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The Mummy NCT

The Mummy NCT

  • 03 Mar, 2018 to 04 Mar, 2018
  • 08:30 - 17:30
'Pilates Physiotherapy Cork' Clinic,
Cork City

Presenter Name

Maria Elliott
Chartered Physiotherapist, MSCP, HPC, POGP

Target Participant Level


Speciality Tag

Musculoskeletal Therapy, Women's Health & Continence

Number Of Contact Hours


Are Refreshments Included On The Day ?


Cost to Attend

£347 (Standard)
( ISCP Member )
(ISCP Student Member )
( CIG/EG/Branch Member )

Learning Objectives

The Mummy NCT course will cover....
  • Assessment of Diastasis Recti and Pelvic Floor
  • Internal Examination of the Pelvic Floor
  • Pelvic Alignment Assessment
  • Post-Natal Muscular Skeletal Evaluation
  • A range of Restorative Exercises
  • Progression of Restorative Exercises to the ‘Fitness/Sport’ scenario
  • Creation of ongoing 1-1 or Small Group Fitness Offerings within the Physiotherapy setting

Event Description

The Mummy NCT training is a must for all Chartered Physiotherapists, who are (or are looking to) specialise in working with new mums and post-natal women’s health.

  • Do you want to provide the best Post-Natal screening and assessment for new mums?
  • Do you want to provide mums with a restorative Post-Natal programme to avoid long-term health complaints?
  • Do you want to provide a structured and progressive solution for Diastasis Recovery?
  • Do you want to educate and provide practical solutions for POP and UIC?
  • Do you want to create on-going exercise solutions/classes for new mums within your practice or provide remote exercise programmes?
  • Do you want to help mums return to a good sex life with their partners?
  • Do you want to learn new ‘Functional Exercise’ protocols for new mums that take them all the way from the Physio scenario to a return to ‘sport’?

Presenter Profile

Maria is an energetic freelance Women’s’ Health physiotherapist, Pilates teacher and Women’s Health Consultant. She practises out of three London Clinics: the New Medicine group on Harley Street and Optimal Spine in Chiswick. Maria is director and founder of Simply Women’s Health, a ten year-old physiotherapy practise specialised in restoring physical and mental well being; and MummyMOT, a two year-old physiotherapy practise specialised in post-natal recovery. Maria is always dedicated and energetic in her approach to her patient’s recovery.


Maria is highly trained in manual therapy for the abdominal and pelvic area. The basis of treatment involves myofascial trigger point release, connective tissue manipulation, lengthening of tight short structures in the pelvic area; abdominal massage to release the diaphragm; improve blood flow to the pelvis and release the pelvic floor.
Maria has close links with leading world specialists in the USA and works closely with Medical Consultants and New Medicine Group practitioners to treat CPPS.
Maria offers Pelvic Pain Coaching and combines advice on nutrition, exercise, mindfulness and breath work to aid full recovery. She believes in a multidisciplinary, collaborative approach to diagnosis and treatment and works closely with the New Medicine Group team, as well as leading specialists in urology, gynaecology and pain management, to offer comprehensive psychological, health and pain support.


Maria graduated with First Class Honours in Physiotherapy from Trinity College, Dublin in 1986 and since then has practised Physiotherapy in Chicago, France and now in the UK. Maria’s qualifications include membership of the Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Women’s Health and an APPI Pilates instructor. Trained in France in Post Natal Rehabilitation she provides a very effective post natal recovery programme.

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