Pilates Reformer Therapy Course

Course Introduction Video

Introduction

Introduction

Through this Pilates reformer therapy course you will learn how to rehabilitate common injuries or movement restrictions through using this genius method and equipment through this Pilates Reformer Therapy Exercise course. The first course of its kind, written by physiotherapists and lead clinical pilates reformer practitioners. This course is an excellent progression for any level 3 advanced reformer trainers who are both qualified in mat and reformer Pilates basics. Our expert international presenters will teach you how to rehabilitate the joint complex movements through a six week programme of release, mobility and therapy exercises. You will learn the advanced anatomy of the ankle, knee, hip, spine and shoulder joint complex’s in this Therapy Exercise Course. You will be able to understand the most common injuries or restrictions to the joint complex’s and the pathophysiology of dysfunctional movement patterns. You will be taught progressive 6 week programmes for each joint complex. You will be able to use these six week programmes to affect change in the movement patterns of your clients. Each programme uses release methods, mobility sequences and Pilates reformer strengthening exercises to re-establish the correct movement pattern and improve movement and posture.

This course is internationally accepted and recognised by REPs & CIMSPA.

Hours Summary

  • One day advanced level 4 anatomy & physiology
  • One day advanced biomechanics of movement
  • One day theory of musculoskeletal conditions of each joint complex
  • One day of mat based exercise therapy
  • Two days of advanced Pilates Reformer Therapy Exercises
  • One day assessment

Course Suitable For

  • Individuals 18 years and over
  • Advanced Pilates reformer teachers wishing to work with rehabilitative exercise programmes
  • Those seeking to enhance their qualifications
  • Individuals already working with clients who have injuries or movement restrictions in an exercise environment
  • Those wishing to work in the allied health professions
  • Those who believe in the genius of the method

Course Content

Course Content

  • The advanced detailed anatomical structure of the ankle, knee, hip, spine and shoulder
  • Detailed anatomy of the neural, fascia, ligament and tendon structures of each joint complex
  • Common injuries and restrictions of each joint complex
  • Restrictions and dysfunctional movement patterns of the body linked to the common injuries and restrictions
  • Foam rolling techniques related to each joint complex
  • Mobility sequences to release and improve movement patters for each joint complex
  • 6 week strengthening programmes for each joint complex using, release techniques, mobility sequences and pilates reformer method therapy exercises for building strength

Support Content

All course materials will be provided

Assessment

Assessment

  • 6 week case study
  • Direct observation of teaching a practical session
  • lesson plans

Prerequisites

Prerequisites

Experienced Pilates reformer teachers wishing to work with rehabilitative exercise programmes

Course Dates

Course Dates

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