This class is hosted by Pisces Aquatic Services, an ATU affiliate. Due to unforeseen circumstances, schedules, instructors and/or meals may need to be changed without notice. Full refund minus $175 administration fee for cancellations 30 days prior to the course date. The fee is non-refundable for cancellations after the 30 day deadline, which is October 4, 2017. Students may transfer their registration to another co-worker or colleague with advanced notification. In the event that class is canceled by Pisces Aquatic Services, a full refund will be issued.
Document medical necessity for aquatic therapy and locate what payers (including Medicare) have to say about its use for balance and fall prevention (lecture)
Discounted Hotel Room Rate: $80 / night
Location: Holiday Inn - Westchase
Dates: November 4 - 5, 2017
Instructor: Andrea Salzman, MS, PT, MAqM, PAqM, GAqM
Credits: 16.0 hrs (19 CCUs for FSBPT)
ATU Course #: GE801
November 4th - November 5th, 2017
Novel Aquatic Balance, Proprioception & Fall Prevention Strategies
Pisces Aquatic Services
* All split payment obligations should be paid in full by October 4, 2017. Initial split payment reserves your seat for the event. If second payment is not received, initial payment will be forfeited.
A 16 hour in-service packed into 2 days. Designed to progress beyond the commonly used methods of challenging balance and proprioception in the water. Provides adaptations appropriate for both children and adults. Includes research findings which support balance and proprioceptive training in water. Provides in-water instruction of: Andrea Salzman's adaptations of the Berg, Aquatic Blanket Drills (ABD), Aquatic Sensory Integration (ASI), rhythmic stabilization, modified underwater weight-bearing, developmental sequencing (on mat and pool bottom), and other novel methods to hone balance, gait, and proprioceptive skills.
*** Location has been changed due to previous facility requiring emergency repairs ***
Holiday Inn - Westchase
10609 Westpark Dr.
Houston, TX 77042