This course developed by Dr. Anderson will take you through an 8-hour exploration of spine surgery with hardware and how we as Pilates teachers can implement Pilates safely and effectively with a desired outcome to improve quality of life following invasive spinal procedures. Special emphasis will be focused on Pre-hab, Rehab, Post Rehab and wellness interventions in the Pilates environment for the spine surgery patient. Participants will learn how to create modifications when working with cervical and lumbar fusion patients, as well as full spine fusions for scoliosis.
Following this 8 hour course, participants will:
Successful completion of the Polestar Pilates Comprehensive Series OR a comparable comprehensive Pilates teacher training; OR licensed medical or rehabilitation professional (MD, PT, OT, DO, RN, Bach Sp Sc/Hmn Mvt, Bach App Sc)