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					                               Exercise Rehabilitation of the Knee

The knee is the most frequently injured joint in both daily activities and
sport. It is typically injured in one of two ways – by accident, or gradually
through years of wear and tear from overuse and strain. This course will
help the fitness and rehabilitation professional better understand the knee,
become familiar with common injuries of the knee, and learn exercises to
prevent and rehabilitate knee injuries.

What you will learn in this course:
•       Review of the functional anatomy of the knee joint
•       Common sites and causes of knee injuries
•       Learn about knee injuries (Osteoarthritic knee, Knee replacement, Anterior
        Cruciate Ligament tears, Patellofemoral syndrome), the contraindication of
        exercise for each of them and the key components to an effective exercise
        rehabilitation program
•       Learn and practice an extensive list of exercises that prevent and rehabilitate
        knee injuries
•       Review the roles and boundaries of fitness and rehabilitation professionals in
        the rehabilitation process


    To register: email info@healingthroughmovement.com or register online at www.HealingthroughMovement.com

 Continuing Education Credits: 4.0 BCAK / 4.0 BCRPA / 4.0 CMTBC / CSEP 3 PDC


    Profile of Instructor:    Rick Kaselj, B.Sc. (Kinesiology), Cert. H&F, ACE, RK
    Rick Kaselj specializes in active rehabilitation and fitness. He works in one-on-one and group rehabilitation
    settings, training people who have been injured at work, in car accidents and during sport activities.
    His clients and group exercise participants include a wide variety of individuals from healthy and special
    populations.

    Rick has combined his work experience and passion for research to develop a variety of courses and
    presentations for fitness professionals, Kinesiologists and healthcare providers.

    Rick balances his work life with fitness endeavors and travel. He has completed
    endurance activities, such as the Manitoba Marathon, the 225-km Ironman Canada
    Triathlon and the 160-km Sea2Summit Adventure Race in Whistler.

    In 1997, he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology from Simon Fraser
    University. Rick currently works as a lecturer, Kinesiologist, personal trainer and
    exercise rehabilitation specialist in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

				
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