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Resource Package: Female and Male Pelvic Pain (Level 2)

Resource Package: Female and Male Pelvic Pain (Level 2)

Resource Package: Female and Male Pelvic Pain (Level 2)

CA$99.00
This course includes

This is the online component of the Pelvic Health Solutions Level 2 course. You can access this content if you have taken the live course. In this course you will have access to video exercises, written education and protocols which you can share with patients.

Course Description
Many people experience pelvic pain and dysfunction that severely affect their quality of life. Topics covered on this course include the evaluation and treatments for the following pelvic pain conditions: dyspareunia, vulvodynia, vaginismus, vestibulodynia, painful bladder syndrome, chronic non-bacterial prostatitis and chronic pelvic pain syndrome. Physiotherapists will learn how the recognize the pathophysiology, signs and symptoms that lead to these impairments, the functional limitations and disabilities they cause, outcome measures that can be used in the clinic and treatment interventions. This course is designed to teach physiotherapists how to evaluate the female and male pelvic floor by learning specific examination and treatments for these conditions. This is a lecture-format and lab-based course.

Exercises that you can share with your patients Include:

  • Circulation Exercise for Pelvic Floor
  • Scar Care Techniques
  • Foam Roller
  • Obturator Internus Lengthening
  • Iliopsoas Lengthening
  • Paraspinal Lengthening
  • Foam Roller Goddess
  • How to Use a Stick Roller
  • Pigeon Stretch
  • Acuball - Abdominal Wall
  • Acuball – Gluteal
  • Squats for Pelvic Floor Release
  • Half Sloppy Push Up
  • Sloppy Push Up
  • Acuball - Hip Flexor

Written Exercises Include:

  • Squats
  • Manual Therapy For Pelvic Floor
  • Fit Stick - Connective Tissue Massage
  • External Techniques - NNI
  • Circulation & Pelvic Floor Muscles
  • Acuball

 

To find out more about Pelvic Health Solutions go to www.pelvichealthsolutions.ca

The instructors
Nelly Faghani
B.Sc. P.T., M.C.P.A.

Nelly graduated from the University of Toronto in 1996. Nelly started to treat pelvic health in 1998 and continues to be actively involved in clinical practice, mentoring and teaching. She has helped develop Continence Programs that have been implemented in various long-term care facilities through Ontario. Nelly has been a spokesperson for the Canadian Physiotherapy Association, has co-authored a neuro-urology textbook chapter on incontinence and has hosted a round table at the International Pelvic Pain Society Conference.

Nelly is a member of the ICS Children and Young Adult’s Committee and the ICS Physiotherapy Committee. She regularly attends international conferences and prides herself on staying on top of the current pelvic health literature.


Pelvic Health Solutions

Pelvic Health Solutions is an evidence-based teaching company that was founded in 2010 by Nelly Faghani and Carolyn Vandyken, out of the need to develop pelvic health resources in Ontario, an under serviced health concern in this province. Since the inception of our teaching company, pelvic health physiotherapy has blossomed from a handful of physiotherapists to well over 300 therapists now rostered with the Ontario College of Physiotherapists. Pelvic Health Solutions provides continuing education courses for a variety of practitioners, including mentoring and clinical resources for therapists to utilize with their patients. Our mission is to provide evidence-based, biopsychosocial resources to patients and health care practitioners for the assessment and treatment of pelvic health problems in our province and abroad.
Patient Exercises included in this course
  • Squats (Written)
  • Scar Care Techniques
  • Manual Therapy For Pelvic Floor (Written)
  • Foam Roller
  • Fit Stick - Connective Tissue Massage (Written)
  • External Techniques - NNI (Written)
  • Circulation & Pelvic Floor Muscles (Written)
  • Acuball (Written)
  • Audio: Wand Guidance
  • Circulation Exercise for Pelvic Floor
  • Obturator Internus Lengthening
  • Iliopsoas Lengthening
  • Paraspinal Lengthening
  • Foam Roller Goddess
  • How to Use a Stick Roller
  • Pigeon Stretch
  • Acuball - Abdominal Wall
  • Acuball - Gluteal
  • Squats for Pelvic Floor Release
  • Half Sloppy Push Up
  • Sloppy Push Up
  • Acuball - Hip Flexor
Patient Education included in this course
  • High Fodmap Food - Things to Avoid/Reduce
  • Interstitial Cystitis - Most Bothersome Foods
  • Lubricant Guide
  • Exploring Your Genitals
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