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Understanding, Evaluating and Justifying Your Prescription of Seating and Mobility Systems. Presented by Sheila Buck B.Sc. OT Reg. (Ont.)


Ontario Society of Occupational Therapists

Holiday Inn Sarnia/Point Edward Hotel and Conference Centre, 1498 Venetian Boulevard, Point Edward, N7T 7W6

Cost: OSOT Member: Early Bird - $250, Regular - $300, Non-Member: Early Bird - $350, Regular - $400

Registration: Required

Join in this workshop and Sheila will facilitate your; -Review and understanding of current theories of seating and mobility. -Understanding the need for a M.A.T. Assessment. -Review of seating Join in this workshop and Sheila will facilitate your; -Review and understanding of current theories of seating and mobility. -Understanding the need for a M.A.T. Assessment. -Review of seating simulation. -Consideration and understanding of 3 point positioning and line of force. -Consideration of pressure management and postural control elements of seating. -Utilization of assessment data for product parameter determination. -Consideration of client centre of mass and wheelchair centre of gravity set up. -Understanding the physics of propulsion techniques

Contact: Cassandra Venere
Phone: 613-322-3011 Ext. 230
Email: cvenere@osot.on.ca