This course will describe the methods and techniques used in the accepted practice of hydrotherapy. Learn how to incorporate hydrotherapy into your daily practice.
Each therapeutic application is chosen specifically based on a desired outcome. The use of temperature based applications, whether it be heat or cold, will cause specific localized effects. This course will present various applications of hydrotherapy including cold applications and hot applications. It also demonstrates the physiological effects of hot and cold and defines four different methods of transferring heat.