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July 17, 2024

Free, online SCI Physical Activity Counselling Training on the theory

We are excited to offer a free, online SCI Physical Activity Counselling Training on the theory- and evidence-based Best Practices for SCI Physical Activity Counselling. This training opportunity is for SCI Peer Mentors as well as other Health Professionals providing physical activity guidance or counselling to individuals with a SCI. The training was co-developed in partnership with an international team of SCI researchers, people with SCI, counsellors, and health professionals.

About this Physical Activity Counselling Course:

  • Uses theory and evidence-based best practices
  • Free, online 2.5-hour self-guided training
  • Includes videos, quizzes and additional resources
  • Provides practical tips and example techniques to use the best practices in physical activity conversations with adults with SCIĀ 

To register for the training, please click here.

The training will equip health professionals with the necessary skills to support their clients to engage in physical activity. We would like to ask you to share this free training opportunity with your members via social media, newsletters and/or other communication channels. We have attached a flyer to support the promotion of the training. We are also available to create any additional promotion material tailored to your organization.

For more information about the project, go to: https://abclab.ok.ubc.ca/research-projects-funding/sci-exercise-counselling/ or contact isiclab@ubc.ca.