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Strength and Balance Workshop for Allied Health Professionals

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The Boulevard Centre

99 The Boulevard

Floreat, WA 6014

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Join Injury Matters as we learn about the concepts behind effective strength and balance training for falls prevention, which programs are most effective for individual target audiences and modifications to suit an individual’s needs.

This Stay on Your Feet® workshop will be a practical focus on strategies for preventing falls in older adults will be tailored to meet the needs of Allied Health Professionals (Physiotherapists and OT's). The workshop aims to:

  • Improve awareness of how to improve strength and balance in older adults.

  • Increase understanding of how to reduce poor strength and balance in older adults to prevent falls.

  • Improve skills and knowledge of effective strategies to improve strength and balance in older adults.

The workshop will include concepts of LiFE (Lifestyle-integrated Functional Exercise), OTAGO, NO Falls and also Tai Chi and will be facilitated by Tony Petta, Senior Physiotherapist, Falls Clinic (Department of Health) and Sam Sujatna, Master Tai Chi instructor.

Tickets $25

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  • Participants can transfer their registration to another person if they are unable to attend.
  • Cancellation requests must be received in writing via email info@injurymatters.org.au
  • Cancellations received more than 3 working days prior to the start of the training will incur a 20% administration fee of the full workshop cost.
  • Non-attendance or cancellations received within 2 working days of the start of the workshop will incur the full fee.

The Know Injury program is provided by Injury Matters in partnership with the Department of Health WA.

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The Boulevard Centre

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Floreat, WA 6014

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