- November 2, 2019 - May 29, 2020
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
This is a clinical course comprising of clinical learning sessions, and a guided self-directed case report. This course utilizes lectures, practical sessions, patient demonstrations and patient treatment sessions to integrate theory and practical knowledge, with respect to the Bobath concept, in the treatment of the patient with neurological dysfunction.
Participants will be instructed in the Bobath Concept with respect to the assessment, treatment and management of adult neurological conditions. The practical application of contemporary research findings will be emphasized to promote “best practice”. Therapists will have the opportunity to work with a variety of clinical diagnoses including, CVA, ABI & iSCI, at various stages of recovery. This course has a practical emphasis to enable therapists the opportunity to develop handling skills.
November 9, 10 & 11 2019 PLEASE NOTE THIS IS REMEMBRANCE DAY HOLIDAY
The course is open to PT’s and OT‘s who have completed the pre-requisites.
For more information, read the complete course description
To be announced
There is NO PREREQUISITE for the Basic Bobath Course. CBIA 2 or 3-Day Introductory Courses or an NDTA Introductory Course are strongly recommended. Applicants who have completed an Introductory CBIA or NDTA Course must scan their course certificate and email with their application. Out of province participants must scan and email proof of temporary registration in the relevant province within one week of course.
Applicants will be notified by email of their acceptance or rejection. Payment will be returned to unsuccessful candidates.
All participants must sign a waiver and a manual handling disclosure to participate in practical component.
Please wear appropriate clothing for undressing during practical sessions,
e.g. shorts, sports bra.
A certificate cannot be issued if non-attendance to the course is > than 1 day. Also, successful completion and submission of a self-directed case report is also required.
Neuro-Ability Rehabilitation Services / Vancouver Community College
Lunch is not included in course fees. Coffee, tea and snacks will be provided during breaks.
Vancouver Community College
1120 East 7th
Entrance on East 7th
Pay Parking available on East 7th. Street parking free but availability limited
Vancouver Community College Sky train station within easy walking distance
Bike parking at entrance
Broadway bus within easy walking distance
www.vcc.ca/about-vcc/contact-us.cfm Broadway Campus. Get directions
Please note it is NOT 1155 East Broadway but the building next to it
Course will be held in Room 4217. Signs will be posted the first day. Enter thru Main Entrance. Take Elevator to 4th floor where room 4217 is located.
There is a cafeteria in in the Broadway building for lunch or you can bring your own lunch and store it in the refrigerator on the fourth floor.