Tape It Up: Kinesio Taping Techniques for Oral Motor Issues

+Course Overview
Kinesio Taping is a technique long-used to address weakness in large muscles but this course is designed for therapists working with children and adults presenting with a weak oral musculature. Come learn techniques that have been shown to promote strengthening and oral motor planning for functional activities such as eating and speaking. 
+Pricing and Options
Webcast price with no CEUs: Free!
In-Person price with CEUs: $10 and bring a dish to share.

+Learner Outcome
As a result of this course participants will be able to:

  • Identify proper skincare before and after taping is applied.
  • Determine what taping techniques will promote labial rounding, jaw stability and reduce facial weakness.
  • Analyze case studies and determine when taping techniques would be beneficial to support a therapeutic plan.
+Course Schedule
This course was presented Saturday March 29, 2014

  • 7:00pm -7:30pm Introduction and Overview of Current Taping Practices & Training
  • 7:30pm -7:45pm Contra-indications for Taping and the Importance of Skincare when Taping
  • 7:45pm -8:35pm Demonstration & Practice of Three Taping Applications
  • 8:35pm -8:50pm Case Studies
  • 8:50pm -9:00pm Questions & Discussion
+Register For This Course
Register for this course from CEU-Espresso.com.
+Who Should Attend
The Live, In-Person presentation of this program has been approved for 2 clock hours of continuing education credit by the Texas SpeechLanguageHearing Association (TSHA). TSHA approval does not imply endorsement of course content, specific products, or clinical procedures.