Walk Copyrights, Trademarks and Patent Protection
Walk materials are all copyrighted protected. In addition, Infinity
Walk is a protected registered trademark. The Infinity Walk method
is also patent protected against misuse by any commercial attachment
of the method to products that are not endorsed by Dr. Sunbeck.
Infinity Walk name recognition may not be misrepresented and the
Infinity Walk method may not be changed in name to conceal the
source of the method. Always cite Dr. Sunbeck and the Infinity Walk
resource when referring to the method and materials.
Care Professionals Need Permission to use the Infinity Walk Method?
government/state licensed medical professional or health care
professional working under the license of a health care agency or
school district may use Infinity Walk within the allowed expertise
of their license or employment job description. No professional is
protected from misuse of the method within or outside of his or her
established area of expertise.
Training Available that Certifies Non-Professionals to Operate a
Professional Infinity Walk Training or Consultation Business?
there never has been. Training in Infinity Walk must be applied to
only a person’s area of pre-established professional expertise.
Infinity Walk training does not include training in a profession; it
focuses on professionals adding the method to their current work
setting. Claims of expertise in Infinity Walk are not to be made in
order to generate business or a business advantage. Employed child
caretakers and classroom aides must be trained and supervised by
their workplace’s professionals who assume Infinity Walk competence
as part of their professional expertise. A parent, of course, may
teach Infinity Walk to their own children, and Infinity Walk
volunteers are usually welcomed in schools and not-for-profit
agencies, where they will assist in various ways under proper
Contraindications for Infinity Walk Training or Practice?
always the possibility of contradictions for any physical movement
or activity. Generally, if a child is medically cleared for
unlimited playground use or unlimited participation in sports then
they will also be medically cleared for Infinity Walk training and
practice; but when in doubt, ask a medical professional. The USE IN
HEALTH CARE section of this website will explain more about medical
modifications for special needs. You will also find a Medical
Release form there to download and take to your doctor, if you have
any doubt at all about whether or how to use Infinity Walk. School
nurses will have health files on each child, and should check for
any need of Infinity Walk modifications for a student.