- June 14, 2019 - June 15, 2019
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
This course will review the current neuroscience with respect to the ‘Pusher Syndrome’ and will explore the clinical application of the Bobath concept in the assessment and treatment of the ‘pusher patient’. The course will include theoretical lectures, patient demonstrations, instructor-led clinical reasoning sessions and practical sessions.
- To gain an understanding of the current neuroscience related to the ‘Pusher Syndrome’.
- To gain an understanding of the relationship between CNS multisensory integration for body schema and fractionated movement and how this relates to the clinical application of the Bobath concept.
- To identify the signs and symptoms corresponding to the term ‘pusher syndrome’ and discuss the suitability of the term in relation to assessment and treatment.
- To understand the differences between ‘pusher syndrome’ and ‘pusher behaviour’.
- To gain an understanding of the clinical application of the Bobath concept related to the ‘pusher patient’ through instructor-led clinical reasoning sessions utilizing the Model of Bobath Clinical Practice.
June 14-15, 2019
A detailed schedule will be posted shortly.
Julie Vaughan-Graham PT, PhD
Advanced IBITA Instructor, Physio-Logic Rehabilitation Services, Toronto
Miguel Benito Garcia, PT, MSc., IBITA Advanced Course Instructor Candidate
Physio-Logic, Rehabilitation Services, Toronto
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 2 hours less than the course schedule
Lunch is not included in course fees. Coffee, tea, and snacks will be provided during breaks.
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