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October 2019

1 Day Workshop – Postural Seating Mobility (6 CPD Points)

25 October 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sitwell, 41 11th Avenue, Highlands North
Johannesburg, Gauteng 2090 South Africa
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Course outline: A combination of theory and practical 7 Basic Principles of Seating Basic concepts applicable to “fixed postures”, dynamic postures, growth, deterioration, active and inactive users. Interview with an active wheelchair user – importance aspects of seating for a T9 lesion, T8 to T12 fused Para, what’s the best cushion, basics of self-propulsion, overcoming barriers in the built environment. Postural Assessment: in the Wheelchair and on the Plinth Pressure and Cushions: Waterlow Score as a means of determining pressure…

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