Sat 10th Feb - Sun 11th Feb, 2024
Bond Institute of Health & Sport
2 Promethean Way
Saturday: 7.45am – 5pm
Sunday: 8.30am – 5pm
$660 including GST
25th Jan 2024 or upon sellout
Natalie Rando-Orr, APA Titled Neurological Physiotherapist/Assistant Professor of Physiotherapy, Bond University; Managing Director, Advanced Vestibular Clinics
Leia Barnes, APA Titled Neurological Physiotherapist/Consultant Vestibular Physiotherapist, Logan Hospital; Consulting Physiotherapist, Advanced Vestibular Clinics
COURSE SUMMARY: This course is a two-day event aiming to introduce physiotherapists to common vestibular disorders such as BPPV, vestibular neuritis/labyrinthitis, Ménière's Disease, Bilateral Vestibular Hypofunction, Migraine Associated Dizziness, and central vestibular pathologies. By having practical components and video examples, the objective of this course is to equip delegates with the knowledge and skills to take a thorough history of the dizzy patient, perform a comprehensive objective examination and develop an up-to-date evidence-based management plan.
• Vestibular assessment and differential diagnosis
• Unilateral vestibular pathology: recovery mechanisms & implications for treatment
• Audiology Testing
• Anatomy and Pathophysiology of BPPV
• Assessment and Management of BPPV
• Introduction to Central Vestibular Disorders
Pre-readings will be supplied via Dropbox prior to the course. Lecture and practical notes will be supplied in a manual on the day.
REFUND POLICY: Vestibular Courses reserves the right to cancel if minimal participant numbers are not met. In the event the course does not take place, a full refund will be made. Vestibular Courses are not liable for any personal costs associated with flights/accommodation if a course needs to be cancelled. Self-cancellations before registration closing date will incur a $50 administration fee. Payments will be non-refundable for self-cancellations after registration closing date unless you are unwell with COVID-19 symptoms – in this case a full refund or course credit will be applied. Vestibular Courses will be implementing COVID event guidelines throughout the course.
Food, tea and coffee will be provided.
Vestibular Rehabilitation: An Introductory Course 2024
Registration fee is inclusive of GST. Payment via credit card only and required at time of booking.