Curriculum courses

PREREQUISITE

degree in physiotherapy, either a Bachelor’s degree or a Masters degree from a recognized university program

OBJECTIVES

(for a complete list, visit www.orthodiv.org)

At the end of the course the participant will be able to :
– Demonstrate clinical reasoning skills in a basic musculoskeletal subjective and physical examination
– Integrate evidence-based practice into clinical reasoning with assessment and treatment techniques
– Analyze the assessment findings including relevant pathology to establish the patient’s problems and understand the process of wound repair and the role of physiotherapy in this process
– Perform a scan examination of the upper and lower quadrants

Costs
  • $700.00 Member of the ACP / Orthodiv
  • $750.00 Non-member of the ACP / Orthodiv
Course Teachers Schedule Location Language Deadline
Q1-3020-Qc
Stephanie Bourdages
26 – 29 October 2020
Quebec City
French
May 12, 2020
  Ongoing
Q1-0321-Mtl
Eve Chaput
10 – 13 January 2021
Montreal
French
December 1, 2020
Q1-1221-Qc
Olivier Tremblay Valin
26 – 29 May 2021
Quebec City
French
April 20, 2021
Q1-1421-Mtl
Eleonore Turgeon Fournier
14 – 17 June 2021
Montreal
French
May 6, 2021

PREREQUISITE

Clinical Integration Level 1 pass certificate

OBJECTIVES

(for a complete list, visit www.orthodiv.org)

At the end of the course the participant will be able to :
– Understand biomechanical terminology
– Understand the presentation, clinical implications and management of pathologies affecting the lower quadrant including the lumbar spine and pelvis
– Integrate clinical reasoning by quadrant
– Integrate into clinical reasoning the theoretical principles and the practical application of soft tissue and articular assessment / treatment procedures to each of the lower quadrant peripheral joints, pelvic and lumbar joints
– Integrate the principles and practical application of safe and effective high velocity manipulative procedures to the lower quadrant

Costs
  • $1,775.00 Member of the ACP / Orthodiv
  • $1,975.00 Non-member of the ACP / Orthodiv
Course Teachers Schedule Location Language Deadline
QI2-2120-Mtl
Annie Belanger
Melanie Roch
16 – 19 February 2020
16 – 19 October 2020
13 – 16 November 2020
Montreal
French
January 12, 2020
  Ongoing
QI2-2420-Qc
Josiane Roberge
Olivier Tremblay Valin
26 – 29 February 2020
11 – 14 September 2020
4 – 9 November 2020
Quebec City
French
January 22, 2020
  Ongoing
QI2-3720-Qc
Olivier Tremblay Valin
Stephanie Bourdages
7 – 10 October 2020
18 – 21 November 2020
16 – 19 December 2020
Quebec City
French
September 3, 2020
  Ongoing
QI2-4020-Mtl
Annie Belanger
Marc-Andre Sarrazin
25 – 28 October 2020
2 – 5 December 2020
20 – 23 January 2021
Montreal
French
September 15, 2020
  Ongoing
QI2-0121-Mtl
Laurence Bouin
Eve Chaput
7 – 10 January 2021
18 – 21 February 2021
28 – 31 March 2021
Montreal
English
November 29, 2020
QI2-0221-Amq
Stephanie Bourdages
Annie Chenard
10 – 13 January 2021
10 – 13 March 2021
25 – 28 May 2021
Amqui
French
December 1, 2020
QI2-0821-Qc
Josiane Roberge
28 – 31 January 2021
25 – 28 February 2021
9 – 12 April 2021
Quebec City
French
December 8, 2020
QI2-1021-Mtl
Melanie Roch
Annie Belanger
16 – 19 April 2021
20 – 23 May 2021
18 – 21 June 2021
Montreal
French
March 10, 2021

PREREQUISITE

Clinical Integration Level 1 pass certificate

OBJECTIVES

(for a complete list, visit www.orthodiv.org)

At the end of the course the participant will be able to :
– Understand the biomechanics of the upper quadrant joints
– Understand the presentation, clinical implications and management of pathologies affecting the upper quadrant including the cervical and thoracic regions
– Integrate clinical reasoning by quadrant
– Integrate into clinical reasoning the theoretical principles and the practical application of assessment and treatment procedures to each of the upper quadrant joints
– Integrate the principles and practical application of safe and effective high velocity manipulative procedures to the upper quadrant

Costs
  • $1,775.00 Member of the ACP / Orthodiv
  • $1,975.00 Non-member of the ACP / Orthodiv
Course Teachers Schedule Location Language Deadline
QS2-1820-Qc
Caroline Huard
Olivier Fallon
23 – 26 January 2020
19 – 22 February 2020
10 – 13 December 2020
Quebec City
French
December 19, 2019
  Ongoing
QS2-3620-Qc
Olivier Fallon
Caroline Huard
23 – 26 September 2020
22 – 25 October 2020
22 – 25 November 2020
Quebec City
French
August 15, 2020
  Ongoing
QS2-4220-Si
Louise Gloutney
Annie Belanger
20 – 22 November 2020
15 – 17 January 2021
26 – 28 February 2021
23 – 25 April 2021
Sept-Iles
French
October 14, 2020
  Registration Closed
QS2-0621-Qc
Marie-Pierre Murray
17 – 20 January 2021
17 – 20 February 2021
28 April – 1 May 2021
Quebec City
French
December 3, 2020
QS2-0721-Mtl
Sylvain St-Amour
Caroline Huard
22 – 25 January 2021
3 – 6 March 2021
28 April – 1 May 2021
Montreal
French
December 8, 2020
QS2-0921-Mtl
Erin Cox
11 – 14 March 2021
22 – 25 April 2021
3 – 6 June 2021
Montreal
English
February 4, 2021
QS2-3320-Mtl
Eve Chaput
Erin Cox
Caroline Huard
Laurence Bouin
7 – 10 April 2021
12 – 15 May 2021
9 – 12 June 2021
Montreal
French
March 2, 2021

PREREQUISITE

Level 2 Lower and Upper Quadrants pass certificates

OBJECTIVES

(for a detailed list please consult www.orthodiv.org)

At the end of the course the participant will be able to :
– Understand the presentation, clinical implication and the pathologies of the lower quadrant including the lumbar and pelvic regions
– Develop an advanced understanding of the biomechanical interactions of the lower quadrant
– Integrate the clinical reasoning of the theoretical principles and the practical application of the evaluation and treatment of the lower quadrant joints
– Be able to complete a subjective and objective evaluation including:
a) soft tissue palpation
b) testing of the active physiological movements (including combined and conjunct movements)
c) testing of the passive physiological and accessory movements (including combined and conjunct movements)
d) testing of strength, flexibility and muscular recruitment
e) testing of the neuromeningeal dynamics (including the notion of differential diagnosis)
– Understand the normal and abnormal advanced biomechanics of the lower quadrant including in standing, walking and running and will be able to make corrections in these areas when needed
– Integrate the principles and the application of high velocity manipulation techniques to lower quadrant peripheral joints

Costs
  • $1,775.00 Member of the ACP / Orthodiv
  • $1,975.00 Non-member of the ACP / Orthodiv
Course Teachers Schedule Location Language Deadline
QI3-0521-Mtl
Stephane Lamy
15 – 17 January 2021
12 – 14 February 2021
16 – 18 April 2021
Montreal
French
December 3, 2020
QI3-3520-Qc
Elaine Maheu
Christine Konieczka
5 – 7 March 2021
14 – 16 May 2021
11 – 13 June 2021
Quebec City
French
January 28, 2021

PREREQUISITE

Level 2 Lower and Upper Quadrants pass certificates

OBJECTIVES

(for a detailed list please consult www.orthodiv.org)

At the end of the course the participant will be able to :
– Understand the presentation, clinical implication and the pathologies of the upper quadrant
– Develop an advanced understanding of the biomechanical interactions of the upper quadrant. Advanced concepts of the biomechanics and pathomechanics
– Integrate the clinical reasoning of the theoretical principles and the practical application of the evaluation and treatment of the upper quadrant joints
– Be able to complete a subjective and objective evaluation of the upper quadrant including :
a) soft tissue palpation
b) testing of the active physiological movements (including combined and conjunct movements)
c) testing of the passive physiological and accessory movements (including combined and conjunct movements)
d) testing of strength, flexibility and muscular recruitment
e) testing of the neuromeningeal dynamics (including the notion of differential diagnosis)
– Integrate the principles and the application of high velocity manipulation techniques to lower quadrant peripheral joints

Costs
  • $1,775.00 Member of the ACP / Orthodiv
  • $1,975.00 Non-member of the ACP / Orthodiv
Course Teachers Schedule Location Language Deadline
QS3-3420-Mtl
Elaine Maheu
Christine Konieczka
30 October – 1 November 2020
18 – 20 December 2020
28 – 30 January 2021
Montreal
French
September 24, 2020
  Registration Closed
QS3-0421-Qc
Elaine Maheu
Pierre Langevin
14 – 16 January 2021
4 – 6 February 2021
11 – 13 March 2021
Quebec City
French
December 2, 2020
QS3-3820-Mtl
Alison Beaton
Andrea McAllister
15 – 17 January 2021
19 – 21 February 2021
12 – 14 March 2021
Montreal
English
December 9, 2020
Costs
  • $0.00 Member of the ACP / Orthodiv
  • $0.00 Non-member of the ACP / Orthodiv
No courses are currently available.

PREREQUISITE

Intermediate manual therapy exam

OBJECTIVES

(for a detailed list please consult www.orthodiv.org)

At the end of the course the participant will be able to :
– Using clinical reasoning, evaluate the functional dysfunctions of the spine, pelvis and costal joints
– Treat articular fixations of the spine, pelvis and costal joints, using manipulation

Costs
  • $1,350.00 Member of the ACP / Orthodiv
  • $1,500.00 Non-member of the ACP / Orthodiv
Course Teachers Schedule Location Language Deadline
Q4-3920-Mtl
Elaine Maheu
Francois Landry
29 – 31 January 2021
Montreal
French
December 23, 2020

PREREQUISITE

Quadrant Level 4 and Intermediate manual therapy exam

OBJECTIVES

(for a detailed list please consult www.orthodiv.org)

At the end of the course the participant will be able to :
– Using clinical reasoning, evaluate the functional dysfunctions of the spine, pelvis and costal joints
– Understand the quadrant compensations caused by segmental hypomobility or hypermobility
– Treat articular fixations of the spine, pelvis and costal joints, in the presence of adjacent hypomobility or hypermobility, using manipulation

Costs
  • $1,350.00 Member of the ACP / Orthodiv
  • $1,500.00 Non-member of the ACP / Orthodiv
Course Teachers Schedule Location Language Deadline
Q5-1721-Mtl
Francois Landry
27 – 31 May 2021
Montreal
French
April 21, 2021
Costs
  • $0.00 Member of the ACP / Orthodiv
  • $0.00 Non-member of the ACP / Orthodiv
No courses are currently available.

PREREQUISITE

Lower Quadrant Level 2 or Lower Quadrant Level 3

OBJECTIVES

(for a detailed list please consult www.orthodiv.org)

At the end of the course the participant will be able to :
– Review the principles of clinical reasoning
– Apply clinical reasoning to real patients
– Review and apply evaluation and treatment techniques to patients
– Discuss the different patients seen during the course
– Each participant will have the chance to evaluate and treat two patients during the course, in groups of either two or three physios

*Allow to obtain 20 hours of clinical supervision
** Notice to those interested: For this course, we will need patients with non-irritable conditions ; therefore, if you are interested in being a patient or you have a patient you would like to refer for the course, please contact the AQPMO coordinator, preferably by email at info@aqpmo.ca, who will forward the information to the teacher. We will need a total of 12 patients for this course and the patients will need to be available for two consecutive days (either Friday/Saturday or Saturday/Sunday) of the three day course, for a period of two hours the first visit and for one hour the second visit.

Costs
  • $500.00 Member of the ACP / Orthodiv
  • $550.00 Non-member of the ACP / Orthodiv
No courses are currently available.

PREREQUISITE

Upper Quadrant Level 2 or Upper Quadrant Level 3

OBJECTIVES

(for a detailed list please consult www.orthodiv.org)

At the end of the course the participant will be able to :
– Review the principles of clinical reasoning
– Apply clinical reasoning to real patients
– Review and apply evaluation and treatment techniques to patients
– Discuss the different patients seen during the course
– Each participant will have the chance to evaluate and treat two patients during the course, in groups of either two or three physios

*Allow to obtain 20 hours of clinical supervision
** Notice to those interested: For this course, we will need patients with non-irritable conditions ; therefore, if you are interested in being a patient or you have a patient you would like to refer for the course, please contact the AQPMO coordinator, preferably by email at info@aqpmo.ca, who will forward the information to the teacher. We will need a total of 12 patients for this course and the patients will need to be available for two consecutive days (either Friday/Saturday or Saturday/Sunday) of the three day course, for a period of two hours the first visit and for one hour the second visit.

Costs
  • $500.00 Member of the ACP / Orthodiv
  • $550.00 Non-member of the ACP / Orthodiv
Course Teachers Schedule Location Language Deadline
SCS-1321-Mtl
Elaine Maheu
27 – 29 May 2021
Montreal
French
April 21, 2021