• September 27, 2018 - March 17, 2019
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

This is a clinical course comprising of 4 instructor led 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.

Course Dates:
Session 1: September 27 – 30, 2018
Session 2: October 20 – 22, 2018
Session 3: November 10 – 13, 2018. NOTE: This is Remembrance Day weekend
Session 4: March 14 – 17, 2019

Course is open to PT’s and OT‘s who have completed the pre-requisites.

For more information, read the complete course description.

Course Location:
Neuro-Ability Rehabilitation Services
675 East 17th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5V 1B5
Courses at Neuro-Ability – Vancouver


Catherine Eustace BAppSc(PT), Member of CPA, Advanced IBITA Instructor

Course Pre-requisite:

There is NO PRE REQUISITE 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 e mail with their application. Out of province participants must scan and email proof of temporary registration in 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.

Lunch is not included in course fees. Coffee, tea and snacks will be provided during breaks.


Venue Website:

675 East 17th Ave, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V5V 1B5


Neuro-Ability Rehabilitation Services is located at 675 East 17th Ave on the North-West corner of Fraser St and East 17th Ave. Access is from East 17th Ave.

For clients there is FREE parking at the rear of the building on East 17th Ave.
For therapists there is free parking available on the street. Take care to read the parking signs.

Public Transit
The “#99 express bus”  stops at Fraser and Broadway
The “#8 bus”  runs along Fraser and stops at the clinic
The “#19 bus”  runs along Kingsway and stops less than 2 blocks from the clinic

We’ll provide tea/coffee and healthy snacks. You are encouraged to bring your own re-useable drink container please.
You can bring your own lunch or purchase lunch from a range of local eateries a 5-minute walk.

Best Western Uptown Plus and the Holiday Inn Vancouver Centre are the closest hotels. There are also  several Airbnb and VBRO suites in the area.

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