CALA continues to promote the
"Healing Waters" theme through conferences, intensive
training weekends, workshops and courses. At every national and
regional CALA conference, an aquatic rehabilitation stream is offered.
The quarterly newsletter, "Wavelink",
also includes articles specific to the aquatic post rehabilitation.
has the potential to soothe the discomfort associated with a variety
of joint disorders. Discuss selected joint disorders including the
common forms of arthritis with respect to movement indications and
contraindications performed in a therapeutic
Participants practice rehabilitation
Learn more about arthritis at the Arthritis
Society of Canada
pool setting. Determine
how movement in ‘warm’ water can have a positive affect on range
of motion, core stability, mild cardiovascular conditioning,
flexibility, balance and muscular endurance capabilities. Experience
and observe sample classes geared to individuals with common joint
disorders. Discuss exercise design and delivery strategies to improve
quality of life.
ideas on how to market this specialty program, to build your business
and to network with other professionals to create a team approach to
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