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Therapy Network Seminars

Format(s):   Live Seminars
Discipline(s):   Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy / Athletic Training
Contact Hours:   15
Registration Fee:   $625

The participant will be able to identify the anatomical and biomechanical foundations for Repetitive Stress Injuries. The participant will be able to identify sound biologically based treatment plans for RSI management. The participant will be able to perform soft tissue mobilization strategies for remediation for the presented pathologies. The participant will be able to demonstrate and instruct the proper application of ergonomic interventions for the presented pathologies. The participant will be able select and prioritize appropriate splinting and immobilization strategies for workplace management and pain control.

Target Audience

Confirmation Notes
All on-line registrations will be sent a confirmation email with hotel information and any additional course information. Register 2 or more people and receive $50 off EACH registration!! (*not available to discount club members*) All registrations must be received within 72 hours to be eligible for the group discount** Call 740-293-4030 to register your group today!** Regular Registration Rate: $525 Cancellation Policy POLICY: Registration fee less a $75 administrative charge is refundable if cancellation received 14 days prior to program date. No refunds will be given after that time. Therapy Network, Inc. reserves the right to cancel a seminar and will refund in full the registration fee only. TNI is NOT responsible for registrants non-refundable airfare, accommodations or fees.

8:00 Registration and Continental Breakfast 8:30 Peripheral nerve anatomy and neurophysiology 9:15 Pathophysiology of compressive neuropathy 9:45 BREAK 10:00 Compressive neuropathies of the upper extremity -Cubital Tunnel Syndrome -Carpal Tunnel Syndrome -Pronator Syndrome -Radial Tunnel Syndrome 11:00 Case study discussion 12:00 LUNCH (on your own) 1:00 LAB: Compressive neuropathy assessment and treatment 2:00 Pain: physiology and cultural implications 2:45 BREAK 3:00 The Thoracic Outlet: proximal pain syndromes 3:45 Non-Anatomic pain issues. Fictional disorders: Recognizing & managing the non-organic pain client. 4:00 LAB: Proximal assessment and pain control intervention. 5:30 Q/A & Adjourn Day Two 8:00 Muscle and tendon structure and physiology: What is normal? 9:00 Tendonopathy: Definition & implication for therapy 9:30 BREAK 9:45 Classification system of soft tissue pain Implication for assessment and treatment 10:00 Defined tendon disorders of the upper extremity: -Shoulder: rotator cuff and bicepital tendonpathy -Elbow: lateral and medial tendonpathy -Hand and wrist: synovial tenosynovitis 12:00 LUNCH (on your own) 1:00 LAB: Tendon disorder assessment & intervention 2:00 Myofascial pain of the upper extremity: **trigger point assessment 2:45 BREAK 3:00 LAB: Joint & Soft tissue assessment & treatment. 5:00 Q/A and Adjourn

This seminar is designed to advance clinical competence in working with the neurological and musculoskeletal issues associated with repetitive stress injuries through the application of current clinical evidence. A thorough review of tendon/nerve physiology, pathomechanics, and surgical techniques will create a foundation for proper intervention. This foundation will then be used to develop assessment and treatment approaches to pathology associated with repetitive stress injuries. Course content includes current conservative and surgical treatment options, ergonomic assessment/intervention, imaging, post-surgical guidelines, splinting options, joint and soft tissue mobilization, modalities and specific therapeutic exercise techniques. The student will participate in lecture and small group discussion before implementing assessment and treatment strategies in laboratory sessions.

Dates and Locations
Register Address:   1309 North Flagler Drive WEST PALM BEACH Florida
Location:   Good Samaritan Medical Center
Dates:   08-10-2024 - 08-11-2024, 8:00AM 5:30PM

Register Address:   800 East Gate Blvd NEW YORK (Garden City) New York
Location:   Metro Physical and Aquatic Therapy
Dates:   09-07-2024 - 09-08-2024, 8:00AM 5:30PM

Register Address:   1660 S. Columbian Way SEATTLE Washington
Location:   VA Puget Sound Health Care System
Dates:   11-09-2024 - 11-10-2024, 8:00AM 5:30PM