Contact Hours3.0 Hours
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 course, through the use of lecture & video demonstrations, 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.
At the end of this course, the participant will be able to:
- Explain the history and benefits of cupping therapy
- List indications, contraindications, and precautions for cupping therapy
- Summarize the evidence based research for cupping therapy
- Describe the application of cupping therapy as part of program design to treat a variety of clinical conditions to promote mobility and functional outcomes.
Approved in my State?
as Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants
as Occupational Therapists & Occupational Therapy Assistants
as Certified Athletic Trainers
as CSCS / CPT
Satisfactory completion of this course will require the participant to complete a 10 question post-test with a minimum passing score of 70%.
Level of Difficulty for ATs: Essential Level