The K-Taping Dysphagia course is aimed to speech and language pathologists that have specialized to the problems of dysphagia. In the K-Taping Dysphagia course, various techniques are used to present all the basic techniques and associated combination techniques for indications that are frequently used in your professional everyday life. In addition, the basic techniques for the application of crosstape are presented and learned in practical exercises. Over this, the 5 swallowing phases and the associated K-Taping techniques are given special consideration.
By participating the K-Taping Dysphagia course, you will get to know how to use the K-Taping Therapy for many diseases with following techniques for:
- muscle systems,
- ligament systems,
- correction systems and
- fascia systems
K-Taping courses have a high practical share in which the participants practice the techniques at each other. The learning control takes place during the practical exercises by our experienced instructors. This will enable you to include the K-Taping Therapy in your treatment right after the course. The high-quality and detailed colored course book contains all presented techniques and indications and serves you after the course as extensive practical handbook.
The course requires anatomical and therapeutic knowledge. Participants should therefore have a therapeutic or medical education. Students undergoing training in therapeutic and medical careers may also attend the course.
The course fee includes the extensive color script as well as the K-Tape and Crosstape for the practical exercises.
It is recommended to wear comfortable clothes for dressing and undressing during the practical exercises as well as to bring a towel to the underlay.
Basics and eﬀects of K-Taping therapy
Application of basic techniques, indication related combination rules, CROSSTAPE
Part 2MUSCLE TECHNIQUES
General basics of a muscle attachment
M. trapezius, M. sternocleidomastoideus, M. semispinalis capitis
M. erector spinae
M. geniohyoideus, M. digastricus. venter anterior, M. mylohyoideus, M. sternohyoideus
Part 3Ligament techniques
General basics of a ligament attachment
TMJ, reﬂux, ﬂoor of the mouth
Part 4Fascia correction techniques
General basics of a Fascia correction
Upright posture tape, jaw closure
Part 5Indication techniques
Posture and uprighting trunk, salivation, jaw opening, jaw closure, chewing, tongue retraction, hyolaryngeal excursion, reﬂux
Basics of CROSSTAPING
Application of CROSSTAPING using various examples
Part 7Course evaluation
Certiﬁcate • IKTP(D)