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Parkinson's? Download the Manual
Eyeing the Spectrum
Sage Advice? Not.
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Aquatic Sensory Integration for the Child

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Hot Tub Party
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Car Wash
Get Dressed Relay
Wall Blasters
Feed the Dolphin
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Issue #40   1 June 2009
Aquatic Specifics for Parkinson's
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Looking for new ideas for how to work with the Parkinson's client in the pool? Download this free 35 page Aquatic Exercise manual. It is 100% aquatic advice ... specific to this population. And it is published by the American Parkinson Disease Association so you know it's up to date.

Read the manual here (pdf)...

How Aquatic Therapy Challenges The Visual Spectrum
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In the pool, the therapist has the ability to challenge the visual system in ways unachievable on land. Because light refracts when traveling from air to water (making it difficult to track what the body is doing underneath the surface), the pool can create a nice training ground for children who rely too heavily on visual cues.

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(This article is the 6th of a 7-part series called Pediatric Poolside Practicum published in Advance magazine by Andrea Salzman, MS, PT)
Aquatic Therapy on Wikipedia

wikipedia logoWikipedia is supposed to be the fount of all collective knowledge on the web. So what does this virtual encyclopedia have to say about aquatic therapy? It's not pretty. Read here to find out what you can do to correct the record and stop the spread of these simplistic aquatic urban legends.

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Look Who's Back From Her World Tour
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After teaching seminars this year from as far away as South Africa and Brazil, Peggy Schoedinger will be washing up on shore this coming September in Birmingham, AL to bring you her world-class 3-Day Hands-On Aquatic Therapy course. Register now for this advanced class if you want to understand how to use Bad Ragaz, Halliwick, watsu, aquatic manual therapy, trunk stabilization and functional skills training for your orthopedic and neurologic patient populations.

Where: Birmingham, AL
When: September 18-20, 2009
Cost: $595

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