This course is offered in partnership with Garry Adkins, a Certified Massage Therapist Instructor who is approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB) as a continuing education Approved Provider.  This manual therapy course will help to improve your treatment of Plantar Fasciitis with remarkable improvement in one treatment session even with severe cases.  Plantar fasciitis is estimated to affect 1 in 10 people at some point during their lifetime and most commonly affects people between 40–60 years of age. In the United States alone, more than two million people receive treatment for plantar fasciitis and the cost is estimated to be $284 million each year.  @ HomePrep is a National Leader in online education. With over 100,000 satisfied students and a course catalog of over 1,000 classes, we are here to help you – Invest in Yourself.

Effective Treatments for Plantar Fasciitis

$40.99

Instructor

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Garry Adkins has been a Certified Massage Therapist Instructor since 1994 and is approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB) as a continuing education Approved Provider and is also sponsored by NCBTMB to teach New York LMTs continuing education that is accepted by the state of New York for license renewal.  He is a member of the U.S. Olympic Committee Sports Medicine Society, Alliance for Massage Therapy Education, International Association of Healthcare Practitioners, American Massage Therapy Association, Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals and past president of the Association of Michigan Myomassologists Inc.  Garry is licensed to practice in the state of Michigan and specializes in the treatment of elite athletes with injury rehabilitation and provides treatment for the hardest working team in the NFL, the Detroit Lions.

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Included in your online course

  • Course Syllabus
  • Course Video
  • Manual for Effective Treatments for Plantar Fasciitis Course
  • Course Exam
  • PowerPoint Slides for Effective Treatments for Plantar Fasciitis Course
  • Online/Distance Learning Course Evaluation
  • Instant Certificate of Achievement with a passing score

What you will learn

  • Describe the origins of Myofascial Release and how it evolved to the present day to enhance soft tissue treatments
  • Apply myofascial techniques that utilize less pressure to exactly treat at the deepest level
  • Analyze more invasive fascial treatments and how to utilize direct and indirect treatments together
  • Discuss the most recent research findings pertaining to Plantar Fasciitis and current treatments
  • Preservation of practitioner strength and functionality
  • Suggested patient and clinician positioning and instrument choice is demonstrated and used in hands-on lab

Approval Info

Effective Treatments for Plantar Fasciitis
Online Course 
(2 CE Hours)