New Directions and Considerations in Neurorehabilitation

This Learning Path is designed to incorporate evidence based practice and utilization of new directions and concepts for the management of people with neurological disorders.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

  1. Critically evaluate primary sources of evidence on functional outcomes and assessments for patients with neurological disorders and integrate the results into case-based clinical decision-making.
  2. Demonstrate understanding of information test properties as they relate to outcome measures used with individuals with neurological impairment and in research reports.
  3. Critically evaluate systematic reviews and meta-analyses as sources of clinical evidence on therapeutic interventions for persons with neurological health conditions; demonstrate integration of information obtained from intervention studies to the management of the individual patients.
  4. Describe theories of neuro-plasticity following lesions to the nervous system and discuss implications for therapeutic interventions for patients with neurological health conditions
  5. Describe current models/theories of normal and neuro-pathological balance and gait function; discuss the implications of this information for the evaluation of and interventions for gait impairments and functional limitations for patients with neurological health conditions.
  6. Describe the emerging role of technology neurorehabilitation.
  7. Understand the interaction of cognition as it relates to mobility and discuss how this interaction may impact physical therapy care.

NOTE: The complete syllabus is available in the resources section of this Learning Path. Module-specific presentations will be available within each module.

Course Code:

LMSK-0019

APTACategory

Category1

cert_CA approval

CPTA2016-17

cert_NV credit value

0.9

cert_NY approval

Yes

cert_OH approval code

16S1981

cert_OH hours

9

cert_PA DA hours

0

cert_PA Ethics hours

0

cert_PA Gen hours

9

cert_TX approval

1909019TX

Completion Instructions

View each module and complete the assessment contained in Module 7. You must obtain at least a 70% score on the assessment to receive CEUs and your certificate.

Course level

Intermediate

Date published

07/15/2016

Delivery method

Online

Instructor(s)

Laurie King, PT, PhD

Learning Path Type

Kit

Partner(s)

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New Directions and Considerations in Neurorehabilitation
Neurorehabilitation - Module 1
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Neurorehabilitation - Module 2
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Neurorehabilitation - Module 3
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Neurorehabilitation - Module 4
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Neurorehabilitation - Module 5
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Neurorehabilitation - Module 6
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Neurorehabilitation - Module 7
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Type:Learning Path
Credits:0.9
Tags:neurology, Laurie King
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Price:$450.00
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