Treating Vestibular & Balance Disorders (2-Day Course)
Dates: February 10th and 11th, 2018
Location: York Rehab Associates, 730 Davis Drive, Newmarket, ON. L3Y 2R4
Course Purpose: To familiarize clinicians with vestibular and non-vestibular causes of imbalance and dizziness and to learn how to assess and treat these dysfunctions. This course is appropriate for (but not limited to) any physiotherapist/assistant treating MSK (trauma, orthopedic…), ABI geriatrics, SCI, Stroke, Long Term Care.
Instructor: Natalie Pusateri, MPT has been a physiotherapist for more than 15 years and has a national certification in treating vestibular disorders. She has dedicated her career to treating those with dizziness and imbalance as well as the neurologically impaired community, sitting on several boards and obtaining additional specialties in the areas of Parkinson’s, amputees, and MS.
In addition to patient care, Natalie has devoted time to educating both the public and her peers. She has spent the last decade speaking everywhere from senior groups to the American Physical Therapy Association on the topics vestibular disorders and balance as well as preventing falls in the elderly.
She also traveled the United States providing a 2 day course on treating balance and vestibular disorders. With her move from St. Louis in 2010, Natalie brought her passion for serving this need in the population to Toronto. She is now working at both University of Toronto and Toronto Rehabilitation. She continues to give courses on treating balance and vestibular disorders throughout the GTA.
Course Fee: $350+HST= $395.50 (includes lunch)
Payable by cheque to York Rehab / Call for phone payment: (905) 715 7201
Fax Registration form to: (905) 715 7037
Cancellation Policy: Until Jan. 10th, 2018 – full refund less $25 administration fee.