Training and Education Packages

Bespoke packages can be arranged on request and provided at the centre or local venues.


Optimise is an ideal venue for training events. It is easily accessible and has excellent lecture, practical, and catering facilities with good on site parking.

Optimise offers a range of evidence based courses to meet the clinical educational and training needs of professional physiotherapists and occupational therapists and other health and social care workers in neurorehabilitation. The training events are designed to enhance the theoretical knowledge and advance the practical skills of participants. The range of courses delivered includes:

  • Introduction to the Bobath Concept
  • Module 1 - What is Normal Movement?
  • Module 2 - The Assessment and Treatment of Adults with Neurological Conditions – Part A (The Early Patient)
  • Module 3 - The Assessment and Treatment of Adults with Neurological Conditions – Part B (The Late Stage Patient)
  • Therapeutic Handling for Health and Social Care Support Staff
  • Therapeutic Handling for Postgraduate Health and Social Care Professionals
  • Posture and Balance in Neurorehabilitation
  • Promotion of Efficient Walking in the Patient with Neurological Deficits
  • Maximising the Recovery of the Lower Limb
  • Evidence Based Assessment and Treatment of the Upper Limb
  • Optimising Function of the Upper Limb
  • Positioning and Seating of the Complex Neurological Patient
  • Optimise Recovery - The 24-hour Approach in Neurorehabilitation
  • Working with Challenging Behaviour to Enable Functional Recovery
  • Splinting in Neurorehabilitation
  • Outcome Measures in Neurorehabilitation
  • Assessment and Therapeutic Management of Dyspraxia
  • Assessment and Management of Visual Impairments
  • Assessing Cognitive Ability in Functional Activity After Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Understanding Brain Injury – for individuals with brain injury, relatives and carers.

How can we help?

Find out how Optimise Neurotherapy can help you

Call: 0191 413 4442


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Sue Raine is Clinical Director of Optimise Neurotherapy

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