Beyond the Manuals Workshops - Scoliosis Assessment and Pilates movement applications
Objective: This workshop provides a general introduction to what scoliosis is as well as the different kinds of scoliosis that exist and how to identify them. Learn about the different aspects of managing a client with scoliosis - from medical to physiotherapeutic, and movement.
Participants of this workshop will learn :
a) To identify a client with actual scoliosis vs a crooked spine due to tight muscles
b) To perform a quick functional/dynamic assessment of an individual with scoliosis in order to draw up a rehabilitation programme
c) When to refer a client to a physiotherapist or doctor
d) About the boundaries of working with a client with scoliosis