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Neck Pain in Office Workers: Consequences and Supervised Training


Format(s):   Home-study
Discipline(s):   Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy
Contact Hours:   2
Registration Fee:   $18

CEU Course Objectives
Compare and contrast the effectiveness of active self-management strategies and passive physiotherapy techniques.
Examine the coping strategies used by office workers for their neck pain.
Scrutinize how many hours of workplace physical exercise training per week are required to be highly effective in reducing neck pain and headache.

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CEU Course Syllabus
Neck Pain Background 0.28 Contact Hours
Consequences in Office Workers 0.72 Contact Hours
Methods of Supervised Training 0.42 Contact Hours
Results of Supervision 0.58 Contact Hours
Total = 2 Contact Hours
Instructional level: Basic

Work-related symptoms in the neck and shoulders are common among occupational computer users and other sedentary occupations. The goals of this CEU course are to understand the impact of neck pain and the strategies office workers use to manage their pain, and to investigate the effect of workplace neck / shoulder strength training on neck / shoulder pain and headache among office workers.
You don't need to pay for an exam until AFTER you pass it.

Dates and Locations
Register Address:   Home-study
Dates:   01-01-2050 - 01-01-2050, 12:00AM 12:00AM