Upcoming Workshops

The Rehabilitation of the Dysphagia with The Biber Protocol® - Online Workshop

Date: 7 AUG 2021 (14 AUG 2021 Practical)

Speaker: Ms Teresa Biber LoMonte

This Non-Equipment Specific Training Course pairs the principles of electrophysiology with traditional swallowing exercises in order to re-educate laryngeal muscles in patients with dysphagia. The course provides an overview of patient selection, a rationale for Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation (NMES) parameter settings, and electrode placement.

CERTIFICATE TRAINING ON SWALLOWING ULTRASOUND

FOR Speech Therapists

WHO TREAT SWALLOWING DISORDERS

Date: 21 AUG 2021

Speaker: Dr. Wahei Uemura, MB (Japan)

Dr. Uemura has been working for several Hospitals and Clinics in Japan as a family medicine practitioner after graduating from Jichi Medical University, Japan.  In this training, he will walk us through the use of Ultrasound in swallowing assessment and clinical practices.

Blood Flow Restriction (BFR) Certificate Training Workshop 2021

Date: 25 September 2021

Speaker: Dr. Stephen Patterson (Ph.D)

Personalized Blood Flow Restriction Rehabilitation (PBFR) is a paradigm shifting intervention for the rehabilitation professional with over 160 peer-reviewed articles in the scientific literature. By applying a tourniquet briefly and intermittently to an exercising limb you can induce significant and substantial strength, hypertrophy and endurance changes while using a very light load.

Manual Therapy for the Disorders of Speech, Swallowing and Voice: A Hands-On Approach the LoMonte Technique

Date: Tentative MAR 2021

Speaker: Ms Teresa Biber LoMonte

 

Manual therapy is a method of using skilled touch to assess and provide specific movements of joints and soft tissue to improve tissue extensibility; increase range of motion; induce relaxation; mobilize or manipulate soft tissue and joints; modulate pain; and reduce soft tissue swelling, inflammation, or restriction. This course is a must for anyone treating NPC or other head and neck cancer patients. 

Mentorship Program:
Physical Rehabilitation by TotalGym

Date: Tentative from September 2021, six meetings in total.

Speaker: Mr. Brett Fischer

 

This is the first mentorship program released by Brett Fischer, the founder of the Fischer Institute Asia. Brett will share his Clinical Experiences and best Practise to his mentee who join this program. It will be a consecutive 6 meetings program, and participants will have a direct learning plus a lifetime mentor-mentee relationship with Brett.