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The S.E.A.L Home and Community Balance and Mobility Program for Seniors

 Falls can take a staggering toll on everyone...... Most falls can be prevented

Are you afraid of falling?

Are you unsteady on your feet?

Have you experienced one or more falls in the past?

               S.E.A.L Balance and Mobility Home Program is for you!

               Ronnie works with all abilities from wheelchair bound to extremely mobile.

               Each session includes an individualized exercise routine and a fun cognitive

               activity.

 

 

Ronnie-with-client

 

Here are some of the benefits you can expect from this program:

 Improve your seated and standing posture

Improve your walking ability and limits of stability

Learn strategies to improve your ability to recover from a loss of balance

Improve your overall strength

Increase your confidence in completing activities of daily living

Improve/maintain cognitive health

 

SEAL Program Strengthening exercises

 

 Important Features of S.E.A.L Balance and Mobility Program

A structured and progressive exercise program, designed specifically for the individual to improve balance and mobility as well as strength and flexibility.

Pre-and post-balance assessments to identify individual needs and demonstrate progress.

Centre of Gravity Control Training/Multi-sensory Training/Postural Strategy Control Training/Gait Pattern Enhancement and Variation Training

Fallproof was recognized by the National Council on Aging in 2006 as a "Best Practice" program in health promotion.

 

 

Ronnie Birkland    

B.A. Recreation & Health Education: University of Victoria

Diploma: Recreation Leadership: Camosun College, Victoria, BC, Canada

Certified Fallproof Balance & Mobility Instructor

BCRPA Certified: Fitness Theory/Strength Training/3rd Age Fitness