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Using Pilates as a Tool For Rehabilitation

Format(s):   Home-study
Discipline(s):   Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy
Contact Hours:   3
Registration Fee:   $88

At the conclusion of this course the participant will be able to List the six principles of Pilates and their applications to rehabilitation. List the seven alignment and posture questions one might ask prior to beginning a Pilates exercise. List five benefits of Pilates for the rehab patient. Cite three examples of the latest research using Pilates with a variety of rehab diagnoses. List six modifications when using a Pilates with rehab patients. List six diagnoses that may be appropriate for Pilates in a rehabilitation program. List the relevant anatomy involved in Pilates and its function. List 1-3 exercises one might use in the 3 Phase Pilates program and how to progress patients through each phase (1-3) in supine, prone, side lying, seated and standing positions.

Target Audience
Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapist Assistants, Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, and Athletic Trainers.

In this course you will learn the principles of Pilates and how to apply them to the rehab population. Pilates is an EBP exercise system that helps integrated the mind and body. It teaches one how to move with control and concentration by emphasizing proper form and utilizing the correct musculature all while maintaining good body alignment. This course offers you a 3 Phase Pilates exercise program with examples from supine, prone, seated and standing position, and teaches you modifications to use with the breast cancer patient, the low back pain, and the neurologically impaired patient.

Dates and Locations
Purchase Address:   Home-study
Dates:   01-01-2020 - 01-01-2020, 12:00AM 12:00AM