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Musculoskeletal Approaches for the Ante Natal & Post Partum Patient : Antalya, Turkey
Musculoskeletal Approaches for the Ante Natal & Post Partum Patient : Antalya, Turkey

Looking forward to travelling to Anytalya , Turkey this weekend to teach with alime büyük gönen. We have 25 women's health physios attending this course and great it is fully booked. 

We will be covering the following :

Musculoskeletal Skills for The Pregnancy, Post Natal, Women’s & Men’s Health Physiotherapist


  1. Developing an understanding of pain mechanisms and their importance in assessment & Management
  2. The role of cognitive, behavioural & emotional factors in pelvic health conditions and how we can make a difference
  3. Pain education and how we can integrate into pelvic health conditions
  4. Exploring the thoracic spine and it’s importance in post natal pelvic pain , low back pain and pelvic pain
  5. SIJ assessment & management
  6. Developing thoracic and lumbar mobilisation , manipulation and functional mobilisation skills
  7. The importance of the hip joint and it’s management
  8. The role of manual therapy and exercise in Rectus diastasis and returning the post natal patient to sport and exercise
  9. Using dynamic taping for the patient with pelvic girdle pain or post natal pain
  10. Musculoskeletal skills for pelvic girdle pain

Looking forward to teaching in Turkey again .



Upcoming Event...
Managing Menopause for Physiotherapists & healthcare professionals

Saturday 9th March 2019

Managing Menopause for Physiotherapists & Healthcare Professionals

Treating and supporting women during peri-menopause, menopause and beyond.

A new 2-day course for Physiotherapists & healthcare professionals to help manage this important transition in all women’s lives. There are many symptoms of menopause including pelvic floor issues, pelvic pain, bladder dysfunction, pelvic organ prolapse, vaginal atrophy, joint pain, osteoporosis, hot flushes, extreme fatigue and mood swings.


Course aims and objectives

  • Understand the hormonal changes and symptoms in peri, menopause and post menopause.
  • Develop an understanding of HRT and the options available.   
  • Identify the changes around pelvic and musculoskeletal systems and how pelvic, vaginal, physical and mental health is affected
  • Assess the pelvic floor and offer manual therapy techniques and exercises
  • Understand and treat the implications of early menopause and hysterectomy.   
  • Safe and effective exercise programmes for this group to minimise and improve risks around osteoporosis and heart disease
  • Lifestyle strategies such as sleep, stress management and diet
  • The ability to sensitively offer advice and when to refer on to a GP/consultant.