Physiotherapy Courses

  • Nova Scotia Physiotherapy Association

Bone Fit Clinical Workshop

Location: Nova Scotia Rehabilitation Centre

Dates: Saturday, June 02, 2018 - Sunday, June 03, 2018

Course Sponsor/Host: Osteoporosis Canada
Location: Nova Scotia Rehabilitation Centre
Registration Dates: Open
Registration Fees: $400

Description:

Bone Fit™ is an evidence-informed exercise training workshop, designed for healthcare professionals (June 2 & 3) and exercise practitioners (June 2) to provide training on the most appropriate, safe and effective methods to prescribe and progress exercise for people with osteoporosis.

Bone Fit™ Clinical is aimed at rehabilitation professionals working in a clinical environment with simple or complex osteoporosis clients.

This is a comprehensive, practical and applied workshop covering safe exercise prescription & adaptation; safe adaptation of activities, gym exercises, Yoga & Pilates. All material presented is rooted in anatomical principles and the most recent research and best practices in the management of Osteoporosis.

 

The training is comprised of two parts:

A web-based 3-part learning module covering osteoporosis basics, identification of at-risk population, fracture risk assessment;

An overview of the most current research on safe movement.

For more information go to:  https://www.bonefit.ca/bonefit/

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