Specialists in Cerebral Palsy

Bobath Wales therapists and the bigger picture

Did you know that our amazing Bobath Wales therapists are involved in some really exciting projects outside of our Centre?

Our therapists, Sally, Renee, Therese, Jenny (Centre Director), Rina, Dawn, Gosia, Helen and Melissa are involved in the following:

Many of the team are also involved in renowned conferences, committees and advisory boards on a national and international level. So, not only are they giving valuable support and guidance  to children who have cerebral palsy and their families, they’re helping to change the landscape of treatment options too.

Two of these recognised events are coming up:

 

British Association of Bobath Trained Therapists Education Day and AGM

When: Saturday 20th January 2018, 9am-4.30pm

Where: Bobath Children’s Therapy Centre Wales (click here for directions)

What: “Dyskinesia Update: What is new in measurement and management?”

This session will look at dyskinetic cerebral palsy in terms of recognition, discrimination and measurement as well as medical interventions and communication. We are excited to  welcome Professor Bernard Dan and Dr Elegast Monbaliu to our Centre as well as Christine Barber from the Bobath Centre in London who will be talking about the Bobath approach to children with this condition.

Cost: Members – £70, Non-Member – £90

If you’re interested and would like to come along, please contact Sandra Mackay via
email at sandra.mackay@bobath.scot

 

European Bobath Tutors Association (EBTA) Congress 2018

When: 6th – 8th September 2018

Where: Jurys Inn Waterfront Hotel, Brighton, UK

What: EBTA is a network of Bobath teaching teams, comprising of over 200 Bobath Tutors across Europe. This education event gets everyone together for a fully-packed programme across the three days.

Abstract submissions: EBTA invites attendees to submit abstracts for oral and visual poster presentations which will be seen/heard throughout the three days. Read more about submitting an abstract for the event here.

Cost: Information listed on the EBTA website.

If you’re interested in joining the Congress event in September, please click here to register and find out more information.

 

If you’d like to find out more about our therapists and the great work they do, visit our ‘Meet the Therapy Team’ page here.