This course will seek to inform the rehabilitative professional about individuals who identify in ways other than cis-gender, including appropriate language to use, gender pronouns, and definitions specific to this population. The course will additionally discuss physical therapy implications for these individuals, including the impact of hormone therapy on the musculoskeletal system and post operative considerations following gender affirmation surgery. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.
Course created on November 22, 2019
Course Type: Recorded Webinar, Audio
CEUs/Hours Offered: AK/2.0; AL/2.0; AR/2.0; AZ/2.0; CA/2.0; CO/2.0; CT/2.0; DE/2.0; FL/2.0; GA/2.0; HI/2.0; IA/2.0; IACET/0.2; ID/2.0; IL/2.0; IN/2.0; KS/2.0; KY/2.0 Category 2; MA/2.0; ME/2.0; MI/2.0; MO/2.0; MS/2.0; MT/2.0; NC/2.0; ND/2.0; NE/2.0; NH/2.0; NM/2.0; NY/2.0; OH/2.0; OR/2.0; PA/2.0; RI/2.0; SC/2.0; SD/2.0; TN/2.0; TX/2.0; UT/2.0; VA/2.0; VT/2.0; WA/2.0; WI/2.0; WY/2.0
- Participants will be able to define at least three commonly used terms when describing genders and individuals who identify in different ways across the gender spectrum.
- Participants will be able to identify at least two reasons why using preferred pronouns is important and how to incorporate this into medical documentation.
- Participants will be able to identify at least three impacts of hormone therapy on the musculoskeletal system.
- Participants will be able to describe at least three rehabilitative considerations post-surgically based on different types of gender affirmation surgery.
|0-15 Minutes||Background, review of learning outcomes|
|15-30 Minutes||Definitions, pronouns|
|30-60 Minutes||Hormone replacement & musculoskeletal impact|
|60-90 Minutes||Gender affirmation surgery & Post-operative rehabilitation; Documentation considerations|
|90-110 Minutes||Cultural sensitivity,Trauma-informed care and Tips for pelvic health professionals|
|110-120 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
Jennifer Stone, PT, DPT, OCS, PHC
Jennifer Stone is a physical therapist and clinic manager in Columbia, Missouri. Her background is in orthopedics and pelvic health. She is passionate about bringing accurate and practical pelvic health education and information to healthcare professionals and the general public alike. Jennifer is a program director and faculty member of Evidence In Motion's Pelvic Health & Advanced Pelvic Health Certificate programs and enjoys presenting at conferences, doing research, and teaching in her spare time. She is a mother of 4 young children and enjoys forcing those she teaches to endure endless cute pictures during presentations!
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