What's is ABPIA?

ABPIA (Asian Bobath Pediatric Instructors Association) is a organization that holds "Basic course for 8 weeks in the infant area based on the Bobath concept" for children with the cerebral palsy and the family, it is chiefly held by the instructor and the instructor in Japan and South Korea in Asia.
Our purpose

①Develop treatment based on the Bobath concept to the cerebral palsy and the infant central nerve disease object person.
②Spread the assistive technology based on the Bobath concept through the recognized various courses etc.
③Maintain and improve the level of the recognized course.
④Improve treatment and the guidance level of the instructor and the instructor in Asia.
⑤Organize the conference and the educational program and promote the exchange of the opinion between members.
⑥Achieve the enhancement of the training process of the instructor and the instructor in Asia.
⑦Cooperate in the activity based on the Bobath concept in Asia.
⑧Participate and cooperate in the international activity positively

It contributes from the field of rehabilitation to a social-making that children can live at ease over the life by making understanding of the cerebral palsy founded by Mr. and Mrs. Bobath to children and basic child care technologies known to Asia.

Course inforation
8 week Basic course
October 2 - November 24, 2017 Current Bobath concept 8 weeks basic course
【Place】Osaka Developmental Rehabilitation Center
【Lecturer】Dr. Suzuki, Kii 3 Oct 2016 - 25 Nov 2016 【Place】The first half:Morinomiya Hospital (Osaka)
The latter half:Osaka Developmental Rehabilitation Center (Osaka)
【Lecturer】Suzuki, Kii, and another 4 Jul 2016 - 26 Aug 2016 【Place】National Rehabilitation Center for Children with Disabilities (Tokyo)
【Lecturer】Kii, Kaneko, and another 28 September 2015 - 20 November 2015 【Place】Osaka Developmental Rehabilitation Center (Osaka)
【Lecturer】Suzuki, Kii, and another Monday, January 19, 2015 - Friday, March 13 >PDF 【Place】Morinomiya Hospital (Osaka)
【Lecturer】Suzuki, Kii, Hiura, and another 2014 - 7th July , 2014 - 29th August >PDF 【Place】National Rehabilitation Center for Children with Disabilities (Tokyo)
【Lecturer】Kii, Kaneko, Shinbo, and another Tuesday, January 14, 2014 - Friday, March 7 【Place】Morinomiya Hospital (Osaka)
【Lecturer】Kajiura, Kii, Ohashi, Shiina, and another
Advanced course
August 5 to 9 2019 NEW Bobath Advanced Course 2019
【Place】National Rehabilitation Center for Disabilities (Tokyo)
【Lecturer】Katsumasa Kii, ABPIA Senior Instructor Matsuo Shinbo, ABPIA Senior Instructor Aug 9 - 13, 2017 Bobath approach for Cerebral Palsy Advance Course
【Place】Tokyo Child Ryoiku Hospital (Tokyo)
【Lecturer】Kii,Shinbo,Marumori June 12 - 16, 2017 Current Bobath Concept Advanced Course
【Place】Osaka Developmental Rehabilitation Center
【Lecturer】Kii, Hiura 20 Jun 2016 - 24 Jun 2016 【Place】Osaka Developmental Rehabilitation Center (Osaka)
【Lecturer】Kii , Nishino 13 July 2015 - 17 July 2015 【Place】National Rehabilitation Center for Children with Disabilities (Tokyo)
【Lecturer】Kii , Kaneko From Monday , 11 th May 2015 to Friday , 15 th May >PDF 【Place】Morinomiya Hospital (Osaka)
【Lecturer】Jean-Pierre Maes(Profile), Katsumasa Kii, Makoto Kinomoto From Saturday , 26 th July 2014 to Sunday , 27 th July 【Place】Japan Bobath Congress in Osaka
【Theme】Clinical Reasoning in Bobath Concept From 26th May 2014 to 30th May 2014 >PDF 【Place】Morinomiya Hospital (Osaka)
【Lecturer】Jean-Pierre Maes, Katsumasa Kii, Makoto Kinomoto
Refresher course
From Saturday , September 13 2014 to, Monday, September 15
>PDF
【Place】Morinomiya Hospital(Osaka)
【Lecturer】Nagasima,Nisino,Kitahara 2014 - 5 th June , 2014 - 7 th June >PDF 【Place】Morinomiya Hospital(Osaka)
【Lecturer】Hiura,Nagashima
Course of occupational category related to remedial teaching
August 21 - 25, 2017 Course for multidisciplinary team approach to children
with cerebral palsy

【Place】Osaka Developmental Rehabilitation Center
【Lecturer】Dr. Suzuki, Kurosawa 7 Jan 2017 - 8 Jan 2017 【Place】Osaka Development Rehabilitation Center (Osaka)
【Lecturer】Nishino・Tuji etc 27 Aug 2016 - 28 Aug 2016 Short Course for therapist and nurse of NICU
【Place】Morinomiya Hospital (Osaka)
【Lecturer】Arai・Kii・Nagashima・Komatsu 22 August 2016 - 26 August 2016 【Place】Osaka Developmental Rehabilitation Center (Osaka)
【Lecturer】Suzuki , Kurosawa , and another 9 Aug 2016 - 14 Aug 2016 【Place】Morinomiya Hospital (Osaka)
【Lecturer】Kii,Nagashima,Hiura,Yamamoto,Yoshida,Sakoguchi,
                  Kise,Yamakawa 9 January 2016 - 10 January 2016 【Place】Osaka Developmental Rehabilitation Center(Osaka)
【Lecturer】Nishino,Hamada 29 October 2015 - 3 November 2015 【Place】Morinomiya Hospital(Osaka)
【Lecturer】Kii, Yamamoto, Sakoguchi, Yamakawa 17 August 2015 - 21 August 2015 【Place】Osaka Developmental Rehabilitation Center(Osaka)
【Lecturer】Suzuki, Kurosawa, Tsuji From Saturday, 10 th January 2015 to Sunday, 11 th January   Course of occupational category related to remedial teaching
【Place】Osaka Developmental Rehabilitation Center(Osaka)
【Lecturer】Nishino, Tsuji From Wednesday, October 29 2014 to, Monday,November 3
>PDF >Application
【Place】Morinomiya Hospital Uddiy Hole(Osaka)
【Lecturer】Kii,Nagasima,Komuro,Yamakawa From 30th August 2014 to 31th August 2014   Short Course for Therapist & Nurse of NICU
【Place】Morinomiya Hospital (Osaka)
【Lecturer】Arai, Kii, Nagashima, Komatsu From 18th August 2014 to 22th August 2014 【Place】Osaka Developmental Rehabilitation Center(Osaka)
【Lecturer】Suzuki, Kurosawa, Tsuji, Hamada
Doctor course
     Coming soon!
Information course
8 October 2016-10 October 2016 Introductory Course
【Place】Seiai Rehabilitation hospital(Fukuoka)
【Lecturer】Nagashima 17 Sep 2016 - 19 Sep 2016 【Place】Morinomiya Hospital(Osaka)
【Lecturer】Hiura,Tsuji,Yoshida 19 March 2016 - 21 March 2016 Developmental Workshop 2015 - Reconsideration of normal development for taking advantage of the potential
【Place】Nishinomiya Sunago Medical and welfare Center (Hyogo)
【Lecturer】Nagashima,Nishino,Kitahara 9 January 2016 - 10 January 2016 Focusing on the treatment of athetosis type children
【Place】Morinomiya Hospital (Osaka)
【Lecturer】Kinomoto,Torise 19 September 2015 - 21 September 2015 Bobath Approach for Children with cerebral palsy
【Place】Morinomiya Hospital(Osaka)
【Lecturer】Hiura, Tsuji, Torise 29 August 2015 - 30 August 2015 Information course for OT
【Place】National Rehabilitation Center for Children with Disabilities (Tokyo)
【Lecturer】Noguchi, Ito, Matsumoto 8 August 2015 - 9 August 2015 Assessment and Treatment for severe mentally and physically handicapped children
【Place】Nishinomiya Sunago Medical and welfare Center (Hyogo)
【Lecturer】Nagasima 4 July 2015 - 5 July 2015 Focusing on the treatment of spastic type children
【Place】Morinomiya Hospital (Osaka)
【Lecturer】Kinomoto,Yamamoto 13 June 2015 - 14 June 2015 Bobath Approach for Children with cerebral palsy for OT
? Forcusing on Dressing ?

【Place】Aino Rehabilitation Center for Children (Osaka)
【Lecturer】Morita, Kurosawa, Kise 30 May 2015 - 31 May 2015 Bobath Approach for Children with cerebral palsy
-Basic handring for treatment-

【Place】National Rehabilitation Center for Children with Disabilities (Tokyo)
【Lecturer】Kaneko 23 May 2015 - 24 May 2015 Postural control represent basis of treatment
【Place】Morinomiya Hospital (Osaka)
【Lecturer】Kinomoto,Yosida 16 May 2015 - 17 May 2015 Information course for OT
【Place】Morinomiya Hospital(Osaka)
【Lecturer】Omuro, Yamanaka 9 May 2015 Bobath Approach for Children with cerebral palsy
by senior instructor for EBTA

【Place】Morinomiya Hospital (Osaka)
【Lecturer】Jean-Pierre Meas , Kinomoto Saturday,November 29 2014 >PDF 【Place】Aino Rehabilitation Center for Children
【Lecturer】Morita,Sakoguchi,Matsumoto,Kise Saturday,November 1 and Sunday,November 2 >PDF 【Place】Osaka Developmental Rehabilitation Center
             South of Osaka Hospital for Child Rehabilitation (Osaka)
【Lecturer】Nishino,Tsuji,Kurosawa From Saturday,November 1 2014 to Monday,November 3 >PDF 【Place】Niigata Hamagumi Center for Child Health and Rehabilitation (Niigata)
【Lecturer】Hiura,Marumori From Saturday , October 11 2014 to, Sunday, October 12 >PDF 【Place】National Rehabilitation Center for Children with Disabilities(Tokyo)
【Lecturer】Kaneko From Saturday,September 6 2014 to, Sunday, September 7
>PDF
【Place】Nishinomiya Sunago Iryou Fukushi Center (Hyogo)
【Lecturer】Nagasima From 30th August 2014 to 31th August 2014 【Place】Osaka Developmental Rehabilitation Center(Osaka)
【Lecturer】Noguchi, Morita, Komuro, Yamanaka, Sakoguchi, Ito, Tsuji, Kurosawa 2014 - 19 th July , 2014 - 21 th July >PDF 【Place】Yamagata prefectural training center for child health and rehabilitation (Yamagata)
【Lecturer】Hiura , Komuro
Introductory module course
25 Nov - 26 Nov 2017 Bobath Concept for Cerebral Palsy - Treatment for Athetose type -
【Place】Morinomiya Hospital (Osaka)
【Lecturer】Kinomoto,Yoshida 7-9 October, 2017 Introductory Course
【Place】Tosei General Hospital
【Lecturer】Manabe, Nakano, Sakoguchi 19 Aug - 20 Aug 2017 Bobath Concept for Cerebral Palsy ? Treatment for Spasticity type ?
【Place】Morinomiya Hospital (Osaka)
【Lecturer】Kinomoto,Yoshida,Torise 15 Jul - 17 Jul 2017 Bobath approach for children with cerebral palsy
【Place】Morinomiya Hospital (Osaka)
【Lecturer】Hiura,Tuji,Yoshida 10 Jun - 11 June 2017 Introductory for Occupational Therapist
【Place】Seiai Rehabilitation Hospital (Fukuoka)
【Lecturer】Tuji,Sakoguchi 3 Jun - 4 Jun 2017 Bobath Approach for severe physical and mental disorders of
children and adults

【Place】Tokyo Child Ryoiku Hospital (Tokyo)
【Lecturer】Marumori 20 May - 21 May 2017 Bobath Concept for Cerebral Palsy
? Postural control of basic treatment ?

【Place】Morinomiya Hospital (Osaka)
【Lecturer】Kinomoto,Yamamoto 25 Mar 2017 - 26 Mar 2017 Bobath concept for children with cerebral palsy
~About postural control as the basis of treatment ~

【Place】Morinomiya Hospital
【Lecturer】Kii, Kinomoto March 18 - 20, 2017 Bobath Approach to people with severely multiply handicapped
【Place】Niigata Hamagumi Center for Child Health
             and Rehabilitation (Niigata)
【Lecturer】Hiura, Marumori, Yamamoto February 4 - 5, 2017 OT Introductory Course
Approach to children with spastic cerebral palsy
- Postural control and upper extremities function -

【Place】Morinomiya Hospital
【Lecturer】Omuro, Yamanaka, Kise 12 Nov 2016 - 13 Nov 2016 Bobath Approach for Children with cerebral palsy Introductory module course
【Place】Osaka Developmental Rehabilitation Center(Osaka)
【Lecturer】Nishino, Kurosawa 8 Oct 2016 - 9 Oct 2016 Introductory module course for OT
【Place】Aino Rehabilitation Center for Children (Osaka)
【Lecturer】Morita, Kurosawa, Kise 10 Sep 2016 - 11 Sep 2016 Developmental Workshop 2015 - Reconsideration of normal development for taking advantage of the potential
【Place】Morinomiya Hospital
【Lecturer】Kinomoto,Yamamoto 18 June 2016 - 19 June 2016 Developmental Workshop 2015 - Reconsideration of normal development for taking advantage of the potential
【Place】Morinomiya Hospital
【Lecturer】Kinomoto,Yoshida 11 Jun 2016 ‐12 Jun 2016 OT Introductory Course
【Place】Seiai Rehabilitation Hospital(Fukuoka)
【Lecturer】Tuji, Sakoguchi, Matsumoto 16 Apr 2016 - 17 Apr 2016 Developmental Workshop 2015 - Reconsideration of normal development for taking advantage of the potential
【Place】Morinomiya Hospital
【Lecturer】Kinomoto,Torise
活動内容
Content of activity

The main content of the activity to plan and to manage the recognized course that trains the therapist, the doctor, the nurse, the dental hygienist, the teacher, the nursery teacher, and the care worker, etc. who can practice treatment and support based on the Bobath concept.

A continuation is here.

News, reporting
following pages were updated! (On 18 April 2019.) NEW
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ABPIA Tutor's Module 2018 (16 - 17 February 2019.) NEW
 On February 16 and 17, 2019, the ABPIA Tutor’s Module was held at Osaka Developmental Rehabilitation Center. The theme of OTST for multiple hadicapped children and MBCP applying for treatment.
 Post reports for each session.
The details look at this PDF.
following pages were updated! (On 13 March 2017.)
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ABPIA Tutor's Module 2016 (18 - 19 February 2017.)
ABPIA Tutor's Module 2016 was held at Osaka Developmental Rehabilitation Center from February 18th to 19th, 2017. The theme was "athetosis". Ms. Nishino (PT), Ms. Tsuji (OT) and Mr. Hamada (ST) who did the lecture of Athetosis at the Basic Course of 2016. At the Basic Course 2016, They did each demonstrations for one case.
After that, we confirmed the transition of the athetosis type clinical picture. In particular this time we actively discussed "treatment principle".
Mr. Kinomoto (The academic department person) conducted the discussion. Contents that the students are easy to understand were done at the same time, and the first day was all discussed. On the second day, Mr. Kii presented a lecture slide. After that, in practical skills, based on the main points of Prone Standing, we assumed a sitting position treatment scene. As with the principle of treatment, we focused on how to promote students' understanding, confirmed the content of practical skills and practiced.
following pages were updated! (On 2nd February 2017.)
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ABPIA2016 (Education session , Business meeting)
(22 Oct 2016 ? 23 Oct 2016)
In discussion by instructors of the basic course, we shared and examined lectures and practical exercises for spasticity type. We are constantly considering the contents of the basic course updated to CBC. At the general meeting of the next day, presents were sent to Mr Kii by a Korean member as thanks of the course. Mr Kii talked in English the circumstances that he had to return immediately from the course. Thanks to gift, friendship was deepened.(H)
following pages were updated! (On 3rd August 2016.)
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Academic meeting holding information.
(30 Jul 2016 - 31 Jul 2016.)

【Theme】 Current Bobath Concept ~Essence and deployment~
【Place】 Japan Bobath Congress in Osaka

following pages were updated! (On 8th April 2016.)
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8-week basic course 2015.(September 28 to November 20)

8-week basic course 2015 of Modern Bobath concept for children was held, in Osaka development Comprehensive Rehabilitation Center until September 28 to November 20, 2015. Students was gathered from all over the country from Hokkaido to Amami Oshima. PT ・ OT ・ ST had been also participated towards the doctor of course.

Workshop is, Kii Katsumasa teacher of the course leader was supervised, we had to lecture the idea with the inclusion of the latest findings from the history of the Bobath concept.
The practical was facilitation ABC. It was beginning from making our body, we learned a different way of thinking each type of cerebral palsy. In the treatment training and problem-solving, while incorporating the opinion of each profession relates to children in charge, we were able to better understand the contents of the lectures and practical by many discussions.
In this course, we were able to obtain the knowledge and technology, also we were happy that it was able to get the treasure that encounter with the fellow who has been active in anything else around.

It was really really full eight weeks. Thank you.
following pages were updated! (On 5th April 2016.)
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ABPIA Tutor's Module 2015. (13 Feb 2016 - 14 Feb 2016)

【Theme】 The application to treatment of normal development  
【Place】 Osaka Developmental Rehabilitation Center (Osaka)
【Lecturer】K.Kii ??ABPIA senior instructor
【Content】We will promote debating development and announcing the problem, of educational session in December. Later, we will practice imitation exercises and handling for treatment.

ABPIA Secretariat : N.Nishino

following pages were updated! (On 21th december 2015.)
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following pages were updated! (On 2nd October 2015.)
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Tutors module schedule is changed.
19 December 2015 ? 20 December 2015 ⇒ 13 February 2016 ? 14 February 2016
2015 ABPIA general meeting and educational sessions will be held in Osaka.
2015 ABPIA general meeting and educational sessions will be held in Morinomiya hospital in Osaka, from 24 October 2015 to 25 October 2015.
>educational session:24 October 2015 10:00 - 17:00
>general meeting:25 October 2015 9:00 - 12:00
following pages were updated! (On 29th May 2015.)
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8 weeks Basic course for pediatric was held at Morinomiya hospital.
(From 19 January 2015 to 13 March 2015.)
From 19 January 2015 to 13 March 2015, 8 weeks Basic course for pediatric was held at Morinomiya hospital. Students gathered from all over the country. They treat children or adult.
The details look at this PDF.
following pages were updated! (On 30th January 2015.)
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following pages were updated! (On 19th December 2014.)
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The ABPIA meeting was held in Busan in Korea.
(On 19th October 2014.)
The ABPIA meeting was held at the INJE UNIVERSITY HAEUNDAE PAIK on the 18th and 19th of October in 2014.
The details look at this PDF.
Course of occupational category related to remedial teaching (On 18 th August 2014)

Course of occupational category related to remedial teaching was held over five days in the Osaka Development Rehabilitation Center from August 18, 2014 to the 22nd.
44 peoples participated in this course. The members are constituted by, the teacher, the childcare worker, ST, and instructor. Participants gathered from the whole country, and had you feel through a lecture, practical skill, and case examination on the theme of "a cerebral palsy child's livelihood support" from Aomori to Okinawa.

The language of the final day an attendance student "is likely to change children's view after returning to the spot" impressed a success of the course which thinks feeling as important. (Report by Yosuke Fukushima Osaka Development Rehabilitation Center)
The 4 th Japan Bobath Congress(26 th ,27 th July 2014)

From 26 to 27 July, 2014, the 4th Japan Bobath Congress was held in Osaka bay tower hotel. The theme was “Clinical reasoning by the Bobath concept", as the special lecture Mr. Otsuki gave a lecture on the same theme, and Mr. Matsuyama gave a lecture “Walk exercise and postural control”. At the symposium, we discussed under theme of “Clinical reasoning in the meal”. In the general subject, there were 6 subjects of the adult domain, and 5 subjects of the infant domain, we had a valuable time. (Report by Koji Tai Osaka Development Rehabilitation Center)

Advance course for cerebral palsy
(26 th to 30 th ,May 2014)

Mr. Jean-Pierre Maes from London held an advanced course for cerebral palsy a period of from May 26, 2014 to the 30th in the Morinomiya hospital in Osaka,Japan.
20 peoples participated in this course. Participants gathered from Japan, South Korea, and the Philippines, and it passed five substantial days mainly concerned with discussion.
"Horse or Sheep."
While discussing the view of a clinical picture and medical treatment according to type of a cerebral palsy, Mr. Jean-Pierre Maes said repeatedly "who developing medical treatment" , it was priceless opportunity to review the treatment.

(Report by Yosuke Fukushima Osaka Development Rehabilitation Center)
Infant domain 8weeks course in 2014
(From January 14 to March 7)

The class was held in Morinomiya Hospital from January 14 to March 7 for infant domain eight weeks course in 2014, and the course leader was Mr. Katsumasa Kii. We were able to deepen knowledge and therapy skills for clinical site, through a lecture, a practical skill, the demonstration, according to the type of the cerebral palsy. We were able to spend significant eight weeks with Kii teacher, other instructors and participants, because treatment training by a small group and group discussion were many. (Report by Yoko Ochiai and Tadashi Kawarabayashi Osaka Development Rehabilitation Center)

following pages were updated! (On September 8)
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following pages were updated! (On January 9)
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following pages were updated! (On September 18)
□Donation (Form the Secretariat)
following pages were updated! (On July 3)
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Report of special limited advanced course for senior therapists who belong to Osaka Developmental Rehabilitation Center.
The details look at this PDF.
New ABPIA web site is opened!
ABPIA website has been re-opened. From now, we will send you information related to ABPIA. Please available our web site.
Held ABPIA Tutors module (Osaka)
To 23 to 22 December 2012, ABPIA Tutors module was held as planned for the first time in Morinomiya hospital in Osaka, the purpose is to improve our consistency of the course content and improving the leadership of instructor "We took lectures and practical training with Mr. Katsumasa Kii (senior instructor). Theme was ""transition of treatment techniques"" and ""basis of latest Bobath concept"". Lectures was ""Practical task and summarizes the current knowledge of Bobath concept"". We practiced with postural control in Bobath Concept.
Education sessions and 2012 ABPIA general meeting was held in Morinomiya hospital in Osaka for two days of 27 and 28 October 2012.
October 27, education session was held 55 people attended, including the course assistant from 10:00 to 17:30.
As a study of the core curriculum in basic course, we discussed about letures and practical sessions to focus on the “development". In the morning, we reported an overview of the lectures on "development" in the basic course of each place (Osaka, Tokyo, Korea and Bobath Centre). In the morning of October 28, business meeting was held 36 people attended.
Cerebral palsy advanced course held in Tokyo in 2012
The details look at this PDF.
Mr. Kii was presented Plaque of Appreciation by The Korea Bobath Association. (On 5th November 2012.)
The details look at this PDF.
The 2nd Congress of Japan Bobath Association.(28th, 29th.July. 2012.)
The 2nd Japan Bobath Association was hold in Osaka on 28th 29th July 2012. Then some regular members remanded to development a field of child with cerebral palsy. The members who received to the Basic Bobath Foundation Course for child with cerebral palsy do not increase. There are few participants. One of the reason it takes 8 weeks. And another reason it opens only twice for year. The other side a field of adult, the basic course is opened over 10 times. The result, the members who received the Basic Corse for adult are increase 5 times or more every year. ABPIA must activate to field of child with Japan Bobath Association. Especially it increase that the member who works in general hospital treatment child with cerebral palsy. It is necessary that the course for child will be opened for member who received adult course.
The 19th Bobath Pediatric course 8 week course at Republic of Korea.
The 19th Bobath Pediatric course course was held by Mr.Lim Sun Kyu(Course Leader) in a period of July 2nd to Aug 24th at Yonsei rehabilitation Hospital in Republic of Korea. The number of students are 26 people involved PT 26 and OT 2.
Report of Beijing(5th-8th March 2012)
The details look at this PDF.
The Basic Bobath Foundation Course for child with cerebral palsy was hold from 12th January 2012 to 5th March.
The Basic Bobath Foundation Course for child with cerebral palsy was hold in Morinomiya Hospital and Osaka Development Rehabilitation Center from 12th January 2012 to 5th March. 16 peoples participated in this course. the members are constituted by Doctor, PT, OT and ST. One of participant came from Gunma prefecture and another one came from Tanegasima in Kagosima prefecture.
Mr. Ohashi gave strong impact for participants because he talked about phylogeny, a sea hare, a giraffe, a horse and a fly. They spent great days in Osaka. They made polo shirt that they wrote some message on the back of it.
(Report by Shigeki Matumoto Osaka Development Rehabilitation Center)
Meeting report of ABPIA in Cheju Island Korea.
The details look at this PDF.
Cerebral palsy advanced course held in Tokyo ,12nd-16th of July, 2010 due to ABPIA
An advanced course for cerebral palsy was held on July 12th-16th ,2010 at the National Rehabilitation Center for Disabled Childrenn in Tokyo.
Main lecturer was Mr.Katsumasa Kii, senior instructor, and the course title was clinical reasoning and postural control. Mr. Tatsuyuki Kaneko, course leader instructor, Mr. Matsuo Shinpo, senior instructor, and Mr. Yasuo Hara , senior instructor , joined as assistants.
21 therapists gathered for the attendance from various areas around Kanto. In this advanced course, it focused on the clinical reasoning for the first time.The instructors told no comments in the demonstrations.
After that, all attenders made discussions about the demonstrations eagerly with each other in order to think clinical reasoning. ( Report :Tatsuyuki Kaneko)
Cerebral palsy advanced course held in Osaka ,6th June-2nd July, 2010 due to ABPIA
Christine Barber, the Manager of the London Bobath Centre, held an advanced course for cerebral palsy a period of from 6th June to 2nd July, 2010 at the Osaka Developmental Center in Osaka hosted by ABPIA and the Osaka Developmental Center in Osaka,Japan.
Attendance student with high motivation was 24 people who included Koreans and a Filipino.The contents of the course were substantial.(Report :Kazunori Unase)
The congress of Japan Bobath Association was held from the 3rd to the 4th of July in 2010.
The details look at this PDF.
Katsumasa Kii published the translated book "Normal development".(April 27, 2010)
The book "Normal development ー application to cerebral palsy treatment" was published by Miwa edited by Mr. Kii and Mr.Kaneko. This is a translated book of "Normal Development" which Mr. Jung Sun Hong(Korean senior instructor) wrote.
A lot of color illustrations and many treatment ideas are included. It is very easy for therapists to read.
On March 6th and 7th, the Koshin-etsu-shin region of the Japan Bobath Association
On March 6th and 7th, the Koshin-etsu-shin region of the Japan Bobath Association held a workshop in Yokosuka, Kanagawa. The lecturer was Katsumasa Kii. The title of the lecture was "The trunk control and its development". He delivered a lecture on the first day. On the second day, a demonstration of the adult hemiplegia and cerebral palsy was carried out.
ABPIA awarded the shield of thanks to Mr. Kim Young Jue(May 1st 2009)
On the 1st of May in 2009, the ABPIA awarded the shield of thanks to Mr. Kim Young Jue , the honorary membership, who built the foundation of ABPIA and was the first Korean instructor.
An advanced course for cerebral palsy was held December 15th- 20th 2008 hosted by ABPIA.
An advanced course for cerebral palsy was held on December 15th- 20th 2008 at Morinomiya hospital in Osaka,Japan.
The lectures were Mr. Mr. Katsumasa and Mr.Tomoyuki Ohashi, the assistant was Mr. Tatsuyuki Kaneko.
In spite of the high level lectures and the high skilled practical, 15 people who participated studied eagerly every day, and was filled with vigor.
The course will contribute to developing the future of treatment for cerebral palsy in Asia.(Report: Tatsuyuki Kaneko)
ABPIA held a general meeting in Korea for the first time on October 23-24, 2008
The ABPIA general meeting was held at the Ambassador Hotel in Pusan, Korea for the first time on October 23-24, 2008 .
Mr. Ohashi,Chairman, Mr.Kii, Mr. Kazuo Kodama, Mr. Tsunehiko Suzuki, Mr. Shinpo and others attended from Japan. The total number was 30.(Report: Tatsuyuki Kaneko)
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