Event Details

Introduction to Equine Rehabilitation

May
24

Event Type: Course

Website: https://physiotherapy.ca/sub-sub-division-page

Start Date: May 24, 2019, 8:00 am

End Date: May 26, 2019, 5:00 pm

Location: Carousel Stables, 254207 Bearspaw Road, Calgary, AB

Host: Animal Rehab Division

Course Title: Introduction to Equine Rehabilitation

Instructor: Donna Hennig, BScPT, CAFCI, CCRT, CERT

Date: Friday, May 24 - Sunday, May 26, 2019

Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Location: Carousel Stables, 254207 Bearspaw Road, Calgary, AB

Registration Fees: ARD Members - $1,050 ($1,000 + $50 GST); Non-ARD Members - $1,155 ($1,100 + $55 GST)

Will the course include physical contact between instructors, live models or registrants? YES. There will be hands-on contact with horses.

 

The purpose of this course is to provide the participant with a fundamental understanding of functional anatomy and palpation, equine behaviour as it relates in a therapeuic setting, and the ability to perform a rudimentary musculoskeletal and neurological assessment of the horse. Participants will be guided to use their existing problem-solving knowledge and understanding of basic physiotherapy principles and treatment techniques when confronted with equine specific conditions and pathologies.

 

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