This course aims to allow participants to understand the holistic approach in Geriatric Rehabilitation. The topics are targeted to equip participants with the knowledge, skill and ability to assess older persons presented for physiotherapy and strategise on the approach and intervention for managing geriatric syndromes like falls and frailty and challenging behaviours presented by older persons with dementia and other mental health issues. The course will cover the considerations for designing a rehabilitation programme for older persons with osteoporosis and other chronic conditions. Participants will receive an update on resources available for continuation of patient care and respite support for caregivers in the community.
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Date(s): 4 - 7 February 2020, Tuesday - Friday
Timing:1.30 pm - 5.30 pm
Duration: 16 hours over 4 half days
Fees (inclusive of 7% GST):S$380 (SingHealth staff/ SPA Member)S$420 (Regular)
Registration Closing Date: 17 January 2020, Friday
Venue: Therapy Skills Training LabAcademia Level 1 20 College RoadSingapore 169856
Target Audience:Physiotherapists working with the geriatric population