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Course Description
Dr. Rizer's first portion of her course is titled Myofascial Cupping and introduces the concept of skin/fascial decompression to help improve tissue mobility, improve movement and modulate pain with the use of myofascial cups. This course will cover the anatomy, physiology and neurology of the effects of myofascial cupping on connective tissue gliding, tissue traction and tissue decompression. Interventions with myofascial cupping will be reviewed based on the literature and integrated into current rehabilitative concepts. This course is intended for practitioners and therapists with a basic understanding of soft tissue techniques.

The second portion of her course is titled Evidence-Informed, Functional Kinesiology Taping. 
This course introduces the concept of movement therapy and enhancement via functional taping methods. It includes a review of the current literature supporting the theory of kinesiology taping for the purposes of rehabilitation, edema/swelling management, neuropathic pain and postural management along with risk management recommendations. RockTape will supply all products needed for the course. Participants should present themselves with comfortable clothing to allow for full range of motion and application of tape.

 Learn more about Dr. Rizer's course with this introductory video!

Dr. Beth Rizer is a fun energetic movement junkie originally from Austin, Texas. She earned her Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology and Psychology from Texas A&M University and a Bachelors of Science in Biology from the University of Western States.  She then followed her passion for helping people and earned a doctorate at University of Western States in Portland, Oregon.

Dr. Beth started her career with Airrosti Rehab Centers as a Certified Recovery Specialist while running her own business as a health and wellness coach.  During this time, she dove down the rabbit hole of functional movement systems, dynamic neuromuscular stabilization, corrective exercise, postural restoration, fascial congress, and kinesiology taping etc.  In 2011, Dr. Rizer was promoted to the Airrosti Clinical Development Team, training and on-boarding hundreds of new Airrosti providers and certified recovery specialist. 

She later joined her husband in Colorado where they own and operate Hatch Chiropractic and Wellness. Dr. Rizer specializes in assessment, diagnosing, and treatment of musculoskeletal injuries and passionate about optimizing human potential in all facets including movement, nutrition, and mindfulness. She treats anyone from professional athletes, CrossFitters, weekend warriors, executives, pre-natal care and pediatrics.

Dr. Rizer holds certifications in SFMA, Functional DryNeedling 1&2, DNS Exercise A & B, Webster for Pre-Natal Care, ICPA Pediatric Specialties, Active Release Technique, Corrective Exercise, and personally loves the RockTape education courses.

When not with her amazing patients, Dr. Beth is teaching yoga and is an avid CrossFitter and Yogie herself but you will frequently find her dancing, singing and trying to climb up and snowboard down every 14’er in Colorado.  She is also a personal development junkie who has taken courses from Tony Robbins, Louise Hay, Wayne Dyer, Deepak Chopra, and many more. Her main mission and dedication to this world is to spread love, laughter and a smile to her patients and all those around her.