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GLA:D (Good Life with osteoArthritis in Denmark) Canada Certification Courses

March, April, May & September 2017 Various locations, ON
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Good Life with osteoArthritis in Denmark (GLA:D®) is an evidence-based education and exercise program for individuals experiencing symptoms of hip or knee osteoarthritis (OA). Physiotherapists, registered kinesiologists and chiropractors are eligible to provide this program after receiving training and certification.

GLA:D™ Canada Certification Courses will be taking place throughout 2017 across the Ontario:

March 4-5th- Ottawa, Queensway Carlton Hospital
April 1-2nd- North Bay, North Bay Regional Health Centre
May 27-28th- Etobicoke, Queensway Health Centre
September 23-24th- Parry Sound, West Parry Sound Health Centre

This course is valued at $420. Through support from an Ontario Trillium Foundation grant, this course is being provided at a subsidized rate of $300.

Course content includes:

  • OA Theory: up to date research on OA and treatment
  • Practical: hands on experience with the neuromuscular exercises and instruction on how to deliver the  GLA:D™ Canada  program

Instructors:

  • Dr. Aileen Davis BScPT, MSc, PhD, Senior Scientist, Krembil Research Institute UHN, Professor, University of Toronto
  • Dr. Crystal Mackay, BScPT, MHSc, PhD, Post-Doctoral Fellow, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, UHN

Registration includes:

  • A training manual
  • Promotion of your clinic as a certified site
  • Follow-up support to launch the program at your location

Sign up today! www.gladcanada.ca