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Aug 21 - 22, 2020 | CEUs 1.5 | USD $575 | Lincoln, Nebraska
Pri Non-manual Techniques Workshop is organized by Postural Restoration Institute (PRI) and will be held from Aug 21 - 22, 2020 at Lincoln, Nebraska, United States of America. Target Audience: • Physical Therapists and PT Assistants • Occupational Therapists and OT Assistants • Athletic Trainers • Strength & Conditioning Coaches • Personal Trainers • Other Healthcare and Fitness Professionals Accreditation: Physical Therapists and PT Assistants In the states where PRI is sponsoring courses and where approval through state American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) or licensing agencies is required, PRI will apply for approval for CEUs for Physical Therapists and Physical Therapist Assistants. • Approved by the Minnesota Board of Physical Therapy for Category 1 continuing education credit for 15 hours. Course approval #1753. Approval valid January 1, 2019-December 31, 2019. • Approved by the New York State Education Department, Office of the Professions. Approval valid February 18, 2019– February 17, 2022. Chiropractors In the states where PRI is sponsoring courses and where approval through state licensing agencies is required, PRI will look into applying for CEUs for Chiropractors (upon request). Requests must be made at least 90 days prior to the course date. • Approved by the Minnesota Board of Chiropractic Examiners for 15 regular units of instruction for 2019 course dates. • Approved by the New York State Education Department, Office of the Professions. Approval valid February 18, 2019– February 17, 2022. Occupational Therapists and OT Assistants The American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) recognizes PRI as an Approved Provider of continuing education. AOTA Provider #6596. Please note that the assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA. This course awards 1.5 AOTA CEUs/15 Contact Hours. Athletic Trainers Postural Restoration Institute (BOC AP# P2376) is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Certified Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of 15 Category A hours/CEUs. ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program. Course Description: This workshop is designed to offer the attendee, who has taken the PRI primary courses the opportunity to further understand the intricacies of the PRI non-manual techniques. Each primary course has specific non-manual technique programs designed to isolate, inhibit and integrate muscle when repositioning and repatterning. Guidance will be offered for appropriate integrative cueing, technique instruction and modification, reference center identification, and progression/regression based on neuromuscular demand of the techniques. This workshop will allow the attendee to engage in intensive discussion and application of several non-manual techniques, including a limited number of participant-selected techniques. Learning Objectives: • Outline the organizational layout of the PRI Non-Manual Techniques for each primary course based on neuromuscular demands and challenges. • Identify additional cueing, referencing and modification strategies when instructing PRI Non-Manual Techniques, to maximize inhibition, isolation and integration. • Select appropriate techniques for progression and regression based on patient/client performance and limitations. • Describe the importance of sensing reference centers when instructing integration techniques. • Recognize position appropriate techniques, and when to change position based on functional outcome. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Aug 25 - 26, 2020 | USD $225 | Lincoln, Nebraska
Nebraska Public Health Conference is organized by Public Health Association of Nebraska (PHAN) and will be held from Aug 25 - 26, 2020 at Nebraska Innovation Campus, Lincoln, Nebraska, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Oct 03, 2020 | CE Hours 16 | USD $285 | Lincoln, Nebraska
A Manual Therapy Approach to Treatment of Headaches is organized by Great Lakes Seminars (GLS) and will be held on Oct 03, 2020 at Lincoln, Nebraska, United States of America. Accreditation: This course has been submitted for 16 continuing education hours. Approval amounts may vary per state. Certificates of attendance with the number of course hours will be given to each participant at the completion of the course. Course Description: This one-day class focuses on taking a very common condition that is not commonly treated by therapists – headaches - and showing clinicians how to become comfortable treating it. Treatment approaches include Muscle Energy Technique (MET) to the cervical spine, myofascial release to the neck and head, posture retraining and review of other causes / treatment in a comprehensive approach. The class is evidence based and every technique is repeated multiple times throughout the class so each participant has the chance to learn them well. When you leave this class you will walk away with a comprehensive and strong foundation for treatment of the head and neck. As with all of our manual therapy courses, this seminar will follow a progression of principles and reinforce them throughout the seminar, is at least 75% hands-on lab, and will give the clinician hands-on skills they use immediately upon their return to the clinical setting. Course Objectives: At the completion of this seminar, the participant will be able to: • Correctly differentiate 4 characteristics of musculoskeletal headaches from other causes • Identify 4 different referral patterns by vertebral level • Identify 5 different referral patterns by muscle • Demonstrate the ability to complete 6 mobilizations of the cervical spine • Demonstrate the ability to treat 5 myofascial dysfunctions in muscles most commonly causing headache • Demonstrate the ability to correct 4 mechanical dysfunctions leading to muscle and joint dysfunctions Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.