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Kinesiology Taping Practitioner Certification: Combining Taping & Movement to Improve Functional Outcomes
Kinesiology Taping Practitioner Certification: Combining Taping & Movement to Improve Functional Outcomes

Where:  ASHEVILLE, NC

When:  Friday, September 8, 2017 at 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM

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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 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. 
What You Should Bring:

• Please wear comfortable and loose clothing for labs. Shorts are recommended.

  • Review the principles of kinesiology taping and supporting evidence

  • Describe the physiological and neurological effects of kinesiology taping

  • Demonstrate how to apply tape with appropriate tension for best results

  • Compare and contrast common taping techniques and review indications/contraindications for each

  • Demonstrate how taping techniques can be combined with movement to improve patient function, correct postural imbalances, reduce pain, prevent injury, and support recovery with many common conditions

  • Develop taping applications based on your assessment/treatment approach and the individual needs of your patient

  • Physical Therapists 

  • Physical Therapist Assistants 

  • Occupational Therapists 

  • Occupational Therapy Assistants 

  • Athletic Trainers 

  • Massage Therapists 

  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialists 

  • Exercise Physiologists

  • Chiropractic Physicians

C. SHANTE COFIELD, PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS, CF-L1

C. SHANTE COFIELD, PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS, CF-L1, is a board certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) practicing in NYC, with specialties ranging from CrossFit injuries to pelvic floor dysfunction. Dr. Cofield graduated from Georgetown University and continued her educational pursuits at New York University, graduating with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy (DPT) and becoming a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS). She is also a certified Functional Movement Screen (FMS) provider, Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA) provider, a Functional Range Conditioning mobility specialist (FRCms), and holds a CrossFit Level I trainer certificate. Outside of the clinic, Dr. Cofield is a RockTape instructor, an advisory board member for WODMedic, and the creator of The Movement Maestro, a website and social-media based platform devoted to all things human movement and mobility related. She has also served as content expert for numerous publications and has lectured at universities and exercise facilities on topics including screening techniques, movement patterns, and injury prevention. She is a proud member of CrossFit718, serving as their in-house PT and movement specialist.

Athletic Trainers
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Vyne Education, LLC. is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to offer continuing education for Certified Athletic Trainers. BOC Approved Provider #P3097. 8 CEUs will be awarded.


Massage Therapists
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Vyne Education, LLC. is approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) as a continuing education Approved Provider. Provider #450123-06. This course is offered for 8 CE hours. 100% attendance is required for a Certificate of Completion to be issued, no variable credit is given.


Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants
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Vyne Education, LLC. is an AOTA Approved Provider of continuing education. This course is offered for 0.8 AOTA CEUs. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA. AOTA Educational level Intermediate, Category 1: Domain of OT, 2: Occupational Therapy Process.


Personal Trainers
Vyne Education, LLC. is recognized by the American Council on Exercise as a Continuing Education Provider. This course has been approved for 0.8 CEC’s.

Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants: Kentucky: This program has been approved by the Kentucky Physical Therapy Association for 8 contact hours (Category 1) Approval #C741-2011-KPTA. This approval is valid until 10/31/2017.


Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants: North Carolina
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 8/31/2018.

Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants: Tennessee: This program has been approved by the Tennessee Physical Therapy Association for .8 CEUs (8 Contact Hours) TPTA Approval number 2017-313 for Class I Continuing Education Competency Requirement for Physical Therapists and Physical Therapy Assistants.


Other Professions
This educational offering qualifies for 8 continuing education hours as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations. Save your course outline and certificate of completion, and contact your own board or organization for specific filing requirements.


Information obtained in this course should be used within your scope of practice.

All Professionals: In order to process continuing education, please bring the appropriate license/certification number to the seminar.

Certificates, Educational Offering Completion Requirements: Certificates will be awarded upon receipt of payment and successful completion of the educational offering and evaluation form.

Amended Certificates: Please note that the credit hours listed above are offered by Vyne Education and/or boards/associations for a full day's attendance. In the event of late arrival and/or early departure, amended certificates indicating the actual number of credit hours earned will be provided upon calling Vyne Education.

ADA: If you require ADA accommodations, please contact Vyne Education at least two weeks before the seminar date or prior to purchasing any online or distance learning products so that arrangements can be made.

"Awesome class! I really learned a lot about taping techniques I can use in my daily practice for pediatric, athletic, and geriatric populations. Instructor is very knowledgeable and entertaining."
– C. Spencer, PT
 
"I already have so many patients running through my head that I can use this information with!"
- W. Garvin, OT
 
"I work with a lot of stroke patients and older patients with pain, and I can see this being very beneficial to treatment."
-P. Murphy, PT 
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