Event Details
National Centre of Rehabilitation Education (NCORE)
Derby Teaching Hospitals, London Road Community Hospital, London Road, Derby. DE1 2QY
E: uhdb.ncore@nhs.net    P: (01332) 254679    W: www.ncore.org.uk
Back Rehabilitation with Dr Christopher Norris
Event ID:2652
Date:3rd - 4th March 2020
Duration:2 days(s)
Venue:London Road Community Hospital
Availability:  Yes (13/11/2019 00:46:18)

Based on Dr Chris Norris' book Complete Guide to Back Rehabilitation (Bloomsbury, 2015) this 2 day course presents an evidence based program to safely and effectively manage low back injuries using exercise therapy.

Course Aims

A balance of theory and practice is used to provide a state-or-the-art approach to modern rehab. Lectures, practical demonstrations, partner work, and small group problem solving are all used to provide a stimulating, easy to follow course.

Learning Outcomes

Suitable for therapists and exercise teachers of all types:

  • Functional anatomy of the spine
  • Lumbo-pelvic mechanics
  • Mechanics of lifting
  • Biopsychosocial approach to Chronic Low Back Pain (CLBP)
  • Core stability - where are we now?
  • Pain science - what is it and when is it relevant?
  • Posture evaluation an update
  • Concepts in exercise therapy
  • Teaching techniques for clinical clients
  • Cueing (visual / tactile / auditory), adjustments,
Additional Information

Also covering:

  • Optimal tissue loading & rehab planning
  • Low back pain - not all in the tissues
  • Exercise progression - from injury onset to return to work
  • Attendance certificate will be issued.
  • CPD: 12 hours.
Fees / Funded Places
  • £270
  • Limited funded places may be available for AHPs & Nurses working for the NHS within the East Midlands.

  • Refreshments available.