The elbow and wrist are common site of repetitive injury and trauma. With the increase in computer use there has been an increase in carpal tunnel syndrome. As people increase their activity with racquet sports, golf and strength training there has been greater reporting of tennis and golfer’s elbow. In this practical and hands on course you will learn the key anatomy, assessment and exercise rehabilitation programs for tennis elbow, golfers elbow, carpal tunnel syndrome and wrist fusion.
– The key structures involved in elbow and wrist
– Assessing the elbow and wrist to determine exercise readiness and progressions
– The four most common elbow and wrist injuries – tennis elbow, golfer’s elbow, carpal tunnel syndrome and wrist fusion
– Rehabilitation exercises and contraindications for the four most common elbow and wrist injuries will be discussed, demonstrated and practiced
CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS: 4 BCRPA / 4 BCAK / 4 CMTBC / CSEP 4 PDC
LOCATION: Douglas College (Royal Ave & 8th St) – New Westminster, BC
DATES: Sunday, December 8, 2013 – 1:15 pm to 5:30 pm (4 contact hours)
**** Please note, the next time this course will be offered is 2014 ****
Other courses occurring during this weekend:
– $97 plus HST – pre-registration, prior to November 25
– $127 plus HST – late registration, after November 26
Course fee includes comprehensive and detailed course manual.
ABOUT THE PRESENTER:
Rick Kaselj – MS, BSc, PK, CPT, CEP, CES
Rick Kaselj specializes in exercise rehabilitation, post-rehab, active rehabilitation, exercise therapy and corrective exercise. He works in one-on-one and group rehabilitation settings, training people who have been injured at work, in car accidents and during sport activities. His clients and group exercise participants include a wide variety of individuals from healthy and special populations. Rick has given over 233 presentations to 4531 fitness professionals and consumers across Canada while continuing to work in rehabilitation centers, physiotherapy clinics, fitness clubs and personal training studios. Rick recently completed his Masters of Science degree focusing on corrective exercise and therapeutic exercise for the rotator cuff. To reach Rick or learn about his exercise rehabilitation courses please visit Exercises For Injuries.
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11:00 am – 11:15 am –
11:15 am – 12:30 pm –
12:30 pm – 1:15 pm –
** Participants – if you have your own yoga/stretch mat and foam roller, please bring it with you to class.
Rick Kaselj, MS