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JCMS2-Paediatric Functional Seating 2 Day Course

This workshop allows professionals the opportunity to enhance their clinical reasoning skills in determining the optimal seating and positioning strategy. It applies evidence-based knowledge to seating and posture which underpins the research and development process.

This workshop allows professionals the opportunity to enhance their clinical reasoning skills in determining the optimal seating and positioning strategy. It applies evidence-based knowledge to seating and posture which underpins the research and development process.

This workshop is a two-day course which focuses on clinical reasoning skills in determining the optimal seating and positioning strategy. It applies evidence-based knowledge to meeting the seating and postural support needs of children using static seating.

The first day is a clinically focused course and the second day is a training on the Sunrise Medical JCM product range using case stories and hands-on exercises.

This course is also available in a one-day express version on the road, please contact your local ASM for details and booking.
 
Course Objectives: At the end of this clinical course, participants will:

  • Demonstrate clinical reasoning in assessment for functional paediatric seating
  • Understand the JCM product range
  • Translate client needs to functional seating prescription
Intended for:
  • Occupational therapists, physiotherapists
  • Occupational Therapy or physiotherapy Assistants or technical Instructors
  • Other therapy staff, e.g. art or speech and language therapists who have postural management responsibilities
  • Registered nursing staff or educators with postural management roles or responsibilities
  • Students welcome
Course Contents:
  • Working with children and their families to establish and prioritise goals
  • The paediatric evaluation
  • Normal development and how this impacts equipment selection
  • Seating considerations for conditions seen frequently in the paediatric population
Day 2 course contents:
  • The Sunrise Medical paediatric JCM seating product range and key considerations for choosing the right product for a child’s needs
  • Special considerations for paediatric prescription
  • Hands-on adjustment of postural supports to optimise postural and functional outcomes
  • Ordering with confidence
  • Case study application

Available Dates:

28/04/2020

Sunrise 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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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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