-4150

Payment Instructions

    • Payment options include:
    • Check
      Credit

    • Checks can be mailed to:
    • Colorado AMTA
    • 2929 N Prospect St #104
    • Colorado Springs, CO 80907
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