Introduction to Neuro-Developmental Treatment – Five Day Course

baby_lean1This course is designed to acquaint physiotherapists, occupational therapists and speech and language pathologists working with children with motor dysfunction due to cerebral palsy with an introduction to the Neurodevelopmental Treatment Approach. Participants will experience typical development and atypical development, broadening their understanding of the movement challenges faced by their clients. Practicums and treatment demonstrations will augment didactic instruction.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Day One

8:30 Registration
9:00 Neuro-Developmental Treatment Concepts
10:30 Typical Development
12:00 Lunch
1:00 Typical Development and Practicum
4:30 Adjourn

Day Two
9:00 Typical Development Observation of Babies
10:15 Typical Development
12:00 Lunch
1:00 Atypical Development
2:30 Treatment Demonstration
4:00 Atypical Development Practicum
5:00 Adjourn

Day Three
9:00 Atypical Development
10:30 Treatment Practicums with children
12:00 Lunch
1:00 Treatment Demonstration
Handling Practicum
4:30 Adjourn

Day Four
9:00 Treatment Concepts
10:30 Handling Practicum
12:00 Lunch
1:00 Treatment Practicums with children
2:30 Treatment Demonstration
4:00 Treatment Concepts
5:00 Adjourn

Day Five
9:00 Handling Practicum
10:30 Treatment Practicums with Children
12:00 Lunch
1:00 Treatment Demonstration
2:30 Treatment Concepts
4:00 Adjourn

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