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213 Visual Rehabilitation & Neuro Handling After a Neurological Incident… Concepts for Function

Motivations, Inc.


Format(s):   Live Seminars
Discipline(s):   Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy
Contact Hours:   16
Registration Fee:   $495


Objectives
Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to:
1. Define vision related impairments after a neurological injury (ocular motor, field loss, and neglect)
2. Demonstrate vision evaluation techniques for this population and each impairment
3. Discuss functional treatments to facilitate visual rehabilitation and compensation strategies for each of the impairments
4. Define principals of neuro handling and facilitation
5. Demonstration of facilitation of the pelvis, spine and scapula
6. Demonstration of stretch of pelvis, scapula, and hand
7. Demonstration of Midline Shift Syndrome treatments
8. Discuss functional hemiparesis treatments and spasticity rehab principals
9. Define documentation to advocate for your patient and document progress


Target Audience
A course for Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, and Assistants

Confirmation Notes
This is a 16-hour course equivalent to 1.6 CEUs. APTA: Motivations Inc is an approved provider by The Texas Chapter of the APTA. We follow the PT licensing Board guidelines in the states in which the course is held.

AOTA: Motivations, Inc. is an approved provider of continuing education by the American Occupational Therapy Association #4002, for 16 contact hours - Intermediate Level Occupational Therapy Process: evaluation, intervention. The assignment of AOTA CEU's does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products or clinical procedures by AOTA.

Description
This 2 day course will discuss the concepts of the physical care and evidence based principals to create results in clinical interventions for stroke, hemiplegia, brain injury, spasticity and general motor control issues. The course will focus on preception and oculomotor deficit remediation and compensation after a neurological event.
Hemiparesis handling made easy with a focus on the core in lab work. Lecture information will cover spasticity, UE/LE treatment, and pusher strategies. Lab work will cover facilitations, stretching, a technology lab for neuro rehabilitation function analysis, and midline shift dysfunction (pusher). Functional applications of improvement and carryover of care will be addressed as well as documentation to advocate for a client. The Vision Rehabilitation lab portions will cover ocular motor, visual field, and neglect testing. Functional treatment interventions will be discussed for each of the impairments. Occupational and physical therapists and assistants will find this course to be heavily lab based to provide attendees with skills for immediately use for effective strategies in the clinic. Documentation and advocacy for the client with consideration to the payor is also discussed.
$395 Consortium Registration - Group Discount – Register your facility today at the following site Consortium Member Registration.
$445 Association Registration - Member of APTA, AOTA, NATA-BOC, ASHA,
$495 Individual Registration


Dates and Locations
 
Register Address:   Columbia South Carolina
Location:   Prisma Health
Dates:   01-25-2020 - 01-26-2020, 12:00AM 12:00AM
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Register Address:   Raleigh North Carolina
Location:   WakeMed
Dates:   05-02-2020 - 05-03-2020, 12:00AM 12:00AM
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