Neuromuscular Conditioning for Rehabilitation; Incorporating Scientific Principles to Enhance Outcomes – With Dr Claire Minshull; Dubai, UAE
07-10 March 2018
Course times : 3pm – 9pm on days 1&2 and 9am – 5pm on days 3 & 4.
Components and determinants of neuromuscular activation
Essential components of muscle function for dynamic joint stability (time frame for injury)
Defining muscle performance: strength; endurance; power
How to really rehabilitate strength
Programme design and delivery
Specificity; ensuring the desired stimulus-response
Overload and progression
Day 2 ***
Programme design and delivery
Programme design, assessment for progression
Rehabilitation of specific components of muscle function (activation, strength, speed of force production)
Circumventing pain and inhibition
Establishing a hierarchy of importance for rehabilitation based on population, function and goals
Capacity vs capability – how full is the tank (capacity) and can we access it all (capability)
*** involves practical work in a gym setting
• Expansion of knowledge on detailed aspects of neuromuscular function;
• Key principles that drive adaptation and thus recovery (contractile and non-contractile tissue);
• Develop immediately deployable skills and techniques to enhance clinical rehabilitation practice and the subtle, but important changes that can translate into big gains for patients;
• Design of resistance-based rehabilitation interventions to promote progressive and long-term gains separately for indices of muscle activation, force production and strength;
• Detailed appreciation of contemporary issues in scientific research and how to apply the concepts of cross-education and non-concurrent training to rehabilitation to enhance outcomes;
• Practical programme design and evaluation and assessment.
This course is perfect for you if you work with athletes / clients and incorporate athletic rehabilitation into your clinical work.
Scope of practice; Physiotherapists, sports trainers and rehabilitators, personal trainers, osteopaths, chiropractors, sports therapists; upper and lower limb specialists.
You will be awarded a Certificate of attendance at the end of the course.
This is a very intense course using a high standards of practical skill; therefore you must be an experienced therapist to attend this course e.g. Osteopath, Chiropractor, Physiotherapist, Sports Therapist, or be a student of Osteopathy and / or Chiropractic with an excellent knowledge of Mobilisation / Manipulative techniques.
Only very safe techniques will be taught.
Balens and Co will provide the necessary insurance for this course but only for qualified Physiotherapists, Osteopaths and Chiropractors. If you are a Sports Therapist or Sports Massage Therapist then you will need to contact your own insurance company prior to attending this course.
A Club Physio Courses registration includes:
• Most supplies needed for the course as suggested by the instructor; you may be requested to bring along some equipment needed for the course and in your clinic thereafter.
• An electronic course manual (you can choose to print it out or save and bring it along on your laptop / tablet; please bring extra writing paper should you wish to make extra notes;
• Tea / coffee / snacks on each day;
• A signed certificate of attendance.
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View the course times:
- Course times : 3pm – 9pm on days 1&2 and 9am – 5pm on days 3 & 4.
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