Pilates for Scoliosis Course St. Louis University

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PILATES ADAPTATIONS FOR PEOPLE WITH SCOLIOSIS

SUPPORTING THE TEACHINGS OF THE SCHROTH METHOD

AUGUST 11-13 2017

St. Louis, Missouri

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DAY ONE Introductory Course (may be taken as stand alone course):

Introduction to Pilates Adaptations for People with Scoliosis 

Supporting the Teachings of the Schroth Method

 This 1-day course presents theory and evidence behind conservative care for Idiopathic Scoliosis (IS) and introduces modifications to Pilates exercises based on the evidence supporting teachings of the Schroth Method. Format: 4:1 Lecture/Lab

 

Click Here for Introductory Course registration

 

2 DAY Course (pre-requisite is Introductory course):

Pilates Adaptations for People with Scoliosis

Supporting the Teachings of the Schroth Method

This 2-day course expands upon the theory and evidence supporting conservative care for Idiopathic Scoliosis (IS) presented in the introductory course, includes conservative care for thoracic hyper-kyphosis and features dynamic skills labs that focus on assessment and Pilates Mat modifications. Pre-req: Introduction to Pilates Adaptations for People with Scoliosis. Format: 1:4 Lecture /Lab

LOCATION: St. Louis University   St. Louis, Missouri

Click Here for 2 Day course registration (Pre-requisite Day One Introductory Course)

COST

Day 1:                        August 11, 2017          $300 : EARLY BIRD: $240  expires July 1 (One Day)

Day 2+3:                   August 12-13, 2017    $600 : EARLY BIRD: $525  expires July 1 (2 Days – Pre-requisite Day 1)

Day 1, 2 + 3:             August 11-13, 2017    $900 : EARLY BIRD: $765  expires July 1 (3 Days)

Course Instructors:

Hagit Berdishevsky, PT, MSPT, DPT, MDT

Cert. Schroth-Barcelona Institute Educator

 

Lise Stolze, MPT, DSc, PMA®-CPT

Schroth-Barcelona Certified Therapist

Polestar Pilates Educator

Course Participants:

  1. Pilates instructors
  2. PSSE/Schroth trained physical therapists
  3. Physical therapists
  4. Scoliosis patients using PSSE/Schroth Method

 

 

For a Perspective on Exercise and Scoliosis:

 Visit my blog post:  What Are the Best Exercises for Scoliosis? 

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Pre Course Reading:

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Monticone – Italian RCT of Effectivness of PSSE

Predicting pain in future with Scoliosis

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Natural history of Progressive Adult Scoliosis (1)

Scoliosis-Specific exercises can reduce the progression of severe curves in adult idiopathic scoliosis- a long-term cohort study