Aquatic Therapy Workshops

We hold full-day training workshops a few times a year for aquatic therapy.  The co-founders of SwimAngelfish will walk you through the finer points of pediatric aquatic therapy.  Classroom instruction, lab time and hands-on training/observation in the pools.

We can hold a private workshop at your facility, host a workshop at your aquatic center and provide phone consultation and video conferencing call the office at 203-545-0024 to determine your needs.

Angelfish Therapy Workshops

Totally Treatment Therapy Workshop – Georgia

Instructors- Ailene Tisser MA, PT

DATE: July 27, 2019
TIME: 8:30-5:30 pm
LOCATION:
Bethesda Park Aquatic Center
225 Bethesda Church Rd., Lawrenceville, GA 30044

Cost- $275

– 9 Contact Hours for Continuing Education
– Questions? – Contact Linda at angelfishga@gmail.com

Totally Treatment Course Objectives

  1. Gain an understanding of the properties of the water and how to use them in your treatment sessions.
  2. Gain an understanding of handling techniques for strengthening, balance reactions, relaxation, and sensory integration.
  3. Practice handling techniques in a lab and have the opportunity to try these techniques on clients.
  4. Learn up to 10 new treatment techniques
  5. Demonstrate an understanding of the uses of equipment in the pool
  6. Learn creative ways to structure a treatment session to achieve therapy goals with clients that have both physical and sensory disorders.
  7. Learn how to write appropriate and measurable long term and short term goals for aquatic therapy.
Outline-
8:30 AM-9:00 AM – Registration/introductions
9:00 AM-10:00 AM – Properties of the Water
10:00 AM-11:00 AM – Handling Techniques
11:00 AM-12:00 PM – Private/Semi-Private/Small Group Treatment
12:00 PM-12:30 PM – Lunch Provided with Video
12:30 PM – 1:00 PM – Travel to Pool location for Water Lab portion
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM – Therapist Handling Lab (In-Water)
2:30 PM-4:00 PM – Pediatric Client Lab (In-Water)
4:30 PM-5:30 PM – Documentation and Q&A wrap up