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February 2018


Motivational Interviewing & Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) For Treating Pain – AB

February 3, 2018 - February 4, 2018

Develop skills and a better understanding around: What are Cognitive Behavioural Therapy approaches and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy approaches and how are they utilized in the treatment of people in pain? What does the literature tell us about these approaches? Understand how you can integrate some of the essence of these approaches to improve communication with patients, with reference to your scope of practice. What is Motivational Interviewing and how can we learn to create behaviour change in our patients using…

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Therapeutic Neuroscience Education I: Teaching People About Pain (TNE I)

February 3, 2018 - February 4, 2018

Course Description: This 2 day/15 hour class is designed to update attendees on the latest evidence and clinical application of therapeutic neuroscience education for patients in pain. Current best evidence has shown that neuroscience educational strategies utilizing neurobiology and neurophysiology are able to reduce pain, increase function, reduce fear and catastrophization, improve movement and change cognitions and brain activation during pain experiences. Therapeutic neuroscience education changes patient beliefs regarding their pain, thus reducing the threat of pain. This class will…

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Level I: The Physical Therapy Approach to Female and Male Urinary Incontinence – February 2018, AB

February 9, 2018 - February 11, 2018

Course Description: Urinary incontinence is an important health issue that has traditionally not been well managed. One in four women and one in nine men are affected by urinary incontinence. Ongoing research into core dynamics recognizes the pelvic floor as an important component of core retraining, and yet, accurate assessment and treatment techniques of the pelvic floor are lacking in clinical practice. Hypertonicity vs. hypotonicity of these muscles needs to be addressed through palpatory assessment of the pelvic floor. The…

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Level III Online – February 2018

February 17, 2018 - February 18, 2018

Join this unique venue for learning one of the most important skills that physiotherapists can learn in today’s evidence-based landscape.  If you treat people who have pain for more than 12 weeks, this course is for you. This course is 100% required for anyone who treats pelvic pain because every pelvic pain condition has significant central pain mechanisms. This is not a Graded Motor Imagery course. This is not a pain education course. This is a course to teach you…

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Oncology & The Pelvic Floor – March 2018

February 23, 2018

Through completion of this course, participants will understand: The different types of pelvic cancers in men and women The medical treatments for various pelvic cancers The side effects of chemotherapy and radiation The various dilator protocols that are used after pelvic cancer/radiation The role of physiotherapy as a multidisciplinary team member during and after cancer diagnosis and treatment Appropriate exercise programs/prescription after pelvic cancer and treatment Prerequisites: Levels I, II and III (or equivalent to be approved) Hours: One-day course.…

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Breast Cancer Rehabilitation – March 2018

February 24, 2018 - February 25, 2018

Course Description Restoring health is about more than removing disease. Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women with very high survivorship rates. Studies indicate that many people are left with physical, emotional and psychosocial impairments that often go unrecognized and untreated long after the disease has been removed. Building on the Prospective Surveillance Model for Rehabilitation for Women this course will teach the complexities of therapeutic one to one breast cancer rehabilitation. The approach will include advanced palpation…

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