Kinesiology Taping Workshop

by Vega Osteopathy - Laura Beard 

Date:   Saturday and Sunday 

19th and 20th September 2020

Time:  10am - 4.00pm 

Venue:  Alliance Therapy Centre

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Participants of this workshop should have a good/strong knowledge of anatomy and basic knowledge of physiology related to sports injury and general sprains and strains of MSK. 

Workshop is aimed at Sports therapists, Sports massage therapists, massage therapist or any other therapists working with sports teams or/and general public. 

What will be covered:

  • How does Kinesiology taping work?

  • How to use and apply K-tape

  • Benefits of Kinesiology Taping

  • Comparisons of conventional taping for athletes, K-tapingand Functional movement taping (FMT)

  • The workshop aims to teach you how to apply K-taping in your own practice treating the general public; aiding rehabilitation from any MSK sports injuries, decreasing pain in the lower back, neck, shoulder, elbow, knee and ankle in patients; and how to enhance performance. 

Kinesiology techniques, discussion and application to the following areas of the body will be included in the workshop:

  • Plantar surface of the foot pain

  • Ankle sprains

  • Achilles and calf strains

  • Shin pain

  • General knee pain / ITB friction syndrome/ MCL, LCL, plantar tendinopathy

  • Gluteal, Hamstrings, Quadriceps & Adductors strains and fatigue

  • LBP and SIJ dysfuction

  • Intercostal rib pain/strain

  • Thoracic, posterior and lateral cervical spine

  • GHJ pain, rotator cuff, ACJ, Biceps tendinopathy

  • Lateral and Medial elbow pain

  • K-taping to aid in drainage and oedema - if time permits

  • Demonstration of FMT benefit - if time permits

Cost of Workshop:   £200  Deposit to be paid to secure place:  £80.  Balance to be paid by a week prior to the workshop date 

Booking:   Please  download and return the booking form via the button here and send via post or email.  Deposit and remainder payment can be made at the Centre - cash or cheque - or via BACS - all details are on the booking form.