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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:  MANHATTAN, NY (Area)

When:  Wednesday, November 1, 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

JOHN KONIUTO, PT, MSPT, DPT, FMT-C

JOHN K. KONIUTO, PT, MSPT, DPT, FMT–C, has over 15 years of experience with a primary clinical specialty of sports and orthopedic rehab, focusing on strength, balance, posture, and functional assessment while also incorporating the positive impact of fitness strategies on the aging process. Dr. Koniuto is the owner of Oakdale Physical Therapy & Fitness based in Johnson City, NY, and as a Certified Strength Training Specialist, Certified EMT and FMT Certified Level 1 & 2 RockDoc, he also has a special interest in injury prevention, wellness, and rehab using individualized kinesiology taping techniques and movement correction strategies. Dr. Koniuto earned his Bachelor of Science and Master's of Physical Therapy at Springfield College in Massachusetts and his Doctorate from Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, NY. He has worked with professional level athletes and sports teams and has extensive experience in various clinical settings, including private practice, hospitals, home health agencies, nursing homes, scholastic, and industrial companies. Outside of the clinic Dr. Koniuto instructs nationwide continuing education courses and has been published in Physical Therapy Magazine.

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 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: New York
Vyne Education, LLC. is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Physical Therapy as an approved provider for physical therapy and physical therapist assistant continuing education. This seminar is awarded 9.6 contact hours.


Other Professions
This educational offering qualifies for 6 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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