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Workshop: Post Rehab Exercise for Stroke (PRES)

June 8, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Post Rehab Exercise for Stroke (PRES) – Canadian Centre for Activity and Aging – Western University

The goal of this workshop is to provide senior fitness instructors with the tools to develop and instruct a community-based physical activity program for stroke survivors after discharge from rehabilitation. PRES is based on the CCAA research examining the effectiveness of the Fitness and Mobility Exercise (FAME) Program, which has shown to improve balance, endurance, and walking speed in stroke survivors. Length: 6 hours, Prerequisite(s): training in one or more CCAA workshops FFOA, RCET, FF ADP or SFIC is recommended, Registration Fee: $150.00 + applicable provincial tax.

Post Rehab Exercise for Stroke (PRES) – Canadian Centre for Activity and Aging – Western University

Training Topics

  • Client assessments and evaluation tools
  • Effective communication while instructing safe exercises
  • Outcome-based exercises with progressions

Post Rehab Exercise for Stroke (PRES) – Canadian Centre for Activity and Aging – Western University

Who Should Take PRES?

  • Senior Fitness Instructors
  • Individuals with interest in improving the quality of life of stroke survivors

For more information and how to register: http://www.uwo.ca/ccaa/training/workshops/pres.html

Details

Date:
June 8, 2017
Time:
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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