kinectED: Pilates Programming for Breast Cancer Survivors

451In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month, popular instructor & Kane School teacher trainer Dianne Wise will be presenting Pilates Programming for Breast Cancer Survivors: Parts 1 & 2 this weekend. Part 1 will be part lecture, part demonstration with a focus on mat programming while Part 2 will focus mainly on equipment programming. Please note: Part 1 is a pre-requisite for Part 2. Here’s the breakdown:

Part 1 (Saturday, October 26th: 9am-3pm)

  • Participants will learn about what breast cancer survivors will have experienced prior to coming to see a Pilates instructor (i.e. diagnostic procedures, treatment options, reconstruction options).
  • The lymph system, and lymphedema, a condition many survivors face, as well as complications from this condition will be discussed in depth.
  • Dianne will cover programming on the mat implementing all of this information.

Part 2 (Sunday, October 27th: 9am-1pm

  • Dianne will pick up where she left off in Part 1 by focusing on equipment programming (reformer, chair & cadillac) with specific attention given to the treatment of clients with lymphedema.

Sign up for one or both workshops here!


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