The following courses in the Bobath concept are scheduled for 2019.
Further courses for 2019 including Advanced courses are being planned, so check back regularly.
Please E-Mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
No courses in your area? If you are interested in running a course in your region, or at your hospital, contact Australian Bobath Tutors Association. We can tailor a course to suit your needs.
PLEASE NOTE: Any queries re course enrolment should go through the given course contact. ABTA places all confirmed courses on the website, unless course is internal to a particular health service.
For APA co-ordinated courses please see their Web site for a full list and online registration:
Prerequisite – open to qualified physiotherapists, occupational therapists. Some courses may be OT or PT specific. Contact convenor for further details.
Prerequisite for Basic Bobath Course (Adult Hemiplegia)
NB: All “What is Normal Movement” courses will have a particular theme. Any of the themes qualify as a prerequisite for the Basic Bobath Course.
|Dates / Location||Theme||Contact|
|1 – 2 March 2019
La Trobe Regional Hospital, Traralgon
|Pelvis, Spine, Thorax, Scapula||Rebekah Neilson
|4 – 5 May 2019
Modbury Hospital, SA
|Reach and Grasp||Deborah Harvey
|25 – 26 May 2019
|29 – 30 June 2019
|3 – 4 August 2019
Prerequisite – completion of “What is Normal Movement?” course
Wherever feasible, the courses will now be run in two parts – two weeks, then a final week 2-3 months later.
NB: There is a single case design or essay component to be completed between 2nd and 3rd week of the course.
|5th April – 18th April 2019|
28th June – 2nd July 2019
|Port Macquarie Base Hospital||2 places left, enquire now!
|22nd April – 3rd May 2019|
25th June – 29th June 2019
|Darwin (Palmerston)||Aleka Freijah
|6th June – 17th June 2019|
12th September – 16th September 2019
|Peter James Centre, Burwood Campus, Eastern Health, Vic||Sarah Osiurak
Prerequisite – 6 months clinical experience following completion of IBITA recognized Basic Bobath Course (Adult Hemiplegia)