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IASTM Practitioner Certification
DVD Video
$199.99 USD
$119.99 USD
Product Details
Format:
DVD Video - 4+ hours   Instructions
Length:
6 hr 0 min
Details:
Multi-disc DVD recording with electronic manual and instructions.
Author:
MIKE STELLA, ATC, CES, PES, GT, FMT
Publisher:
PESI Rehab
Copyright:
11/29/2018
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
RNV021220
Objectives
  1. Describe the myofascial sequencing model
  2. Identify theoretical constructs behind the science of IASTM
  3. Discuss the neuroanatomy of skin and the fascial subsystem
  4. Demonstrate movement screening techniques to identify faulty motor patterns
  5. Practice IASTM techniques in conjunction with kinesiology taping and functional movement
  6. Apply IASTM treatments for acute and chronic injuries, pain modulation, scar tissue and many conditions affecting the upper and lower body, utilizing methods that prevent bruising and hand fatigue
Outline
PRINCIPLES OF INSTRUMENT-ASSISTED SOFT TISSUE MOBILIZATION
  • Movement, mobility, and motor control
    • Movement Pyramid framework
  • Fascial anatomy/physiology
    • Physiological/neurological effects of instrument-assisted techniques
    • The IASTM blueprint
      • Graded exposure system
      • Tissue tolerance concept
FUNCTIONAL MOVEMENT SCREENING
  • Sagittal, frontal, and transverse plane patterns
  • Common problems associated with a faulty planar movement pattern
  • Ripple effect
FUNDAMENTAL IASTM TECHNIQUES AND TREATMENT STRATEGIES
  • Treatment strokes
    • Vectors, rate, and time under manipulation
    • Planar motion and fascial lines
    • Evaluating up- and downstream from target area
  • Integrating manual therapy, taping, and movement
    • Corrective exercise strategies
      • Improving stability following mobility enhancement
    • Kinesiology taping to complement tool assisted therapy
    • Myofascial gliding and release
  • Comprehensive strategies for improving function and performance
ADVANCED TIPS FOR AVOIDING COMMON IASTM MISTAKES
  • Preventing bruising and redness
  • Preventing hand fatigue
  • Maintaining control of tools when using emollient creams
APPLYING IASTM EFFECTIVELY WITH YOUR PATIENTS
  • Upper body
    • Cervical sprain/strain
    • Lumbar sprain/strain
    • Rotator cuff tendinosis/it is
    • Lateral & medial epicondylosis/it is
    • Carpal tunnel syndrome
    • Trigger finger
  • Lower body
    • Patellofemoral disorders
    • Shin splints
    • Achilles tendinosis/it is
    • Plantar fasciitis
    • Scar tissue
CASE STUDIES AND PROBLEM SOLVING
Author

MIKE STELLA, ATC, CES, PES, GT, FMT

Mike Stella, ATC, CES, PES, GT, FMT, is a Certified Athletic Trainer, Corrective Exercise Specialist, and Performance Enhancement Specialist who is dedicated to helping all athletes and people overcome injuries and functional limitations. Mike has served as an athletic trainer for the Florida Gators Football and Track & Field teams, assisting in all facets of sports medicine, including injury evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation. While with the Gators, Mike developed his affinity for manual therapies, honing his skills with some of the best athletes, coaches, and multidisciplinary medical staff in the nation. After his time at Florida, Mike was hired as the rehabilitation coordinator and athletic trainer at George Washington University. Since then, Mike has seen time at other NCAA Division 1 universities, as well as in the private sector at the US Athletic Training Center. He then started Recovery Lab, a unique membership-based sports medicine model in Syosset, NY. Mike is a Marist College graduate with a Bachelor of Science Degree in sports medicine and athletic training. He also holds a Master’s Degree in sports management from George Washington University.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Mike Stella is the founder of Recovery Lab. He receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Mike Stella has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.
Continuing Education Credits
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Listed below are the continuing education credit(s) currently available for this non-interactive self-study package. Please note, your state licensing board dictates whether self study is an acceptable form of continuing education. Please refer to your state rules and regulations.

Certificates of Successful Completion are available for email, download and/or printing from your online account immediately following the successful completion of the post-test/evaluation.

**Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of mental health professionals. 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 professions standards.


Athletic Trainers
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Massage Therapists
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Occupational Therapists & Occupational Therapy Assistants - Credit Available Until: 11/29/2020
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Florida Occupational Therapists & Occupational Therapy Assistants:
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Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants
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California Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants:
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PESI, Inc. is recognized by the Physical Therapy Board of California as an approval agency to approve providers. This self-study lecture qualifies for 6.0 continuing competency hours.

Illinois Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants: 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. This self-study course qualifies for 6.0 CE credit hours.

Louisiana Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants: This self-study educational offering has been approved by the Louisiana Physical Therapy Board for 6.0 Clinical contact hours for Physical Therapists and Physical Therapy Assistants.

New York Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants: PESI, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department, State Board for Physical Therapy as an approved provider for physical therapy and physical therapy assistant continuing education. This self-study course qualifies for 7.2 contact hours.


North Carolina Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants
NCBPTE approval by virtue of approval by The New York State Education Department, Office of the Professions, State Board for Physical Therapy licensure board or state APTA chapter Approval good through 08/31/2021.

Ohio Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants: This educational offering has been approved for 6.0 CEUs by the Ohio Physical Therapy Association for Physical Therapists and Physical Therapy Assistants (Approval #18S8583).

Pennsylvania Physical Therapists and Assistants: The Pennsylvania State Board of Physical Therapy recognizes approval by all other state boards. This self-study activity consists of 6.0 clock hours of instruction that is applicable for physical therapists.

Texas Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants: This self-study activity is provided by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners Accredited Provider #2106032TX and meets continuing competence requirements for physical therapist and physical therapist assistant licensure renewal in Texas. This activity will provide 6.0 CCUs. The assignment of Texas PT CCUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by TPTA or TBPTE. Full attendance is required; no partial credits will be offered for partial attendance.

Utah Physical Therapists and Physical Therapist Assistants: This course is designed to meet the Utah DOPL Rule R156-24b-303b.2.c.iv - A commercial continuing education provider providing a course related to the practice of physical therapy. Please retain a copy of the advertising brochure and your certificate of completion to provide to your board should this be requested of you. This self-study activity consists of 6.0 clock hours of continuing education instruction.


Other Professions
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Audience
  • Physical Therapists/PTAs
  • Occupational Therapists/OTAs
  • Athletic Trainers
  • Massage Therapists
  • Personal Trainers
  • Physicians