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Bobath- Reach and Grasp

2 day workshop - Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st July

What is Normal Movement?

This course is designed to introduce participants to the concepts of normal movement used in the assessment and treatment of adults with neurological or neuromuscular impairments.

The course consists of a theoretical introduction to normal movement, practical sessions and a patient demonstration.

Course Aims:

            •         Expand the participants understanding of normal movement

            •         Introduce the application of the concept of normal movement as used in the assessment and treatment

                      of adults in the Bobath Approach.

            •         Develop participant’s ability to analyse posture and movement.

Learning Outcomes:

            •         Describe the concepts and basic components of normal movement.

            •         Understand the wide postural and tonal variation in the normal population.

            •         Draw on improved analysis and assessment and  treatment skills to more effectively treat

                       neuromuscular disorders.

 

Target Audience - Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists