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Vestibular Rehabilitation: Does the Thought Make Your Head Spin?

Great Seminars Online


Format(s):   Home-study
Discipline(s):   Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy
Contact Hours:   5
Registration Fee:   $150


Objectives
Upon completion of this course participants will be able to:
• Describe basic vestibular system anatomy and physiology.
• Accurately perform a comprehensive subjective and objective assessment demonstrate the ability to interpret findings in order to formulate an appropriate treatment plan.
• Perform standard and modified treatments for benign paroxysmal positional vertigo.
• Understand signs and symptoms and select appropriate treatment options for patients with vestibular loss.


Target Audience
Audience Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapist Assistants, and other Rehabilitation Professionals.

Confirmation Notes
Level
This course is at an intermediate level.

Educational Credit
Great Seminars and Books is an Approved CE Provider in NY, KY, IL, TX and NC. This course is approved in CA, MD, DC, AR, WY, DE, TN, OK for 5 clinical contact hours. Courses also meet the guidelines for approval in VA, AZ, MS, NH, OR, RI, UT, MO, AK, and WI. Courses are accepted for CEU’s in ID, MT, WA, CT, IA, ND, GA and NE.
All of our courses have Board of Certification Approval (NATA) and AOTA approval #5363.

A certificate of attendance for 5 contact hours of educational activity will be awarded. Please check with GREAT Seminars for additional approvals. Check with your state association for their online CEU approval guidelines. Your tuition is tax deductible. All expenses of Continuing Education (including registration fees, travel, meals, and lodging) taken to maintain or improve professional skills are tax deductible according to Treasury Regulation 1.162-5 Couglin vs. Commissioner, 203 F2d 307.

Agenda
Review of the research literature - 1 hour

Review of anatomy and physiology - 15 min

Performing a comprehensive assessment and interpreting the findings - 45 min

Treatment options for Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo - 1 hour 15 min

Treatment options for Unilateral and Bilateral Vestibular Loss and central disorders - 45 min

Case studies - 45 min

Questions and answers- 15 min

Description
This evidenced based course will describe the anatomy and physiology of the vestibular system and various disorders commonly seen in vestibular dysfunction. Treatment options for each disorder, as well as, expected outcomes will also be covered. The structure of this course will consist of lecture, video presentation, and one hour of reading. Video of assessing for vestibular disorders and interpreting findings will be included along with treatment options for each disorder. Case studies will be presented along with a question / answer series of most commonly asked questions. At the conclusion of this course, the participant will be able to perform a basic vestibular assessment and provide treatment as appropriate.
The best practice in any discipline is based upon sound research and professional judgment. Join us and take home evidence based treatment strategies that can be used now in any clinical setting.


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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