Movement Dysfunction

Movement Dysfunction

An online course for physical therapists / physiotherapists
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Introduction

This course explores Movement and the Movement System. The Movement System is an important concept for physical therapists to understand; particularly those who seek to achieve the full potential of their critically important role in supporting a healthy society. Movement is the action of an entire system and its component parts; these include muscular, skeletal, neurologic, cardiovascular, pulmonary, and metabolic components. This course will explore some of the basics of understanding movement and go on to explore the current thinking on Movement and the Movement System.

Aims

Become familiar with the contemporary concepts of movement and the movement system and how they relate to the physiotherapy profession.

Outline

This course is made up of videos, reading, forum posts and a final quiz. The course content is split into the following sections:

  1. Introduction
  2. The basics
  3. Assessing movement
  4. Retraining Strategies

Target audience

This course is aimed at Physiotherapy and Physical Therapy professionals, clinicians and students.