Without basic knowledge of vestibular structure and function, therapists will likely be missing a crucial element of the initial evaluation that may very well lead to more successful intervention outcomes.

Franklin, TN (PRWEB) June 21, 2016

This two-day New Jersey Approved Vestibular PT Continuing Education Course provides the fundamentals for evaluating and treating vestibular dysfunction. A basic overview of vestibular function and anatomy as well as central nervous system interaction is provided. Hands-on laboratory sessions enhance the clinicians ability to properly perform testing techniques for vestibular disorders. Quite often the -missing link- in the management of a clients complaints lies within the weakness of the vestibular system. A thorough understanding of underlying disorders assist the clinician in developing effective treatment and exercise programs to decrease symptoms and enhance balance and functional ability. Options and considerations for creating treatment plans and long-term care management strategies are thoroughly discussed.

The treatment ideas presented in this course can be applied to patients with vestibular disorders as well as to patients with limitations in balance or sensory integration. Clinicians will be able to immediately apply this information in the clinical setting.

This NJ physical therapy continuing education course is offered to physical therapists, physical therapy assistants, occupational therapists and occupational therapy assistants. An extensive laboratory component is designed to provide clinicians with skills required for the treatment of their balance and vestibular patients.

This PT Continuing Education Course will be presented:

August 27, 2016 - August 28, 2016

16 hours of CME credit
John Heinz Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine
Wilkes-Barre Township, PA

September 17, 2016 - September 18, 2016

16 hours of CME credit
CentraState Medical Center
Freehold, NJ

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October 15, 2016 - October 16, 2016

16 hours of CME credit
Aurora Medical Center
Kenosha, WI

November 12, 2016 - November 13, 2016

16 hours of CME credit
Reliant Medical Group
Worcester, MA

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