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Aquatics CEU Courses for PTs

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Fundamentals of Aquatic Intervention for the Pediatric Population
Presented by Christine Taylor, PT, DPT, PCS
Recorded Webinar
Course: #2745 Level: Introductory2 Hours
This two-hour session provides learners with a basic understanding of how to incorporate aquatic-based intervention into a treatment program for children. Participants will learn how to make clinical judgments to determine if a patient is an appropriate candidate for aquatic- based intervention, the methods used to treat various impairments, how to select equipment, and how to link aquatic-based intervention to functional land-based outcomes. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT and PTA.

Lower Extremity Aquatic Training Focusing On TKA & THA
Presented by Lori Sherlock, Ed.D, MS, ATRIC, AEA Fitness Specialist, CSCS
Recorded WebinarLive WebinarMon, Nov 27, 2017 at 5:00 pm EST
Course: #2703 Level: Introductory2 Hours
Utilize the properties of water to aid in a faster, more comprehensive recovery from TKAs and THAs. Learn how to employ techniques to promote soft tissue healing, reduce pain and swelling, while increasing motor control, strength, and mobility. This course is directly to the practice of physical therapy and athletic training and therefore appropriate for the PT, PTA and AT.

Dynamic Stability with Peyow Aqua Pilates
Presented by Anne Pringle Burnell, Certified Stott Pilates Instructor Trainer, CAFS, AEA, ACE, AF, AFAA, NASM
Recorded Webinar
Course: #2704 Level: Introductory2 Hours
Introduction to Dynamic Stability using the Pilates Method incorporates Pilates basic principles, apparatus and mat exercises adapted for the aquatic environment, and dynamic stabilization focusing on three key areas; the lumbo-pelvic region, the scapular region, and the ankles. This webinar includes Case Studies: Changes in Dynamic Balance Measurements within Participants with Physical Disabilities, published 2015. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and athletic training and is therefore appropriate for the PT, PTA and AT.

Aquatic Gait Training
Presented by Marty Biondi, PT, CSCS, ATRIC
Recorded WebinarText/Transcript
Course: #2697 Level: Intermediate2 Hours
Walking is the most common activity performed on a daily basis by the majority of the world, but gait deviations can render one minimally functional. Deviations can be based on pain, structural discrepancies, orthopedic conditions, and it is of utmost importance that a therapist be competent in recognizing deficits, and equally, in providing efficient management of the condition. The first part of this class will discuss the difference between land and water walking, so as to be able to provide accurate and efficient use of the water to address such deficiencies the second half of this class. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and athletic training and therefore appropriate for the PT, PTA and AT.

Editor's Note: Regarding Pennsylvania credits, this course is approved by the PA State Board of Physical Therapy for 1.5 hours of general and .5 DA CE credit from 6/21/2017-12/31/2018.

Functional Exercises to Improve ADLs
Presented by Kimberly Huff, MS, CSCS, CHES
Recorded WebinarText/Transcript
Course: #2709 Level: Introductory2 Hours
This workshop presents the why and how of functional aquatic exercises. The presentation includes evidenced-based exercises, including intensity progressions using the properties of the water and equipment options, to improve ability to perform ADLs. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and athletic training and is therefore appropriate for the PT, PTA and AT.

PNF Loaded Movement Training for Aquatic Therapy
Presented by Terri Mitchell, PTA, BA, ATRIC
Recorded Webinar
Course: #2701 Level: Introductory2 Hours
An emerging trend known as Loaded Movement Training (LMT) is an effective training program which includes integration of physiological systems, lower compressive forces on the joints and skeletal structures of the body, and multidirectional stability, mobility strength and power. Taking the LMT concepts to the pool uses PNF patterns and buoyant and drag equipment to challenge and condition muscles and fascia and other systems of the body.

Editor's Note: Regarding Pennsylvania credits, this course is approved by the PA State Board of Physical Therapy for 2 hours of general CE credit from 6/21/2017-12/31/2018.

Innovating for Improved Patient Outcomes: Combining Physical and Speech Therapy in the Aquatic Environment
Presented by Timothy Williams, PT, DPT
Recorded Webinar
Course: #2559 Level: Introductory2 Hours
This course will look at a novel treatment combining physical and speech therapy in the aquatic environment. A quick review of research on pediatric aquatic therapies and an outline of techniques, treatment, and implementation of a co-treat model will be included. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT and PTA.

Aquatic Therapy for Those With Spinal Cord Injuries
Presented by Rachel Mertins, PT, DPT
Recorded Webinar
Course: #2360 Level: Intermediate2 Hours
The purpose of this course is to provide an overview of aquatic therapy and how it can be applied specifically to those suffering from spinal cord injuries (SCI). Physical therapists and physical therapy assistants will be exposed to indications, contraindications and precautions for aquatics with this population, in addition to various treatment options and current research for best practice. This course is directly related to practice of physical therapy and athletic training and is therefore appropriate for the Physical Therapist, Physical Therapist Assistant and Athletic Trainer.

Patient Engagement - Optimal Outcomes
Presented by Kenneth L. Miller, PT, DPT, GCS, CEEAA, Laurie A. Page, PT, DPT, COS-C, HCS-D
Recorded WebinarAudioText/Transcript
Course: #2351 Level: Intermediate2 Hours
Patient engagement is a key ingredient to achieving optimal outcomes and incorporating self-determination theory (SDT), the transtheoretical model of change (TTM) and techniques such as health-coaching (HC) and motivational interviewing (MI) into care provision improve patient-centered care and adherence with therapy interventions. Using SDT, TTM HC and MI, the accountability will be increasingly placed on the patient/caregiver to choose to make changes in their health behavior on their terms. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the Physical Therapist and Physical Therapist Assistant.

Power to Function
Presented by Lori Sherlock, Ed.D, MS, ATRIC, AEA Fitness Specialist, CSCS
Recorded WebinarAudio
Course: #2198 Level: Intermediate2 Hours
Power and function are essential to activities of daily living for all age groups and fitness abilities. Learn about the relationship between power, function, and independence throughout the aging process. Discuss research-based aquatic programming appropriate for various populations that can improve power and increase function. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and athletic training therefore appropriate for Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants and Athletic Trainers.