Aquatic and land physiotherapy for babies, children & young people
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January 12, 2018
Shayna Gavin, Physiotherapist
We are looking forward to starting our bike riding intensive 22nd January 2018 and then all physiotherapy services January 29th 2018.
So far we have 2 physiotherapists and 2 physiotherapy assistants ready to start playing towards your goals. We are still recruiting a f...
December 21, 2017
Celebrating a fantastic year with Splash families and our team!
We had a great time at our end of year pool party, and had all our fun toys in the pool for the last week.
We wanted to share some of our favourite photos with you!
Splash end of year pool party on the Inte...
November 20, 2017
Splash kids will join in with swim safer activities
at both of the swim schools we work with over the next two weeks during their aquatic physiotherapy sessions.
What will happen during this swim safer week? (20th - 25th November)
This week we will have a go at:
January 12, 2017
Jumping off jetties, boats, rocks and sea walls was always one of my favourite things to do in the ocean and at rock pools.
But it's certainly a risky thing to do.
Photo shows people mid fall jumping off jetty into the ocean Source: ABC news
Learning to do a safety jump i...
March 9, 2016
I know many of your were dissappointed we were unable to run any intensives over summer while I was away on the research project. But...
Physiotherapy intensives are back for these school holidays!
Monday 4th April - Thursday 7th April
We will be seeing children in the w...
November 13, 2015
There is new evidence about the need to keep ears dry for children who have grommets inserted.
What are grommets?
"Grommets" are middle ear ventilation tubes inserted surgically into a child's middle ear to allow fresh air in. They are known by a number of names (e...
September 17, 2015
NDIS (National Disability Insurance Scheme)roll out dates for Victoria and New South Wales are set
The NDIA(National Disability Insurance Agency)yesterday issued a media release outlining the roll out dates for Victoria and New South Wales.
We've been waiting for these s...
June 17, 2015
I'm honoured to be presenting a joint lecture for the Australian Physiotherapy Associations's two national groups, Paediatrics and Aquatics, again this year.
Inclusion and participation
I'll be speaking about the ways in which physiotherapists and swimming teachers can...
June 12, 2015
We're excited to be doing physiotherapy intensives again this school holidays.
From Monday 29th June to Friday 3rd July, we will be seeing children in the water as well as at home and in your favourite playgrounds.
Aquatic physiotherapy ("hydrotherapy") in Melbourne
January 7, 2015
We love the water. This is a quick online questionnaire to help you become more aware of ways to stay safer around water, from the bathtub to the beach.
Got a spare 5 minutes?
We'd love to encourage you to become a water hero!
Then you get a badge you can post to socia...
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November 3, 2017
awareness/ celebration/ action day
first person advocacy
learn to ride a bike
learn to sit
learn to swim
learn to walk
specific learning needs
table top activity
world cp day