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2-Day: Certificate in Vestibular Rehabilitation: A Lab-Based Course for Assessment, Clinical Decision-Making and Evidence-Based Treatment

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Objectives

  1. Distinguish key subjective reports to further enhance evaluation and differential diagnosis skills.
  2. Perform assessment techniques for vestibular patients with proper technique.
  3. Choose proper positioning modifications for patients with mobility limitations or physical space restrictions.
  4. Identify appropriate functional outcome measures based on patient’s condition and therapist’s work environment.
  5. Analyze findings of a vestibular assessment to determine a therapy diagnosis.
  6. Evaluate key findings that assist in differential diagnosis of central, peripheral and cervicogenic dizziness.
  7. Explain exam findings indicating the presence of multiple diagnoses to include multiple canal, multiple peripheral conditions, mixed central and peripheral conditions.
  8. Formulate a plan of care based on findings from assessments to improve functional outcomes.
  9. Select proper treatment techniques from evidence-based guidelines for vestibular rehabilitation.
  10. Plan appropriate treatment progression for BPPV, peripheral vertigo, central vertigo, cervicogenic dizziness and post-concussion syndrome.
  11. Assess prognosis based on accurate diagnostic procedures.
  12. Recognize factors that may contribute to plateau in progress.
  13. Develop appropriate goals for patients with consideration of complete medical history and presenting factors that may modify rehab outcomes.

Outline

DIFFERENTIATE SPECIFIC CANAL INVOLVEMENT FOR BPPV AND MULTIPLE CANAL BPPV

EVALUATION OF FINDINGS FOR CENTRAL, PERIPHERAL, AND CERVICOGENIC DIZZINESS BPPV TREATMENT OF ONE OR MULTIPLE CANALS WHAT IF IT’S NOT BPPV: IDENTIFY THE 4 AREAS OF TREATMENT FOR ALL VESTIBULAR PATIENTS EVIDENCE-BASED FUNCTIONAL ASSESSMENT TOOLS FOR VESTIBULAR PATIENTS COURSE LABS

Copyright : 03/06/2019

The Ultimate Guide to Treating Dizziness, Vertigo, and Vestibular Disorders: End Years of Dizziness and Vertigo in as Little as One Session

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Objectives

  1. Discuss the latest advances in vestibular rehabilitation and their implications for rehab.
  2. Demonstrate a comprehensive assessment, identifying and differentiating root causes of dizziness, vertigo, and vestibular disorders.
  3. Integrate the most effective interventions available for reducing dizziness, vertigo, and vestibular disorders.
  4. Combine multiple approaches for better outcomes, including balance training, vestibular rehabilitation, gaze stabilization, targeted exercises and more.
  5. Design effective, innovative plans of care for a wide range of diagnoses.
  6. Apply the assessments and interventions discussed in this seminar to a series of interactive case scenarios.

Outline

HOT TOPICS AND INNOVATIONS

HANDS-ON LAB: UPGRADE YOUR ASSESSMENT AND CLINICAL REASONING SKILLS HANDS-ON LAB: REVOLUTIONIZE YOUR REHAB TOOLBOX HANDS-ON LAB: COMBINE TECHNIQUES MORE EFFECTIVELY FOR BETTER OUTCOMES HANDS-ON LAB: DESIGN ADVANCED, INNOVATIVE PLANS OF CARE FOR YOUR PATIENTS CASE STUDIES: PUT KNOWLEDGE TO PRACTICE DON’T LEVE MONEY ON THE TABLE!

Copyright : 10/08/2019

BPPV: Accurately Identify the Cause to Construct the Best Treatment Plan

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Objectives

  1. Choose the best treatment technique to treat BPPV of the posterior, anterior, and horizontal canals.
  2. Analyze the efficacy of each treatment technique to achieve the best outcomes.
  3. Distinguish the latest surgical treatment options for intractable BPPV.

Outline

Choose the Best Treatment for BPPV

Advanced Assessment Techniques

Latest Surgical Treatment Options

Copyright : 07/31/2020

Vestibular Disorders in an Aging Population: Treatment Modification & Considerations

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Objectives

  1. Plan for a vestibular rehab program for patients with cognitive declines.
  2. Analyze advanced concepts regarding changes to the vestibular system, otoconia and symptoms related to aging.
  3. Manage treatment programs for elder patients, with strategies for modifications.

Outline

Vestibular Rehab for Patients with Cognitive Declines

Understanding Changes to the Vestibular System

Modify Treatment Programs for Elder Patients

Copyright : 07/31/2020