Posture and Seating
Module available until: 15 Nov 2026
Member Price: €30.00
Non Member Price: €80.00
This one hour long video has been brought to us by Jenny Rolfe.
This video will give you an understanding of the theory of postural management and what steps you need to take in order to complete a full postural assessment,
the physical anatomy is looked at and the influence of the pelvis on the spine and leg position. We will explore physical assessment and consider how to collect relevant data to form clear recommendations with clinical rationale.
-Have an understanding of theory of postural management
-Be aware of relevant anatomy related to postural management and understand the relevance of this on completing a physical assessment of posture
-Be aware of what steps are required when completing a physical postural assessment
-Be able to analyze the results of physical assessment and distinguish fixed and correctable limitations
Jenny is a consultant occupational therapist. She qualified in 1997 and completed her MSc in Neuro-rehabilitation in 2007. She has worked in neurological rehabilitation, complex disability rehabilitation, posture management including bed positioning, static seating and wheelchair seating, Motor Neuron Disease care and research. Jenny has worked in a variety of settings including within NHS, Charity, Manufacture, and private health care. This has given Jenny extensive experience working with clients in their own homes, hospitals and care and nursing home environments. Jenny’s works with Accora to provide clinical expertise to the team, supporting clinicians using products effectively. Jenny contributes to the education side of the company providing specialist training on postural management to health care professionals working in statutory services and within care homes.
|Postural Management (58 minutes)