Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Manipulation Simplified: Foundation Meets Application

Beyond Manual Therapy Courses

Course Description

1 hr presentation – This presentation covers the foundation of IASTM, benefits/principles, how IASTM works, physiologic effects, types of tools available, strokes/base concepts, as well as learn the indications and contraindications.

Pre-approved in the following states

Arkansas, Alabama, Connecticut, Idaho, Iowa, Maine, Mass, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, Washington, Georgia, Hawaii, Indiana, North Carolina, North Dakota, Tennessee, Vermont, Wyoming, Nevada, New Jersey

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Objectives and Goals

The goals of this presentation are:

1. Identify three foundational strokes that can be used with patients with latent trigger points.
2. Identify three benefits of using IASTM with patients with adaptively shortened tissue.
3. Identify three benefits and differences between a plastic, wooden, jade and metal IASTM tool respectively.


Chris Gellert

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