Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Manipulation (IASTM) - 1 day

 

This one day course will teach you how to effectively utilise Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Manipulation (IASTM)using the Arco tools to provide a therapeutic benefit to clients. You will learn how to integrate the Arco tools into your treatments while also integrating techniques you perform on a daily basis.

Our hands-on courses are carried out in small groups.

 

This course will cover

    Introduction to IASTM

    How IASTM works

    Mechanical & Neurophysiological Effects

    Contraindications to IASTM

    How to use the arco tools incl. tool hygiene

    Discussion on current IASTM research

 

Treatment areas using arco

    Cervical

    Thoracic

    Lumbar

    Upper and Lower Extremities

    Scar Tissue / Adhesions

    Active and passive techniques


Suitable for Osteopaths, Remedial / Sports Massage Therapists (must be Level 4), Physiotherapists and Chiropractors.


Dates: Saturday 26th March 2022

Location: Edinburgh Academy Junior School

 

Dates: Saturday 19th November 2022

Location: Edinburgh Academy Junior School

 

Cost: £325 (includes 2 Arco tools and carry case)