- Milica McDowell
- 2 Hours 1 Minutes
- Audio and Video
- Jul 26, 2018
The concept of movement therapy and enhancement through functional kinesiology taping methods can help your pediatric patients with a variety of conditions. Join Milica McDowell, MSPT, DPT, ACSM-HFS as she guides you through the current literature supporting the theory of kinesiology taping for the purposes of pain control, rehabilitation, edema/swelling management, and a multitude of pediatric and adolescent injuries. Practitioners and therapists at all levels of experience with taping will benefit from this session.
|Manual – Kinesiology Taping for the Pediatric Population (4.51 MB)||Available after Purchase|
Posture & Injury Taping in the Pediatric Population
- Special considerations
- Application & care tips
Longitudinal Myofascial Chains Treatment Approach
- Skin-brain connection
- Peripheral nerves
- Sensory system/receptors
- Histology of skin
Functional Taping Application Demonstration
- Taping for pain
- Joint stability
- Servers disease
- Hip dysplasia
MILICA MCDOWELL CONSULTING PLLC
Dr. Milica McDowell has been in clinical physical therapy practice for 15 years.
Following undergraduate studies in Exercise Physiology at Montana State University, Milica received her Master’s Degree from University of Colorado and her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Idaho State University, where she studied knee injuries in team sport athletes.
Milica has specialized in orthopedics and sports medicine throughout her rehab career, working with athletes of all ages and ability levels. She owns and operates Clearwater Physical Therapy, Bluebird Medical Supply Company and Epic Fitness Center.
In addition to her clinical practice and teaching in the Masters of Science in Science Education and undergraduate Human Performance Programs at Montana State University, Milica is a founder and the Chief Medical Officer of 4c Sports Injury Analytics.
Milica’s primary areas of research interest include biomechanical baseline testing, kinematic predictors of athletic injury, and postural sway as a concussion assessment tool. She is a member of APTA and NATA and volunteers her time for Ironman triathlon medical support. Milica enjoys recreating with her family, cooking, triathlon, downhill skiing and goldendoodles.
Financial: Receives a speaking honorarium and consultant honorarium from RockTape.
Non-financial: No relevant non-financial relationships exist.