Myofascial Release Principles Applied to Common Hand Therapy Diagnoses

Date/Time: Fri, October 2, 2020 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM


A lecture and lab presentation that introduces therapists to the anatomy and function of the fascial system. Application to common symptoms and diagnoses are discussed. Specific techniques are demonstrated and practiced so that participants will be able to apply this information as soon as they return to their practice.


  • Describe fascia based on most recent research

  • Describe how fascial restrictions affect motion and pain

  • Perform myofascial release technique for wrist issues

  • Perform myofasial release techique for elbow issues