Physiotherapy Course Summary:
[COURSE] - The Tai Chi for Health and Falls Prevention Program
The Tai Chi for Health and Falls Prevention Program is an evidence-based, safe and targeted Tai Chi intervention program to effectively increase the strength of lower limb muscles and knee and ankle extensors; improve mobility, motion range and coordinated postural stability; improve dynamic balance and postural control; prevent bone demineralization and reduce the risk of bone fracture; improve toe clearance, proprioception and gait; increase mental alertness and reduce reaction time; boost confidence and overcome anxiety and the fear of falling.
[COURSE] - The Clinical Tai Chi for Chronic Condition Rehabilitation & Management Program
Incorporating key Tai Chi intervention techniques with proven clinical benefits and adapted for chronic condition patients, the Clinical Tai Chi for Chronic Condition Rehabilitation and Management Program is an evidence-based, non-pharmacological therapy designed to alleviate symptoms, facilitate recovery, regain functional abilities, and improve overall health and wellbeing and quality of life for patients with chronic conditions.
[COURSE] The Tai Chi for Mental Health and Cognitive Improvement Program
The above Tai Chi intervention programs contain two modules: the module of standing movements and the module of chair-based movements designed for elderly and patient populations with all levels of mobility and balance.
Course applicants only need to choose ONE program for a 2-day training course
This is a step-by-step teaching and practice course tailored for physiotherapists and other allied health practitioners and assistants, and exercise professionals.
Cost: $545 + GST Visit www.exercisemedicine.com.au for further course info and registration
Alice L Yuan, Director, National Accreditation Training Programs
Dr Henry Zheng (PhD UNSW), Senior Research Fellow in Exercise Interventions for Primary Prevention and Rehabilitation
Course Dates & Locations
4-5; 7-8 July
1-2; 4-5 Aug
1-2; 4-5 Sept
6-7; 9-10 Oct
3-4; 6-7 Nov
1-2; 4-5 Dec
12-13; 14-15; 19-20 Jan
2-3; 5-6 Feb
16-17; 18-19 Aug
14-15; 16-17 Feb, 2019
14-15; 16-17 July
9-10; 11-12 Feb, 2019
2-3 March 2019
21-22; 23-24 Feb 2019
29-30 Jan 2019
18-19 May 2019
The 2-Day course is included in the special 10-Day China Tour
Special tour package is available.
Email to request a tour brochure for the 10-Day fully
inclusive China Tour in May 2019:
How To Apply:
For course or tour online registration, please visit: www.exercisemedicine.com.au