Instrumented Assisted Soft Tissue Massage (IASTM) has been a much debated and sometimes controversial topic over recent years. You only have to spend one day on social media to see how contentious and controversial this subject is.


Many argue that it’s a gimmick and is poorly supported by the evidence base, yet others diligently include it as part of their treatment toolbox. In this session Mike illustrates how to ethically, and effectively use these tools to assist the patients return to function. 


*Recorded at SIF's Soft Tissue Study Day - A full day of applied learning and discussion, delivered by the best in the industry.

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Learning Agenda


Mike Grice


Mike is a Registered Osteopath & Clinical Anatomist with over 20 year’s experience in the Health and Fitness Industry.

Mike started his own training company in 2003 specialising in Health, Fitness and manual therapy training (Movement Therapy Education). He lectured on the FdSc and BSc Sports Therapy programmes at University College Birmingham and has been a guest lecturer at Universities throughout the UK and Europe. 

Mike is a lead tutor/advisor for Movement Therapy Education, Elite Therapy Education, RockTape and NAQI and regularly teaches courses for Premier League and Championship football clubs. 

Mike has held consultancy roles with Boots, Pera Products, Startrite, Brytespark, MicroScooter and Convatec playing a key role in the research and development of new products and education systems.

Mike regularly presents at conferences including Therapy Expo, FitPro, International Fitness Showcase, Good Health Show and also presented at the 2014 IOC world conference for Injury Prevention in Monaco. 

Mike runs Movement Therapy Clinics in Birmingham where his team put all that Movement Therapy Education teach in to practice.

This course is included in our TLC Membership - sign up to access this course and for access to all our other high-quality, practical and accessible webinars.