KT3: Clinical Concepts and Advanced Whole Body Applications of the Kinesio Taping® Method (Pre-requisite, completion of KTA approved KT1 and KT2 courses) Upon completion, qualifies for KTA Level 3 Membership
The KT3 course combines the Kinesio Taping Method foundational concepts of KT1 & KT2 with advanced clinical concepts. The course provides lab time for attendees to practice their skills on the new concepts through a variety of clinical applications. The KT3 course is designed to allow the Certified Kinesio Taping Instructor (CKTI) to cater specific clinical applications to address specific professions. Upon completion of this course and prerequisite KT1&KT2 seminar, attendees will be eligible to request and take the exam to become a Certified Kinesio Taping Practitioner (CKTP).
Note: Students can request to take the exam but will not be eligible to receive a CKTP certificate until they graduate.
Program subject to change. Participants are cautioned to apply new information and skills within the scope of state licensure law.
Kinesio Taping® Course Fundamentals & Advanced (KT1 & KT2) are prerequisite for this course.
Upon completion of this course, including the lecture, demonstration and lab, the participant will be able to:
- Review the basic concepts of the Kinesio Taping Method
- Explain and apply advanced concepts of the Kinesio Taping Method
- Review epidermis, dermis, and fascial anatomy as it is related to Kinesio Taping
- Utilize and demonstrate application skills in guided laboratory sessions
- Apply the Kinesio Taping Method to stimulate epidermis, dermis, and fascial response
- Apply advanced clinical taping techniques for treatment of the spine, neurological conditions, and upper/lower extremity dysfunction
8 contact hours for KT3
Accepted by many professional credentialing organizations and state professional regulatory boards. Check with your state board/credentialing agency to verify. Certificate of attendance will be issued to all participants upon completion of the course and may be used for CEU verification of credits. CE Credits vary by state. Please check with your state board/certifying agency to confirm conversion of contact hours to CE. See links below.
State of Arizona Board of Chiropractic Examiners: This course meets the continuing education requirements established by the Arizona State Board of Chiropractic Examiners. Approved for 8 continuing education hours. Approval #AZCE13074. (Course must be taken between 06-19-2013 and 06-19-2015)
Arizona Physical Therapy Association: This course has been approved by the Arizona Physical Therapy Association for 8 continuing competance contact hours. Approval #. Arizona licensed physical therapists are urged to review Arizona Administrative Code R4-24-402 prior to committing to this or any course to meet their continuing competence requirements. (Course must be taken between 11-21-2013 and 11-1-2014).
Physical Therapy Board of California: The Physical Therapy Board of California recognizes Rehab Education, LLC as an approval agency to approve providers offering continuing competency courses for CA licensed PTs and PTAs. This course is approved for 8 contact hours.
FL State Occupational Therapy Board: Rehab Education, LLC is recognized as an approved provider for general Live CE courses. Approval #50-14540. (Course must be taken between 04-30-2013 and 04-29-2015)
Illinois State Board of Physical Therapy: Approved CE Sponsor by Illinois State Board of Physical Therapy, Division of Professional Regulations, Approval #216.000227. (Course must be taken prior to 09-30-2014)
Maryland State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners: This course meets the basic criteria of the Maryland Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for 0.8 CEUs. (Course must be taken between 01-14-2014 and 01-13-2018)
Mississippi State Board of Physical Therapy: This course has been approved by the Mississippi State Board of Physical Therapy for 8 clinical contact hours. (Course must be taken between 07-1-2013 and 06-30-2014)
North Carolina Board of Physical Therapy Examiners: This course has been approved by virtue of Illinois CE Provider Approval #216.000227 for 8 contact hours. (Course must be taken prior to 09-30-2014)
New Jersey State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners: This course has been approved by the New Jersey State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for 8 continuing education credits, Approval #013-2014. (Course must be taken prior to 01-31-2016).
NJ Board of Chiropractic Examiners: This course is approved by the NJ Board of Chiropractic Examiners for 8 contact hours. Approval #12-1411. (Course must be taken between 09-1-2013 and 08-31-2015)
NY State Physical Therapy Board: Rehab Education, LLC is recognized as an approved provider of PT and PTA continuing education by the NY State Education Department Board of Physical Therapy. (Course must be taken prior to 05-10-2016)
PA State Board of Physical Therapy: This course has been approved by the Pennsylvania State Board Physical Therapy for 8 contact hours. Approval #PTCE004817. (Course must be taken between 07-20-2013 and 12-31-2014)
Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners: This course has been approved by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners as meeting continuing education requirements for PTs and PTAs for 8 CEU. Approval #54216A. (Course must be taken between 07-20-2013 and 07-19-2014)
Virginia Board of Physical Therapy: This course has been approved by virtue of Illinois CE Provider Approval #216.000227 for 8 contact hours. (Course must be taken prior to 09-30-2014)
American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) Approved Provider #6177: These states currently recognize AOTA Approved Providers for OT continuing education either in regulatory language or by formal written communication to AOTA:
District of Columbia
Board of Certification, Inc (BOC) Approved Provider #P8271: This course meets the standards set forth in Chapter 64B17-9, Florida for 8 (live) continuing education hours. Approval #CP130020910. Accreditation of this course does not necessarily imply the FPTA supports the views of the presenter or the sponsors. (Course must be taken between 01-1-2014 and 12-31-2014)
Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy (FSBPT): This activity is certified for 8 CCUs by the Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy (FSBPT) and accordingly accepted by the physical therapy regulatory boards/agencies in certain U.S. jurisdictions. The physical therapy boards in the following states currently accept the Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy (FSBPT) certification:
|District of Columbia|
National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork Approved Provider #451708-11: Rehab Education, LLC, is approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB) as a continuing education provider. (Course must be taken prior to 08-5-2014)
The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.
|8:00 – 8:15||Success Stories, Troubleshooting, Q&A|
|8:15 – 8:50||Evaluation Questions, Assessments, KT1&KT2 Review|
|8:50 – 9:00||Clinical Concepts: Shoulder Impingement Lecture|
|9:00 – 9:15||Shoulder Impingement Lab|
|9:15 – 9:25||Clinical Concepts: Whiplash / Cervical Pain Lecture|
|9:25 – 9:40||Whiplash / Cervical Pain Lab|
|9:40 – 9:50||Clinical Concepts: Chondromalacia Patella Lecture|
|9:50 – 10:05||Chondromalacia Patella Lab|
|10:05 – 10:20||Break|
|10:20 – 10:35||Intro to Kinesio Scar Tapings|
|10:35 – 10:45||Scar Management “Directional Pull Application”|
|10:45 – 10:55||Scar Management “Pitting Scars Application”|
|10:55 – 11:10||Scar Management Lab|
|11:10 – 11:20||Kinesio Taping Advanced Concept: Fascial Correction: Manual Glide Lecture|
|11:20 – 11:35||Manual Fascial Glide Lab|
|11:35 – 11:45||Kinesio Taping Advanced Concept: “Basket Weave” Technique Lecture|
|11:45 – 12:00pm||Basket Weave (Closed Ended) Lab|
|12:00 – 1:00||Lunch|
|1:00 – 1:30||EDF: Epidermis Concept Lecture|
|1:30 – 1:50||Epidermis Taping Lab|
|1:50 – 2:00||EDF: Dermis Concept Lecture|
|2:00 – 2:20||EDF: Fascia Concept Lecture|
|2:20 – 2:40||Fascia Taping Lab|
|2:40 – 2:55||Break|
|2:55 – 4:55||Clinical Applications- lecture and taping labs|
|4:55 – 5:30||Contraindications & Precautions, Application Requests, Q&A|
Please check each course date and location to determine which of these instructors will be teaching your class:
Graceann G. Forrester PT, DPT, CKTI is a New York State licensed Physical Therapist. She has earned Bachelor’s degrees from College Miseracordia, Dallas PA and New York University. She completed her Doctorate in Physical Therapy through Boston University.
In her 20 years of practice, Dr. Forrester has provided treatment programs for acute care patients, for community hospicare and youth correctional facilities. She has offered PT to elementary school children and taught clinical application classes for Ithaca College’s Physical Therapy program, Ithaca, NY. She uses her Certifications as a KinesioTaping Instructor, Personal Trainer and Pilates Instructor to develop training regimens for competitive athletes of all ages. As a Board Member of Hope Unites, an international ecumenical organization specializing in humanitarian aid and disaster relief, Dr. Forrester has offered educational programming to improve transportation and therapeutic positioning for children with disabilities at an orphanage in Port Au Prince, Haiti.
Internationally, Dr. Forrester serves as the Curriculum Chair, for the KinesioTaping Association of the Americas: Board of Education. She continues to teach Kinesiotaping certification courses across the United States and Europe. She resides in NY with her husband and four children.
Teresa Juodawlkis Pesci, MPT, CKTI,
received her Masters in Physical Therapy from the University of California: San Francisco. She has worked at Lucile Salter Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford in Palo Alto, California, the William Beaumont Rehab Center in Birmingham, Michigan, the Kennedy Krieger Institute in Baltimore, Maryland, and at the University of Michigan – Visiting Nurses. She is currently the PT Assistant Manager at the Abilities Center, a branch of the Detroit Institute for Children. Her interest areas are the birth to three population, infant massage, yoga for the special child and therapeutic taping. She has practiced in the following settings: inpatient, acute rehab, PICU, outpatient, interdisciplinary clinics (NICU follow-up, Movement Disorders, Spina Bifida, Hemophilia, and JRA), school and home. Mrs. Pesci has been using a variety of taping practices throughout her career which has focused primarily on pediatrics. She is a certified Kinesio Taping instructor through the Kinesio Taping Association.
Amy Stahl, MS, PT, CKTI. Amy Stahl received her Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science in 1994 from the University of Arizona and her Master’s in Physical Therapy from the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in 1997.
Amy presently is a private practice owner of an outpatient orthopedic clinic and has had tremendous success with Kinesio® Taping clinically, with wide acceptance in the medical community. She also had the wonderful opportunity to go to the first International Kinesio® Taping Symposium in 1999 and was privileged to teach Kinesio® Taping seminars in Singapore and Malaysia.
Kim Rock Stockheimer, MS, OTR/L, CKTI. Kim is a 1984 graduate of the University of Kansas Occupational Therapy Program. She received her Masters of Science degree in Exercise Physiology 2002 at the University of Wisconsin – LaCrosse. She has had opportunities to work in a variety of settings including hospital acute care, rehabilitation, long-term care, burn unit, outpatient hand therapy, private practice, and lymphedema clinic. She has taught in Occupational Therapy Assistant programs at Austin Minnesota and at Anoka Minnesota. She has taught at the Occupational Therapy Department at the University of Wisconsin – LaCrosse. She has published articles and research in the Occupational Therapy Forum, American Journal of Occupational Therapy, Journal of Hand Therapy, and British Lymphology Book of Abstracts. Kim co-authored the book, Kinesio Taping for Lymphoedema and Chronic Swelling. Kim is certified in Manual Lymphatic Treatment by the Lymphedema Services of Cedar Haven Rehabilitation Agency. She is also certified as a Kinesio® Taping Practitioner and Instructor by the Kinesio® Taping Association. Kim currently holds a seat on the Kinesio Taping Education Board. Kim has lectured internationally in England, Scotland, Ireland, Spain, Japan, Korea, Canada and Russia.
Jim Wallis, ATC, MS, CKTI. Jim Wallis graduated from Washington State University in 1983 and then received his Certified Athletic Trainer designation from NATA. He is currently an Assistant Professor at the school of Community Health and Head Athletic Trainer for Portland State University. He has been working with the Kinesio® Taping Method since first being introduced to the technique in Japan in the fall of 1994. Jim has led instructor workshops in the USA, Portugal, Italy, Belgium, and Australia. He has presented twice at the International Kinesio® Taping Association Symposium in Tokyo, Japan, and was recognized in 2000 for his distinguished service as an Instructor of the Kinesio® Taping Method. In 2003 he co-wrote Clinical and Therapeutic Applications of the Kinesio® Taping Method with Dr. Kenzo Kase and Tsuyoshi Kase. Recently, he began work in Japan on a DVD about combining the Kinesio® Taping Method with traditional athletic taping methods.
Andrea Wolkenberg, PT, MA, CKTI, MCMT. Andrea has been a practicing physical therapist for almost 32 years. She graduated in 1979 from the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Allied Medical Professions with a Bachelor’s degree in physical therapy. She also holds a Master’s degree in Medical Anthropology in 1986 from the New School for Social Research in New York City. In 2001, Andrea became a Certified Kinesio Taping Instructor.
Although she has spent many years in sub-acute and long term care, her clinical expertise is in manual therapy, having taken numerous continuing education courses with James Cyriax, Laurence Jones, John Mennell, Shirley Sahrmann, Stanley Paris, John Barnes, an many others. She is currently the Director of Physical Therapy at Spine Options, a pain management center in White Plains, NY, specializing in the conservative treatment of back and neck pain. She is also the President of SPINE SOLVERS INC., her own company which provides physical therapy services to individuals, injury prevention and workplace safety seminars to businesses, and Kinesio Taping seminars to health care professionals.
|Note: Early Bird rates are in effect if your application is postmarked four weeks or more prior to registration.||Early Bird Rate||Late Registration Rate|
|KT3: Clinical Concepts and Advanced Whole Body Applications of the Kinesio Taping® Method||$279.00||$329.00|
Prerequisites: KT1/KT2 must be taken at least 4 weeks prior to taking KT3.
Proof of attendance must be provided. Please email your KT1/KT2 certificate of attendance to info@RehabEd.com or fax to 845-368-2458 after completing registration. If you are paying by check, please include a copy of certificate with invoice and payment
Dates & Locations
|May 3, 2014||Memphis, TN|
Instructor: Graceann Forrester, PT, DPT, CKTI
Optional KT4 Ortho/Sports on May 4 in Memphis TN
|Jun 7, 2014||New Brunswick, NJ|
Instructor: Andrea Wolkenberg, PT, MA, CKTI, MCMT
|Sep 7, 2014||New York (Manhattan), NY|
Instructor: Andrea Wolkenberg, PT, MA, CKTI, MCMT
|Sep 20, 2014||New Haven area (Derby), CT|
Instructor: Andrea Wolkenberg, PT, MA, CKTI, MCMT
|Oct 4, 2014||Philadelphia, PA|
Instructor: Graceann Forrester, PT, DPT, CKTI, MCMT
|Oct 25, 2014||Raleigh, NC|
Instructor: Graceann Forrester, PT, DPT, CKTI, MCMT
Live courses require a minimum number of participants to operate. You will receive a written confirmation when minimum is met. Do not purchase non-refundable travel until you receive official written confirmation. Please see our cancellation policy here.
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