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Digital Seminar

Functional Taping Applications for Geriatrics & Stroke Patients


Faculty:
Milica McDowell
Duration:
1 Hour 59 Minutes
Format:
Audio and Video
Copyright :
Jul 27, 2018
Product Code:
POS021115
Media Type:
Digital Seminar


Description

From joint replacements to stroke recovery, kinesiology tape has rapidly gained popularity in geriatric and neurological rehabilitation due to its unique ability to improve movement and function.

This recording explores gentle yet effective taping techniques that integrate movement and neuroscience to improve functional outcomes with stroke, balance disorders, total joint replacements, and osteoarthritis patients. This course is intended for practitioners and therapists with all levels of experience in kinesiology taping.

Credits


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NOTE: Tuition includes one free CE Certificate (participant will be able to print the certificate of completion after completing and passing the on-line post-test evaluation). 

Continuing Education Information:  Listed below are the continuing education credit(s) currently available for this non-interactive self-study package. Please note, your state licensing board dictates whether self-study is an acceptable form of continuing education. Please refer to your state rules and regulations. If your profession is not listed, please contact your licensing board to determine your continuing education requirements and check for reciprocal approval. For other credit inquiries not specified below, please contact cepesi@pesi.com or 800-844-8260 before the event.

Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of mental health professionals.  As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your professions standards


Occupational Therapists & Occupational Therapy Assistants

AOTA

PESI, Inc. is an AOTA Approved Provider of continuing education. Provider #: 3322. This self-study course qualifies for 2.0 self-study contact hours or .2 CEUs in the Category of Domain of OT and Occupational Therapy Process. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA. Course Level: Intermediate. Expires: 07/27/2020.


Florida Occupational Therapists & Occupational Therapy Assistants

CE Broker

PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Occupational Therapy. Provider Number #50-399. This course qualifies for 2.0 self-study continuing education credits.


Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants

This self-study course consists of 2.0 clock hours of instruction that is applicable for physical therapists. CE requirements for physical therapists vary by state/jurisdiction. Please retain the certificate of completion that you receive and use as proof of completion when required.


California Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants

PESI, Inc. is recognized by the Physical Therapy Board of California as an approval agency to approve providers. This self-study lecture qualifies for 2.0 continuing competency hours.


Illinois Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants

PESI, Inc. is a Registered Physical Therapy Continuing Education Sponsor through the State of Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, Division of Professional Regulation. License #: 216.000270. This self-study course qualifies for 2.0 CE credit hours.


New York Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants

PESI, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department, State Board for Physical Therapy as an approved provider for physical therapy and physical therapy assistant continuing education. This self-study course qualifies for 2.4 contact hours.


Texas Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants

This activity is provided by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners Accredited Provider #2106032TX and meets continuing competence requirements for physical therapist and physical therapist assistant licensure renewal in Texas. This activity will provide 2.0 CCUs. The assignment of Texas PT CCUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by TPTA or TBPTE. Full attendance is required; no partial credits will be offered for partial attendance.


Other Professions

This self-study activity qualifies for 2.0 continuing education clock hours as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations. Save your activity advertisement and certificate of completion, and contact your own board or organization for specific requirements.



Handouts

Faculty

Milica McDowell Related seminars and products: 5

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Milica McDowell, MSPT, DPT, ACSM-HFS, has over 15 years of physical therapy experience and specializes in orthopedic care of athletes of all ages. She attended the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center and Idaho State University to earn her Master’s and Doctoral degrees, respectively. Dr. McDowell founded an out-patient physical therapy practice over 10 years ago, started a private durable medical equipment company in 2012, and is a founding partner in a sport biomechanics injury software company. She teaches in the Health and Human Performance department at her undergraduate alma mater, Montana State University-Bozeman. Dr. McDowell has treated patients from all specialties during her career from pediatrics to geriatrics, is an active researcher of injury predictive and concussion return to play topics, and teaches nationwide professional continuing education seminars.

Speaker Disclosures:
Financial: Receives a speaking honorarium and consultant honorarium from RockTape.
Non-financial: No relevant non-financial relationships exist.


Additional Info

Program Information

Access for Self-Study (Non-Interactive)

Access never expires for this product.


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Target Audience

  • Physical Therapists
  • Physical Therapist Assistants
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Occupational Therapy Assistants
  • Athletic Trainers
  • Massage Therapists

Objectives

  1. Discuss treatment needs/considerations for geriatric and neurological populations in relation to modern kinesiology taping applications
  2. Define, discuss, and consider concepts of myofascial chains as an approach to treatment for a multitude of aging conditions
  3. Compare and contrast functional taping applications for geriatric-related postural, orthopedic, inflammatory, and neurological conditions

Outline

Treatment Needs & Considerations for Geriatric & Neurological Patients
  • Modern kinesiology taping applications
  • Tape application/care tips
Myofascial Chains Treatment Approach
  • Skin-brain connection
  • Peripheral nerves
  • Sensory system/receptors
  • Histology of skin
Functional Taping Application Demonstration
  • Taping for pain
  • Joint stability
  • Joint replacement
  • OA
  • Stroke
  • Fall prevention
  • Posture

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