Therapeutic Exercise for the Aging Spine & Pelvis - A Hands-On Workshop

Therapeutic Exercise for the Aging Spine & Pelvis Course Description:

This hands-on workshop is focused on therapeutic exercises for strengthening the muscles that support the spine and pelvis. Specifically, this course will cover exercise programs in the treatment and prevention of osteoporosis, osteoarthritis, disc related problems, spondylolisthesis, spondylosis, pelvic and SI joint dysfunction, and facet joint issues. Over 50 exercises will be taught along with modifications and props to improve spinal alignment and stability. The therapeutic exercises that will taught are based on the principles of Pilates, Yoga, and evidence-based medicine for pelvic and spinal stabilization.

All participants will have the opportunity to try all exercises with modifications during the course.

Participants are encouraged to bring a foam roller (36”x 6” preferred), theraband, exercise mat or towel and dress comfortably. Participants do not have to exercise nor bring exercise equipment to receive credit for the course.

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Course Credit: 6 Contact Hours

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For Texas, this course is sponsored by HealthCore

Target Audience:

Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants, Athletic Trainers, and other medical professionals with exercise therapy focus.

Course Schedule:

8:00 AM – 8:25 AM - Registration
8:30 AM – 3:30 PM - Workshop
(Break for lunch on your own 12:00 – 1:00 PM)
Certificates are distributed upon course completion (full attendance and completion of course evaluation required).

Course Pricing:

Single Registration: $199 early*; $219 regular
Group (3 or more at same time): $189 ea. early*; $209 ea. regular

    *Registrations received up to 10 days prior to seminar date