Seating Matters Blog

Our clinical team at Seating Matters is made up of occupational therapists, nurses, and a doctor of physical therapy so we have a unique understanding of our patient needs when it comes to seating.
We are changing the world of healthcare seating and through this blog we are educating fellow clinicians with informational videos and how to articles,  as well as sharing key industry news, and highlighting research to support evidence based practice.
picture of a comfortable seating patient with complex needs

SEATING PATIENTS WITH COMPLEX NEEDS

By Martina Tierney OT  Huntington’s Disease, Parkinson’s Disease, Motor Neuron/ALS, Multiple Sclerosis, Dementia, Alzheimher’s, Seating Assessment In a daily case load, each patient we encounter is different. They have individual needs which change and evolve throughout the duration of their medical condition.  When seating patients with complex conditions such as Huntington’s Disease,…

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front view illustration of a seating patient with parkinson's disease on a sorrento chair\

PARKINSON’S DISEASE – HENRY & CHRISTINE’S STORY

By Seating Matters  Parkinson’s Disease, Osteoarthritis Henry and Christine are an elderly couple living in the North-Eastern United States. They have been devoted to one another for many decades, and were devastated when Christine received a diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease in 2003. Although they tried many different methods to treat her condition,…

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INTRODUCING

SEATING MATTERS ONLINE ACADEMY

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We are excited to launch the Seating Matters Online Academy.

– A completely FREE Resource for clinicians to learn from anywhere.
– This Online Academy will include weekly webinars from our wonderful Seating Matters clinical team.
– We have always aimed to educate as many fellow clinicians as possible in order to improve the
quality of lives for patients, but unfortunately Covid-19 has resulted in our
training sessions being postponed/cancelled.

We hope that our Online Academy will be a helpful resource during this time.