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Thursday, December 15, 2011

Sunday, December 11, 2011

Spinal, Pelvic & Scapular Stabilization: Matwork & Reformer Course - RMR1 (OAHU)

Spinal, Pelvic & Scapular Stabilization: Matwork & Reformer Course - RMR1 (OAHU) with Olivia Webster
ThuFriSatSunDate: 2/2/2012 - 2/5/2012 From: 11:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Spinal, Pelvic & Scapular Stabilization: Matwork & Reformer - RMR1 This course introduces you to the biomechanical principles of STOTT PILATES and their application to modified Matwork, light equipment and Reformer exercises. Emphasis is on lumbo-pelvic and shoulder girdle stabilization and the role they play in rehabilitation and injury prevention. Participants also learn the following: review of STOTT PILATES basic principles; identifying proper execution and movement patterns; effective verbal cueing and imagery; clinical problem solving using the STOTT PILATES method. View Course DetailsHide Course Details A focus on spinal, pelvic and scapular conditions. Over 90 exercises plus multiple modifications Prerequisites Applications are accepted from the following licensed or certified professionals only: Physiotherapists/Physical Therapists Occupational Therapists Chiropractors Osteopaths Medical Doctors or Sports Medicine Doctors professional with a minimum of 2 years of full time study from a certifying / licensing / degree granting institution in anatomy, physiology, injury prevention, exercise prescription with clinical experience, and has been granted the right to assess, diagnose, treat, and prescribe for the rehabilitation and / or prevention of injuries Duration 24 hours of instruction and supervised teaching Conducted over four days CECs 2.4 STOTT PILATES; Can-Fit-Pro FEE: $1,050.00 Plus Hawaii State Tax Olivia Webster DPT is the teacher
Spinal, Pelvic & Scapular Stabilization: Matwork & Reformer – RMR1 Required Materials RMR1 Support Material Book Comprehensive Matwork Manual Essential Reformer 2nd Ed. Manual Deposit and course fees are non-refundable. Deposits are non-transferable. Back Care Repertoire DVD (Back Care Level, Be Kind to Your Spine, Back Care Level 2, Pain Free Posture and Back Care Level 3, Standing Tall) Spinal, Pelvic & Scapular Stabilization with Reformer & Vertical Frame DVD Optional Materials Intermediate Reformer 2nd Ed. Manual Essential Matwork, 3rd Ed. DVD Intermediate Matwork, 3rd Ed. DVD Complete Barrel Repertoire DVD V2 Max Plus Programming DVD

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Pilates and Rheumatoid arthritis

We have a new client that came into the studio in a wheel chair with severe Rheumatoid arthritis. After her first session she was already feeling better.
 It is a painful and sometimes debilitating condition that affects millions of people around the world. Fortunately, certain exercises can relieve some of the symptoms associated with the disease. Pilates is commonly recommended for patients with rheumatoid arthritis.