CCU Alert! The Role of Exercise in Spinal Muscular Atrophy: Recommendations and Clinical Applications

Who: Physicians, Physical Therapists and Assistants, Occupational Therapists and Assistants. What: The Role of Exercise in Spinal Muscular Atrophy: Recommendations and Clinical Applications When: May 18, 2019 Where: Columbia University Irving Medical Center, New York, NY Why: “At the conclusion of this course, participants will be better able to: — Describe the broad phenotypic spectrum, … Continue reading CCU Alert! The Role of Exercise in Spinal Muscular Atrophy: Recommendations and Clinical Applications

CCU Alert! Neurorehabilitation 2019

Who: All medical professionals who work with neuro patients including: “physiatrists, neurologists, psychiatrists, internists, geriatricians, family physicians, PTs, OTs, SLPs, NPs, PAs, nurses, neuropsychologists, clinical psychologists, mental health counselors, clinical social workers, case managers” What: NeuroRehabilitation 2019 When: June 13-15, 2019 Where: The Conference Center at Waltham Woods in Waltham, Massachusetts Why: “Upon completion of … Continue reading CCU Alert! Neurorehabilitation 2019

CCU Alert! A Systematic Approach to Complex Neurologic Patient Management

Who: Physical Therapists What: A Systematic Approach to the Complex Neurologic Patient Management When: April 11-13, 2019 Where: Dallas, Texas at the UT Southwestern Physical Therapy School Why: ” Follow the completion of the series the participants will be able to: — understand the clinical reasoning skills necessary for examination and ongoing assessment. — improve … Continue reading CCU Alert! A Systematic Approach to Complex Neurologic Patient Management

CCU Alert! Introduction to Driver Rehabilitation

Who: Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants. What: Introduction to Driver Rehabilitation When: March 5-6, 2019 Where: National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association (NMEDA) Annual Conference at Daytona Beach, Florida Why: “This two-day course is designed for the new driving evaluator. The skills and knowledge needed to establish an adaptive driving program or become a new staff … Continue reading CCU Alert! Introduction to Driver Rehabilitation

Case Review: Central Dizzy Interventions and Reflection

Vestibular Rehabilitation Therapy: Review of Indications, Mechanisms and Key Exercises as originally seen in the Journal of Clinical Neurology. I elected to go the habituation route to treat my patient, meaning I gradually exposed her to the tasks that induced her dizziness and graded those activities to her tolerance. In the beginning it was a … Continue reading Case Review: Central Dizzy Interventions and Reflection

CCU Alert! Wheelchair Seating and Positioning Online Modules

Who: Physical Therapists What: Wheelchair Seating and Positioning Online Modules When: Whenever you want! Where: at your house, on your couch, in your pajamas if you want! Or wherever. Why: “This course provides an introduction and overview of the wheelchair assessment process. It includes a description of wheelchair users, characteristics of appropriate and inappropriate wheelchairs, … Continue reading CCU Alert! Wheelchair Seating and Positioning Online Modules