Home separator Pricing separator Physio Recruiter Packages separator Physiotherapy Registration separator Physiotherapy Forum separator Physio Shop separator Marketing Services
Find physio jobs in the United Kingdom and Australia
Bobs Flatmates Add a physiotherapy job or course edit a job/course Subscribe to eJobs PTs looking for work
MyPhysioRehab - first class exercise prescription
Physio Course in United Kingdom United Kingdom - London - LONDON/ UCLH


Vital Performance Management

This 2 days course is MUST attend for those who treat neck pain disorders.

- Review of the neuromuscular impairments found in patients with neck pain disorders
- Practical session including movement analysis and specific muscles tests for the cervical region
-Practical session presenting a specific exercise approach for managing cervical neuromuscular dysfunction
-Practical session including movement analysis and specific muscles tests for the scapular region
-Practical session presenting an exercise approach for managing axio-scapular muscle dysfunction
-Assessment and management of sensorimotor disturbances in neck pain including impaired proprioception, oculomotor control disturbances and impaired balance. Includes both theory and practical session
-Overview of the similarities and differences between whiplash-induced pain and idiopathic neck pain and the implications for management
-Consider the impact of central sensitization on rehabilitation
-Key principles of evidence based therapeutic exercise for neck pain disorders.
-Presentation of the overall management of patients with neck pain disorders

Studies have documented various impairments in neuromuscular function of the cervical spine in people with neck pain. These changes in muscle behaviour are known to appear early after the onset of neck pain and do not automatically reverse over time in the absence of specific training interventions.

Such knowledge highlights the need for rehabilitation programs to incorporate training to address neuromuscular control as part of the overall management of a patient with neck pain. Contemporary exercise programs include a progressive range of specific exercises for the neck muscles which are based on precise movement analysis and muscle testing.

Relevant to clinical practice, such specific exercise programs to retrain muscle function in patients with neck pain have shown favourable responses in terms of improvements in pain, disability, and function. This approach to therapeutic exercise for the management of neck pain disorders will be presented within this clinical workshop.

TUTOR: Prof Deborah Falla
Professor Deborah Falla is Chair in Rehabilitation Science and Physiotherapy at the University of Birmingham, UK and is the Director of the Centre of Precision Rehabilitation for Spinal Pain (CPR Spine).

Her primary research interest is optimising the management of musculoskeletal disorders with a particular interest in spinal pain.

She has published over 170 papers in international, peer-reviewed journals, more than 200 conference papers/abstracts including over 30 invited/keynote lectures and has received several recognitions and awards for her work including the German Pain Research Prize in 2014, the George J. Davies - James A. Gould Excellence in Clinical Inquiry Award in 2009 and the Delsys Prize for Electromyography Innovation in 2004.

Professor Falla has delivered continuing education courses focused on neck pain to health care practitioners in over 20 countries. She is an author of three books including the latest entitled “Management of neck pain disorders: a research informed approach” (Elsevier). Professor Falla acts as an Associate Editor for Musculoskeletal Science & Practice, the Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology and IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering.

Life Fit Wellness
Falkirk Business Hub
Weir Street
Falkirk FK1 1RA

Course price: Early Bird price of £295 instead of the usual price of £320 until 30 January 2019.

For more info email [email protected] or www.vitalpm.com

Course Start Date:

19-20 September 2020 FALKIRK/SCOTLAND

Company Name:

Vital Performance Management

Contact Name:

Kasia Zielina

Contact Phone:


Contact Fax:


Contact Website:


Relisted Date:

10-01-2020 sep Unique Course Seeker Views: 182 sep Total Course Views: 911

Listing ID: 7742269

Contact the lister of this post directly using the form below.
Why not start a conversation today?
First Name: *
Surname: *
Contact Email: *  
Confirm Email: *   
Contact Phone (optional):
Country of Undergraduate Education: * 
Remember my details for future use:
Start a conversation: * Add an introductory message to accompany your enquiry

You have  characters left
Please copy the verification number into the box *

I acknowledge I have read & agree to the Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy on this website *  
Note: It is not permitted to use this form to sell, promote or advertise products or services


Copyright 2020 Physiobobs Jobs Limited. Follow us on twitter.com/physiobobsjobs
List you Physiotherapy Job today
Featured Listings
Physiotherapy Job in South East - GRAVESENDSouth East - GRAVESEND
Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist
We are well established Physiotherapy clinic and help RTA, private, medicolegal and private health insurance patients with Musculoskeletal and...
>> View Job Details
Physiotherapy Course in North East - Newcastle Upon TyneNorth East - Newcastle Upon Tyne
Acupuncture foundation course
BECOME THE GO-TO PHYSIOTHERAPIST IN YOUR REGION Physiotherapists who use acupuncture and dry needling offer more to their clients, ensuring...
>> View Course Details
Join our physiotherapists looking for work page