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Movement Analysis: Applied Anatomy and Kinesiology for the Rehab Professional
Discipline(s): Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy
Contact Hours: 4
Registration Fee: $116
At the conclusion of this course the participant will be able to:
Review muscle anatomy and identify key actions of the major muscles of movement in the body.
List and correctly identify the different phases of the gait cycle
Describe how to incorporate video review in the clinician's toolbox in any setting
Identify how different surfaces/imbalances can affect muscle activity patterns
Correctly identify the primary muscles involved in the following physical activities:
Sit to Stand transfers; bed transfers
ADL functional reaching activities-- cupboards, refrigerator
Sport examples-- soccer kick, running, jumping
Resistance Training-- olympic lifts as well as rehab examples
Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapist Assistants, and Athletic Trainers.
In these times of changing health care, it is common to have less time/visits with our patients. The challenge to the clinician is continuing to provide excellent quality care, assess problems, and meet goals within this new clinical environment. Analyzing movement patterns is an excellent tool in determining problems and optimizing functional outcomes. Movement analysis is a crucial component of any rehab program, but proficiency requires practice.
This course is designed to provide the clinician practice to augment their ability to provide proficient movement analysis. Detailed anatomy review is incorporated into this course as the participant looks at examples of exercises and functional activities from the vantage point of the muscular system. Video examples will be a primary teaching method in this program.
Dates and Locations
01-01-2020 - 01-01-2020, 12:00AM 12:00AM