Aidacare Sydney – Assessment of Paediatric Clients

Assessment of Paediatric Clients for Postural Systems, Standing Devices and Wheelchairs

Using 24 hours to Facilitate Posture, Function, and Participation

For Complex Rehabilitation Health Professionals

Cost $25 with morning tea and lunch.

Kindly hosted at Northbridge Golf Club
Aidacare Healthcare Equipment, Sydney

Content Overview:

This is an intermediate course considering the postural and mobility needs of the paediatric population over a 24-hour duration. We will explore the process beginning with a client assessment and postural mat evaluation. We will consider tone, spasticity, growth and abnormal postures. This workshop will offer an opportunity to work through pediatric seating and mobility assessment in a clear, step-by-step process designed to support successful outcomes.

Clinical objectives include:
– The power of 24-hour posture support
– Postural management of paediatric clients while considering growth, ease of use and participation
– The maximisation of health, posture and function for paediatric clients

At the end of this workshop, participants will feel confident in assessing paediatric clients for seating and mobility assistive equipment.


Rob Norman

Product Specialist

Rob has over 16 years experience in the AT industry working as a dealer and manufacturers. He has worked closely with therapists and end users over this time, matching equipment to client needs and goals. Whilst working in the UK with JCM products, Rob specialised in complex paediatric seating and mobility.

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Event Details
  • Days
  • Start Date
    18/08/2022 8:45 am
  • End Date
    18/08/2022 3:00 pm
  • Location
  • Address
    Northbridge Golf Club 296C Sailors Bay Rd Northbridge, NSW 2063