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Digital Seminar

Postural and Movement Deficiencies in the Neck and Scapular Region


Faculty:
Sue DuPont
Duration:
1 Hour 50 Minutes
Format:
Audio and Video
Copyright :
Aug 04, 2017
Product Code:
POS020665
Media Type:
Digital Seminar


Description

With more people using computers and cell phones than ever before, neck and shoulder pain are on the rise.  Assessing movement-related impairments in these patients/clients is an essential skill in managing musculoskeletal pain.  This session will explore postural control mechanisms, myofascial imbalances and how they contribute to pain syndromes.  Tools for identifying and treating these dysfunctions will also be discussed.

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). 

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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


Florida Occupational Therapists & Occupational Therapy Assistants

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Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants

This self-study course consists of 1.75 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 1.75 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 1.5 CE credit hours.


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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 1.75 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.


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Faculty

Sue DuPont Related seminars and products: 3

MS, MBA, PT, ATC,


Sue DuPont, MS, MBA, PT, ATC, is an expert in the field of orthopedics and sports medicine, with nearly 30 years of experience treating patients and athletes of all ages and activity levels. She holds multiple degrees including a B.S. in Exercise Science/Athletic Training, an M.S. in Biology specializing in Biomechanics, a post-baccalaureate degree in Physical Therapy, and an MBA in Healthcare Management. Ms. DuPont was on the Medical Staff at the 1996 Summer Olympic Games and awarded a 1-year fellowship at the U.S. Olympic Training Center. She has worked with various professional and elite athletes, from WTA pro tennis to World Cup Figure Skating. While working with the U.S.O.C. Biomechanics Division, Ms. DuPont researched and developed a Clinical Plyometrics protocol and presented the findings at the APTA National Conference.

Ms. DuPont has taught courses specifically for seniors on healthy aging and wellness. She is a veteran ACE Certified Fitness Instructor, teaching pilates, kickboxing, and many other fitness courses for over 20 years. Ms. DuPont has performed extensive research on the spine, aging, balance, and fitness. In her clinical practice, she utilizes advanced clinical techniques in manual therapy, taping/strapping, active stabilization, and soft tissue release to improve functional movement patterns. Currently, Ms. DuPont teaches continuing education courses nationwide. When home in Florida, she treats patients/clients for physical therapy and wellness and sits on the Advisory Board for Southwest Florida University's PTA program.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Sue DuPont has an employment relationship with Joint Implant Surgeons of Florida. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Sue DuPont has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.


Additional Info

Program Information

Access for Self-Study (Non-Interactive) Access never expires for this product.

Target Audience

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

Objectives

  1. Identify the types of movement & postural related impairments that exist in neck & shoulder patients
  2. Describe at least 3 methods for assessing/measuring movement & postural-related impairments in neck & shoulder patients
  3. Demonstrate at least 3 evidence-based exercises to treat movement impairments in neck & shoulder patients

Outline

Intro: Describe Typical Posture of Neck and Shoulder Patient

  • Why do movement impairments occur?
  • What impairments exist?

Methods for Measuring Movement and Postural Impairments

  • Neck Positioning Sense
  • Motor Control Adaptations (APAs)
  • Scapula Dyskinesis

Exercises for Postural & Movement Impairments in Neck and Shoulder Patients

  • Neck repositioning exercises
  • Deep Neck Flexor exercises
  • Scapular rebalancing
  • Scapular Strengthening
  • Kinetic Chain motor reprogramming
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