Physiotherapy Course Summary:
Lyn Watson Shoulder Courses 2017
The Lyn Watson Level 1 Shoulder Physio Course offer Physiotherapists the opportunity to gain extensive clinical and research insights into the Assessment, Diagnosis, Treatment & Rehabilitation of the Shoulder and Shoulder Girdle.
Dr Lyn Watson is a full time Clinical Shoulder Physiotherapist (Manip/Sports & Prof.Doc), Researcher (Latrobe & Western Uni where she's an Adj Prof.) and Course presenter. She has been teaching physiotherapists through-out Australia and around the world for the last 25 years. Over the past 10 years approximately 4000 Physiotherapists in 8 counties have completed her Shoulder Physiotherapy courses. Some twice, because they enjoyed it so much, it improved their clinical success and because it’s constantly updated.
Our aim is to give you information and techniques that will have immediate clinical application:
-Understand the relevant functional anatomy, biomechanics and patho-mechanics that contributes to the clinical presentation of your patients
-A logical and structured plan to your assessment of the shoulder and shoulder girdle,
-The skills to develop a working diagnosis while considering differential diagnoses,
-A framework to decide whether to treat, investigate, refer or any combination
-A structure to tailor a rehabilitation programme to any patient
-The skill to monitor your progress, adjust your working diagnosis & treatment to get the best results for your patients.
During the course Lyn discusses relevant and real patient presentations that she has seen over her 30 years of Shoulder Physiotherapy experience. The course is constantly updated and based on current research to provide “cutting edge” information, her new treatment techniques as well as evidence based best practices for therapists to use it their clinic.
Level 1, 2 &3 courses run 9am-5pm Saturday & Sunday on the dates below:
Refer to website to book courses
Melbourne, 25-26th Feb, Level 1 Course (Completed)
Brisbane, 4-5th March, Level 1 Course (Completed)
Sydney, 1-2nd April, Level 1 Course (Completed)
Canada, Late April-Mid May, Level 1&2 Courses (Completed)
Melbourne, 28-29th May, Level 1 Course (Completed)
France, Paris, Mid June, Level 1 & 2 Courses (Full)
Sydney, 2-3rd Sept, Level 1 Course (Booking now)
Gold Coast, 23-24th Sept, Level 1 Course (Booking now)
Melbourne, 14-15th October, Level 1 Course (Booking Now)
Melbourne, 28-29th October, Level 2 Course (Booking now)
Completion of the Level 1 course is a pre-requisite for participation in Level 2 & 3 courses.
These courses are only open to Physiotherapists.
Go to the website to book your Australian course or enquire about an Overseas course.
*****Shoulder Musculoskeletal Educational Products*****
There are also a number of resources and products designed for all Musculoskeletal Therapists available through the website.
General Assessment of the Shoulder (a CD-ROM)
A modern day "Text book" with detailed discussion and research, images and videos of the assessment techniques used by Lyn Watson in her clinic.
Exercise & Rehabilitation of the Shoulder (12 Month Secure Webpage Subscription)
All Lyn Watsons' exercises (150+) discussed in detail.
The text makes reference to their use, instructions to pts, variations & progressions, and clinical variations and cautions.
Images and Video of the exercises being performed
An Exercise sheet handout that can tailored for patients to take home
The Stiff Shoulder and Hydrodilatation (PDF download)
A 17 page articles discussing shoulder stiffness categories and their pathomechanics, the use of a Hydrodilatation injection and Physiotherapy rehabilitation for the following 12 weeks
Free Shoulder Clinical Outcome Questionnaires from the website