DNS Exercise/Sport 1 Taping Integration Course


Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization Movement Assisted Tape Integration Course

October 14-16, 2021

Austin, Texas  


The 3 day DNS Taping Integration Course is designed to introduce the concepts and principles of DNS, as well as, integrate taping strategies to facilitate and enhance assessment, treatment, training, and movement of the athlete/patient.

Come and join us for this unique and innovative course designed to focus on application and interaction in order to elevate the learning process


To Be Announced!!!

Course Day's and Times: 

Friday 10am -5pm

Saturday 9am - 5pm

Sunday 9am - 4pm

DNS Taping Integration Instructors:


Michael Rintala, D.C. -

Michael Rintala, D.C. is in private practice in San Diego, California specializing in sports medicine and rehabilitation.

Dr. Rintala has been part of the Professional Golf Association (PGA) Tour Sports Medicine Team since 2005. He is also a treating doctor for the World Surf League (WSL) and wide variety of other organizations ranging from Dance to Action Sports. 

Dr. Rintala is an international instructor on Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization (DNS) for the Prague School of Rehabilitation. He is a certified DNS Exercise Trainer and DNS Practitioner.

Guest speakers: 

Tim Brown

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Tim Brown, D.C.  Tim Brown - Bio Dr. Brown combines his own experience as a high level athlete along with 30 years of working with elite athletes in a variety of competition settings. Because of the unique “field of play” challenges he experienced with professional beach volleyball and surfing, Dr. Brown created functional treatment systems with movement, taping and bracing techniques that focus on improving posture, core control/movement recovery and rehabilitation.  

-Founding Medical Director of AVP

-Medical Director Northern Hemisphere, ASP/WCT

-1998 - American Chiropractor Association Council on Sports - Sports Chiropractor of the Year

  • Created SPRT taping and treatment technique
  • Inventor of sensorimotor apparel and supports w/9 patents
  • Founder of IntelliSkin, PostureCue andCoreCue, Human Technology


Steve Capobianco, D.C. -  Steve Capobianco - Bio holds a B.A. and M.A. in Kinesiology and Exercise Science in addition to a doctorate in Chiropractic Medicine. Steve is a practicing sports chiropractor, currently holding a Diplomate in Rehab from the ACA, in addition he is a Performance Enhancement Specialists from the NASM.  He has spent 25 years competing in ice hockey, lacrosse, triathlons, adventure racing, and natural bodybuilding. Steve is the Medical Director for Rocktape, pioneering evidence-informed education development that challenges the status quo in movement learning. He authored the Fascial Movement Taping manual and lectures world wide on the movement based taping technique.

He will deliver cutting edge information in regards to taping as an external coaching cue. How to enhance our human movement via cutaneous (skin) stimulation. 

Course Objectives:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the basic principles of developmental kinesiology. 
  • Describe the relationship between development during the first year of life and dysfunction of the locomotor system in adulthood.
  • Discuss and demonstrate the basis of human movement: support, stepping forward, the biomechanics of motor function, the verticalization process, and functional joint centration in postural development.
  • Evaluate and correct poor respiratory patterns.
  • Assess the integrated stabilizing system of the spine both visually and utilizing dynamic functional tests.
  • Integrate corrective exercises based on the DNS functional tests and developmental positions in supine, prone, low kneeling, oblique sit, and quadruped global movements.
  • Demonstrate how DNS corrective exercises can be integrated with other exercise strategies. 
  • Integrate Taping and Bracing techniques to facilitate of the deep stabilizing system of the spine enhancing rehabilitation, training and performance

Course Organizer:

Michael Rintala, D.C.


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Course Fee's and Registration Instructions:

Early Bird course fee is: $699 Before August 1, 2021

The course fee after September 30, 2019 is: $835

Student Fee: $625

DNS Course Pay Options: Coming Soon!!
The Prague School fee of 80 EUR: *In addition, there is a fee of 80 Euros (~95 US dollars) for the Prague School, which goes towards research. You MUST sign-up on the Prague School website first. Follow the link: Coming soon!!

Cancellation Policy:

Cancellation more than 90 days before course = 90% refund.

Cancellation 30 to 90 days before course = 50% refund.

Cancellation less than 30 days before course = no refund.

Participants may transfer registration to another person at no additional charge.