NDT WORKSHOP COURSE INSTRUCTORS:
Joseph Brant Memorial Hospital is proud to Cathy Hazzard MBA, BScPT Course is open to ONLY
present a four day intermediate course those who have
(on site) in Burlington, Ontario which is open Cathy Hazzard is a physiotherapist, working previously taken an
to both therapists and assistants. The course on the Neurosciences/Rehabilitation Service, Introductory NDT/Bobath
will be running: April 19 - 22, 2007. This with the Calgary Regional Health Authority, Course
Intermediate Level course includes patient at Foothills Medical Centre, in Calgary,
treatment on three of the four days to integrate Alberta. She has 16 years experience working
the course material. The NDT Approach was with adults with neurological impairments in
developed by Karl and Berta Bobath in the the acute, rehabilitation and outpatient phases COURSE INFORMATION
1950’s and with scientific and practical of care. Cathy began assisting on NDTA
updates, continues to be widely used courses in 1995 throughout Canada and the Course Fee: $ 650.00 (includes course
worldwide today. The NDT/Bobath Approach United States of America. She has been an materials, refreshments and break time
incorporates a problem-solving framework for NDTA Inc. Instructor since January 1998 and snacks )
assessment and interventions strategies for a Co-coordinator Instructor, Adult Hemiplegia Cheque should be made to Joseph Brant
clients recovering from neurological damage. since 1999. Memorial Hospital Therapy Services
(NO post dated cheques please)
Course includes: Leslie Larkin BScPT Receipts will be issued upon arrival at the
lecture, lab practice and course
patient demonstrations to Leslie Larkin is a physiotherapist, working in Maximum number of participants is 24 per
facilitate learning an outpatient neuro-rehabilitation program at session
the Brantford General Hospital, in Brantford, Registration Deadline: March 30, 2007.
Ontario. Leslie has 6 years of clinical Enrolment is on a first come first serve
COURSE OUTLINE: experience, working with patients with various basis.
neurological conditions across a variety of Registration will be confirmed by e-mail
Each participant will learn: settings including: acute care, inpatient and once course payment is received
Normal Gait and Gait Deviations of the outpatient rehabilitation, home care and the
Hemiplegic patient Participants will receive a certificate of
private sector. Leslie has completed her
Trunk and Pelvis Stabilization completion
NDTA certificate course in treating adults
Refunds (less $50.00 administration fee)
Analysis and Facilitation of Transitions in with Hemiplegia in February 2003 and has
Function can be issued until April 6, 2007.
since taken advanced level training courses.
Registration begins at 8:00am. The
Principles and Management Related to In April, she became an Instructor Candidate
Upper Extremity Function workshop runs 8:30am to 4:30pm daily.
and currently assists in various NDT courses.
Parking: $12.00/day – flat rate at the main
Course participants will work in pairs with
patients guided by the instructor hospital lot.
Demonstration of patient treatment Insufficient registration will result in
Please send or fax this form to the following
Sandra Varani c/o Therapy Services Joseph Brant Memorial Hospital
Joseph Brant Memorial Hospital
1230 North Shore Blvd.
(905)632-3730 Ext. 1315
Fax: (905) 681-4814
Email: svarani@ jbmh.com
Facility:______________________________ NDT (Bobath)
An Intermediate Course
City:____________ Postal Code:__________
Phone:_______________________________ Cathy Hazzard MBA, BScPT
For more directions please visit our website Leslie Larkin BScPT
Home Phone: __________________________ at www.jbmh.com
Fax:__________________________________ April 19-22, 2007
1. Travelodge (Downtown Burlington)
E-mail:_______________________________ (905) 681-0762
[Request: Joseph Brant Corporate Rate]
Date of Intro Course completed: ___________ 2. Holiday Inn
Or try http://www.tourismburlington.com for