Physical Therapy Management of Postural Instability - Part 2 (Treatment) with CPA Seniors Health Division

Oct
20

Event Type: Division Webinar

Website: https://cpa.embodiaacademy.com/webinars/554-pt-management-of-postural-instability-part-2-treatment-with-cpa-seniors-health-division-seniors-health-division-canadian-physiotherapy-association

Start Date: October 20, 2021, 7:00 pm EDT

End Date: October 20, 2021, 8:30 pm EDT

Location: Online

Host: Seniors' Health Division

Title: Physical Therapy Management of Postural Instability - Part 2 (Treatment) with CPA Seniors Health Division

Instructors: Dr. Susan Hunter

Date: Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Times: 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. EDT

Location: Online (Embodia)

Registration Fees: CPA Members - $17; SHD Members - $10; Non-CPA Members - $25

Overview: 

This is Part 2 in a two-part webinar series hosted by the Seniors Health Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association (CPA). You can register for Part 1 of this webinar series by clicking here. 

This live webinar will cover the assessment and treatment of balance problems in older adults.  

This webinar series will provide evidence-informed best practices covering:  

- Balance and control systems for postural stability; 

- Changes with aging that affects balance; 

- Assessment of postural stability – choosing clinical balance tests; and 

- Interventions to improve postural stability. 

  

Upon Completing This Webinar Participants Will Be Able To: 

- Understand and describe the concepts of balance, and essential body systems/components involved in normal balance function. 

- Identify a variety of balance tests and their measurement properties 

- Apply key factors of consideration in choosing appropriate balance tests and measures 

- Develop interventions to improve postural stability 

Please note that in order to obtain a certificate of attendance: Webinar on PT management of postural instability, the attendee must attend both Part 1 (Assessment) and Part 2 (Treatment). Please register for the first webinar here Opens in a new window. 

 

To register, or for more information, please click here