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Advanced Spasticity Workshop

Day One 12pm - 5pm & Day Two 8.30am - 5pm

Second Floor, Bolton One Building, University of Bolton, Deane Campus Bolton - BL3 5AB

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Please complete this Pre-Workshop Knowledge Evaluation

 

Pre Evaluation - Spasticity Workshop

A form to evaluate knowledge and understanding before attending the Spasticity workshop

1. How confident do you feel in your understanding of spasticity pathophysiology?(Required)
2. How confident do you feel in the assessment & treatment of spasticity?(Required)

We recommend one attendee per service to ensure fair access across the region

 

Advanced Spasticity Training.  Presented by Tim Walton, Clinical Lead Physiotherapist for Manchester Neurotherapy Centre

 

The Workshop learning outcomes are :

To clarify definitions and terminology used to describe the clinical consequences of the UMN with reference to ‘spasticity’

To review the range of pathophysiological mechanisms that may contribute to altered muscle activity and movement following an UMN lesion.

To consider the implications for therapeutic intervention to influence plastic reorganisation and functional movement recovery.

Clinical application of theoretical components through patient demonstration

Deepen specific handling skills with specific focus on the upper limb through practical sessions

 

This workshop is over one and a half days

Day one 12pm – 5pm

Day two 8.30am – 5pm

Campus Map link https://www.bolton.ac.uk/assets/Uploads/HowToFindUsMainReception.pdf

 

Places are available via the link to our Eventbrite page HERE

Places can only be reserved by making payment in full via the link.  The cost of the Workshop is £75 per person

Places are limited and will be allocated on a first come first served basis