Webinar: Chronic Pelvic Pain for Bodyworkers, Online, Tuesday, 23. June 2020
About this Event
Chronic pelvic pain for body-workers
By the conclusion of the webinar, attendees, guided by their scope of practice, will be able to:
• Understand the difference between chronic pain as a symptom and a condition
• List the main conditions associated with chronic pelvic pain, briefly outline their main features, causes and how they are diagnosed
• Identify red flags that demand immediate medical attention, as well as orange and yellow flags that require action
• Identify findings on assessment that influence prognosis and guide choice of intervention
Presenter -Alyssa Tait:
Alyssa Tait qualified as a physiotherapist in 1998, working for several years in the Queensland public hospital system focusing on women’s health and completing postgraduate studies in continence and pelvic floor rehabilitation in 2002. She completed her first nutrition qualification in 2005 (Grad Dip Health Sci – Nutrition Medicine) followed by Advanced Diplomas in Naturopathy and Herbal Medicine in 2010 and a Master of Science – Human Nutrition and Functional Medicine in 2019.
Alyssa has worked in her private practice Equilibria Physiotherapy & Nutrition since 2004, blending the best of physiotherapy and manual therapies along with nutritional and naturopathic approaches in the treatment of patients with persistent pelvic pain, pelvic floor dysfunction and gut dysfunction. She has a particular interest in adhesions, chronic pain and the gut and urogenital microbiomes. She has used visceral manipulation in practice for ten years after training with the Barral Institute.
Alyssa has presented on bowel-related topics and chronic pelvic pain for the International Urogynaecology Association, the Australian Physiotherapy Association, the Royal Australian New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, the Continence Foundation of Australia, UQ/Blue Care and QENDO.
In 2018, Alyssa started Equilibria Education, which produces online professional development courses for clinicians on topics like gut health, the ******* microbiome, recurrent UTI, and nutrition and the musculoskeletal system.
When: 7:00pm-8:30pm (AEDT)
Tuesday 23rd June 2020.
CPE: 1.5 CPE points
How to access the webinar : Keep an eye out for your order confirmation email, which will contain access to the webinar.
ATMS Cancellation Policy: Bookings cancelled with less than 7 days notice before the event date will not be entitled to a refund or credit.