CUPPING THERAPY: INTRODUCTION AND CLINICAL APPLICATIONS
(2-day or 1- day live class)
By: Theresa A. Schmidt, DPT, MS, OCS, LMT, CEAS
Myofascial Cupping therapy is a centuries-old method for 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 and relieve pain. Many clinical conditions may benefit from cupping as part of program design to improve functional outcomes. In this introductory intensive, hands-on course, 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!
Upon completion of this program, participants will be able to:
- Discuss the history and benefits of cupping therapy
- List indications, contraindications, and precautions for cupping therapy
- Discuss the evidence-based research for cupping therapy
- Apply cupping therapy as part of program design to treat a variety of clinical conditions to promote mobility and functional outcomes.
** This class is offered as a 2-day or 1- day live class; $279 for One Day or $525 for 2 days plus a $30 material fee for Cupping Tools Set.
Contact hours: 7 or 14
Course type: Live Lab course
Audience: health professionals
Level: Beginner, intermediate