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Outline: Level 2

Day 1

8:30 - 9:30 am Welcome/Discussion/Questions/Networking Sharing of Experience with The Meeks Method
Introduction of Research Article
9:30 - 10:30 am Standing and Floor Exercise Program
Some Review of Level 1
Introduction of New Exercises
10:30 - 10:45 am Break
10:45 - 12:45 pm Use of equipment to augment exercise programs
12:45 - 1:45 pm Lunch
1:45 - 2:30 pm GAIT Training with Walking Poles - Exerstriding
2:30 - 3:30 pm Active-Isolated Stretching with Foam Rollers & Multi-Looped Stretching Strap
3:30 - 3:45 pm Break
3:45 - 5:30 pm Continuation of Active-Isolated Stretching
 

Day 2

8:30 - 10:00 am Class Discussion of Research Article
10:00 - 10:15 am Break
10:15 - 12:30 pm Continuation of and Finishing Up Active-Isolated Stretching
12:30 - 1:30 pm Lunch
1:30 - 3:30 pm Bone Dance--Advanced Movement Concepts
Introduction to Safe Spinal Rotation, Yoga, Pilates, Seated Exercise Routines, Health Bridge
3:30 - 3:45 pm Break
3:45 - 4:15 pm Stick Stretches/Free Weights
4:15 - 5:15 pm Brainstorming Session
"Putting it all together" Integration of the new techniques into various physical therapy settings including acute, sub-acute, rehabilitation, out-patient, nursing home, skilled nursing facility, assisted living facility and home care settings, pediatric and adult; discussions of marketing and re-imbursement according to the needs and desires of the group.
5:15 - 5:30 pm Course Evaluations, Closure and Certificates.

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