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Year 2020
October 2020

Stroke Rehab: Assist clients In Stroke Rehabilitation (Physiotherapy domain) basic level - part 1

October 28, 2020

Stroke rehabilitation is an important part of recovery after stroke. Join this course to gain fundamental knowledge of stroke rehabilitation and learn to assist clients in their rehabilitation.

Course objectives

  • An overview of stroke care
  • Understand principles of stroke rehab and neuroplasticity
  • Appreciate patient-centred care model
  • Identify abnormal sitting and standing posture
  • Recognise common compensations in body posture of persons with stroke
  • Perform practical skills including:

‐Bed mobility and transfer

‐Basic lower limb rehab intervention with proper positioning and handling

‐Range of motion, muscle strength and muscle tone basic assessment

Course outline (1 Full day + 2 Half days)

Day 1:

  • Overview of stroke
  • Neuroplasticity
  • Patient-centred care
  • Normal sitting and standing posture
  • Abnormal sitting and standing posture
  • Bed mobility and transfers

Day 2:

  • Common compensation patterns
  • Basic assessment and handling skills
  • Stretching and limb exercises; use of aids and equipment

Day 3:

  • Skills competency assessment

CLICK HERE FOR COURSE DATES, FEES AND OTHER INFORMATION

REGISTER through your organisation’s designated AIC LMS Administrator :

https://lms.aic-learn.sg/lms/app/SYS_login.aspx

Enquiries

68952786, sla_admin@stluke.org.sg

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