Get under the skin of rehabilitation!

Getting Started with Physiotherapy - How to Get Them Fit and Healthy

Get all the help you need with patient rehabilitation in this comprehensive, fully-guaranteed Online Mini Series™ course from CPD Solutions

Let veterinary physiotherapist Lowri Davies show you how to make a real difference to your patients! Register now and find out how to integrate physiotherapy into your practice ....


12 months access to recordings and course materials is included. Please note that these are webinar recordings and not live events. Full details on how to access the Mini Series will be emailed to you.

  • Suitable for Veterinary Nurses (Vets welcome too!)
  • Learn how to select the best rehabilitation technique for your patients to maximise their recovery
  • Get essential practical advice on how physiotherapy can assist you with everyday situations in small animal practice
  • Be confident at developing the best rehabilitation protocol for each case
  • Get some seriously practical help on how to use physiotherapy techniques in the operating theatre
  • Make the right choices when advising on nutrition
  • AND…you have a whole year’s access to recorded sessions for reviewing key points
  • Self-assessment quiz to ‘release’ your 8 hours CPD certification (don’t worry, you can take them more than once if you don’t quite hit the mark first time)
  • Accredited by the Veterinary College of Ireland for 8 CVE credits
  • Superb value for money – you learn without travelling or paying for accommodation, childcare or petcare
  • Watch on your iPad
  • Ask all the questions you want
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What will I learn on this course?

Session 1: Under the Skin of Rehabilitation


  • The principles that underly the development of a musculoskeletal rehabilitation programme
  • The fundamental principles of tissue healing and what happens to delay that healing process
  • How to use clinical reasoning to decide whether a technique is appropriate for a patient
  • How to assess and measure outcomes
  • Which techniques can be used to manipulate the inflammatory process?


Session 2: Pain and Movement


  • How to diagnose acute and chronic pain
  • How to develop an integrated pain management program
  • How to use rehabilitation techniques in the operating theatre
  • Rehabilitation and critical care nursing


Session 3: Nutrition, Training and Nurse Clinics


  • How to work out daily energy requirements
  • How to optimise nutrition for all stages of life including the sporting dog and the immobile dog
  • Rehabilitation techniques that can assist with puppy growth and development, obesity management and osteoarthritis management
  • Neuromotor training
  • Proprioception


About The Presenter

LowriLowri Davies BVSc MRCVS Cert Vet Acup CCRP Lowri graduated from Bristol Veterinary School in 1992. She is founder and director of the SMART Veterinary Clinics, specialist rehabilitation and sports medicine clinics based in South Wales with a UK wide client base. She has a postgraduate qualification in Veterinary Acupuncture awarded by the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society and she gained her CCRP accreditation in 2005 from the University of Tennessee. She is past president of the Association of British Veterinary Acupuncturists and is currently president of the British Veterinary Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine association. Lowri is a member of the International Association for the Study of Pain, the NOI (neuro-orthopaedic institute) and associate member of the Royal Society of Medicine. She has lectured internationally on rehabilitation and sports medicine including developing and teaching the rehabilitation elective program at Murdoch University. Lowri has contributed to numerous publications on rehabilitation and pain management and written chapters on Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine for various textbooks.

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Take advantage of the easy format of the online Mini Series and learn how to best help patients in your practice.


GREAT VALUE! Your Course Rate is Just £227 + VAT*

The price includes all 3 sessions, notes and quiz – 8 hours of CPD

No traffic jams, accommodation hassles, pet or child care, rota clashes, locum fees….just great CPD and a valuable ongoing resource

* overseas customers outside the EU will not be charged VAT. Overseas customers in the EU; provide your VAT number and we will refund the VAT.

All the sessions are now available as recordings and you have access to them for a full 12 months after purchase.

So buy now and take advantage of this really easy to attend online CPD format.


Buy with absolute confidence

Your purchase is protected by the CPD Solutions no quibble money back guarantee.

Need some help? Call us on +44 (0)151 328 0444

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