Regulating During the Irregular: Canadian Healthcare Professional Licensing Adaptations During COVID
On March 20th CAPR cancelled the PCE Clinical Component for the third time, leaving many physio graduates in distress. The CPA responded, noting that other colleges have been nimble and addressed the pandemic by changing regulation. This blog is a review of what other relevant bodies across Canada have done in response to COVID, and what we can learn from them. Let’s start a conversation.
Dr. Bahram Jam has been a physiotherapist for quite a few years now. In this time he has learned a lot, founded the Advanced Physical Therapy Education Institute (APTEI), and taught a lot. Today we introduce Bahram’s newest blogs on Embodia, Bahram Jam's Bald Head & Fascial Release and Therapeutic Alliance: 20 Skills to Maximize Patient Trust & Loyalty.
We are always learning how to be an ally to someone. This blog will teach you how to become an ally to BIPOC communities and will attempt to comprehensively explain why doing so is crucial. Self-awareness is not enough. Let's use our privilege as healthcare practitioners to demand anti-racism and create transformative change.
Physiotherapy Competency Exam (PCE) Clinical Component Cancelled for Third Time – Is it Time for a Change?
On Saturday, March 20, hundreds of physiotherapy graduates were ready to take the first-ever virtual Clinical PCE Component. Shortly after the exam launch, CAPR cancelled the exam due to significant technical difficulties. This is the third cancellation. Learn about what took place and what we need moving forward. Graduates - We are with you in this moment.
Are you a healthcare practitioner? Are you still not using a digital Home Exercise Program (HEP)? In today's blog, learn about why Embodia's easy-to-use digital HEP is rated best-in-class by practitioners and patients alike.
What does the future of physiotherapy hold? Are you an optimist? Or would you say we missed the boat? Join us for a fascinating conversation about the future of physiotherapy, how to explain pain science to patients and much more with physiotherapist-researchers Dave Walton and Jim Elliot.
Many healthcare professionals have taken the technological leap of faith during COVID. But there are so many online tools to choose from, how do you know which are best? Today's blog will help clear up some of the fog as we discuss the top tech tools to help your business thrive and organize during COVID and beyond.
Are you still on the fence about using telerehab? Are you getting everything you can out of it? There is considerable emerging evidence for the effectiveness of telerehabilitation. It is also a great tool that facilitates the application of integrative rehabilitation and empowered patient-centred care. Learn more about telerehab with us today.
Body mapping exercises for patients to follow along with video and audio descriptions of exercises for meditation, body awareness, and mind-body exercises by Carolyn Vandyken
You are already a good therapist or fitness professional. You already change people’s lives. But you want to be better. This blog and the transformational course it is based on will radically challenge your beliefs and teach you how to treat your pelvic pain female athlete patients so that they are training as hard as they want to, pain-free!
Are you a rehabilitative professional? Did you start using telerehab during COVID? It wasn't so bad, right?! Maybe you even enjoyed it! Today's blog will discuss some of the top tech tools for the rehabilitative healthcare professional. These tools are not only convenient and easy to use but will also improve your patient outcomes. Welcome to the future, we are overjoyed to have you here with us!
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) Is Excruciating and Often Undiagnosed. Can You Identify and Treat It?
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) is excruciating and far too often goes undiagnosed. Do you feel confident in your ability to assess and treat CRPS? In this blog and corresponding course, Bahram Jam, founder and director of Advanced Physical Therapy Education Institute (APTEI) discusses how to identify and treat CRPS. This blog also gives you a glance into how those living with CRPS feel.