ON-FIELD SPORTS PHYSIOTHERAPY SERIES Manual Therapy for Sprained Ankle
Sat 13 Jan 2024 3:00-5:00 PM
Sprained Ankle is one of the most prevalent sports injuries. In this seminar, manual therapy management of ankle sprain from acute to chronic stages will be discussed. Manual therapy techniques will be presented and demonstrated, including:
◦ Lymphatic drainage therapy ◦ Passive mobilisation and manipulation ◦ Manual stretching ◦ Deep friction massage, etc.
After attending the seminar, participants should understand the rationale and methods of manual therapy in preparation for the patient’s active rehabilitation.
The Hong Kong government cancelled the mandatory facemask order on 1 March 2023. There is no need to wear a face mask in all public area, whether indoors or outdoors. However, facemasks are still recommended in medical and healthcare facilities. Therefore, we would like to advise you to wear a facemask when you are inside our clinic.
Objectives This course is designed to meet the standards of the International Acupuncture Association for Physical Therapists in the basic requirement for acupuncture education for physiotherapists to use the technique. Physiotherapists undertaken the course should be able to perform acupuncture and related techniques based on a contemporary approach safely and effectively in the treatment of common musculoskeletal and neurological conditions.
Entrance & Graduation Requirement Applicants must be duly registered physiotherapists. Registered Medical, Chinese Medicine and Dental Practitioners may also apply. Registered Nurses and other health care professionals may apply but have to note the limitation of practice in Hong Kong. Overseas applicants must have similar or comparable qualifications.
Award of the Certificate requires 100% attendance of lectures and clinical practice, passing all written and practical examinations and presentation, and satisfactory performance in continuous assessment at clinical practice.
Medium of Instruction: English
***CPD 15 Points (PT Board of HK)
Date: 18-19/3/23, 22-23/4/23, 20-21/5/23, 24-25/6/23 2 Days Clinical Placement (16hrs)
Venue: Room 518, Cosmopolitan Centre, 760 Nathan Road, Kln
Dates & Venue are tentative and is subject to change if situation demands
5% Early Bird Discount (before 18/2/2023) 5% Students/New Graduates Discount (Proof required)/ Group Discount (2 or more students applied)
Instructor: Kerry Fung BHSc, BCM, MSc, MSc, PDPT, PCSMT, PCPMT, PCCO, DipAc, CBP, OStJ Dean of The Institute of Holistic Healthcare Chairman of The International Acupuncture Association of Physical Therapists Registered Physiotherapist (HK, UK, AU) Registered Chinese Medicine Practitioner (HK, AU) Registered Acupuncturist (AU)