Seminar on Tone Influencing Patterns for Cerebral Palsy (Bobath Approach)

UPDATE! (2 October 2009)
We’ve received the following notification from the event organisers, so please take note of the changes.

Due to recent natural events, (typhoon ondoy and pepeng), the seminar on Tone Influencing Pattern for Children with Cerebral Palsy on October 11, 2009 will be moved to November 15, 2009 (Sunday). please contact Bobath Advocacy Group – Philippines through email address or through mobile number +63917-7336409. Thank you.

Sincerely yours,
Araceli Socorro S. Estose, PTRP
Bobath Philippines , Seminar Organizer

Here is another event worth attending. BAG-Philippines is offering a whole-day seminar entitled Tone Influencing Patterns: Handling for Children with Cerebral Palsy.

When & Where
11 October 2009 (9AM to 4:30PM)
EGI Tower, Taft Avenue, Manila (to be confirmed)

Lecturer: Deanna Kathrina Z. Maranion, PTRP (Head, BAG-Philippines)

Course Objectives
1. Discuss key theoretical themes of the current form of the Bobath Concept.
2. Define Tone Influencing Patterns (TIPs) and its relationship to the following aims of treatment in Bobath:
a. improve active participation by the child
b. improve quality and efficiency of movement
3. Discuss facilitation of more normal movement for increased participation in activities of daily living such as:
a. mobility (rolling, ambulation)
b. playing (in sitting, standing)
4. Demonstrate handling at may be applied to goals of improving participation in play, mobility, self care, feeding, and communication

Course Schedule
8:30-9:00 Registration of participants
9:00-10:00 TIPs: Historical background, terminology, key concepts
10:00-10:15 Break
10:15-11:30 Problem solving: Mobility and Facilitation of Sequences of Movement
11:30-12:00 Summary and Q&A
12:00-1:30 Lunch Break
1:30-3:15 Lecture: CP Diplegia
3:15-3:30 Break
3:30-4:30 TIPs for increasing play repertoire
4:30 Closure

Seminar Fees
PhP1200 for onsite
PhP1000 for preregistered (reserved slot and payment before October 3, 2009)
PhP800 for students and BAG-Philippines members

For registration and inquiries, please SMS at (63)917-7336409 or email at

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