Mission Statement

The mission of Kassel Group is to:

  • Provide relevant foundation sciences information to prospective Orthotic Fitters and other allied health professions
  • Formulate and schedule courses to minimize work schedule disruption
  • Present core science information and corresponding product applications without commercial product influences or biases
  • Provide the opportunity to learn to better communicate with referral sources by understanding their needs and the scientific basis on which they make their decisions
  • Provide the core knowledge that can be used to form a scientific rationale for the selection of an orthotic device
  • Explain the rationale for product fitting techniques to optimize functional outcomes
  • Treat all course attendees with respect and exceed their expectations