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February 2018: Some top Pelvic Health events
New for February 2018

An exciting few weeks ahead as we have Dr Ruth Jones back up in Birmingham to deliver her brilliant " Entry level Pelvic Floor Course" on 24/25th February. .  An essential for anyone planning to start work in Pelvic health.  We have also linked up with Daniel Jones, one of Wales and the UK's top physios and we run our 1st Pelvic health course in his Cardiff clinic on 17th Feb with a one day " US imaging for pelvic health course covering both male and female pelvic health applications".  The 1st weekend in March sees Fiona Mitchell and Gerard teach their very popular " Physio for pregnancy and Post Natal course " in Birmingham. Gerard is just back from teaching this to 35 Physios in Istanbul and is of to Dubai soon to deliver one of the Middle East's 1st Men's health courses. A busy couple of months but we love what we do. Alongside this we hope to open our 2nd Pelvic Health Physio clinic to serve even more men, women and children with pelvic health problems who need us.


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.