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EXECUTIVE FUNCTION IN ADULT STROKE SURVIVORS

Therapy Network Seminars


Format(s):   Home-study
Discipline(s):   Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy
Contact Hours:   1.5
Registration Fee:   $42


Objectives
Identify two measures of gross cognitive function Identify and define deficits in executive function post stroke Identify the effect of cognition on therapy intervention Identify effective treatment sessions to address cognitive dysfunction

Target Audience
PT, PTA, OT, OTA, PA-C

Confirmation Notes
An email confirmation with instructions to access the webinar will be sent upon receipt of tuition

Agenda
What is executive function and why does it matter? Assessment of executive function Treatment strategies to address executive dysfunction

Description
Current research has found that up to 60% of the population of stroke survivors, can have executive dysfunction post-stroke. These deficits have been shown to impair reintegration back into complex everyday life activities such as driving and work. This course will provide practical information and knowledge about current assessment and intervention strategies to address executive dysfunction in adults post-stroke. Participants will leave the course with assessment tools and treatment strategies that can be immediately integrated into clinical practice.

Dates and Locations
 
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Dates:   01-28-2020 - 01-28-2020, 8:00PM 9:30PM
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