Physiotherapy Courses

  • Nova Scotia Physiotherapy Association

Assessment and Treatment during Pregnancy for the Orthopaedic Physiotherapist

Location: 2742 Robie Street, Suite 100 Halifax, Nova Scotia

Dates: Saturday, April 25, 2020 -

Assessment and Treatment during Pregnancy for the Orthopaedic Physiotherapist

Course Sponsor/Host: Jessica Bergevin
Location: 2742 Robie Street, Suite 100 Halifax, Nova Scotia
Registration Dates: Open
Registration Fees: $300 + HST
Registration Form: Download Form

Description:

This practical course will teach assessment considerations for pregnant individuals presenting with orthopaedic symptoms or exercise inquiries. Course content includes prenatal assessment, manual therapy techniques, exercise prescription, patient education, and taping techniques. A clinical assessment template will be provided. The course will provide ample practical sessions with instructor feedback. Prior experience in prenatal care or pelvic health is not required. This course is intended for orthopaedic or women’s health physiotherapists who would like to increase their confidence in working with the prenatal population (physiotherapy students/assistants and allied health professionals are also welcomed to attend). Registration limited to 20 individuals. Please wear comfortable clothing appropriate for exercise. 

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