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Three Core Components for Geriatric Rehab — Yoga, Pilates & Strength Training
DVD Video
$219.99 USD
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Product Details
Format:
DVD Video - 4+ hours   Instructions
Length:
5 hr 43 min
Details:
Multi-disc video recording with electronic manual and instructions
Author:
DEANNA LESMEISTER, PT, DPT, CWT, STS, CPI, CYI
Publisher:
PESI Inc.
Copyright:
5/18/2018
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
RNV020796
Objectives
  1. Pinpoint physiological changes related to an aging client and identify how those changes influence strength training
  2. Determine the flexibility and functionality of clients in regard to their current mobility
  3. Incorporate strength training exercises into a comprehensive exercise program for older adults
  4. Identify effective therapeutic Pilates exercises to address specific challenges facing geriatric patients in rehab
  5. Identify effective therapeutic strength-training exercises to address dysfunction facing geriatric patients in rehab
  6. Discuss case studies to identify successful injury rehabilitation techniques used with older adults
Outline
AGING – THE AFFECTS ON MIND AND BODY
  • Distinction between functional, chronological, and biological age
  • Unique physiological changes associated with older adults
  • Distinctive and atypical injuries in older adults
YOGA AS A THERAPEUTIC TOOL
  • Balance and breathing: The benefits of yoga for older adults
  • Choosing correct yoga exercises for particular dysfunctions
  • Determining effective rehabilitation programs for unique injuries
  • Identifying varying levels of function and choosing appropriate modifications
  • Tips for teaching older adults yoga: experiences from the field
THERAPEUTIC PILATES: EXERCISE AND INDEPENDENT-CARE FOR THE OLDER ADULT
  • The Benefits
  • How Pilates fits into standardized assessments
  • Geriatric core training
    • Gentle and progressive Pilates
  • Identifying suitable Pilates exercises for specific injuries
  • Modifications of standard Pilates exercises for various levels of function
  • The challenge of training
    • How to teach to an older audience
    • Lab
STRENGTH TRAINING AND THE OLDER ADULT
  • The benefits
  • Functional strength
    • Assessment techniques to establish strength levels
  • Identifying dysfunction and designing appropriate strength training exercises
  • Injuries in older adults
    • Identify effective strength training exercises for specific injuries
  • Strength training and the older adult
    • Successful strategies for teaching
    • Lab
MIND-BODY AND STRENGTH PROGRAMS: COMBINING STRATEGIES FOR A WINNING PROGRAM
  • Identifying injuries or possible injuries
  • Pre/post-surgery assessment – The start to a successful program
DOCUMENTATION AND CASE STUDIES: THE CLINICAL ENVIRONMENT
  • The benefits of utilizing Pilates, yoga, and strength training
  • Case studies
    • Discovering nominal research and documentation
  • Case study examples and YOUR interpretation
Author

DEANNA LESMEISTER, PT, DPT, CWT, STS, CPI, CYI

Deanna Lesmeister, PT, DPT, CWT, STS, CPI, CYI, has been a practicing licensed physical therapist and clinical educator for the past 25 years. Dr. Lesmeister holds numerous national certifications in Pilates, strength training, and yoga, including being a certified Pilates instructor and a national presenter in the areas of Pilates and Physical Therapy. She is also the owner of D’Pilates Yoga and Physical Therapy in Plano, Texas, which she founded in 2005. In conjunction with her practice, she also presides as the President of D’Pilates Physical Therapy and Education, a continuing education business providing certifications to physical and occupational therapists and various other healthcare professionals. With a Doctorate in physical therapy from Boston University and a Masters in Gerontology from Wichita State University in Wichita, Kansas, Dr. Lesmeister is a senior geriatric clinician and senior strength training specialist. She integrates her extensive knowledge of the relationship between body and mind with their effects on the complete health and mobility picture throughout the aging process. Dr. Lesmeister is an accomplished speaker who has developed and taught Pilates and yoga courses on a local and national scale.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Deanna Lesmeister is the owner of D’Pilates Yoga & Physical Therapy, LLC. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Deanna Lesmeister has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.
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Audience
  • Physical Therapists
  • Physical Therapist Assistants
  • Athletic Trainers
  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Occupational Therapy Assistants
  • Exercise Physiologists
  • Massage Therapists
  • Personal Trainers