Clinical Pathology Plantar Fasciitis

Clinical Pathology Plantar Fasciitis

Course Access: Lifetime
Course Overview

This course is part of a practical Continuing Education Course which is approved by the Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT) and by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) by Approved Provider: René Diaz #452071-12.


Learning Objectives

 After studying this course, you will be able to…

  • assess and identify anatomical structures involved in the development of plantar fasciitis.
  • identify the prevalence, etiology & risk factors associated with plantar fasciitis). 
  • describe the clinical signs and symptoms of someone who has plantar fasciitis.
  • identify the different modalities proven effective in treating plantar fasciitis.

Topics covered:

  • Anatomy & Physiology for Plantar Fasciitis
  • Clinical Presentation
  • How It Occurs


  • Massage Therapy
  • Therapeutic Self Massage
  • Stretching
  • Hydrotherapy*
  • Trigger points*
  • Acupressure Points*
  • Orthotic Devices
  • Night Splints
  • Taping

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