Exploring Functional Patterns of Movement for Therapy Assistants

Event details


Florence Nightingale Community Hospital

London Road
United Kingdom

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52.9152845, -1.4675936

Event Organiser

NCORE (National Centre of Rehabilitation Education)

01332 254679



Exploring Functional Patterns of Movement for Therapy Assistants

Date:  5th October 2022

Venue: Florence Nightingale Community Hospital, London Road, Derby DE1 2QY.

Trainer:  Erica Malcolm MCSP

Specialist Neurological Therapy Services (SNTS)

Consultant To and Founder of Physio Where You Are

Specialist Mobile Neurological Therapy Team



A course for therapy assistants working with the patient with acquired neurological damage.


    Course Aims

    This course will look in depth at the movements of:

    • Moving in bed
    • Moving from lying to sitting to lying
    • Moving from sitting to standing to sitting
    • Moving on a chair and from chair to chair


    Learning Outcomes

    By the end of the course the participants will be able to:

    • Clinically reason the most effective way to move an individual in order to promote positive neuroplastic change for future independent functional activity.


    Attendance Information

    • Attendance Certificate: Yes



    • £130


    Additional Information

    • Please Note: This is not a manual handling training course.