We’ve detected a problem with your cookie settings
Merrithew™ uses cookies to help give you the best possible user experience. Please enable cookies to continue

Matwork Programming for Scoliosis Management

Workshop details

Duration 2 hours


REPs 2.0
REPs independently endorsed education

Trainers of clients with scoliosis face genuine issues when designing a suitable exercise program. In this workshop, developed by the Merrithew team, learn the different forms of the condition and how each affects stability and mobility. Discover how the fundamentals of STOTT PILATES can benefit clients with simple or more complex curvature of the spine. Learn to create effective programs that address the specific needs of this population using a Mat and portable balance and resistance equipment.

Specialty tracks

Post-Rehabilitation Conditioning

Learning objectives

  1. Understand the different causes and types of scoliosis
  2. Discuss contraindicated movements in various parts of the body
  3. Explore how Matwork and small props can aid in exercise programming
  4. Learn how select STOTT PILATES Matwork exercises can be beneficial for clients with scoliosis

AV equipment used in this workshop

  • Head mic and sound system
  • Slide presentation
  • Projector
  • Screen
  • Laptop

Related products