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WHIT-Head Support with the Whitmyer Range

A course designed to focus on the assessment and prescription of head supports. It includes a full review of the Whitmyer product range hands-on exercises using Whitmyer Head Supports and case stories.

A course designed to focus on the assessment and prescription of head supports. It includes a full review of the Whitmyer product range hands-on exercises using Whitmyer Head Supports and case stories.

This evidence-based clinical and product course focuses on the assessment and prescription of head supports.  It includes a full review of the Whitmyer product range hands-on exercises using Whitmyer Head Supports and case stories.

This course is also available in a one-day express version on the road, please contact your local ASM for details and booking.

Intended for:

  • Occupational therapists, physiotherapists and other clinicians responsible for prescribing supports for clients with complex needs
  • Other professionals who have postural management responsibilities for children who use complex head supports, e.g. speech and language therapists or special education teachers
  • Students welcome
Course Objectives: At the end of this clinical course, participants will:
  • Understand the essential elements of
  • Understand the Whitmyer Head Support product range and clinical applications
  • Translate client needs to headrest prescription
Course Contents:
  • Functional, postural and health implications of head position
  • Assessment for customised head support
  • Analytical problem solving for complex head and cervical spine postures
  • The Whitmyer Product range
  • Application: matching product to need
  • Hands-on exercises to adapt and adjust headrest for different needs and the application of case stories

Available Dates:

12/05/2020Sunrise Medical Ltd, Head Office, Thorns Road, Brierley Hill, West Midlands. DY5 2LD
Contact: steps@sunmed.co.uk
0845 605 66 88 Option 1-5-3
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18/06/2020Sunrise Medical Ltd, Head Office, Thorns Road, Brierley Hill, West Midlands. DY5 2LD
Contact: steps@sunmed.co.uk
0845 605 66 88 Option 1-5-3
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15/09/2020Sunrise Medical Ltd, Head Office, Thorns Road, Brierley Hill, West Midlands. DY5 2LD
Contact: steps@sunmed.co.uk
0845 605 66 88 Option 1-5-3
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Frequently Asked Questions

Please take a look at our STEPS course schedule. Alternatively, please contact us at steps@sunmed.co.uk

Yes of course. Simply give us a call with your specific dietary needs and we will ensure that it is taken into account when ordering food for the day.

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