PhysicalTherapy.com Phone: 866-782-6258


Maximizing Children and Adolescents’ Wheelchair Independence and Participation in Meaningful Activities Through Wheelchair Skills Training

Course: #4561Level: Introductory 2 Hours
Live WebinarFri, Dec 9, 2022 at 12:00 pm EST

This course presents the current knowledge on innovative approaches to wheelchair skills training for children and adolescents. A renowned program that has been used internationally with adults and recently evaluated in pediatrics is also described.

Preview Exam
unlimited ceu access $99/year Join Now

Live Webinar

Fri, Dec 9, 2022 at 12:00 pm EST

CEUs/Hours Offered: AK/2.0; AL/2.0; AR/2.0; AZ/2.0; CA/2.0; CO/2.0; CT/2.0; DC/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; NY/2.0; OK/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

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to identify 3 positive impacts related to wheelchair skills training on children and adolescents
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to identify the right spotting intervention to prevent wheelchair related injuries in three different situations
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to Identify at least 3 steps of the wheelchair provision process.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to list 3 resources provided on the website of the Wheelchair Skills Program to facilitate the delivery of evidence-based wheelchair skills training
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to list 3 important ingredients to include in a wheelchair skills training intervention to facilitate children’s and adolescents’ motor learning and active engagement
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to list 2 innovative approaches for delivering wheelchair skills training.

Agenda

0-5 Minutes Presentation outline, Review of learning outcomes
5-20 Minutes Background (e.g., benefits of delivering wheelchair skills training, steps of the WHO’s wheelchair provision process, right to receive training, rehabilitation professionals’ current practices of wheelchair skills training)
20-30 Minutes Wheelchair Skills Program (WSP) presentation
30-100 Minutes Innovative approaches to wheelchair skills training in pediatrics that are based on the WSP (6 studies)
100-115 Minutes Discussion, conclusion & future perspectives
115-120 Minutes Q&A

Presented By


More
Presenter Disclosure:
Financial disclosure: Béatrice Ouellet received an honorarium for presenting this course.
Non-financial disclosure: Béatrice Ouellet has no non-financial disclosures.


Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by PhysicalTherapy.com, a Continued site.

Content Disclosure: The presentation is on an evidence-based program to evaluate and train wheelchair skills (i.e., Wheelchair Skills Program).

Course participation information

To ensure you are ready to participate, please complete our short Test Drive to prepare your computer to view the course.

View Course Help

Login and logout times will be recorded and documented.

Passing an online exam and completing a course evaluation will be required to earn continuing education credit.

Live Webinars allow presenter and participant interaction. The exam and course evaluation for these courses must be completed within 7 days of the event.

On-demand courses include texts, video and audio recordings of live webinars, and multimedia formats. The exam and course evaluation for on-demand courses must be completed within 30 days of course registration.

To participate in the course, complete the exam and course evaluation, and earn continuing education credit, you must be a PhysicalTherapy.com member. Participants must complete the entire course; partial credit is not allowed.

PhysicalTherapy.com is committed to ensuring accessibility to the widest possible audience. We are continually improving the user experience for everyone. If you have questions, requests, or would like to report an accessibility-related issue, please email accessibility@continued.com. We will review your request and respond in a timely manner.

Visit our Contact us page or give us a call if you have questions.


California

PhysicalTherapy.com is a recognized continuing competency approval agency for the Physical Therapy Board of California. This course is offered for 2.0 hours of continuing competency.


CE Broker

CE Broker

PhysicalTherapy.com is approved to report to CE Broker for PTs and PTAs licensed in the states of FL, GA, MS, SC and TN, CE Provider #: 50-14089. If you are a PT/PTA in one of these states, CE Broker may be of interest to you.


Washington D.C.

The District of Columbia Board of Physical Therapy (Board) has established that PhysicalTherapy.com is an approved continuing education provider for DC physical therapists and physical therapist assistants. Licensees must adhere to all other continuing education regulations of the Board, including those related to online courses and content.


International Association for Continuing Education and Training

International Association for Continuing Education and Training

continued, LLC, DBA PhysicalTherapy.com, is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). continued complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, continued is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. continued, LLC, is authorized by IACET to offer 0.2 CEUs for this program.


IL Physical Therapy Continuing Education Sponsor

PhysicalTherapy.com is an approved by the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation as a sponsor of continuing education for PTs/PTAs (Sponsor License #216000252). This course is offered for 2.0 hours (Introductory level).


KPTA

This course is offered for 2.0 hours (Introductory level, Category 2) by the Kentucky Physical Therapy Association (Provider #CS80-2012-KPTA).


New York

PhysicalTherapy.com is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Physical Therapy as an approved provider of physical therapy and physical therapist assistant continuing education.


Oklahoma

PhysicalTherapy.com is an Approved Provider by the Oklahoma State Board of Medical Licensure & Supervision for Physical Therapists, PT CE Provider BAP202310006. This course is offered for 2 hours of continuing education for Oklahoma PTs/PTAs.


Texas Physical Therapy Association

This course is offered for 2.0 hours (Introductory level) by the Texas Physical Therapy Association. The assignment of Texas PT CCUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by TPTA or TBPTE. The Texas Physical Therapy Association (TPTA) administers the CCAP on behalf of the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners (Provider #2406033TX).



We recognize that state CE requirements are constantly changing. If you have any questions regarding our courses and your state requirements, please contact us at 866-782-6258 or contact Customer Service.

Our site uses cookies to improve your experience. By using our site, you agree to our Privacy Policy.