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Professional Liability Exposures for Physical Therapy - A Contemporary View

Jennifer L. Flynn, CPHRM

February 8, 2017

I'm happy to be with you today to present this risk information for physical therapists. HPSO and CNA, the underwriter for the HPSO program, firmly believe that knowledge is the key to enhancing p...   Read More


GBS: GoodBye Symptoms via Physical Therapy Interventions

Jennifaye V. Brown, PhD, PT, NCS

January 31, 2017

Thank you for participating in this webinar addressing the benefits of physical therapy interventions for alleviating symptoms of Guillain-Barré Syndrome (GBS). GBS is also known as acute infla...   Read More


Prevention and Management of Pediatric Overuse Injuries

Tamara McLeod, PhD, ATC, FNATA

December 28, 2016

In the United States, over 30 million children and adolescents are involved in sports. Data for the National Federation of State High School associations has demonstrated that over 7.8 million high sc...   Read More

 


Supervising Assistants, Students, and Aides: Upholding Your Ethics in a Challenging Health Care Environment

Kathleen D. Weissberg, OTD, OTR/L

December 20, 2016

I think this is such a valuable topic, and as I put this course together, more and more things kept coming up with situations, scenarios, and questions. I think some of the scenarios, which are very r...   Read More

 


Abilities Based Approaches to Treatment of Persons with Dementia

Renee Kinder, MS, CCC-SLP, RAC-CT

December 20, 2016

As therapists, we know that we need an interdisciplinary team approach. Unfortunately, we often operate under the “silo mentality.” In other words, siloing occurs when departments or groups within...   Read More

 


Palliative Care Concepts for the Rehabilitation Professional: Adapting to an Evolving Disease Process

Chris Wilson, PT, DScPT, DPT, GCS

November 30, 2016

The definition of palliative care is “an approach that improves quality of life (QoL) for patients and families facing life-threatening illness.” There's a lot of confusion that palliative care an...   Read More


Effective Communication: Moving Beyond the Silos in Home Health Care

Tim Dunn, PT, DPT, GCS, COS-C, CEEAA

November 22, 2016

One of the key elements that will be vital to achieve success in this post-acute world, specifically as it relates to home health care, is communication. Not merely communication – effective communi...   Read More


Service Delivery: Preparing for the ATP Exam

Michelle Lange, OTR, ABDA, ATP/SMS

November 17, 2016

The RESNA Assistive Technology Professional certification examination includes questions from a variety of content areas. One of those areas is Service Delivery. This module will cover the content are...   Read More


Management of the Elbow Complex

David Nolan, PT, DPT, MS, OCS, SCS, CSCS

November 17, 2016

Editor’s Note: This text-based course is a transcript of the webinar, Management of the Elbow Complex, presented by David Nolan, PT, DPT, MS, OCS, SCS, CSCS.Learning ObjectivesAccurately descri...   Read More


Legislation: Preparing for the ATP Exam

Michelle Lange, OTR, ABDA, ATP/SMS

November 17, 2016

The RESNA Assistive Technology Professional certification examination includes questions from a variety of content areas. One of those areas is Legislation. This module will cover the content area inc...   Read More


Ethics in Physical Therapy: Bioethics and Our Code of Ethics

Brigette Cuffia, PT, JD

October 17, 2016

Introduction/DisclosureMy goal today, and my goal every time I teach ethics to have a contemporary professional conversation about what effects us in practice, and that we discuss ways to make better...   Read More

 


Recreational Technologies: Preparing for the ATP Exam

Michelle Lange, OTR, ABDA, ATP/SMS

October 16, 2016

The RESNA Assistive Technology Professional certification examination includes questions from a variety of content areas. One of those areas is Recreational Technologies. This module will cover the co...   Read More


Sensory Technologies: Preparing for the ATP Exam

Michelle Lange, OTR, ABDA, ATP/SMS

October 13, 2016

The RESNA Assistive Technology Professional certification examination includes questions from a variety of content areas. One of those areas is Sensory Technologies. This module will cover the content...   Read More


Ethics of Providing Culturally Competent Home Health Care

Kenneth L Miller, PT, DPT, CEEAA, Olaide Sangoseni, PT, DPT, MSc, PhD

October 12, 2016

The topic for today’s course relates to the ethics of providing culturally competent home care. As presenters, we have no relevant financial conflict. The information we’re going to presen...   Read More

 


Alternative and Augmentative Communication: Preparing for the ATP Exam

Michelle Lange, OTR, ABDA, ATP/SMS

September 29, 2016

This course presents Alternative and Augmentative Communication. Definitions, terminology, access methods and strategies to optimize use will be addressed. Mounting and interfacing with power wheelcha...   Read More


Cognitive Technologies: Preparing for the ATP Exam

Michelle Lange, OTR, ABDA, ATP/SMS

September 26, 2016

This course presents cognitive technologies which are designed to increase independence and safety for clients with cognitive impairments. Content includes definitions and categories of equipment, as...   Read More


Assessment: Preparing for the ATP Exam

Michelle Lange, OTR, ABDA, ATP/SMS

August 27, 2016

The RESNA Assistive Technology Professional certification examination includes questions from a variety of content areas. One of those areas is Assistive Technology Assessment. This module will cover...   Read More


Access: Preparing for the ATP Exam

Michelle Lange, OTR, ABDA, ATP/SMS

August 27, 2016

This course presents a variety of access methods with definitions, clinical indicators, facilitators and programming. This information is then applied to a variety of Assistive Technology devices.   Read More


Office Ergonomics: A Step-by-Step Guideline to Assessing the Office Workstation

Kelly Ingram-Mitchell, PT, MPT, CEAS, CWcHP

August 18, 2016

This course is a transcript of a live webinar, Office Ergonomics: A Step-by-Step Guideline to Assessing the Office Workstation by Kelly Ingram-Mitchell, PT, MPT, CEAS, CWcHP. Please follow along with...   Read More

 


Gaming in Stroke Rehabilitation

Deborah Espy, PT, PhD

July 7, 2016

The following text is an edited transcript of a live webinar titled “Gaming in Stroke Rehabilitation”. Please follow along with course handouts to ensure understanding of material. Gami...   Read More