Our Story 2017 2018-03-16T01:37:20+00:00

Moving ahead in 2017

Goodwin adopts Balance Mat

February 13th, 2018|

Canberra aged care provider Goodwin has successfully used the Balance Mat to test the balance of 37 residents at Ainslie. Goodwin is a community-based not-for-profit organisation providing Canberra and regional communities with independent living villages, in-home care and residential aged care facilities at four locations: Ainslie, Crace, Farrer and Monash.

Stage set for chi & harmony

October 31st, 2017|

The Balance Mat is assisting some of Canberra’s older Chinese community members to create harmony in health, body and mind. Based on the Chinese cultural value of harmony or “chi,” the Harmony Club is a 12-week program of meaningful activities for Chinese seniors focusing on health, “reablement” and positive ageing.

LASA creates connections

October 17th, 2017|

Balance Mat General Manager Ian Bergman met many potential clients at the Leading Aged Services Australia (LASA) exhibition on the Gold Coast on Tuesday. Billed as the “largest aged services networking event in the southern hemisphere,” the LASA national congress provided a forum for industry leaders, managers and practitioners to

Balance Mat a winner with seniors

March 24th, 2017|

The new Balance Mat product from PSI proved popular with almost 200 older Australians who were keen to test their balance at an exhibition in Canberra during Seniors Week 2017. On 23 March 2017, 179 people queued throughout the day to have their balance tested on the mat. All but

University to study Balance Mat

February 23rd, 2017|

The University of Canberra (UC) has entered a research relationship with PSI under the Innovation Vouchers Program to test the Balance Mat against other methods of balance measurement. Associate Professor Jamie Gaida and Assistant Professor Wayne Spratford from the UC Faculty of Health will lead a study that will document