ACTIVATOR Course – Section 7a
This section discusses conditions which may require individual considerations before you can use poles with your clients.
- What changes do you find with John, who has an ABI, walking with and without poles?
- What contraindications may prevent ACTIVATOR poles from being appropriate?
- Can you think of 3 clients that would benefit from using ACTIVATOR poles?
Active Living Webinar Series – see recorded webinars with guest speakers on www.urbanpoling.com under “Education”
More information on Specific Conditions can be found on www.urbanpoling.com under “Health+Research”
Printable information sheets on different conditions can be found on www.urbanpoling.com under “Health+Research”
The most important aspect of Nordic walking is to just enjoy yourself. After a while, the technique will become second nature and you will feel confident, efficient, and ready to take on the world!
– Mandy Shintani, OT
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