APCP North East Region - Rebound Therapy Workshop

Event details

9.00am - 5.00pm
£55.00 APCP members / £100.00 non-members

Hadrian School,Bertram Crescent, Newcastle upon Tyne NE15 6PY

View map

54.9750556, -1.6671016

Event Organiser

There are no specific pre-requisite qualifications or previous experience necessary for attendance on this course.  It is open to physiotherapists and physiotherapy assistants.

Speaker and Objectives

  • David Tully - National Rebound Therapy Tutor

The programme will cover

  • Assembling / dissembling trampoline
  • Practical session for learners
  • Key contra indications
  • Therapeutic effects of the trampoline
  • Physiological effects of the trampoline
  • Pupil & site risk assessment
  • Control of bed (kipping-damping-powering)
  • Observation skills
  • Practical session PMLD – MLD - ASD
  • Use of equipment supports
  • Assessment and progressions
  • Sensory activities
  • Rational / code of practice / glossary
  • Practice shapes for learners
  • Progressions with contra indications and safety factors
  • Discussion of critical scenario
  • Games
  • Practice own skills shapes
  • Disassemble trampolines