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Transverse Myelitis Conference

Linzi attended the conference at Aston University and also did a presentation on the importance of neurophysio for people with transverse myelitis. The conference was extremely informative. Dr Allen DeSena from Cincinnati lectured on Rehabilitation and TM along with other UK speakers specialising in TM. There was a lot of information on the medical management [...]

Linzi’s Bangladesh Course

Linzi has returned from her 2 weeks teaching in Bangladesh. She had an amazing experience working with very motivated physiotherapists often in difficult situations. The staff at the Centre for Rehabilitation of the paralysed made Linzi extremely welcome. CRP is one of the most amazing rehabilitation settings she has ever visited. It was set up [...]

Busy busy!!

We are hoping to get a new staff member in post as the clinic has become extra busy recently with many new patients Thanks to all our staff for working hard to keep people from having to go on a waiting list. Th hydrotherapy pool is also increasingly popular so if you fancy a dip [...]

Linzi’s Bangladesh Visit

Linzi is going to visit hospitals in Dhaka for 2 weeks to help therapists working with neurological patients.

Happy new year!

We would like to wish everyone a happy new year for 2015 from all the staff at MNC. We have exciting plans for new courses and team events that will be taking place throughout the year. For further updates please keep tuned to our website and Facebook page!!

Jenny’s new baby!

Big congratulations from everyone at MNC to Jenny and Mike on the arrival of their baby daughter Jessica Alice Goodwin – she was born on 27th December 2014 weighing 6lb 11 oz. We are looking forward to Jenny and Jessica popping into see us very soon!

Advanced course- Portugal

Lynne is back from teaching a successful course in Portugal titled “Exploring the Relationship of all 4 limbs in recovery of functional walking.” The course was the first advance course  with one of the Portuguese tutors in training and was well received. Well done everyone!

Current Neuroscience in Motor Learning

We are very much looking forward to welcoming back a favourite lecturer at MNC. Nigel Lawes will teach a weekend on Motor Learning in September 2014.

Regain challenge

Sean Crosby a patient from MNC who suffered a severe stroke a number of years ago has once again completed another amazing challenge in November. This time a 400 kilometre South Africa bike ride to raise funds for Regain, a charity supporting men and women paralysed in sporting accidents. Sean completed this in 5 days [...]

Ben’s latest challenge

One of our patients, Lance Bombadier Ben Parkinson MBE, famous for being Britain’s most injured surviving serviceman, is training for his next challenge. “Operation Frankton” He is leading a team of disabled and able bodied servicemen in a 75 mile canoe trip along the Garrone River to Bordeaux. This event is for the Pilgrim Bandits charity, [...]