Welcome to Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization Clinic
A little about IASTM
This course will teach participants how to use the tool to scan for adhesions/ scar tissues and then proceed to breaking them down by body parts. Participants will also learn how to integrate it for pain reduction and in helping with rehabilitation processes along with increasing of ROM.
This course will teach participants about our IASTM and its application on clients/ patients. Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilisation or Simply IASTM is a new range of tool which enables clinicians/ practitioners to efficiently locate and treat individuals diagnosed with soft tissue dysfunction. IASTM is performed with ergonomically designed instruments that detect and treat fascial restrictions, encourage rapid localization and effectively treat areas exhibiting soft tissue fibrosis, chronic inflammation, or degeneration. With any Manual therapy treatment ,supplementation with exercises and additional modalities e.g. joint mobilization designed to correct biomechanical deficiencies by addressing musculoskeletal strength and muscle imbalances throughout the entire kinetic chain should be used in conjunction with IASTM. If you do any type of soft tissue work in your practice or am interested in adding a new tool to it, then this IASTM clinic is for you.
This course is specifically designed for anyone who wants to learn how to target bigger surface area/bodyparts using the Handle Bar tool along with how to integrate them into your current practice or repertoire of skills. You will be able to appreciate deep tissue with IASTM and how it may help with most pain/ROM cases.
Learn the many evidence based techniques to help treat, release and accelerate your healing time for your patients, clients and athletes.
The Handle Bar was designed with the thought of the tool being able to cover more surface area making it broader, added leverage for practitioners. ergonomics of the body and tool's angle perfected, trigger point release, specificity of a focal point for ease of handling and so much more. The Handle Bar also has triangular angles to it for different depth of Soft Tissue work interchangeably with pure ease. Hand crafted with highest grade of surgical steel and polished to its finest shine and sleekness.
Participants will be able to use the tool for clinical treatment correctly. Be able to integrate to the current practice seamlessly. Correctly identify, address and modify techniques for treatment. Have a basic understanding of how to use IASTM. International listings (IASTM provider list) for IASTM Practitioners and your practice.
Course details at a glance :
- Tools anatomy
- Handling of tools/ techniques
- Modifying techniques
- Kinetic chain release
- Practitioner positioning
Body parts that may be worked at a glance:
- Achilles tendon
- IT band
- Rotator cuff
- Upper traps
MS conditions you can expect to use IASTM at a glance:
- Plantar Fascitis
- Rotator Cuff Tendinitis
- Patellar Tendinitis
- Tibialis Posterior Tendinitis
- Heel Pain /Achilles Tendinitis
- Post-Surgical and Traumatic Scars
- Myofascial Pain and Restrictions
- Musculoskeletal Imbalances
- Chronic Joint Swelling Associated with Sprains/Strains
- Ligament Sprains
- Muscle Strains
- Non-Acute Bursitis
- Back Pain
- Trigger Finger
- Hip Pain (Replacements)
- IT Band Syndrome
- Shin Splints
- Chronic Ankle Sprains
- Acute Ankle Sprains (Advanced Technique)
- Scars (Surgical, Traumatic)
Be able to understand apply the correct application of the tool.
Note: To graduate, the above requirements must be met. Participants will be practicing/ exposing body parts such as thighs, hamstrings, chest etc. You will be advised to wear and use the appropriate attire to allow conducive learning and lab experience. Sport shorts and sport tops for both males and females will be assumed during the clinic.
A gross anatomy knowledge will be helpful prior to the course.
Recommended online video source.
Participants will receive:
- IASTM- Handle Bar(seperate purchase)
- Exclusive price for purchase of Tools(strictly for participants)
- IASTM Practitioner Listing
WHO THIS IS FOR:
- Exercise Specialists
- Rehab Specialists
- Strength / Conditioning Coach
- Athletic Trainers
- Medical Practitioners
- Licensed/ Registered Manual Therapist
- Personal Trainers
- Manual Therapists
- Fitness Enthusiasts
Qualfication awarded: IASTM(Sports) Certificate of Attendance
Credentials earned: IASTM Prt
Tuition: $300 (Does not include tool)
Tool : $350
Discount Code($150 off): IASTM-Course-Tool(strictly for participants joining the course)
" We have a durable *20 year guarantee to all our IASTM products should it fail you while practicing, just send it back to us and we will send you back a new one, no questions asked. We even have a 30 days money back guarantee if you are not completely satisfied for any reason on any of our IASTM products. Simply notify us within 30 days of your purchase date and we will promptly process your refund back. For International deliveries, kindly contact us and we will have you know the shipping fees and approximate time of delivery."
Note: Participants who are wanting to get the tool customized for personal use during the course must pre-order in advance as the tool is hand made and delivered from Canada.
Tools for practice will be provided during course. Participants who have thier own tools are encouraged to bring along to the clinic as we discuss the many types that will be in the market and know the differences.
Duration: 8 Hours