This e-talk will discuss key recent evidence linking psychological factors including catastrophising, fear-avoidance and stress and anxiety with tendinopathy, how to assess these factors and strategies to address them among people with tendinopathy.
Delivered by Peter Malliaras, physio PhD and tendinopathy clinician-scientist. Peter has a respected international clinical and research profile, and is consulted by many people for a second opinion regarding their tendon injuries, including elite athletes and performers (eg football, rugby, ballet, and tennis). He works as an Associate Professor at Monash University, focusing on tendinopathy research, and sees more than 20 tendinopathy patients in clinic each week.
CPD hours: 1
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