Do you feel at times that you have designed and delivered the best balance program and yet your patients still have some problems with their balance? In this 3 hour LIVE Webinar, you will gain knowledge of the impact of balance impairments on function in older adults. In addition to learning valuable techniques for screening the oculomotor system and testing the vestibular system, you will also have immediate tools to use in treatment for deficits in these areas. You will also learn practical testing tools and treatment strategies for postural control issues. You’ll get innovative, usable evaluation and treatment techniques that will dramatically change your practice.
10 minutes – Introduction: Circle of Balance
14 minutes – Impact of Balance Impairments and Identifying the Major Factors
22 minutes – Screening the Oculomotor System and Treatment Strategies to address deficits identified.
40 minutes – Testing the Vestibular System and Design Vestibular Treatment Strategies.
54 minutes – Organization of Postural Control: Learning Testing Tools and Creative Treatment Strategies.
30 minutes – Case Study/Discussion
10 minutes – Conclusion and Wrap Up
Upon completion of the course, a certificate of attendance for 3 contact hours of educational credit will be awarded. Great Seminars and Books is an Approved CE Provider for PTs and PTAs in DC, NY, IL, NC, CA, TX, KY. Approved for PTs and PTAs in AR. This course meets the guidelines for approval in CT, ID, IO, KS, ME, MA, NH, NE, SC, SD. This Course is Accepted for CEUs in: AK, AL, AR, DE, GA, HA, IN, MI, MT, ND, OR, PA, RI, UT, VT, VA, WI, WY, WA.
Great Seminars and Books is an AOTA Approved Provider of continuing education-Provider #5363.
Please verify with your state board any rules/regulations regarding the counting of “Live Webinar” hours as “Live” hours.
If you do not see your state listed, please give our office a call at 877 794 7328.
A webinar is live, interactive video course delivered over the Internet to your computer. You will be able to see, hear and interact with the course presenter. This live, webinar will utilize live instruction, demonstrative videos, power point slides and more. You will have an opportunity to ask questions during the seminar. A comprehensive handout will be made available to you after you register for the webinar. All written content used in the presentation will also be made available to you for your personal use (Power Point Slides, Reference Materials etc.).
Financial Disclosure: Janene Barber is an instructor for Great Seminars and Books. She receives payment from GREAT Seminars for the presentation of this course.
Nonfinancial Disclosure: No relevant nonfinancial relationship exists.
Content Disclosure: This course does not focus solely on any specific product or service.
A post-test will be given at the end of the Webinar. A post-test score of 75% or more is considered passing. Scores of less than 75% indicate a failure to understand the material and the test will need to be taken again until a passing score has been achieved. You will receive a certificate of completion for 3 contact hours.