This course will provide an overview of vision assessment and rehabilitation for physical therapists. Common assessment and rehabilitation techniques that can be used with clinical, particularly neurological, patients will be discussed and demonstrated. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.
Course created on May 6, 2022
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; 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
- After this course, participants will be able to list common visual impairments and conditions that may require visual assessment or rehabilitation.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify at least one visual assessment method.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify at least one visual rehabilitation method.
|0-15 Minutes||Background, review of learning outcomes|
|15-30 Minutes||Visual Impairment|
|30-60 Minutes||Common conditions seen in clinical practice|
|60-75 Minutes||Visual assessment|
|75-115 Minutes||Visual rehabilitation|
|115-120 Minutes||Summary Q&A|
PhD, MSc, BSc (Hons), MHCPC, MCSP
Dr Stuart is an Honorary Clinical Physiotherapist at Northumbria Healthcare NHS trust and a Vice Chancellors Senior Research Fellow at Northumbria University, United Kingdom. He completed his PhD at Newcastle University in 2016, while simultaneously working as an honorary clinical physiotherapist at Newcastle Hospitals NHS trust and within private practice. He underwent post-doctoral training at Newcastle University, before moving in 2017 for further post-doctoral training at Oregon Health and Science University (OHSU) in the United States of America. At OHSU, he was able to secure a prestigious post-doctoral fellowship for basic scientists from the Parkinson’s Foundation. He moved back home to Northumbria University in 2019 to continue his independent research, where he now directs the Physiotherapy Innovation Laboratory within the Department of Sport, Exercise, and Rehabilitation. He recently secured a prestigious international Clinical Research Award from the Parkinson’s Foundation and currently leads on several other industry collaborative clinical research projects, as well as being co-investigator on various other grants.
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