The Pelvic Health Handout Project is for pelvic health professionals – pelvic PTs, yogis, fitness, doulas, sex therapists & educators, massage therapists, MDs, and more.
We like to give solid info to our patients and clients, and instead of reinventing the wheel, why not have a collective “bucket” of handouts you can choose from!? This is now officially up and running with documents added regularly as of 9/12/15. * Please keep in mind that these are handouts from health facilities around the world. You may need to adjust verbiage and information based on your demographics and updated research. * Not all handouts reflect the opinion or treatment approaches that pelvicguru.com fully endorses. Please use with discretion and follow the latest on evidence based therapeutic approaches.
Female Anatomy: Exploring Your Genitals PDF Handout by Lori Forner
(Don’t forget about the Ultimate Pelvic Anatomy resource online too).
Pelvic Health Screening Questionnaires and Intake Forms:
Pelvic Pain and Continence Screening Questionnaire © by Amy Stein at Beyond Basics
Breath Cues by Dustienne Miller at Flourish Physical Therapy, LLC
Pelvic Floor Exercises:
Pelvic Floor Education and Classification:
Pelvic Floor Massage and Manual Techniques:
What your Momma Never Told You: Tips for Vulvar Hygiene by Shereen Sairafi at Marathon Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine (Thanks for the PG Vulvar Hygiene article reference)
Pelvic Organ Prolapse:
Postpartum Health Handout – SOWH by Section on Women’s Health of American Physical Therapy Association
Things to Remember – postnatal by Charla Cox at Washington Regional Pelvic Therapy
Pre-Prostatectomy Guide by Charla Cox at Washington Regional Pelvic Therapy
Post-Prostatectomy Guide by Charla Cox at Washington Regional Pelvic Therapy
Talking With Patients About Sexuality and Sexual Health by Association of Reproductive Health Professionals.
Bonding Behaviors – Daily guide to taking the focus away from sexual focus and back to touch and general bonding intimacy first.
Overcoming Rapid Ejaculation (Premature)– PDF Guide
A Woman’s Touch Resource Guide – All sorts of educational handouts in PDF! Great one!
Mindfulness and Intuition
Website Resources with Handouts:
Women’s Health PDF Handouts – University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, McKinley Health Center.
Pelvic Health PDF Patient Brochures – by International Urogynecological Association. Wow! This is a great find. You can download or print for patients. Click on “Patient Leaflets”
Here’s how it works:
1. Submit any or all of your favorite patient education handouts in PDF form with your business logo and website. * If you are okay with sharing an “open access” form so others can modify the original, please send it in Word format vs. PDF. We still recommend stating “courtesy of” and keeping the original person or company’s info as the source. This can go to email@example.com with the title “handouts”
2. My team will choose the best handouts or give suggestions on how to modify them. If your handout is chosen, it will be showcased with your logo and business info. We would suggest those handing the information out keep the original form of the document.
3. The topics of the handouts can be diverse – not just pelvic floor!
Any interest in participating in this project? It will be an ongoing project as we add handouts. This would be a free offering. Are you in? Any suggestions?
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Please help us! We look forward to sharing some excellent resources! ~ Tracy