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Rehab for Vestibular, Balance and Related Symptoms: Post-Concussion Syndrome

Education Resources, Inc.


Format(s):   Live Seminars
Discipline(s):   Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy
Contact Hours:   14
Registration Fee:   $435


Objectives
1. Identify the signs and symptoms of concussion.
2. Apply current research to diagnosis and treat post - concussion syndrome.
3. Define your role and become an effective member in a multidiscipline team approach to recovery.
4. Produce an effective post concussion evaluation from on-field assessment to the clinic.
5. Implement treatment strategies to successfully man- age your PCS patients.


Confirmation Notes
This course meets the criteria for 14.5 contact hours (1.45 CEU's). In OR, the OR Board of PT recognizes other Board's approvals.This course meets the requirements of the IA Dept. of Public Health Bureau of Professional Licensure for continuing education for physical therapists for 14.5 hours
Education Resources, Inc. is approved by the Board of Certification to offer 14.5 continuing education units for Certified Athletic Trainers.
Approved provider of continuing education by the American Occupational Therapy Association #3043, for 14.5 contact hours - Intermediate Level Occupational therapy Process: assessment, intervention. The assignment of AOTA CEU's does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products or clinical procedures by AOTA NBCOT Professional Development Provider -14.5PDUs

Description
Concussion is a common and potential disabling condition that affects people of all ages as a result of trauma sustained in sport, motor vehicle crashes, military service, work and recreational accidents. This course is designed to aid in the identification of the multifaceted nature of concussion, and will help you effectively treat PCS patients and become part of an effective team approach to recovery. You will learn about clinical trajectories, stages of recovery and predictors of recovery time, differential diagnoses as well as comprehensive treatment techniques. You will be able to perform an effective evaluation as well as learn about the latest research in assessing and managing PCS to successfully get your patients back to their prior functioning levels. This course builds in extensive LAB time for a hands-on style of learning.

Dates and Locations
 
Register Address:   Johns Creek Georgia
Location:   Emory Johns Creek Hospital
Dates:   10-20-2017 - 10-21-2017, 12:00AM 12:00AM
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Register Address:   Danbury Connecticut
Location:   Danbury Hospital
Dates:   11-17-2017 - 11-18-2017, 12:00AM 12:00AM
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