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Certified REA TAPE Paediatric Kinesiology Taping Course (2 days)

Sat 22 Apr 09:00 AM - Sun 23 Apr 15:00 PM @ Archview Physiotherapy Clinic

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Certified REA TAPE Paediatric Kinesiology Taping Course Schedule (2 days*)

Day 1.

15 min - introduction

1hr 30 min - physiological effect of taping, principles, forms and methods of applications, the use in working with children

15 min - coffee break

2hrs 30 min - taping methods in orthopedics:

  • Osgood Schlatter disease
  • patellar dysfunction
  • jumpers knee
  • taping after bone fractures
  • ankle sprain
  • hyperextention of the knee

30 min - coffee break/lunch break

2hrs 15 min - taping methods in postural disorders:

  • plane foot valgus
  • pectoral muscle shortening
  • protruding blade-bones
  • scoliosis
  • answering the questions and summary of the first day

Day 2.

15 min - quick summary of information presented on the first day

2hrs - taping methods in paediatric neurology:

  • hypotonic muscle tension
  • hypertonic muscle tension
  • spastic paralysis on example of elbow joint
  • shortening of the Achilles tendon
  • peripheral nerve injury

15 min - coffee break

2hrs - taping methods in neurological diseases:

  • Erbe’s palsy
  • paralysis of the facial muscles
  • hemiparesis

30 min - coffee break/lunch break

1hr - taping in other cases:

  • bruising
  • swelling of the lower limb
  • swelling of the upper limb
  • scars

15 min - summary, answering the questions and handing out certificates

*the duration of individual modules and the whole course may change depending of the work speed of the participants

Instructor Profile

From the beginning of his career Michael specializes in paediatric orthopedics and neurology. His main area of interest is physiotherapy in gait disorders, conservative and postoperative treatment of lower limb. In his work he uses elements of different methods, including neurodevelopmental (NDT and PNF), manual therapy, massage and kinesiology taping. Since 2008 associated with the Rehabilitation Centre for Children with Developmental Disorders. Micheal gives lectures to physiotherapy students and training to therapists in biomechanics of gait, pedobarographic analysis and use of orthotics in foot dysfunctions. For several years he worked in Foot and Ankle Clinic where he dealt with conservative and postoperative treatment. Also involved in creating patient-friendly place that offers testing and diagnostics of foot biomechanics and orthotics fitting. He's an active participant in training and scientific conferences on rehabilitation of the musculoskeletal system.

Target Participant Level

This course is dedicated mainly for physiotherapists specializing in Children's Physiotherapy but physiotherapists who're looking to widen their knowledge, sport therapists, sports massage therapists, osteopaths, chiropractors, occupational therapists and lymphoedema therapists, third and final year students are more then welcome.

YOU DO NOT NEED TO TAKE PART IN ANY OTHER COURSE TO PARTICIPATE IN PAEDIATRIC COURSE!

Included in price

  • Certificate issued by IKTA (International Kinesiology Taping Association)
  • 2 rolls (10m) of REA TAPE Kinesiology Tape
  • Training Workbook

What to bring with you on the day?

  • pair of sharp scissors
  • comfortable outfit

TOTAL COST €199.00

TO SECURE YOUR PLACE YOU CAN EITHER PAY THE WHOLE AMOUNT OF €199.00 OR DEPOSIT OF €50.00 (BALANCE OF €149.00 CAN BE PAID AT THE COURSE OR ONLINE)

Certified REA TAPE Paediatric Kinesiology Taping Course (2 days)

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Location

Archview Physiotherapy Clinic

49 Ranelagh Road, Ranelagh, Dublin 6, Ireland

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