To keep everyone safe and minimise risk we will continue to follow government and professional guidance. Should we decide that due to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak we need to cancel/postpone any of these courses we will make contact with you.

Thank you for your understanding during this very difficult time.

Neurological Teaching Centre

Neurological Teaching Courses in Manchester

Loading Courses

Optimising Recovery of Upper Limb Function specific to reaching and grasping – Course 3

 Designed for physiotherapy assistants and carers working with individuals living with a neurological condition.

Duration: Full Day Saturday

Course Tutors: Funeeza Hussain and Alessandro Uva

Course Description:  A one day workshop looking at the fundamentals of how we perform reach and grasp in daily activities.

Course Aims:
To give the participants practical skills and knowledge of how they can use this to optimise their patient’s performance in day to day activities such as feeding, dressing and movement between postures.

Course number three of three, when combined these courses aim to improve the participants:

  • knowledge of analysing how their clients are moving and the impact this is may be having on their functional performance in everyday activities
  • To adapt their own handling to optimise their client’s movement performance
  • To help them to support their clients to meet their rehabilitation goals


Suitable for: Physiotherapy assistants and carers working with individuals living with a neurological condition

Cost: £85. This course can be paid for individually; however, we have a discounted rate of £260 if all three are booked together.

Refreshments: Light Refreshments are provided.

How to Apply: Please either email your interest to or telephone 0161 7930003