The workshop is pending approval for (3) Continuing Education Hours from the Rhode Island American Physical Therapy Association (RIAPTA).
Tom Hobin, PT - founder and presenter of "Functional Therapy and Tai Chi" programs in Rhode Island is a former student of Maedée and will assist her at the workshop. Abstracts of peer reviewed articles will be available at the event to support clinicians in using Tai Chi in many practice settings.
Who should attend? Physical Therapists & PTAs, Occupational Therapists and OTAs, Massage and Recreational Therapists & Mental Health and other Allied Health Professionals. Students of any Allied Health field and the general public are welcome to attend as well!
How many Contact Education Hours can I earn?
The Rhode Island American Physical Therapy Association has reviewed this presentation for (3) Contact Education Hours (CEH) and approval is pending.
Why you should take this workshop given by Internationally Acclaimed Instructor Maedée Duprès
For the benefits to you personally, and, if you are a health professional, for your patients who benefit from your knowledge of Tai Chi, a low cost, low impact way to improve many aspects of their well being such as; reducing stress, anxiety, and depression, enhancing a person’s mood (in both the healthy and those with chronic conditions), including Parkinson's disease, chronic heart failure, Fibromyalgia, Diabetes and Alzheimer’s. Tai Chi also has been shown to lower blood pressure, improve balance and aerobic capacity, increase energy, and build muscle strength.
Note: Participants should wear loose, comfortable clothes and shoes suitable for exercise.
Refreshments will be available free of charge at the event.
REGISTER NOW - CAPACITY IS LIMITED!
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Functional Therapy and Tai Chi