Dynamic Exercises with Poles!
Learn about 20 new dynamic exercises to improve outcomes for balance, strengthening and increased range of motion. Enhance your exercise programs with poles for an upper and lower body movement flow while promoting proper posture. Improve compliance with your prescription for home based exercises with an enjoyable and novel way to exercise. Learn how to use poles together with your client to facilitate greater movement of their affected arm for clients with strokes and Parkinson’s. This 30 minute webinar will teach rehabilitation professionals innovative seated, standing and pre-gait exercise using ACTIVATOR Poles for Parkinson’s stroke, pre/post hip and knee surgery, shoulder rehab, spinal conditions and for Fall Prevention programs. Many of these exercises can be found on a new App called PT Helper.
Date: Wed April 24, 2019 at noon to 12:30 pm EST (9 am PST) Canada and USA
Presenter: Mandy Shintani, BSc ()T), MA Developer of ACTIVATOR Poles
Audience: Rehabilitation Professionals
Unable to attend at this time? Receive a link to a recording with registration. Link via email will be sent in 5 days after the webinar.
Sample Exercises Found on PT Helper App
Poles assist in maintaining proper posture but at times you may find yourself leaning forward. Remember to keep your spine erect, tummy tucked in, eyes forward, chin tucked and shoulders relaxed. And just one more thing to remember, have fun with it!
–Barb Gormley, Director of Education
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