Event Details

K-Taping Pediatrics

Sep
21

Event Type: Course

Website: https://www.eventbrite.ca/o/k-taping-academy-canada-15243762586

Start Date: September 21, 2019, 8:00 am

End Date: September 22, 2019, 5:00 pm

Location: Various

Course Title: K-Taping Pediatrics

Instructors: Lois Pohlod, B.Sc.PT, Sport Diploma; Dick van der Harst, RPT, MCPA B.Sc.PT; Jacques Lavergne, B.E.S., B.Sc. pht., CPA Sport Diploma; Jeff Brooker, BSc (Anat), B.Sc.PT, Sport Diploma; & Sabrina Silla, B.Sc., Pht., D.O.

Dates: Saturday, September 21 - Sunday, September 22, 2019
             Saturday, February 22 - Sunday, February 23, 2020
             Saturday, June 13 - Sunday, June 14, 2020
             Saturday, September 19 - Sunday, September 20, 2020
             Saturday, September 26 - Sunday, September 27, 2020
             Saturday, October 31 - Sunday, November 1, 2020

Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Locations: September 21-22 - Kids Physio Group-Surrey, 302-14351 - 104 Avenue, Surrey, BC
                    February 22-23 - Kinatex cote Vertu, 1325 Boulevard Cote-Vertu Ouest, Bureau 100, Saint-Laurent, QC
                    June 13-14 - LifeMark Sherwood Park Physiotherapy, 2016 Sherwood Drive, Edmonton, AB
                    September 19-20 - Kids Physio Group-Surrey, 302 - 14351 - 04 Avenue, Surrey, BC
                    September 26-27 - Calgary Winter Club Physio, 4611 - 14 Street NW, Calgary, AB
                    October 31-November 1 - SMILE Therapy for Kids, 422 North Rivermede Road, Unit 8, Concord, ON

Registration Fees: Early Bird - $502.85 ($445 + $57.85 GST/HST); Regular -  $615.85 ($545 + $70.85 GST/HST)

 

Course Overview

The K-Taping Pediatrics course introduces various basic systems and associated combination systems to indications that are frequently used in your professional everyday life. In addition, the basic techniques for lymphatic systems and the application of crosstape are presented and learned in practical exercises.

By participating in the K-Taping Pediatrics course, you will learn many possibilities of using K-Taping Therapy:

  • Muscle techniques for weakness, spasticity, etc.
  • Ligament techniques for paediatric conditions
  • Correction techniques for various palsies, foot deformities
  • Fascial corrections for scoliosis, malposition, colon issues, etc.
  • Overview of Lymphatic techniques used for swelling

 

Who Should Attend?

Pediatric physicians, pediatric physiotherapists, physiotherapy assistants, chiropractors, athletic therapists, kinesiologists, exercise physiologists, strength and conditioning specialists, massage therapists, and rehabilitation nurses related to the speciality of pediatrics.

 

Course Details

K-Taping courses involve a large practical component where participants practice techniques with a partner. The experienced instructors will oversee the practical sessions. Participants will be able to incorporate the learnings immediately into their practice. The high-quality and detailed coloured course book contains all presented techniques and indications.

 

Requirement

The course requires anatomical and therapeutic knowledge. Participants should therefore have a therapeutic or medical education. Students or students undergoing training in therapeutic and medical careers may also attend the course.

The course fee includes the colour workbook as well as the K-tape and Crosstape for the practical component.

In the K-Taping Pediatrics course, patient presentations are usually scheduled.

 

Recommendation

It is recommended to wear comfortable clothes for the practical sessions (shorts and t-shirts) and bring a towel to lie on if needed. Participants must bring a pair of good quality scissors (best is paper cutting scissors) or they can purchase K-Taping scissors during registration at a discounted rate.

 

To register, or for more information, please click here