Australian Bobath Training Association

Welcome to the ABTA home page

Welcome to the The Australian Bobath Training Association inc. (ABTA) home page. The ABTA has been formed to promote the teaching of the Bobath Concept in adult neurological rehabilitation. The members of ABTA are all members of IBITA, the International Bobath Instructors Training Association. Membership is open to qualified Bobath tutors and therapists who have been accepted into a tutor training programme.

Bobath Courses

If you or your group wish to hold a course, please contact the ABTA chairperson Janet Stevens.  The members of the ABTA meet regularly to allocate course tutors and further develop Bobath courses in Australia and neighbouring countries.

Courses 2017

News Just In

Keep the date! ABTA will be running its first conference at St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne to present research relevant to the Bobath concept.
See Senior IBITA Instructor Mary Lynch Ellerington speak, on her final visit to Australia.

The date: Sunday February 18th, 2018! More information to follow.

Bobath Tutors

There are five qualified Bobath tutors and 6 tutor trainees in the group currently. A brief CV of each member is available in the About Us section.