Physical Therapy: Cupping Therapy: Intro and Clinical Applications
80.00
Online
Elective
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About the Course:
Myofascial Cupping Therapy is a centuries-old method of managing medical conditions, based on traditional Asian Medicine. Now you can reap the benefits of modern cupping therapy in your practice, to release scar tissue and fascial adhesions, manage trigger points, improve circulation, relieve pain and promote mobility. Many clinical conditions may benefit from cupping as part of program design to improve functional outcomes. In this hands-on course, you will experience the benefits of cupping techniques with clinical tips on how to utilize specialized manual therapy tools to improve functional outcomes with measurable results!

Course Objectives:
1. Recognize the history and benefits of cupping therapy
2. List indications, contraindications, and precautions for cupping therapy
3. Identify the evidence-based research for cupping therapy
4. Recognize the application of cupping therapy as part of program design to treat a variety of clinical conditions to promote mobility and functional outcomes.

About the Author:
Theresa A. Schmidt, PT, DPT,MS,OCS,LMT,CEAS,CHy,DD is the founder of Educise continuing education, and practices in Long Island, NY. Dr. Schmidt is a Board-certified Specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy by ABPTS. She graduated Long Island University’s Masters Physical Therapy Program with Highest Honors and received her Doctorate in PT from University of New England. She served as Acting Chair of the Physical Therapist Assistant Program and faculty of the Masters Program at Touro College, New York, NY. She served as adjunct professor at Nassau Community and CUNY Queens College. Dr. Schmidt integrates evidence-based complementary and medical rehabilitation, ergonomics and wellness programs, focusing on myofascial and craniosacral therapy, muscle energy/PNF, positional release, counterstrain, mobilization, acupressure, Integrated Energy Therapy, Reiki, shamanic healing, biofield work and therapeutic touch. Theresa is a certified professional speaker, hypnotherapist, massage therapist, personal trainer, minister, and shamanic practitioner. She has presented at International Fascia Research Congress, NASA Inomedic Health, APTA, AOTA, AMTA/NY, Cleveland Clinic, Johns Hopkins, private companies, hospitals and clinics. Visit her at www.educise.com.

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Cupping Therapy: Intro and Clinical Applications

80.00
About the Course:
Myofascial Cupping Therapy is a centuries-old method of managing medical conditions, based on traditional Asian Medicine. Now you can reap the benefits of modern cupping therapy in your practice, to release scar tissue and fascial adhesions, manage trigger points, improve circulation, relieve pain and promote mobility. Many clinical conditions may benefit from cupping as part of program design to improve functional outcomes. In this hands-on course, you will experience the benefits of cupping techniques with clinical tips on how to utilize specialized manual therapy tools to improve functional outcomes with measurable results!

Course Objectives:
1. Recognize the history and benefits of cupping therapy
2. List indications, contraindications, and precautions for cupping therapy
3. Identify the evidence-based research for cupping therapy
4. Recognize the application of cupping therapy as part of program design to treat a variety of clinical conditions to promote mobility and functional outcomes.

About the Author:
Theresa A. Schmidt, PT, DPT,MS,OCS,LMT,CEAS,CHy,DD is the founder of Educise continuing education, and practices in Long Island, NY. Dr. Schmidt is a Board-certified Specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy by ABPTS. She graduated Long Island University’s Masters Physical Therapy Program with Highest Honors and received her Doctorate in PT from University of New England. She served as Acting Chair of the Physical Therapist Assistant Program and faculty of the Masters Program at Touro College, New York, NY. She served as adjunct professor at Nassau Community and CUNY Queens College. Dr. Schmidt integrates evidence-based complementary and medical rehabilitation, ergonomics and wellness programs, focusing on myofascial and craniosacral therapy, muscle energy/PNF, positional release, counterstrain, mobilization, acupressure, Integrated Energy Therapy, Reiki, shamanic healing, biofield work and therapeutic touch. Theresa is a certified professional speaker, hypnotherapist, massage therapist, personal trainer, minister, and shamanic practitioner. She has presented at International Fascia Research Congress, NASA Inomedic Health, APTA, AOTA, AMTA/NY, Cleveland Clinic, Johns Hopkins, private companies, hospitals and clinics. Visit her at www.educise.com.

Presented by HomeCEU.
This course is a video, on-demand course.