Active Living with MS
Find out why MS clients are giving accolades to the patented evidence-based ACTIVATOR Poles compared to cane use for promoting improved posture, balance, endurance, mood and confidence for walking. Learn how specialized walking poles promote the concept of active living and ability compared to the perception of traditional mobility devices.
Webinar includes: Research Review, Benefits for MS clients with guest speakers; Liane Carmel who has MS and neurology physiotherapist, Lisa Robert, Case Review with Gait Assessment Lab using Zeno Walkway, Activator technique developed for stability and balance and using poles for innovative seated, standing and pre-gait exercises.
Date: Tuesday, Feb 12, 2019
Presenter: Mandy Shintani, BSc (OT), MA
Guest Speaker: Lisa Robert, physiotherapist
Audience: PT, OT, Kin, RA
To listen to the recording of this webinar, click on button below.Register – Recorded Webinar
Read how Soprano’s actress and MS advocate Jamie-Lynn Sigler uses her ACTIVATOR™ Poles; click here to read article. Photo: Self.com
Proper technique allows you to get the maximum benefit from your Urban Poles. When in doubt go back to the 3P’s, Plant, Push Propel. Start slowly, if you become confused, stop & begin again.
–Barb Gormley, Director of Education
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