Better Balance with ACTIVATOR Poles, Level 2

This online practical course is designed for physiotherapists and kinesiologists who are looking for a new tool to improve balance skills for clients with Parkinson’s, vestibular conditions, CVA, ABI and less-active older adults; or for operating fall prevention programs.

The course provides over 15 specific exercises and tips for how to use ACTIVATOR poles for exercises to address six components affecting balance: flexibility; strength and endurance; centre-of-gravity control training; multisensory training; postural strategy training and gait pattern enhancement; and variation training.

Prerequisite: Urban Poling ACTIVATOR Course, Level 1; or Urban Poling ACTIVATOR Fall Prevention Course, Level 1.

Designed for: Rehab professionals including PT, OT, RA, kinesiologists and exercise therapists.

Course includes:

• One-hour online course
• Handouts
Instructor: Cathy McNorgan, physiotherapist
Cost: 29.99

Other Webinars Available Upon Request (min. 12 participants):
• Cancer rehab
• Mental health
• Cardiac rehab
• Diabetes
• Post hip and knee surgery.

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Second Nature

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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