Evidence-Based Practical Application for the Treatment of Cerebral Palsy for Therapy Assistants and Technicians

Event details

£180

Florence Nightingale Community Hospital

London Road
Derby
DE1 2QY
United Kingdom

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52.9152845, -1.4675936

Event Organiser

NCORE (National Centre of Rehabilitation Education)

01332 254679

uhdb.ncore@nhs.net

https://www.ncore.org.uk

When:  13th - 14th February 2023

Where:   Florence Nightingale Community Hospital, Derby

Trainer:  Dr Pauline Christmas

Overview

This course is designed for therapy assistants and technicians and offers a comprehensive overview of important aspects of therapy for the child with cerebral palsy. It is a practical course designed to apply the latest evidence to practice and uses a combination of lectures, video analysis, case presentations and practical sessions. At the end of each day there are questions to test learning. Delegates will receive a certificate of attendance.

    Learning Outcomes

    Following completion of the course participants will have gained an understanding of:

    • How the different types of cerebral palsy present and how the child’s activity and development may be affected.
    • Some underlying principles of assessment and treatment from an Evidence-based perspective and when and how they may be used.
    • How therapists may apply Evidence-based practice to everyday activities.
    • The role of play in therapeutic intervention.
    • The role of equipment in therapeutic intervention.

    Who will Benefit

    This course is designed for therapy assistants and technicians and offers a comprehensive overview of important aspects of therapy for the child with cerebral palsy.

    Fee:  £180