Big thanks for all your messages and emails of support. Our Physio family is strong at this time. We are excited about using this period of uncertainty to develop some new online courses. Gerard has a lot of experience in this area, from his Assistant Prof role in Coventry University and the webinar he developed for the APTA. We move forwards together. Stay safe.
Join us for one of Ireland's 1st Physiotherapy course to assess and treat mums with mastitis, blocked ducts , cracked nipples & much more. This course is aimed primarily at Physiotherapists who have experience or interest in treating mums but is also suitable for GPs, medics, midwives, health visitors & lactation consultants.
We will cover :
Breast anatomy & physiology
Anatomy & physiology of the lactating breast
Disorders of Breastfeeding
Assessment & treatment of Mastitis
Learn Therapeutic Ultrasound for Mastitis
Assessment & treatment of cracked nipples
Learn Low Level Laser Therapy for Cracked Nipples
Learn Lymphatic drainage for breast conditions
Learn Lymphatic drainage taping for breast conditions
Better breast health Posture and mechanics for feeding
Helping with exercising while breast feeding
Breast health and returning to sport and activity
Breast health and returning to intimacy
Tutor: Suzanne Carney MISCP. BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy is an Irish physio based who is one of the few physios working in the area of lactation and breast health. She works in a busy public health hospital in the West of Ireland and has presented on breast health to physios, midwives, health visitors, lactation consultants and other health professionals. She completed the prestigious MSc in pelvic health in Curtin University in Western Australia and now balances working with being mum to small children. She is passionate about improving the health of post natal women.
Clinical Specialist in Women's, Men's and Pelvic Health Physiotherapy
MSc in Continence and Women's Health Physiotherapy
PgCert in Continence Management and Promotion
PgCert in Paediatric Continence and Management
If you have a question about our event, The Dublin Lactation and Breast Health Course for Physios & Health Profs, please use the form below. We generally answer all questions within one business day.