Elizabeth Wilson leads this intensive and enlightening 1 day workshop that will give you a practical approach to managing clients with Scoliosis. Walk away with enhanced practical knowledge of Scoliosis from early age thru adulthood. Learn about the pathologies, limitations and comorbidities; how to identify what is and is not important when assessing movement of individuals with Scoliosis.
You will apply the Polestar Principles and Polestar Pilates exercises to aid in interventions and to improve function. Discussion will include a review of practical applications of Pilates exercises for both corrective and facilitative approaches to treating Scoliosis. Polestar introduces the use of special props and small apparatus including the BAC discs for safe interventions and home exercise programs.
As a pre-requisite, you’ll have completed a Comprehensive Pilates teacher training program such as Polestar Pilates Studio or Polestar Pilates for Rehabilitation.
The workshop fee of $500 includes morning and afternoon teas as well as GST. Students are responsible for all personal extras, such as travel and accommodation and personal supplies and lunch during the course dates.
Early Bird discount of $35 applies only when registered and paid in full prior to 23 March ’18.
This course is taught by Liz Wilson from Perth, Australia. She is the owner/director of The Perth Pilates Studio and a member of the Australian Pilates Method Association (APMA) as a Level 2 (Practitioner). She holds certifications in mat, studio and rehabilitation Pilates and is a certified personal trainer and SmartBall rehabilitation practitioner. She is currently completing a degree in physiotherapy.
Liz has worked with a wide variety of clients including dancers from the West Australian Ballet and athletes from the West Australian Institute of Sport. As a Polestar Educator Liz conducts teacher training programs throughout Australasia and gives regular continuing education workshops for organizations such as the APMA and special interest groups of the Australian Physiotherapy Association.
Please ensure to familiarise yourself with our Registration Policies (incl. Cancellations and Transfers) on this page before you register.