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Cognitive and Perceptual Rehab- Module 3: Managing Visuospatial Impairment/Apraxia/Unilateral Neglect

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Format(s):   Home-study
Discipline(s):   Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy
Contact Hours:   8
Registration Fee:   $96


Objectives
At the completion of this course, participants should be able to:
1.Understand how visual information is processed by the CNS
2.Understand how everyday living is affected if visual and spatial impairments are present
3.Identify procedures to perform a visual screening after brain injury
4.Implement five intervention strategies focused on decreasing activity limitations and participation restrictions for those living with visual and spatial impairments
5.Differentiate between various types of apraxia
6.Recognize how everyday living is affected if apraxia is present
7.Identify evaluation and assessment procedures related to apraxia
8.Implement five intervention strategies focused on decreasing activity limitations and participation restrictions for those living with apraxia
9.Differentiate between various types of neglect and coexisting impairments
10.Understand recovery patterns related to neglect
11.Explain how everyday living is affected by neglect
12.Identify evaluation/assessment procedures related to neglect
13.Implement five intervention strategies focused on decreasing activity limitations and participation restrictions for those living with neglect

Target Audience
Physical Therapists, Physical Therapy Assistants, Occupational Therapists and Assistants

Confirmation Notes
Methods of Instruction: Online course available via internet
Educational Level:Intermediate
CEU Information: Click here for CEU approvals.

Description
This course is derived from the textbook by Glen Gillen “Cognitive and Perceptual Rehabilitation: Optimizing Function” ©2009. The text reflects current practice with a renewed focus on function-based assessments and evidence-based interventions. Cognitive and Perceptual Rehabilitation: Optimizing Function includes all of the tools you need to make a positive impact on your patients' lives. The text summarizes, highlights, and constructively critiques the state of cognitive and perceptual rehabilitation. The goal is to help you enhance your patients' quality of life by promoting improved performance of necessary and meaningful activities, and decreasing participation restrictions.
Module 3: Managing Visuospatial Impairment/Apraxia/Unilateral Neglect covers chapter 3, 5 and 6.
Chapter 3: Managing Visuospatial Impairments to Optimize Function
Chapter 5: Managing Apraxia to Optimize Function
Chapter 6: Managing Unilateral Neglect to Optimize Function


Dates and Locations
 
Purchase Address:   Home-study
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Dates:   01-01-2020 - 01-01-2020, 12:00AM 12:00AM
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