Description

DURATION:  2 days/ 11.5 hours

PREREQUISITES: Body Massage Diploma, Level 3 Anatomy and Physiology

This course is intended for anyone who has already undertaken basic body massage/sports massage  training:-

  • to develop their knowledge and skills in treating children(or adults) with cerebral palsy
  • to gain understanding of the different types of cerebral palsy
  • to be able to offer much needed treatment for physically disabled children which is in short supply and often difficult to access

CPD POINTS: 10

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • to develop your knowledge of the types and causes of cerebral palsy and how it presents itself in the body
  • to identify the contraindications and precautions that you should take when treating a client with cerebral palsy
  • to familiarise yourself with the common gait patterns in a client with cerebral palsy
  • to understand the difference between hypotonia and hypertonia in terms of massage techniques and goals
  • to be able to offer much needed treatment for physically disabled children which is in short supply and often difficult to access

ASSESSMENT

Theory assessment only – The overall pass mark must exceed 80%.

Contact

E: sam@medicalmassagelady.com
T: 07736104738

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