Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Manipulation Simplified: Foundation Meets Application
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.
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.