Scoliosis Seminars and Education
This page is dedicated to our list of scoliosis seminars and education workshops and webinars for doctors, allied health professionals, fitness professionals, patients and families.
Scoliosis for Personal Trainers, Gym Instructors and Exercise Physiologists
Approved by 2CEC by Fitness Australia, this course is a short online course for fitness professionals who train clients with Scoliosis. It is a ‘Do No Harm’ approach whereby the client may be trying to keep fit and healthy and the Fitness Professional is empowering them to make this happen. It is not intended to train you to ‘treat’ clients. Enrol now!.
For Parents: Introduction to Scoliosis for Parents of Children with Juvenile Idiopathic Scoliosis (JIS) or Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis (AIS).
A Scoliosis seminar for parents of children with Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis or Juvenile Idiopathic Scoliosis. This is a short introduction into the world of scoliosis and treatment options. It can be a challenge to sift through Google and know what is the best information. This short seminar is intended to get you started on your journey to help empower you with some basic knowledge and a starting point. Cost $20 USD to rent for three days. Click here to pay and download.
Scoliosis Update for GPs and Allied Health Professionals
We can organise to come to your location or hold an event in our clinic. In the past we have held update sessions for GPs and Allied Health Professionals interested in learning more about scoliosis. Contact us if you would like to know more. Examples of content that can be covered includes, but is not limited to:
- accurate assessment of scoliosis
- conservative management options
- literature updates
- understanding conservative therapy options
- referral process and processes
- holistic management.
To find out more email: email@example.com or call (02) 89140508
Webinar: An Introduction to Scoliosis for Allied Health Professionals
This one hour webinar has been designed for allied health professionals who are looking to start to develop their knowledge in the world of scoliosis. Too many adolescents are still experiencing the ‘wait and see’ approach, or being ‘missed’ altogether in areas where school screening is not available.
This is an introduction which includes an overview of:
1. What is Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis (AIS)
2. Classifications of AIS
3. Current treatment guidelines for AIS.
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Rosemary is a physiotherapist with twenty years of experience in physiotherapy, fitness consulting and training. She is now completely dedicated to the world of Scoliosis. She has travelled overseas multiple times. She was certified in New York as a Schroth Method of Scoliosis treatment under the Barcelona School of Physical Therapy (BSPTS). She has also been trained in the SEAS method – the Scientific Exercise Approach to Scoliosis. She has travelled to Dubrovnik, Croatia for the 14th Annual SOSORT meeting and also attended the 15th meeting in San Francisco in April 2019. In 2019 she visited Dr. Rigo (the head of BSPTS) in Barcelona and ISICO (Italian Spine Institute) in Milan. Rosemary is a member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA) and The International Society of Scoliosis Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Treatment (SOSORT) and has completed ISICO World Masters course (granted ‘Outstanding Achievement’) for scoliosis run by ISICO in Italy. She has recently completed ‘Writing in the Sciences’, an online course by Stanford University. To find out more visit her website.
Contact us to organise a course in your facility with one or more of our team members.