Aquatic Education

Spring Training Prep for the Regular Season with Aquatic Therapy

| Posted in: Aquatic Education, Aquatic Therapy, Sports Medicine, Training Tips, underwater treadmill, Water Therapy

Ah, spring! When fans and players head out to the diamond for another year of America’s game. As spring training ends, players and athletic trainers alike know it’s called “training” for a reason. It’s a time to get ready, mentally and physically, for the grind of the season, which begins today. We caught up with several […]

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The Importance of Experiential Learning

| Posted in: Aquatic Conditioning, Aquatic Education, Aquatic Therapy, Aquatic Therapy Protocols, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Tips, Training Tips, underwater treadmill, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill

We all understand the difference between hearing about how great something is and actually experiencing it, like reading about downhill skiing and then feeling our hair wave in the wind, smelling the fragrant pine and seeing the mountaintop view while gliding down the slopes. As small children we’re encouraged to learn with our hands; the […]

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How to Kick Start a New Aquatic Therapy Program Webinar

| Posted in: Aquatic Education, Physical Therapy, underwater treadmill, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill, Webinars

On December 12, 2017, the National Rural Health Association (NRHA) hosted a webinar, that was sponsored by HydroWorx. “How to Kick Start a New Aquatic Therapy Program” was presented by Troy Moore, Owner of Central Kansas Orthopedic Group Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine in Great Bend, KS. Troy recently added aquatic therapy to his clinic and […]

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Webinar Recap: How to Maximize Utilization of a Senior Aquatics Program

| Posted in: Senior Living Communities, Aquatic Education, Aquatic Therapy, Physical Therapy, underwater treadmill, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill, Webinars

On November 16, 2017, Rachel McDermott, PTA, former Director of Rehabilitation at Stonehill Care Center, presented a webinar on expanding aquatics programs. “How to Maximize Utilization of a Senior Aquatics Program” was a great look into how to get the most out of a therapy pool for multiple applications. Watch the full webinar to get […]

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Recent Webinar: Training Distance Runners in an Aquatic Environment

| Posted in: Aquatic Conditioning, Aquatic Education, Athletic Training, HydroWorx, Sports Medicine, underwater treadmill, Water Treadmill, Webinars

On September 14, 2017 Hugh Blocker presented a webinar titled, “Training Distance Runners in an Aquatic Environment.”  As the assistant athletic trainer for cross country and track and field at Liberty University in Lynchburg, VA, Hugh has vast experience in helping runners train, decrease times and stay healthy. In this webinar, Hugh shares how athletes […]

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Increasing Range of Motion After Double Knee Replacement

| Posted in: Aquatic Education, Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, Physical Therapy, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill

In the United States alone, over 600,000 knee replacements are performed each year, mostly among adults age 65+, but at increasingly younger ages also.  Following a knee replacement surgery, patients endure months of physical therapy in order to properly recover from the procedure. Georgia Physical Therapy, a prominent advocate for aquatic therapy, constantly helps patients […]

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Extensive Benefits of Aquatic Therapy During Pregnancy

| Posted in: Aquatic Education, Water Therapy

Aquatic therapy can have great benefits for pregnant women. Every woman has a different experience during pregnancy and many women even have radically different experiences each time they’re pregnant. The most common pregnancy symptoms, such as fatigue and body aches, can be managed with hydrotherapy. A woman’s body endures many changes during pregnancy, the effects of […]

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Visit HydroWorx at Booth #4120 at LeadingAge in Indianapolis

| Posted in: Aquatic Education, Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, Physical Therapy, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill

Visit HydroWorx at Booth #4120 at LeadingAge in Indianapolis “Be the Difference.” It’s the slogan for the LeadingAge Annual Meeting and EXPO held this year from October 30-November 2, 2016, at the Indiana Convention Center, Indianapolis. Thousands of attendees at this event will have the opportunity to connect, share and discover.  HydroWorx, the leading manufacturer […]

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Struggling to Help Low-Functioning Physical Therapy Patients? Watch This Webinar.

| Posted in: Aquatic Education, Aquatic Therapy, Physical Therapy, Water Therapy, Webinars

Every physical therapist has them – patients who attend one physical therapy session, only to self-discharge and never come back. It’s a frustrating experience on many levels. If you can relate to this type of challenge, you’ll appreciate this on-demand webinar led by Keith Ori, PT, Co-Owner of Orthopedic Rehab, Inc., and Teresa Kropp, PT, […]

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Are You Attending the PPS Conference in Las Vegas?

| Posted in: Aquatic Education, Physical Therapy, Uncategorized, Water Therapy

Our team is excited to be heading out West to Las Vegas for the 60th APTA Private Practice Section “PPS” Conference next week! Come visit us in Booth #723 this year to learn more about HydroWorx and the benefits our products offer to your patients through aquatic therapy. PPS is your chance to explore how […]

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