The Introduction to Special Populations module covers the special population clients that are most likely to contact you and the concerns and special considerations you should make for these clients. You will learn which are the conditions where exercise is contraindicated and under which circumstances it may be appropriate to refer these potential clients on to another professional.
Then we will take a closer look at some of the most common Special Population groups that you may want to work with including:
- Injured individuals and rehabilitation
- Senior citizens
- Clients with heart disease
- Clients on medication