Training for Osteoarthritis

by Tanya Thompson

Training for Osteoarthritis


Outline of course: Training for Osteoarthritis                       

The fundamentals of training a client or patient with Osteoarthritis is addressed in this course. Look at the theory behind Osteoarthritis: the precautions, risks and symptoms as well as the goals for their exercise program. Learn a comprehensive Osteoarthritic focused exercise program that will ensure safety for your client or patient when exercising. The program illustrates modifications and assists that are relevant to making their program safe and effective and will encourage joint care and longevity.

                       

Aim: 

This course enables the Movement Professional to teach an Osteoarthritic exercise class with safety and efficiency in mind. They will gain insight into the finer details of Osteoarthritis and what the necessities are when teaching an Osteoarthritic client movement and exercise. The Movement Professional will then be able to offer their client or patient a class with the ultimate goal being joint care and longevity.

                       

Course description:

                       

  •  What is Osteoarthritis
  •  Chondrocyte – Cartilage Cell
  •  The Role of Exercise for Osteoarthritis
  •  Risks and precautions
  •  Goals for the program
  • The exercise program
  • Conclusion

  • Course requirements:                            

  •  Computer, Internet, Manual (to be printed off of website), stationery
  • Small equipment (arc or bosu, band, mat, 65cm ball, box or bench, foam roller, tone loop)                  

                                                       


    

Training for Osteoarthritis- Preview

Training for Osteoarthritis- Part 1

Training for Osteoarthritis- Part 2

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Course Info

Updated
Feb 19, 2020
Duration
01:09
REPs UAE
1.00
Level
All levels
Price
$ 29.00

Teacher

Tanya Thompson

Tanya Thompson

Tanya Thompson is the owner and founder of Pilates Unlimited. Tanya has been in the wellness industry since 1998. Her company has over 180 000 hours of experience in movement and rehabilitation. Pilates Unlimited has helped thousands of people achieve a holistic approach to health. Pilates Unlimited is blessed with clients that have been with them from the first day that they opened their doors. They are committed to offering a warm and inviting environment for all their clients in their beautiful studio. Tanya has also developed and presented specialized courses to assist health care professionals, Pilates instructors and personal trainers improve their patients or clients results through movement and exercise.

 

Her company has launched a new product called Of-Courseonline.com, which is focused on post education for all movement professionals across the globe. Of-CourseOnline currently has members in South Africa, USA, UK, UAE, India, China, Australia, Namibia, Botswana, Switzerland and Belgium.