Elastic taping is a non-pharmacological modality often used to treat pain and facilitate the body’s natural healing process. This course provides learners with introductory knowledge about taping practices that support and stabilize muscles and joints without restricting the body’s range of motion.
Course created on December 19, 2022
Course Type: Video
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Introductory, OT Service Delivery, 05815; CE Broker/1.0 General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC), Related To OT (AZ), Related To OT (LA), Directly Related To OT (MS), Directly Related To OT (TN), CE Broker #20-931303; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Beginner, Rehabilitation
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the physiological benefits of therapeutic taping applications to support participation in occupations.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify five commonly used tape cuts and applications.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify key properties of kinesio tape.
|5-10 Minutes||The History of Therapeutic Taping|
|10-25 Minutes||Taping Techniques|
|25-30 Minutes||Indications and Contraindications|
|30-35 Minutes||Scope of Practice|
|35-45 Minutes||Clinical Cases|
|45-50 Minutes||Patient Education|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary; Q & A|
EdD, MBA, COTA/L, CKTP
Krysta has been an Occupational Therapy Assistant since 2013, practicing primarily in Pennsylvania and New York. Through travel therapy opportunities she was able to hone her skill set in creating and implementing therapeutic interventions across the lifespan. Krysta gained experience in both clinical and management roles before finding her passion in the practice area of academic education.
Krysta is now employed as the Director of Education at a career school, the owner of “The OTA Coach,” a company focused on supporting the learning needs of OT and OTA students, and continues to teach adjunct at her local OTA program.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
OccupationalTherapy.com is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development, #7659. Course approval ID# 05815. This distance learning - independent course is offered at 0.1 CEUs (Introductory level, OT Service Delivery Area). The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.
OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved provider for CE Broker, provider #50-14558. This course is offered for 1.0 hours, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct client/patient services in occupational therapy (SC), Related to OT (AZ), Related to OT (LA), Directly Related to OT (MS), Directly Related to OT (TN) category/categories. If you are an OT/OTA in Alabama, Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Oklahoma, South Carolina or Tennessee, CE Broker may be of interest to you.
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