Fall Prevention Training Course


Fall Prevention Training Course

05/19/2017 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
First Baptist Church - Bettendorf, Iowa
Fall Prevention Training Services, LLC

A unique, fun and successful approach to Fall Prevention! The Six-Step Balance System is a powerful program, designed to help individuals prevent falls by practicing a series of fun movements and exercises. Participants learn to discover the body's natural ability to balance, increase leg strength, as well as improve mobility and flexibility. Playful movements such as "Ball Handling Activities" and "Dancing with your Pillow" help promote adherence as well as reduce the FEAR of falling.

After completion of this course, the participant will learn:
1. To teach patients exercises and fun activities to increase their leg strength, improve mobility and reduce falls and the fear of falling;
2. To teach patients how to discover the body’s natural ability to balance;
3. To teach their patients how to ensure adherence to keep this training as on-going part of their lives by teaching them to use available resources; and
4. To provide fall prevention strategies for home safety.

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