Evidence-Based Aquatic Therapy Guidelines for Parkinson’s Disease: An International Consensus Study
Please find below a link to a newly published article which may be of interest:-
Background: Aquatic therapy is one therapy option for people living with Parkinson’s disease (PD). However, the optimal prescription, dosage, and delivery remain unclear.
Objective: i) To generate consensus statements, ii) to establish evidence-based clinical practice aquatic therapy guidelines for PD.
Hydrotherapy as part of the National SEND & SEN Curriculum
This free webinar will provide insights and training for SEND and SEN headteachers, SENCO, occupational therapists, physiotherapists, architects and other healthcare professionals.
Follow this link to register
Protect your aquatic physiotherapy service
Please find recently published ready-made resources to help promote the value of Aquatic Therapy on the CSP's website www.csp.org.uk/protect-aquatic
CMUTUK (Charcot-Marie-Tooth charity) Annual Conference 6th-th May 2022
CMTUK (the UK's only charity dedicated to supporting people affected by Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease) hosts their Annual Conference on May 6th/7th, which will be well attended by people living with CMT in the UK, as well as medical professionals and students interested in finding out more about CMT.
People living with CMT get help from physiotherapists and aquatic therapists, as CMT can cause the muscles in the legs and feet to weaken, which causes difficulty with walking and balance.
FUTURE FOR POOLS
Pool Water Treatment Advisory Group one-day virtual conference on 28th March 2022
Find details to register here
This may be of interest to ATACP members.
ATACP Guidance on Aquatic Physiotherapy 2021
This guidance enables you to provide a safe and effective aquatic physiotherapy service for patients and those working in the aquatic physiotherapy environment
PWTAG and ATACP Recommendations for safe aquatic physiotherapy in relation to Covid-19 Pandemic
A National Manifesto for Hydrotherapy
Please note the publication of a National Manifesto for Hydrotherapy - March 2021
Webinar now available to purchase:- Managing people with persistent pain in the pool; beyond nociception
The above webinar presented on 16th June 2021 presented by Dr Ben Waller and Olly Krouwel is now available for purchase by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org (£5 for ATACP members, £10 for non-members)
Part- time Aquatic Physiotherapist Band 6/Training Band 7, hours flexible and negotiable
Reigate, Surrey, Lymden Hydrotherapy and Physiotherapy (LHAP)