What we do

Welcome to our Physio CBR (Community Based Rehabilitation) development work.


 With one third of the world (2.5 billion people) having no rehabilitation, we believe that until every community can access qualified physiotherapists, offering a  basic skill set in rehabilitation to any community remains essential. We are therefore developing a teaching curriculum to be delivered by qualified physiotherapists in collaboration with in-country physiotherapy associations. To help clarify this work and adopt charity status, we are changing our name from DevelopingPhysio to PhysioCBR, though our endeavour remains identical!

The curriculum, split into modules, have in-built clinical reasoning, guiding a user through an assessment in picture flow diagrams, to arrive at a diagnosis and treatment plan. We believe that after the teaching physio has left the location, the community can continue to diagnose and treat patients safely.

The curriculum is written by experienced teaching physios in the field, their students and specialist physiotherapists from each clinical area. It is split into thirty teaching modules.

80% of people with disabilities live in developing countries....

This was agreed by more than 180 world leaders at the UN Millennium Summit...

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COVID 19
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Due to COVID 19, we are developing a respiratory module to include COVID 19... Please read on...

 

"The probability of children never having attended school is doubled if they have disabilities…"
One pair of hands can provide genuine sustainable rehabilitation, please help us pass on these skills!

Re-habilitation

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PhysioCBR is the winner of the British Chartered Society of Physiotherapy's ADAPT 2013-14 award. ADAPT have funded the start of our COVID 19  Respiratory rehabilitation teaching module

logo_maitsMAITS have kindly sponsored our work recently.

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