Postural Re-Education for Older Adults

by Shari Kalkstein


Gain insight and understanding into some of the physical changes that occur in the spines of older adults. Learn several degenerative conditions and how to give postural exercises that are safe and appropriate. Actual exercises performed by older adults (ages 70+) will be viewed and discussed.

This is a live recorded session from the 2009 IDEA Fitness Fusion Conferenceā„¢
By Shari Kalkstein

Additional Content

Session Handout: Download PDF

Video Chapters

1. Introduction Play
2. Common Degenerative Changes Play
3. Posture Changes, Modifications, and Deficit Play
4. Cervical Extensor Exercises Play
5. Thoracic Exercise Play
6. Scapular Stabilizers Play
7. Pros and Cons of Gym Machines Play
8. Exercise Demonstartion Play

About the Presenter

Shari Kalkstein

Shari Kalkstein IDEA Author/Presenter

Shari Kalkstein is the owner and president of Fortify Your Frame, Inc. Shari created a small class setting geared toward older adults with the emphasis on core and spinal stability. Shari is a certif...