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PT Screening of the Integumentary System: Scalp, Hair, and Nails
Presented by Lydia Thurston, PT, DSc, ATC
Live WebinarFri, Dec 3, 2021 at 12:00 pm EST
Course: #4251Level: Intermediate2 Hours
A 2-hour intermediate continuing education course for clinicians interested in strengthening their knowledge and skills in screening the scalp, hair, and nails as part of an integumentary systems review. Normal and abnormal anatomy and physiology are covered. The content is relevant to a primary care approach to physical therapy examination across the continuum of care including inpatient, outpatient, and wellness-based physical therapist practices. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.

High Intensity Gait Training For Neurologic Clients: Bringing Evidence to the Clinic
Presented by Christina Voigtmann, PT, DPT, NCS
Recorded Webinar
Course: #4175Level: Introductory2 Hours
High intensity gait training (HIGT) is a hot topic among physical therapists who treat clients with neurologic injury and who have goals to improve their waking function. This course helps to define this intervention, review the literature, discuss barriers, compare the traditional approaches to HIGT delivery, and discuss ways to implement HIGT into practice. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.

Understanding Pediatric Sleep: How Can We Help as Physical Therapists?
Presented by Jennifer Palmer, PT, DPT
Live WebinarWed, Dec 8, 2021 at 2:00 pm EST
Course: #4244Level: Intermediate2 Hours
This course discusses what is normal and abnormal in regards to pediatric sleep and potential causes of sleep dysfunction. This course enables the physical therapist to screen for sleep disorders or dysfunction, provide appropriate interventions to assist with sleep within the physical therapist scope of practice as well as help to identify proper professionals to refer patients to when concerns arise. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.

Back to School: Discussing the Biomechanical Impact of Backpacks
Presented by Sara Loesche, MS, OTR/L, CHT
Recorded Webinar
Course: #4259Level: Introductory1 Hour
Carrying a backpack to school is a common activity demand of school-age children, and while there are many options for types of backpacks, there are ways to properly pack and wear a backpack to reduce biomechanical strain. This presentation focuses on studies that have looked at this topic and how therapy practitioners can make recommendations on how to choose, pack and wear a backpack to promote student wellness. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.

Wag Your Tail! Pelvic Floor Disorders and the Importance of the Coccyx
Presented by Cynthia Neville, PT, DPT, WCS, BCB-PMD
Recorded Webinar
Course: #4164Level: Intermediate2 Hours
MRI studies show that with the performance of correct pelvic floor muscle contraction, the coccyx should move cranially, and with adequate pelvic floor muscle relaxation, the coccyx should move causally. This course examines the importance of the coccyx to the function of the pelvic floor muscles, discusses how coccyx impairments may contribute to pelvic floor muscle disorders, and explore physical therapy treatment options for coccyx impairments. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.

Age Friendly Healthcare
Presented by Cathy Ciolek, PT, DPT, GCS, FAPTA
Recorded WebinarAudio
Course: #4152Level: Intermediate2 Hours
What is Age-Friendly Healthcare and why is it being adopted by large and small healthcare organizations across the US? This session addresses the key components of Age-Friendly Healthcare and how rehabilitation professionals can and should adopt these principles into every patient encounter to help aging adults focus on what matters most to them. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.

Working with Interpreters Effectively
Presented by Fe González-Murray, EdD, CCC-SLP
Recorded Webinar
Course: #4233Level: Introductory1.5 Hour
This course addresses legal and ethical guidelines for appropriate inclusion of, and collaboration with, qualified interpreters in healthcare and educational settings. Important qualities and qualifications of an interpreter are discussed, as well as effective strategies that providers should employ when using interpreters in their practice and ways to resolve common dilemmas. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.

Patient-Centered Care: Bringing Quality Toward End of Life
Presented by Tracey Collins, PT, PhD, MBA, GCS
Recorded Webinar
Course: #4052Level: Introductory2 Hours
Participants will be taught the role of a PT in hospice and palliative care and how to develop an appropriate patient–centered POC. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Bloodborne Pathogens Standards: What You Need to Know
Presented by Kathleen Weissberg, OTD, OTR/L
Recorded WebinarAudio
Course: #4223Level: Introductory1 Hour
A review of the bloodborne pathogens standard as published by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Learn what you need to know in your place of employment, including employer requirements for protection and appropriate infection control practices. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.

High Intensity Interval Training in Home Health: HIIT the Ground Running
Presented by Melissa Bednarek, PT, DPT, PhD, CCS, Kelly Lindenberg, PT, MSPT, PhD, CSCS, James Eng, PT, DPT, MS, Jason Woollard, PT, PhD
Recorded Webinar
Course: #4155Level: Intermediate2 Hours
This session discusses methods of assessment to appropriately quantify baseline aerobic capacity, tools, and technology that are available to ensure close monitoring of patient response to exercise and exercise prescription and implementation of a properly dosed HIIT program to promote cardiovascular adaptation. Using videos and interactive activities, presenters will demonstrate practical assessment and intervention strategies for endurance training in home health. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.