Schroth Barcelona C1 - Certification Course 1
(Courses for certification are open only to physical therapists Click here for more information but MD, PA, CPO, and PN can attend for Participation Certificate and for 50% fee)
Course Location: Hunter College, 425 East 25th Street. New York, NY - Hunter College PT department
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Schroth Barcelona C2 - Certification Course 2
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SEAS: Scientific Exercise Approach to Scoliosis Level 1 and Level 2 Course - With Michele Romano and Alessandra Negrini- the Italian National Rehabilitation Directors of ISICO (Italian Scientific Spinal Institute) - Milan
Practical training for treating patients with scoliosis.
LEVEL 1 -May 15-17, 2020
LEVEL 2 - May 18-20, 2020
Location for both levels: Hunter College, PT Department. 425 East 25th Street 10010. New York, NY
The Scoliosis Research Society recognizes Physiotherapy Scoliosis Specific Exercise (PSSE) including the Schroth Method as a viable conservative approach to treating Idiopathic Scoliosis, adult degenerative scoliosis and hyper-kyphosis. The International Society on Scoliosis Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Treatment (SOSORT) recommends that people with scoliosis remain active in the sport of their choice due to the psychological and neuromotor benefits of exercise and improvement in general organic well-being. Since there are no specific guidelines to help adults with scoliosis and hyperkyphosis choose safe fitness exercises, this 3-day course presents the theory and evidence supporting PSSE to help inform exercise recommendations for these adult populations. Dynamic skills labs will focus on assessing the Pilates client with scoliosis and hyperkyphosis and on modifying Mat Pilates exercises. The Pilates teacher will understand how to collaborate with other health care professionals in order to develop a team approach for their client with scoliosis and hyperkyphosis.
Course Objectives: By the end of this course the student will be able to…