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Rest and Recovery: Best Practices to Maximize Muscle Strength
Presented by Amy Ashmore, PhD
Live WebinarWed, Apr 24, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT
Course: #3409 Level: Intermediate1 Hour
The course covers new research on how to use intra-set and between rest periods effectively during strength training. Also covers how to program intermittent rest (between day) and recovery periods to avoid overtraining and detraining. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and athletic training and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA and AT.

Ethics in Rehabilitation: A Clinical Perspective for Therapists
Presented by Kathleen D. Weissberg, OTD, OTR/L, CMDCP, CDP
Live WebinarFri, Apr 26, 2019 at 12:00 pm EDT
Course: #3413 Level: Intermediate3 Hours
In this seminar, practical information about ethics is provided from a clinical perspective. Basic principles of ethics as they relate to healthcare and therapy are reviewed. Behaviors that are considered unethical by most credentialing bodies are considered as well as health care/therapy codes of ethics. The CELIBATE and RIPS methods for analyzing ethical dilemmas are reviewed with case studies to demonstrate use. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.

Decreasing Fall Risk with Aquatic Therapeutic Interventions
Presented by Beth Scalone, PT, DPT, OCS
Live WebinarFri, May 3, 2019 at 12:00 pm EDT
Course: #3374 Level: Intermediate2 Hours
This course will focus on integrating specific aquatic interventions to improve balance and decrease the risk of falling based to maximize the patient’s plan of care. Utilizing research findings and clinical pearls we will link balance tests and impairments to specific interventions for aquatic exercise and integrated home program. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT and PTA.

Positional Head Deformities in the NICU: Types and Prevention
Presented by Michele Hyams, PT, DPT, CNT, DCS, CIMI
Live WebinarWed, May 8, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT
Course: #3368 Level: Intermediate2 Hours
This course will review the types of head shape changes that are frequently encountered in the neonatal population. It will present an interactive way of positioning for the therapist along with the rest of the family-centered care team to prevent positional deformities during an infant's time in the NICU. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT and PTA.

PT Management of Soccer Injuries
Presented by Carol Mack, PT, DPT, SCS, CSCS, PN-1
Live WebinarFri, May 10, 2019 at 12:00 pm EDT
Course: #3361 Level: Intermediate2 Hours
This presentation will allow PT professionals to manage injuries in soccer athletes by understanding the demands of the sport, common injuries, and sport-specific rehabilitation. Functional testing for return to sport will also be addressed.This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and athletic training and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA and AT.

Contemporary Guidelines for Exercise and Diabetes: Application to Physical Therapy Cases
Presented by Gina Pariser, PT, LDE, PhD
Live WebinarWed, May 15, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT
Course: #3387 Level: Introductory2 Hours
Physical activity is established as an important therapy in the prevention and management of diabetes and diabetes-related health comorbidities. This course reviews new guidelines related to physical activity for improving glucose control and cardiovascular health in people with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes and highlights ways to apply these guidelines in different physical therapy cases. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT and PTA.

Sleep Recommendations for Competitive Athletes
Presented by John Boudreaux, EdD, PT, LAT, ATC, SCS
Live WebinarFri, May 17, 2019 at 1:00 pm EDT
Course: #3365 Level: Advanced1 Hour
This course will educate participants on the effect of sleep deprivation on exercise and athletic performance, identification of barriers as well as possible solutions with appropriate sleep recommendations and implementation for athletes at various competition levels. The participants will be able to assess their own practice and make immediate recommendations to athletes and staff members regarding the sleep habits of competitive athletes. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and athletic training and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA and AT.

Physical Therapy Management of Pediatric Incontinence
Presented by Jennifer Stone, PT, DPT, OCS, PHC
Live WebinarWed, May 29, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT
Course: #3434 Level: Intermediate2 Hours
This course will discuss the physiology and development of continence in pediatric patients, along with patient management strategies for pediatric patients experiencing incontinence. At the close of this course, participants should expect to have a multi-option toolbox with which to treat these patients. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.

Therapist's Management of Upper Extremity Burns
Presented by Nora Barrett, MS, OTR/L, CHT
Live WebinarFri, May 31, 2019 at 12:00 pm EDT
Course: #3411 Level: Advanced1 Hour
This course will cover the therapist’s management of upper extremity and hand burns from acute injury through scar formation with rehabilitation implications including edema management, orthotics, precautions and appropriate exercise throughout each phase. Wound coverings, dressings, and scar management techniques will be addressed. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA

ACL Injury Prevention: What We Know, What We Don't, What We Can Put into Practice Now
Presented by Carol Mack, PT, DPT, SCS, CSCS, PN-1
Live WebinarWed, Jun 5, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT
Course: #3362 Level: Intermediate2 Hours
This course will describe the current literature on ACL injury prevention as well as current gaps in the literature. It will also describe what clinicians can put into practice right away to reduce the risk of ACL injury in athletes. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and athletic training and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA and AT.