Until now, choices were limited if you wanted to learn how to use kinesiology tape.
You had to read a book or attend an expensive class that locked you into one way of applying tape.
FMT Basic introduces functional kinesiology taping methods that can improve the movement and performance of patients and clients. It includes a review of current literature supporting the theories that describe and delineate specific techniques of applying kinesiology taping for enhancement of rehabilitation or performance outcomes. Evidence based chapters in this course include topics of technique, theory and practical lab experience in areas such as pain management; edema/swelling control and proprioceptive guidance to enhance postural positioning. Kinesiology taping for scar mobility and symptoms associated with nerve entrapment are introduced in this course.
FMT Basic is an evidence-informed kinesiology taping course that advances students’ understanding of the efficacy of elastic therapeutic taping as a rehabilitation and performance intervention for patient and client conditions ranging from pain mitigation to improving fluid dynamics and sharpening proprioception. FMT Basic methodically examines the research-influenced content basis for a practical framework of ‘taping movement, not muscles’ replacing an outdated model of taping techniques which was focused on directional taping, specific percentages of stretch applied to the tape and the concept of activation or inhibition of muscles.
Functional Movement Training (FMT) courses are taught by industry leading experts in movement assessment, performance and rehabilitation. CEUs may be offered for DC, ATC, PT, LMTs, LAc, OTs and personal trainers. If your profession & state is unavailable, we do not currently offer CEUs – however, we are continually adding additional licenses.
This course is 6 hours in length and a 30 Question multiple choice quiz will be required after completing the course to receive your CEU certificate. A 70% test score is required to pass and receive CEUs. The quiz can be open book and unlimited attempts on the quiz are allowed.
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Dr. Capobianco holds a B.A. and M.A. in Kinesiology and Exercise Science in addition to a doctorate in Chiropractic Medicine. Steve is a practicing sports chiropractor, currently holding a Diplomate in Rehab from the ACA, in addition he is a Certified Chiropractic Sports Practitioner, and a Performance Enhancement Specialists from the NASM. He is a certified in Active Release and Graston Technique provider that allows him to treat a myriad of musculoskeletal injuries using a combination of hand and tool release therapy.
Steve recently launched a sports specific rehab and performance institute called ProjectMOVE in Denver Colorado that focuses on identifying motor control dysfunction in an attempt to enhance human performance from the professional athlete to weekend warrior.
Steve is an avid athlete with a passion for sports. He has spent 25 years competing in ice hockey, lacrosse, triathlons, adventure racing, and natural bodybuilding. Steve is the Medical Director
Introduction of Taping History (Ch 1)
Skin Anatomy/Physiology and Tape Mechanisms (Ch 2)
Pain Mitigation (Ch 3)
Decompression Effect of Tape (Ch 4)
Neurosensory Input Effect of Tape (Ch 5)
Kinesiology Tape (Ch 6&7)
Pain Mitigation Taping – Spine (Ch 8)
Pain Mitigation Taping – Knee (Ch 9)
Pain Mitigation Taping – Lower Extremity (Ch 10)
Pain Mitigation Taping – Upper Extremity (Ch 11)
Pain Mitigation Taping – Shoulder (Ch 12)
Fluid Dynamics Taping (Ch 13)
Posture Taping (Ch 14)
Nerve Entrapment and Scar Mobility Taping Introduction (Ch 15, &16)
Movement Matters (Ch 17)
This course is valid for continuing education credit through NUHS in the following states, so long as it falls within the scope of practice as outlined by the corresponding state board: AK, AL, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, DC, HI, ID, IL, IA, IN, KS, KY, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MO, MT, NE, NH, NV, NJ, NC, ND, NY, OH, OR, PA,RI, SC, SD, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WY (Considered distance learning, please check with your board how many hours you are allowed)
Please note that online continuing education is not recognized in the following states: FL, LA, MS, OK, WI
AZ, NM,TN CEU approval for this course has been submitted and is pending.
*NUHS makes no representation either directly or indirectly that the substantive matter being presented is approved or within respective scope of licensing. It remains the attendees’ responsibility to contact the state board(s) from which they seek continuing education credits for purposes of ensuring said board(s) approves both the delivery method and content as they relate to this event.
AL, CO, CT, IA, MA, ME, MN, NE, NH, OR, SD, UT, WA, WY – FMT Basic meets continuing education requirements for these State Physical Therapy Boards.
AR- FMT Basic has been approved by the AR State Physical Therapy Board for 6 contact hours.
CA – (FMT Basic 6 CEUs) approved by the California Physical Therapy Association.
KY- FMT Basic is approved by APTA Kentucky, A Chapter of the American Physical Therapy Association, for 6 Category 1 contact hours.
LA, MD, NE, NV, NM – Approval for CEU has been submitted and is pending.
OK – FMT Basic has been approved by the Oklahoma State board of Medical Licensure & Supervision for 6 category B hours PT CE course #2021112780
TX – (FMT Basic 6 CCUs) approved by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners.
VT- FMT Basic is approved by the APTA Vermont for 6 CEUs.
AK, AZ, DE, GA, HI, ID, IN, MI, MS, MO, MT, NC, ND, PA, RI, SC, TN, VA – FMT Basic meets continuing education requirements for these State Physical Therapy Boards by virtue of approval by APTA Kentucky, A Chapter of the American Physical Therapy Association, for 6 Category 1 contact hours.
DC, IL – FMT Basic (6 contact hours) meets continuing education requirements for these State Physical Therapy Boards by virtue of a National University of Health Sciences approval. NUHS is recognized by the Secretary of States Department of Education.
FMT Basic (BOC Approved provider # P8570) is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Certified Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of (6 hours/CEUs FMT Basic Category A). ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program.
FMT Basic is approved (#179) by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB) as a continuing education Approved Provider
AR, HI, ID, MA, ME, MI, NE, ND, SC, TX, VA, WI OT – FMT Basic meets continuing education requirements for these State OT Boards.
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