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Clinical Taping
2 Days Courses
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( An ISO 9001:2008 Certified organisation)
2 - Days Hands on Workshop on
Vadodara (November 19th and 20th , 2016)

Workshop Philosophy

This is a 2 days (16Hrs) Hands-on Manual Therapy and Taping Workshop  targeted for both physiotherapy students and clinicians that discusses all new trends for the identification & management of  dysfunctions at Cervical and Thoracic region. This region of spinal column represents a unique challenge to identify and manage the dysfunctions because of its unique biomechanical properties . The work presented in this course is an integration of concepts advocated by James Cyriax, G.D Maitland, McConnell, Mennell, Edwards, Lee, Janda, Jull, Richardson and Mohanty. Special emphasis is given on Clinical reasoning, Evidence Based Practice and Tensegrity concept.


Introduction: 2 Hrs
Eras of development in Physiotherapy, Introduction to Manual Therapy (Different Schools of Thought), Manual Therapy: Definitions, Indications and Contraindications, Biomechanical Principles in Manual Therapy (Fryette's Laws, Concave-Convex rule, Close pack and Loose pack Positions, Joint status gradings), Barrier concepts, Assessment of dominant eye.

Cervical Region Manual Therapy and Taping Techniques: 8 Hrs
 Principles of Subjective Examination, Clinical Reasoning and Physical Examination for Cervical Region, VBI Testings, Passive Physiological Intervertebral Movements (PPIVM's), Passive Accessory Intervertebral Movements (PAIVM's) and Combined Movements in Cervical region. Manipulative Techniques for Cervical Region. Taping Technique for Cervical region, Trapezius and Sternocleidomastoid muscle

Thoracic Region Manual Therapy and Taping Techniques: 6 Hrs

 Principles of Subjective Examination, Clinical Reasoning and Physical Examination for Thoracic Region, Passive Physiological Intervertebral Movements (PPIVM's) and Passive Accessory Intervertebral Movements (PAIVM's) in Thoracic region. Manipulative techniques for Thoracic Region. Taping techniques for Thoracic spine , Scapula and Rhomboid muscles. 

Resource Person:

Prof. Umasankar Mohanty,
B.P.T(Hons), M.P.T( Manual Therapy), S.R.P(London),MISEP(U.S.A), M.I.A.P, F.A.G.E , PhD
[ Trained under faculties of Loma Linda University( USA), Orthopedic Medicine International(Belgium), University of Queensland ( Australia), McConnell Institute (Australia), Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (U.K) and  BCOM (London)]
President,Manual Therapy Foundation of India (R.) 
Member, International Society of Educators in Physiotherapy (Under WCPT).
International Partner, Americal Physical Therapy Association (A.P.T.A,U.S.A).
Author of the book “Manual Therapy of The Pelvic Complex".

Programmes conducted successfully by resource person at Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Coimbatore, Delhi, Dehradun, Dharwad, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Jalandhar, Kolkata, Latur, Ludhiana, Mangalore, Mumbai, Nagpur, Noida, Panipat, Pune, Surat, Thrissur, Udaipur, Vadodara, Warangal, Wardha, Colombo, Dhaka, Dubai, London, Manila and  Sharjah.

Dates : November 19th and 20th,2016

Venue: Venue will be informed to the registrants one week prior to the course.

Credit Hours : 16 Hrs( 2 Days) Recognised throughout the Globe.

Timings : 9.00 a.m. - 5.00 p.m.

No. of Seats:  40 (Max.). Seats will be allotted on first come first serve basis only.

Eligibility: Physiotherapists / Physiotherapy Students from reputed Institutions. There is no prerequisite in terms of Manual Therapy Experience.   

Fees : Rs 4,750/- till October 15th,2016 ; Rs. 5,000 till November 15th , 2016; Rs.5,250 spot ( if seats are available) per participant .

The above fee is applicable for participants of SAARC Countries.

International Registrants USD 200.

The fee includes Study Materials, Workshop Participation Certificate, Transcript of Workshop, 1 CD containing important techniques and Lunch.

1. The life members of MTFI get discount of 5% on the fees (photocopy of the membership certificate must be attached with application) 
2. If you refer a friend to this course and both of you register, your friend and you get discount of Rs.100 on fees.
3. For group of 5 registrations there is 5% reduction in fees for each. The registrations must be sent together.
4. For group of 10 registrations there will be 10% reduction in fees for each registrant. The registrations must be sent together.

Please note that you can avail only one category of discount.

The Registration Form can be downloaded from the website (home page).

The participant may pay the entire fee at once  for the Workshop or  may choose to pay Rs.1,000/- initially for registration of the Workshop  and the remaining course fee have to be submitted  on or before  the date of  commencement of  the CMT Course. 

You may follow any one method for payments for registration to the course. 

Method 1 : The participants can pay by Cash or Bank Accounts of Organising Secretary  Dr. Manisha Patel( 9558818813, 9828110068) At Vadodara. 

Method 2 :The payments to be made in form of DD in favor of "Manual Therapy Foundation of India" payable at "Mangalore".The DD is payable at "Mangalore". The cheque must be Crossed. 

The DD/ Cheque along and the registration form( downloadable from website ) should be send to “Manual Therapy Foundation of India”, 302, 3rd Floor, Janvi Plaza, Bunts Hostel Road, Mangalore-575003, Karnataka, India.

Method 3 : You may transfer from any bank in India with CBS facility using NEFT/ RTGS to our account. You have to take the following details for transfer.

Bank Name: Bank of Maharashtra, Bharat Building, P.M.Rao Road,Mangalore-1,Karnataka, India.
Account Name: Manual Therapy Foundation of India.
Account Number: 20065016289
IFSC Code: MAHB0000381

The International registrants can transfer by using the Swift Code of Bank of Maharashtra "MAHBINBB" in addition to the details provided above.

Once you transfer your payments you may send an e-mail to with details of transaction along with the registration form downloadable from . Along with the  E-mail do sms or call to MTFI Course Co-ordinator 00-91-9901659074, 9448104132. 

For information regarding venue, fees and other queries contact the Organizing Secretaries  
Dr. Manisha Patel( 9558818813, 9828110068). E-mail:
Dr. Atul Kalla (09828110068). E-mail :


  • The seats will be allotted to the participants on first come first serve basis.
  • All disputes and legal proceedings are subject to the exclusive Jurisdiction of competent courts and forums in Mangalore only.


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