Maintaining balance and mobility is essential to aging successfully. Balance Training, Third Edition Print CE Course, has pioneered the use of balance training for three levels of ability in older adults and includes the innovative balance and mobility program developed at the Center for Successful Aging at California State University at Fullerton.
This course introduces in-depth knowledge about the various systems that contribute to balance and mobility, common age-related changes, medical conditions, risk factors, and mediations that affect balance and mobility. A complete battery of assessments that measure the multiple dimensions of balance and mobility is presented. You will learn how to design a comprehensive program including center-of-gravity control training; multisensory training; postural training; gait pattern enhancement; and strength, endurance, and flexibility training.
The course includes a DVD with video clips and forms for assessing your clients and monitoring their progress. The 24 comprehensive lesson plans will enable you to immediately begin creating effective programs.