Home / Courses / Soft Tissue Massage for Older People

Soft Tissue Massage for Older People


Course: Soft tissue massage for older people

This course is appropriate for AHPRA qualified physiotherapists only*

Practical workshop designed specifically for practitioners working with older patients. The course will cover topics such as: practitioner safety including correct postures: hand positions and table heights; common practitioner injuries, their symptoms and how to avoid them; the advantages and disadvantages of different lubricants. It will also include the demonstration of a variety of commonly used soft tissue techniques focusing on the intent, application, considerations and benefits of each technique with several case studies. Participants will have the opportunity to practice each technique and revise their surface anatomy and palpation skills. The workshop will also summarise current research on the topic


Presenter Shauna Riley, APAM, physiotherapist and sports massage therapist

 

Date 2 June 2018

 

Time 9.00am – 3.00pm

 

Registration closes 20 May 2018

 

Sessions:

Location Address Dates
New South Wales North Ryde Start date: 02 Jun 2018 09:00
End date: 02 Jun 2018 15:00