COPD ConnEx program

Rehabilitation training program delivered by an accredited Kinesiologist
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Program A 3-Phase exercise program on COPD Management for your use

Tools & Information Learning tools and client education materials provided to guide each session

Support & Visibility We will match you with clients in your area and handle the payment process

Continuing Education Credits Sign up to WillKin and receive a 25% discount for eXpand Learning Courses (10 hours of credits)

Program Objectives

This program is designed to help your client manage and improve symptoms of COPD

1

Motivate your client to develop a positive relationship with physical activity

2

Educate proper management techniques to reduce the impact of COPD

3

Inspire behaviour change leading to successful long-term health

Our Kinesiologists are all accredited by

Our education partners

Program Summary

An individualized exercise program focused on providing effective exercise prescription and self-management education to reduce the negative impacts of COPD.

What Is COPD

Phases Of COPD ConnEx

Importance Of Exercise

Topics To Be Covered

"I have taken the eXpand learning course on COPD rehabilitation and used the COPD ConnEx program with my first COPD client. It was such a useful guide with great education tools to help my client breath, relax and deal with their anxiety. Thanks WillKin!"

– Mathieu, Exercise Physiologist

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FAQ

What is the COPD program?

An individualized exercise program tailored to your client's needs and designed to help manage and improve symptoms of COPD. Supported by research regarding areas of physical fitness and psychological well-being negatively impacted by COPD. For more information regarding how this program can help your client, visit our detailed program page.

How much does it cost the client?

For pricing and payment terms please contact info@willkin.ca. Pricing will be determined by level of experience of the kin and delivery method of the program (remote or in-person).

How long is the program?

This program consists of 3 Phases that last 12 sessions each. The length and time in between sessions will be dependent on the Phase. Learn more.

How do I find the client?

There is no effort required on your part to find a client. We will match you with a client who’s condition you specialize in and lives in your area.

Does insurance cover this?

Every insurance plan will be a bit different. If you are unsure as to which paramedical services are covered by your plan consult this document to contact your insurance provider and determine the coverage. When contacting them, ask for the following: “I am going to be working with a Kinesiologist/Exercise Physiologist through a supervised exercise program, will I have any coverage for this?”

Where does the program take place?

Our programs take place in your client’s home, or workplace so they do not have to worry about traveling to a gym or center. We are currently offering two different methods; in person with you, the Kinesiologist, travelling to them, or remotely where you will connect with your client online via Zoom.

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