This 1.5-day course is a nice combination of lectures and demonstrations, as well as hands-on tape application techniques and practice.
Course participant will be introduced to the applications of elastic tape into their therapy practice. They will learn basic anatomy and physiology of the lymphatic system, the history and therapy behind elastic taping and the indications and contraindications of using elastic tape. Then participants will have actual hands-on practice applying the elastic tape, learning the proper application techniques. Participants will also learn how to use elastic taping in the treatment of lymphedema as well as other application uses. After completion of this 2-day course, participants will be able to use elastic taping application for the treatment of head and neck, upper and lower extremity lymphedema, truncal edema as well as breast edema. All elastic tape applications will be demonstrated prior to practice.
The tuition of this course is $345.00. ACOLS alumni receive a 10% discount.
This course is 2 days in length (12 contact hours). The classroom hours are 8:00am – 3:30pm on the first day and 8:00am - 3:00pm on the last day. There will be approximately one hour for lunch every day.
This course is 12 Contact Hours. CEU's are available. Each state and profession is different, so please contact our Admissions Department for more detailed information regarding CEU approvals. Academy of Lymphatic Studies is an approved provider for the AOTA, NCBTMB and various state professional boards. Please call for details.
|CLT Refresher / Recertification||Jan 01, 2017||Online||Register|
|Advanced Lymphedema Management I||Oct 06, 2017||Houston||TX||Register|
|Management of Lymphedema Affecting the Head & Neck||Nov 04, 2017||Omaha||NE||Register|
|Management of Lymphedema Affecting the Head & Neck||Nov 04, 2017||St. Petersburg||FL||Register|
|Management of Lymphedema Affecting the Head & Neck||Dec 01, 2017||Palm Beach Gardens||FL||Register|
|Lymphatic Correction Using Elastic Taping Method||Dec 03, 2017||Palm Beach Gardens||FL||Register|
|Management of Lymphedema Affecting the Head & Neck||Feb 02, 2018||Duluth||GA||Register|
|Management of Lymphedema Affecting the Head & Neck||Mar 09, 2018||Nashville||TN||Register|