This course covers the role of physical therapists during the prenatal and postpartum periods, including evaluation and treatment options to optimize health for clients during this time. The course is open to all and is designed to allow any physical therapist from any specialty to deepen their knowledge and helpfulness in this area. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.
Course created on April 22, 2020
Course Type: Recorded Webinar
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; LA/2.0; 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; 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 list at least three potential red flags that might present in pregnant women with musculoskeletal pain.
- Participants will be able to discuss at least two corrective exercise choices to help women’s bodies adapt to the changes they experience during pregnancy and the postpartum period.
- Participants will be able to describe at least three aspects, including physical therapy interventions to optimize recovery, for the musculoskeletal impact of a cesarean and vaginal delivery.
|0-15 Minutes||Background, review of learning outcomes|
|15-45 Minutes||Pregnancy-about, red flags, common complaints|
|45-75 Minutes||PT pregnancy evaluation and treatment|
|75-95 Minutes||Postpartum-about, red flags, common complaints|
|95-110 Minutes||PT postpartum evaluation and treatment|
|110-115 Minutes||Case study|
|115-120 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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Texas Physical Therapy Association
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