Could you have bad vagal tone? Could your clients have it? Check out this blog in which Dr. Ginger Garner, physiotherapist and founder of the Living Well Institute lets us know. Dr. Garner talks about the importance of the vagus nerve, the polyvagal theory, how to find your sacred space, and nervous system hacks for a better life. This is really important stuff!
In Canada, 20-30% of seniors living in the community fall each year. This blog will provide you with falls prevention strategies to help you educate your patients on how to prevent falls, and information on exercise-based falls prevention programs.
Let's discuss the assessment and treatment of urinary incontinence in children and in children with disabilities based on the course Pelvic Floor & Pediatrics with Julie Wiebe and Shelley Mannell. You'll also find additional resources such as continuing education courses and links to specialized healthcare professionals on pelvic floor physiotherapy and pediatric pelvic floor physiotherapy.
Do your fit clients often come to see you with injuries? As a rehabilitative professional it is essential to provide our clients with real solutions, not mere bandaid ones. Unlock the power of posture to prevent and treat your clients' injuries and enhance the performance of your athletes today.
This month we’ve been up to some big changes behind the scenes. This blog will go over the August 2020 updates. We will walk you through everything that’s been added to Embodia this past month including new online courses, patient education tools, product updates, and upcoming webinars.
In this blog, we will compare and contrast some of the most common forms of arthritis; Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, and Spondyloarthritis, including their causes, symptoms, and management. You will find an easy-to-read table at the end of this piece summarizing the key points for each of the conditions discussed throughout.
Are you a rehabilitative practitioner looking to make your business more successful while getting to spend more time with your loved ones? These two experts, one, a seasoned clinic owner and business guru, the other, an independent contractor ninja extraordinaire, will share their trade secrets with you so that you can work less, earn more, and enjoy your life like you truly deserve!
Are you a rehabilitative practitioner practicing in Canada? Do you have questions about what business expenses you can deduct? Are you unsure if you are a contractor or an employee? Are you wondering whether you should remain a sole-proprietor of if you should incorporate? Daniel Toma, a chartered accountant in Toronto, answers all these questions and more!
Embodia has developed several Academy options to meet the needs of clinical instructors, practitioners, and clinic owners. Each of these options comes with a complete learning management system (LMS) so that you can deliver high-quality online continuing education to healthcare professionals around the world.
Diastasis Rectus Abdominis: How to use an evidence-informed approach when the evidence is still evolving
Join Dr. Sinead Dufour and the Canadian Physiotherapy Association for a discussion about diastasis rectus abdominis (DRA), a common condition among postpartum women. This blog will help you adopt an evidence-informed approach to managing DRA when the evidence is slim and sometimes contradictory.
With more and more people working from home, sometimes in makeshift office spaces and a high percentage of the population suffering from back pain, it is important to have tips at the ready for patients seeking advice on how to work from home pain-free. This blog outlines these top tips from Dr. Jonas Eyford and we link to his free online continuing education course where you can learn more.
You're a healthcare professional and you love your career. Why then are you suddenly more irritable with your patients? You're not a terrible person; there is no need to change your career and become a lumberjack! You could be experiencing compassion fatigue and burnout. This blog will teach how to prevent and treat both. In your life of care for others, do not forget to care for yourself!