Exercise for long term neurological conditions (Wright Foundation)

Course to develop the knowledge and understanding of exercise professionals to support people with the most common neurological conditions

Location
Various
Cost
£625
Duration
5 days
Event / learning type
Continuing professional development

Who is the course for?

This course is for health and exercise professionals to guide individuals who are living with a long term neurological condition through exercise. It covers the most common neurological conditions:

  • Acquired brain injury
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Motor Neurone Disease
  • Neuromuscular conditions

It helps professionals to guide more people in managing their condition, leading to a healthier and more active lifestyle.

What will participants learn?

The learning outcomes and objectives of the course include:

  • Overview of the nervous system
  • Investigations in neurological medicine
  • Common neurological conditions
  • Neurological exercise principles and prescription
  • Posture and balance
  • Exercise considerations for neurological populations
  • Mental health and neurological populations
  • Preparation for exercise referral
  • Motivation and behaviour change

How does it work?

For further details, course brochure and application details please visit:

www.wrightfoundation.com/neurological.php 

Tel: +44 1307 469055

Email: [email protected]