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In this full day course, learn how to walk using the Urban Poling method of Nordic walking as well as the adapted Activator model and method for clinical conditions. In addition, this extended course includes a more in depth and practical component of the adaption of the Activator technique for different chronic conditions and innovative exercises.
Price includes a set of Activator poles
Motivate your clients while significantly improving treatment outcomes for balance, core strength, posture, endurance; reducing impact on lower extremities and joints; and promoting functional gait patterns.
In this full day course, learn how this dynamic evidence-based patent pending tool is revolutionizing rehabilitation and is being used extensively in all continuum’s of health care and has many benefits compared to passive mobility devices such as canes, crutches and even walkers.
This extended course includes a more in depth and practical component of the adaption of the Activator technique for different chronic conditions and innovative exercises with excerpts from leading physiotherapists including; Dr. Becky Farley PhD, Judy Boivin, Peter Vavougois, Lisa Roberts, Cathy McNorgan and researcher Dr. Daniel Bechard.
They have been instrumental in promoting an upright posture and a functional walking pattern compared to canes and walkers. In my opinion they facilitate rehabilitation and return patients to optimal function faster.”
Dr. Charles G. Fisher MD MHSc FRCSC, Past President of the Canadian Spine Society
Target Audience: Physiotherapists, occupational therapists, exercise physiologists,